GMAT Changed on April 16th - Read about the latest changes here

It is currently 22 Apr 2018, 05:12

Close

GMAT Club Daily Prep

Thank you for using the timer - this advanced tool can estimate your performance and suggest more practice questions. We have subscribed you to Daily Prep Questions via email.

Customized
for You

we will pick new questions that match your level based on your Timer History

Track
Your Progress

every week, we’ll send you an estimated GMAT score based on your performance

Practice
Pays

we will pick new questions that match your level based on your Timer History

Not interested in getting valuable practice questions and articles delivered to your email? No problem, unsubscribe here.

Close

Request Expert Reply

Confirm Cancel

Events & Promotions

Events & Promotions in June
Open Detailed Calendar

Calling all Johnson 2018 applicants - class of 2020

  new topic post reply Update application status  
Author Message
Manager
Manager
avatar
B
Joined: 24 Aug 2017
Posts: 168
Location: United States
GMAT 1: 680 Q44 V38
GPA: 4
Re: Calling all Johnson 2018 applicants - class of 2020 [#permalink]

Show Tags

New post 23 Mar 2018, 13:19
CPGguyMBA2018 wrote:
slipmeone wrote:
There was a large number of January round admits yesterday on clearadmit. Anyone in this camp care to comment on when they interviewed? I interviewed on 3/5 and I’m trying to gauge how long I can expect to wait before a decision.


Sent from my iPhone using GMAT Club Forum


I was invited on 2/24 and interviewed 3/12.
For those admitted yesterday, date interview ranges from as early as 2/09 to as late as 3/14.



Sent from my iPhone using GMAT Club Forum mobile app


And were you accepted yesterday? I don't see your status updated.
Manager
Manager
avatar
B
Joined: 24 Aug 2017
Posts: 168
Location: United States
GMAT 1: 680 Q44 V38
GPA: 4
Re: Calling all Johnson 2018 applicants - class of 2020 [#permalink]

Show Tags

New post 23 Mar 2018, 13:21
cpgcohort wrote:
slipmeone wrote:
There was a large number of January round admits yesterday on clearadmit. Anyone in this camp care to comment on when they interviewed? I interviewed on 3/5 and I’m trying to gauge how long I can expect to wait before a decision.


Sent from my iPhone using GMAT Club Forum


Submitted 11/10/17
Interviewed 1/8/18
Accepted 3/22/18


Sent from my iPhone using GMAT Club Forum mobile app


Wow..what a wait. I truly hope they get much faster here at the end. I don't have nearly 3 months to wait :O
Manager
Manager
User avatar
B
Joined: 28 Dec 2016
Posts: 86
Location: United States (IL)
Concentration: Marketing, General Management
Schools: Johnson '20 (M)
GMAT 1: 700 Q47 V38
Reviews Badge CAT Tests
Re: Calling all Johnson 2018 applicants - class of 2020 [#permalink]

Show Tags

New post 23 Mar 2018, 13:21
No.. i didnt hear from them yesterday


Sent from my iPhone using GMAT Club Forum
Manager
Manager
avatar
B
Joined: 24 Aug 2017
Posts: 168
Location: United States
GMAT 1: 680 Q44 V38
GPA: 4
Re: Calling all Johnson 2018 applicants - class of 2020 [#permalink]

Show Tags

New post 23 Mar 2018, 13:24
CPGguyMBA2018 wrote:
No.. i didnt hear from them yesterday


Sent from my iPhone using GMAT Club Forum


Oh ok sorry. You were responding to that other post's request for interview date for those accepted so I assumed you were.
Intern
Intern
avatar
Joined: 25 Jan 2017
Posts: 2
Re: Calling all Johnson 2018 applicants - class of 2020 [#permalink]

Show Tags

New post 23 Mar 2018, 14:45
What is everyone’s thought on sending additional/updated application material prior to decision?

Applied: Round 3
Interview: Mid Feb

Still haven’t heard. I have some additional topics that i wasn’t able to smoothly add into interview (I.e., passed level I of CFA). Additionally, I met with current students because I felt my application was lacking contact with current students (really only spoke with alumni).

Gmat is lower end of typical top 10 80% range.

Thoughts on sending updates before decision??






Sent from my iPhone using GMAT Club Forum mobile app
Manager
Manager
User avatar
B
Joined: 28 Dec 2016
Posts: 86
Location: United States (IL)
Concentration: Marketing, General Management
Schools: Johnson '20 (M)
GMAT 1: 700 Q47 V38
Reviews Badge CAT Tests
Re: Calling all Johnson 2018 applicants - class of 2020 [#permalink]

Show Tags

New post 23 Mar 2018, 15:25
rdough10 wrote:
What is everyone’s thought on sending additional/updated application material prior to decision?

Applied: Round 3
Interview: Mid Feb

Still haven’t heard. I have some additional topics that i wasn’t able to smoothly add into interview (I.e., passed level I of CFA). Additionally, I met with current students because I felt my application was lacking contact with current students (really only spoke with alumni).

Gmat is lower end of typical top 10 80% range.

Thoughts on sending updates before decision??






Sent from my iPhone using GMAT Club Forum mobile app


So.. my humble opinion is that I heard adcoms generally dont take additional information into consideration once the application is submitted. If you couldnt manage to elaborate updates during your interview, i wouldnt send the updates. I would rather save those bullets in case you get waitlisted. Otherwise, you would have no updates to share when you actually get waitlisted. Just my opinion though.



Sent from my iPhone using GMAT Club Forum mobile app
1 KUDOS received
Intern
Intern
avatar
B
Joined: 18 Dec 2017
Posts: 8
Location: United States (GA)
GRE 1: 310 Q155 V155
GPA: 1
Re: Calling all Johnson 2018 applicants - class of 2020 [#permalink]

Show Tags

New post 23 Mar 2018, 15:34
1
This post received
KUDOS
rdough10 wrote:
What is everyone’s thought on sending additional/updated application material prior to decision?

Applied: Round 3
Interview: Mid Feb

Still haven’t heard. I have some additional topics that i wasn’t able to smoothly add into interview (I.e., passed level I of CFA). Additionally, I met with current students because I felt my application was lacking contact with current students (really only spoke with alumni).

Gmat is lower end of typical top 10 80% range.

Thoughts on sending updates before decision??






Sent from my iPhone using GMAT Club Forum mobile app


I am going to have to respectfully disagree with CPGguyMBA2018. After my interview in January I sent two emails to the adcom (each 5 weeks apart) and was admitted just yesterday. The first email detailed a recent promotion I had received at work after my interview date and the second was a letter intent that stated my desired outcome (“If admitted, I intend to enroll”) along with the specific reasons why Johnson was the best fit for me. Now, I am not sure if these updates actually had a hand in my eventual admit decision, but I do know that the wonderful people in the Johnson admissions office encouraged me to send (relevant) updates that could in any way bolster my application. Hope this helps and good luck!


Sent from my iPhone using GMAT Club Forum mobile app
Manager
Manager
User avatar
B
Joined: 28 Dec 2016
Posts: 86
Location: United States (IL)
Concentration: Marketing, General Management
Schools: Johnson '20 (M)
GMAT 1: 700 Q47 V38
Reviews Badge CAT Tests
Re: Calling all Johnson 2018 applicants - class of 2020 [#permalink]

Show Tags

New post 23 Mar 2018, 15:37
cpgcohort wrote:
rdough10 wrote:
What is everyone’s thought on sending additional/updated application material prior to decision?

Applied: Round 3
Interview: Mid Feb

Still haven’t heard. I have some additional topics that i wasn’t able to smoothly add into interview (I.e., passed level I of CFA). Additionally, I met with current students because I felt my application was lacking contact with current students (really only spoke with alumni).

Gmat is lower end of typical top 10 80% range.

Thoughts on sending updates before decision??






Sent from my iPhone using GMAT Club Forum mobile app


I am going to have to respectfully disagree with CPGguyMBA2018. After my interview in January I sent two emails to the adcom (each 5 weeks apart) and was admitted just yesterday. The first email detailed a recent promotion I had received at work after my interview date and the second was a letter intent that stated my desired outcome (“If admitted, I intend to enroll”) along with the specific reasons why Johnson was the best fit for me. Now, I am not sure if these updates actually had a hand in my eventual admit decision, but I do know that the wonderful people in the Johnson admissions office encouraged me to send (relevant) updates that could in any way bolster my application. Hope this helps and good luck!


Sent from my iPhone using GMAT Club Forum mobile app


This is a very good insight! Thanks for sharing cpgcohort


Sent from my iPhone using GMAT Club Forum mobile app
Intern
Intern
avatar
Joined: 25 Jan 2017
Posts: 2
Re: Calling all Johnson 2018 applicants - class of 2020 [#permalink]

Show Tags

New post 23 Mar 2018, 16:15
CPGguyMBA2018 wrote:
cpgcohort wrote:
rdough10 wrote:
What is everyone’s thought on sending additional/updated application material prior to decision?

Applied: Round 3
Interview: Mid Feb

Still haven’t heard. I have some additional topics that i wasn’t able to smoothly add into interview (I.e., passed level I of CFA). Additionally, I met with current students because I felt my application was lacking contact with current students (really only spoke with alumni).

Gmat is lower end of typical top 10 80% range.

Thoughts on sending updates before decision??






Sent from my iPhone using GMAT Club Forum mobile app


I am going to have to respectfully disagree with CPGguyMBA2018. After my interview in January I sent two emails to the adcom (each 5 weeks apart) and was admitted just yesterday. The first email detailed a recent promotion I had received at work after my interview date and the second was a letter intent that stated my desired outcome (“If admitted, I intend to enroll”) along with the specific reasons why Johnson was the best fit for me. Now, I am not sure if these updates actually had a hand in my eventual admit decision, but I do know that the wonderful people in the Johnson admissions office encouraged me to send (relevant) updates that could in any way bolster my application. Hope this helps and good luck!


Sent from my iPhone using GMAT Club Forum mobile app


This is a very good insight! Thanks for sharing cpgcohort


Sent from my iPhone using GMAT Club Forum mobile app


Thank you both! My thought was wait to have in my back pocket in case of WL but if I get dinged, the point is moot. Reassured me that updated the adcom isn’t a bad thing.


Sent from my iPhone using GMAT Club Forum mobile app
Intern
Intern
avatar
Joined: 08 Mar 2012
Posts: 9
GMAT 1: 670 Q44 V38
Re: Calling all Johnson 2018 applicants - class of 2020 [#permalink]

Show Tags

New post 24 Mar 2018, 08:00
wallstreetmonkey7 wrote:
Also, has Cornell always been like this (regarding the delayed decisions)? Or is it due to recent changes at the school?


class of 2015 here. Delay seems to be due to recent changes. Never had delay during my app cycle.
Intern
Intern
avatar
B
Joined: 08 Jan 2018
Posts: 25
Location: United States
GRE 1: 315 Q155 V160
GPA: 3.65
Re: Calling all Johnson 2018 applicants - class of 2020 [#permalink]

Show Tags

New post 25 Mar 2018, 05:31
Ugh currently waitlisted at Darden and waiting on Johnson. Would probably forgo trying to get off WL if Johnson works out.


Sent from my iPhone using GMAT Club Forum
Manager
Manager
avatar
B
Joined: 01 Nov 2017
Posts: 126
Location: United States
Re: Calling all Johnson 2018 applicants - class of 2020 [#permalink]

Show Tags

New post 25 Mar 2018, 19:45
It seems like a couple people got interview invites this past weekend...this late in the process
Manager
Manager
avatar
B
Joined: 06 Jan 2018
Posts: 60
Location: United States
GMAT 1: 200 Q1 V1
GPA: 1
Calling all Johnson 2018 applicants - class of 2020 [#permalink]

Show Tags

New post 25 Mar 2018, 20:26
cpgcohort wrote:
rdough10 wrote:
What is everyone’s thought on sending additional/updated application material prior to decision?

Applied: Round 3
Interview: Mid Feb

Still haven’t heard. I have some additional topics that i wasn’t able to smoothly add into interview (I.e., passed level I of CFA). Additionally, I met with current students because I felt my application was lacking contact with current students (really only spoke with alumni).

Gmat is lower end of typical top 10 80% range.

Thoughts on sending updates before decision??






Sent from my iPhone using GMAT Club Forum mobile app


I am going to have to respectfully disagree with CPGguyMBA2018. After my interview in January I sent two emails to the adcom (each 5 weeks apart) and was admitted just yesterday. The first email detailed a recent promotion I had received at work after my interview date and the second was a letter intent that stated my desired outcome (“If admitted, I intend to enroll”) along with the specific reasons why Johnson was the best fit for me. Now, I am not sure if these updates actually had a hand in my eventual admit decision, but I do know that the wonderful people in the Johnson admissions office encouraged me to send (relevant) updates that could in any way bolster my application. Hope this helps and good luck!


Sent from my iPhone using GMAT Club Forum mobile app


I am assuming you have very unique WE or some other hook, but I'm guessing Johnson put you in a holding pattern due to your relatively low test score. Honestly I don't see a letter of intent helping a normal application that much, especially this late in the game. Did you happen to retake your GRE while updating your application? Congrats on getting in.
Manager
Manager
User avatar
B
Joined: 28 Dec 2016
Posts: 86
Location: United States (IL)
Concentration: Marketing, General Management
Schools: Johnson '20 (M)
GMAT 1: 700 Q47 V38
Reviews Badge CAT Tests
Re: Calling all Johnson 2018 applicants - class of 2020 [#permalink]

Show Tags

New post 25 Mar 2018, 20:41
wallstreetmonkey7 wrote:
It seems like a couple people got interview invites this past weekend...this late in the process


I noticed that too. I think that may well be the last wave of invitations for R3 given that R4 deadline is fast approaching (4/5). For R3, i think this week is going to be the make or break point for a lot of people.


Sent from my iPhone using GMAT Club Forum mobile app
Manager
Manager
avatar
B
Joined: 24 Aug 2017
Posts: 168
Location: United States
GMAT 1: 680 Q44 V38
GPA: 4
Re: Calling all Johnson 2018 applicants - class of 2020 [#permalink]

Show Tags

New post 26 Mar 2018, 12:52
So we thinking maybe some admit calls this Thursday?
Manager
Manager
avatar
B
Joined: 01 Nov 2017
Posts: 126
Location: United States
Re: Calling all Johnson 2018 applicants - class of 2020 [#permalink]

Show Tags

New post 26 Mar 2018, 12:55
Nson40 wrote:
So we thinking maybe some admit calls this Thursday?


Why Thursday?
Manager
Manager
User avatar
B
Joined: 28 Dec 2016
Posts: 86
Location: United States (IL)
Concentration: Marketing, General Management
Schools: Johnson '20 (M)
GMAT 1: 700 Q47 V38
Reviews Badge CAT Tests
Re: Calling all Johnson 2018 applicants - class of 2020 [#permalink]

Show Tags

New post 26 Mar 2018, 12:58
I remember someone in the thread saying that based on historical post, adcoms meet on wed and release decisions on thu. Funnily enough, many decisions were released last thu. Given that starting next week, adcoms will review R4 apps, i think this thu is actually a very acceptable guestimate.


Sent from my iPhone using GMAT Club Forum
Manager
Manager
User avatar
B
Joined: 28 Dec 2016
Posts: 86
Location: United States (IL)
Concentration: Marketing, General Management
Schools: Johnson '20 (M)
GMAT 1: 700 Q47 V38
Reviews Badge CAT Tests
Calling all Johnson 2018 applicants - class of 2020 [#permalink]

Show Tags

New post 26 Mar 2018, 13:00
Is it almost always true that
Emails=waitlist or rejection
Phone call = acceptance?


Sent from my iPhone using GMAT Club Forum
Manager
Manager
avatar
B
Joined: 01 Nov 2017
Posts: 126
Location: United States
Re: Calling all Johnson 2018 applicants - class of 2020 [#permalink]

Show Tags

New post 26 Mar 2018, 14:33
CPGguyMBA2018 wrote:
Is it almost always true that
Emails=waitlist or rejection
Phone call = acceptance?


Sent from my iPhone using GMAT Club Forum


I think it depends on the school.


Sent from my iPhone using GMAT Club Forum mobile app
Manager
Manager
avatar
B
Joined: 01 Nov 2017
Posts: 126
Location: United States
Re: Calling all Johnson 2018 applicants - class of 2020 [#permalink]

Show Tags

New post 28 Mar 2018, 13:06
People are getting off of waitlists now on Clearadmit...
Re: Calling all Johnson 2018 applicants - class of 2020   [#permalink] 28 Mar 2018, 13:06

Go to page   Previous    1  ...  20   21   22   23   24   25   26   27   28   29  ...  31    Next  [ 604 posts ] 

Display posts from previous: Sort by

Calling all Johnson 2018 applicants - class of 2020

  new topic post reply Update application status  


GMAT Club MBA Forum Home| About| Terms and Conditions| GMAT Club Rules| Contact| Sitemap

Powered by phpBB © phpBB Group | Emoji artwork provided by EmojiOne

Kindly note that the GMAT® test is a registered trademark of the Graduate Management Admission Council®, and this site has neither been reviewed nor endorsed by GMAC®.