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# Calling all Darden Fall 2009 applicants!

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15 Nov 2008, 19:12
Wow, Darden's in the top 10 most popular schools by number of application so far according to admissions411.com.
Highly unscientific, but perhaps a sign of things to come?

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16 Nov 2008, 20:15
So I'm (finally) starting the Darden essays for Rd 2. One thing I'm curious about - there's no explicit question that says "why darden". I was thinking of incorpating bits of that into essays 1 and 3, but with those word limits, it could be pretty tricky...

Is that what y'all R1-ers did?

thanks

PS should we start a Rd 2 list?

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17 Nov 2008, 04:12
Where's the R1 roll call, folks? Start one with your submit dates so I can post it on the first page of this thread.

R2 Applicants
ac8706
atlmba2009
solaris1

ac8706 wrote:
PS should we start a Rd 2 list?

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17 Nov 2008, 06:04
I submitted for R1 on October 28.
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17 Nov 2008, 06:35
nadtrans wrote:
ryguy904
vdhawan1 (?)
Ntang
achilles09 (?)
McDargoiowkel
devansh_god
Captain
Leverandon
dghazer
jdburg26
nadtrans

This is the closest we had to R1 list. I don't know if it matters when we submitted since everyone's status seems to be progressing lockstep. But I got mine in 10/27.

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17 Nov 2008, 07:48
i submitted 10.24 - round 1

Last edited by chitown06 on 18 Nov 2008, 11:05, edited 1 time in total.

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17 Nov 2008, 08:04
I applied R1 and found that while I hit the "why Darden" in essay 1, it was easier to flesh out in the third (case study). FYI... when I went to their open house a while back they were very insistent that folks observe the word count - "expressing your thoughts concisely is what the case method is all about."

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17 Nov 2008, 08:21
Thanks, mav. +1 to you. Added that roll call to page 1. Leaving out the submit dates for now.

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17 Nov 2008, 09:42
R1 Applicants:
ryguy904
vdhawan1 (?)
Ntang
achilles09 (?)
McDargoiowkel
devansh_god
Captain
Leverandon
dghazer
jdburg26
nadtrans
chitown06
cs11
terp26
URSB710

R2 Applicants:
ac8706
atlmba2009
solaris1
maverick2011
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Olin(R1) Darden(R1) UNC(R2) Ross(R2) Smeal(R1) Emory(R2) Ga Tech (R1)

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17 Nov 2008, 21:51
nadtrans wrote:
I had some difficulty with the Darden essays to incorprate the 'why darden' bit. i used all the three essays to answer that implicit question.

Thanks nadtrans! Glad to know I'm not the only one thinking that it's tricky

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18 Nov 2008, 09:46
R1 Applicants:
Captain
chitown06
cs11
devansh_god
dghazer
jdburg26
Leverandon (JD/MBA)
McDargoiowkel
nadtrans
Ntang
ryguy904 | submitted 10/28
terp26
URSB710

R2 Applicants:
ac8706
atlmba2009
solaris1
maverick2011

Just want to make sure this tally is for submitted applicants (not merely interested or intended apps). Otherwise it makes it more difficult to track submitted dates as well as those that have limited postings. Don't worry, the deadlines will come soon enough and we'll add you to the list once you submit. Also, I deleted the two people with question marks just because I didn't know what there status was. Again, just trying to keep an accurate tally. Nevertheless, please feel free to update accordingly. Thanks.

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18 Nov 2008, 13:51
I submitted on 10/28 if we are tracking those things.
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18 Nov 2008, 13:54
My application status is still "Application Complete". Should it change to "Pending" to indicate that they are reviewing it?
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18 Nov 2008, 13:56
Mine is still complete as well. Nothing to worry about there, I think.
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18 Nov 2008, 16:05
Leverandon wrote:
Mine is still complete as well. Nothing to worry about there, I think.

Mine is pending, but I'm starting to get a little restless. I applied to another school after UVA and have already received the admissions decision. I really think their applications are through the roof this year.

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18 Nov 2008, 16:23
McDargoiowkel, what was the other school you applied and got a decision. Also, if you listened to their blog post, they are going to review ALL applications for R1 before sending out any invites...so we are waiting for them to review all R1 in detailed...hence the delay.

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18 Nov 2008, 17:01
jimmyjamesdonkey wrote:
McDargoiowkel, what was the other school you applied and got a decision. Also, if you listened to their blog post, they are going to review ALL applications for R1 before sending out any invites...so we are waiting for them to review all R1 in detailed...hence the delay.

Where did she say ALL applications?

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18 Nov 2008, 17:06
Not sure..thought I heard or read it someplace....could be wrong...

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18 Nov 2008, 19:28
McDargoiowkel wrote:
Leverandon wrote:
Mine is still complete as well. Nothing to worry about there, I think.

Mine is pending, but I'm starting to get a little restless. I applied to another school after UVA and have already received the admissions decision. I really think their applications are through the roof this year.

Oh, you know what...mind switched to pending as well.
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19 Nov 2008, 14:45
Leverandon wrote:
McDargoiowkel wrote:
Leverandon wrote:
Mine is still complete as well. Nothing to worry about there, I think.

Mine is pending, but I'm starting to get a little restless. I applied to another school after UVA and have already received the admissions decision. I really think their applications are through the roof this year.

Oh, you know what...mind switched to pending as well.

Moved from "Pending" to "Pending Committee Review."

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