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Calling all Fuqua Waitlisted Applicants (2018 Intake) Class of 2020!

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Hey guys,

I have withdrawn my offer of admission in Duke. Good luck to all of you who can get my spot.
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The fuqua FB group has over almost 500 members and at least 400 of them look like fresh admits . Stiff chances of converting to an admit . .. in a class of 440. Wish fuqua just dinged you .


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The fuqua FB group has over almost 500 members and at least 400 of them look like fresh admits . Stiff chances of converting to an admit . .. in a class of 440. Wish fuqua just dinged you .




FYI, a lot of people in the group might be current 1st/2nd year Fuqua students (probably there to connect with fresh admits/help answer questions) so I wouldn't read too much into the overall size of the facebook group.
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The fuqua FB group has over almost 500 members and at least 400 of them look like fresh admits . Stiff chances of converting to an admit . .. in a class of 440. Wish fuqua just dinged you .




FYI, a lot of people in the group might be current 1st/2nd year Fuqua students (probably there to connect with fresh admits/help answer questions) so I wouldn't read too much into the overall size of the facebook group.


Yea agree with Chanda here - I'd say 50% of those are admissions ambassadors and fellows.

Fuqua isn't one of those schools that converts a lot of the WL, but it does happen. All about showing Fuqua is your top school - this coming from a reapplicant
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The fuqua FB group has over almost 500 members and at least 400 of them look like fresh admits . Stiff chances of converting to an admit . .. in a class of 440. Wish fuqua just dinged you .




FYI, a lot of people in the group might be current 1st/2nd year Fuqua students (probably there to connect with fresh admits/help answer questions) so I wouldn't read too much into the overall size of the facebook group.


Yea agree with Chanda here - I'd say 50% of those are admissions ambassadors and fellows.

Fuqua isn't one of those schools that converts a lot of the WL, but it does happen. All about showing Fuqua is your top school - this coming from a reapplicant



Congrats on getting an admit after getting denied the first time. It's always great to see grit winning the game.
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Chanda2017 wrote:
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The fuqua FB group has over almost 500 members and at least 400 of them look like fresh admits . Stiff chances of converting to an admit . .. in a class of 440. Wish fuqua just dinged you .




FYI, a lot of people in the group might be current 1st/2nd year Fuqua students (probably there to connect with fresh admits/help answer questions) so I wouldn't read too much into the overall size of the facebook group.


Exactly, thats why I counted seperating those members. and came up with a 400ish out of 500 Number. .
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Chanda2017 wrote:
9SidMn wrote:
The fuqua FB group has over almost 500 members and at least 400 of them look like fresh admits . Stiff chances of converting to an admit . .. in a class of 440. Wish fuqua just dinged you .




FYI, a lot of people in the group might be current 1st/2nd year Fuqua students (probably there to connect with fresh admits/help answer questions) so I wouldn't read too much into the overall size of the facebook group.


Yea agree with Chanda here - I'd say 50% of those are admissions ambassadors and fellows.

Fuqua isn't one of those schools that converts a lot of the WL, but it does happen. All about showing Fuqua is your top school - this coming from a reapplicant


Wouldn't think too much about the size of the FB group. Many, many of those members are current students.

I don't have statistics on WL conversion, but I can count at least 10 in my cohort section who I know made it into the class off the WL. Some of them were finding out as late as July, as well. Lots of time left!
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Did anyone attend Duke MBA Webinar for Waitlisted Applicant seminar today held by Assistant Director of Admissions Lauren Sutherland . If so it will be really great if you can share insights or even better recording of session. I was registered for the event but somehow missed it.
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I did. You can PM me your questions.
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