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Calling All Duke Fall 2010 Applicants! (MERGED)

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12 Nov 2009, 10:10
Will Duke release any decisions for R1 applicants before the official Jan 19th date?
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12 Nov 2009, 10:12
I don't think they will. But we will have to see. They do notification by email right?
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12 Nov 2009, 10:39
No worries Billy. Fingers crossed for all of us.
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12 Nov 2009, 11:04
Did you all use the same format suggested by Duke?
or something similar would do?
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12 Nov 2009, 11:13
fuqua09 wrote:
Did you all use the same format suggested by Duke?
or something similar would do?

Are you talking about the resume? I used my own, it looks very similar in structure and content to the Duke's example. Just not the fonts and stuff.
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12 Nov 2009, 12:01
Hi foqua09
I think you are asking about essays. I used 10 point font and 1.5 line spacing. Anything less that 10 would be too small. And single spaced would be crowded. I suppose you can use double spaced if you want that is if your essays are short. Hope that helps.
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12 Nov 2009, 12:03
Hi billyjeans
What Duke Format for Resume? Do they have a format for Resume. Could you elaborate
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12 Nov 2009, 13:41
Ari123 wrote:
Hi billyjeans
What Duke Format for Resume? Do they have a format for Resume. Could you elaborate

They have a sample resume with the application but its set up for a current student (education first). I put my work experiance first. I don't think you should feel the need to tailor yours to the example at all. I think its more meant to let people know they are looking for a resume and not a CV
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12 Nov 2009, 13:45
Just submitted too...Good luck to all.

Done with Rd 1.
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12 Nov 2009, 14:33
Just submitted R1 as well. Its been a rough few months, but managed to get all 4 of my schools in for R1. Good luck to everyone!
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12 Nov 2009, 14:57
Just submitted ... that was close
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12 Nov 2009, 14:59
submitted.

thanks for your responses guys. The admissions office got back to me overnight and i could submit with the lowered fees.
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12 Nov 2009, 15:38
billyjeans wrote:
I don't think they will. But we will have to see. They do notification by email right?

It's by email, and it only comes on release day.
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12 Nov 2009, 15:40
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Ari123 wrote:
Hi billyjeans
What Duke Format for Resume? Do they have a format for Resume. Could you elaborate

They have a sample resume with the application but its set up for a current student (education first). I put my work experiance first. I don't think you should feel the need to tailor yours to the example at all. I think its more meant to let people know they are looking for a resume and not a CV

I would just add that while you should feel free to do whatever you want with your resume, I saw plenty of resumes that were just bad back when I was working for admissions at Fuqua. They were within the length guidelines, but were poorly formatted, poorly worded, and didn't do a good job of presenting the person's skills and experiences.
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12 Nov 2009, 16:39
Was awfully close to submitting today but decided my essays weren't ready (the anticipated Wharton ding might have had something to do with it). One of my recommenders submitted and I feel bad about that but want to get these essays right.

So, on that note, in for R2.
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13 Nov 2009, 00:10
I submitted earlier today and I'm in for R1. Holding my breath for Jan 19th. I'm going to be blue by then.
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14 Nov 2009, 01:43
count me in for r2
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15 Nov 2009, 10:01
Submitted on Wednesday, not had an interview yet, hopefully will get one in December!
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15 Nov 2009, 23:18
Argh! I'm going in for R2.
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16 Nov 2009, 14:47
Another Duke R1 applicant. Please add me to the roll call. Thanks!
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