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# Calling all ROSS Applicants - (2015 Intake) Class of 2017

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03 Feb 2015, 00:26
Can someone from Round 1 give some perspective on whether Ross released the interview invites in batches or were all of the invites released on one day?
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03 Feb 2015, 01:55
Sid Bajaj wrote:
nksnk wrote:
justbequiet wrote:
The interview time shown in the Ross Calendar is EST right?

Any clarity on this??
I mean the time shown in the Ross Calendar is EST right?

"This is a reminder that your interview appointment at the Ross School of Business is on ***.
All Skype interviews are listed in Eastern Time, so please be logged into Skype at the time listed above and we will video call you at that time.
We very much look forward to meeting you."

Thanks Sid Bajaj
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03 Feb 2015, 03:37
it's supposed to be just 1 day. But there have been some consortium ppl that reported getting interviews after the R2 interview date.
SubodhChawla wrote:
Can someone from Round 1 give some perspective on whether Ross released the interview invites in batches or were all of the invites released on one day?
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03 Feb 2015, 08:12
Is it normal for schools to release interview invites a couple weeks after their initial decision deadline? I wonder if this is because they got a lower yield than expected from first round and are thinking that they need to consider more applicants to fill out their class for the year?
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03 Feb 2015, 11:10
I still haven't heard anything from admission committee yet.
Is there still any hope for me or are they done sending out interview invitations?
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03 Feb 2015, 11:57
Does anybody know when admitted students weekend is this year? I can't seem to find info online.
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05 Feb 2015, 00:26
I applied in round 2 and haven't received an interview invite neither have I been denied. Being an international student I was wondering if there is still some hope for an interview invite by round 3 ?
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05 Feb 2015, 07:20
No more int'l invitations??
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05 Feb 2015, 11:48
I received a confirmation on January 21st that my application is now ready for review. I sent all the details my Jan 15th.

Can anyone clarify, if "all" the interview invites were sent my Jan 19th, then why would they mail me so late?
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06 Feb 2015, 05:54
sidelinesk wrote:
I received a confirmation on January 21st that my application is now ready for review. I sent all the details my Jan 15th.

Can anyone clarify, if "all" the interview invites were sent my Jan 19th, then why would they mail me so late?

I could be wrong but looks like you're applying for R3 instead of R2.
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06 Feb 2015, 05:56
niharika22 wrote:
I applied in round 2 and haven't received an interview invite neither have I been denied. Being an international student I was wondering if there is still some hope for an interview invite by round 3 ?

I would move on if I were you: intl student + R3 = really not much chance unless you're really very exceptionally special.
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06 Feb 2015, 06:05
I just had my ross interview yesterday with a 2nd year student via Skype. I thought it might be helpful to others if I share my experience so here we go:
1. walk through your resume (I was cut off because apparently I was giving too much details)
2. significant accomplishments in your career
3. WHY questions
4. Short term/Long term goals (I didn't feel like I had enough time for this part)
5. how to motivate others when you're in a team
6. how to overcome difficulties when working in a team, there is no specification of "difficulties" so I used "resolving conflicts" as an example
7. question period

very traditional interview, very conservational and the interviewer was sharp yet approachable. I didn't feel like I did the best that I could but oh well. Maybe I really love Ross and really want to get in and therefore I was nervous for this one.

best luck to the rest of guys interviewing soon!

go blue!
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06 Feb 2015, 06:06
I am not a R3 applicant.
Ross had given 10 working days time to send in the recommendations.
I sent in my recommendation on 15th Jan, and ROSS confirmed that it would be for R2.
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06 Feb 2015, 06:09
sidelinesk wrote:
I am not a R3 applicant.
Ross had given 10 working days time to send in the recommendations.
I sent in my recommendation on 15th Jan, and ROSS confirmed that it would be for R2.

Sorry I thought you meant you submitted your apps on the 15th.
Well then I dunno, all invites were sent on the 19th of Jan but as you can see above there are still a couple invites received on the 31st of Jan as well.
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06 Feb 2015, 07:04
Just contacted Ross adcom regarding international invites they said" At this time, all interview invitations have been sent. We have not received further information that additional invites will be sent for Round 2. Good luck in the admissions process"

I guess this means 'ding' for those who have not received invite yet..disapponted....!
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06 Feb 2015, 11:14
Quick question about interview best practices. Do you bring (and submit) an updated resume to the interview or should we stick to the original resume we submitted with the application?
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06 Feb 2015, 13:48
helenrez wrote:
Quick question about interview best practices. Do you bring (and submit) an updated resume to the interview or should we stick to the original resume we submitted with the application?

I don't think there is anything wrong with bringing an updated resume. This could actually be a launching point for a conversation with the interviewer.
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06 Feb 2015, 23:27
halloanupam wrote:
Just contacted Ross adcom regarding international invites they said" At this time, all interview invitations have been sent. We have not received further information that additional invites will be sent for Round 2. Good luck in the admissions process"

I guess this means 'ding' for those who have not received invite yet..disapponted....!

That's very disappointing! I even retook GMAT and got a 760! But it seems to be of little help. So sad right now.
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09 Feb 2015, 11:29
Hi,

I am a Master of Management applicant at Michigan-Ross. I applied on Jan 31 (Round 2 deadline was Feb 2). The process for MM admissions is similar to that of MBA.

Now I got a mail from them today saying that my application is complete and that I will get a decision by the decision notification date.(Although R2 admissions are on rolling basis)

Now, I want to know if everyone here received such a mail before getting the interview invites? If yes, how long after such a mail, did the interview invites were given out?

Any insight on this would be much appreciated.

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09 Feb 2015, 21:17
cbindia92 wrote:
Hi,

I am a Master of Management applicant at Michigan-Ross. I applied on Jan 31 (Round 2 deadline was Feb 2). The process for MM admissions is similar to that of MBA.

Now I got a mail from them today saying that my application is complete and that I will get a decision by the decision notification date.(Although R2 admissions are on rolling basis)

Now, I want to know if everyone here received such a mail before getting the interview invites? If yes, how long after such a mail, did the interview invites were given out?

Any insight on this would be much appreciated.

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This email is mere a confirmation of completeness of your application after review by admission office's staff. We all got similar emails.
The interview invites were sent out 2 weeks from the deadline, but am not sure about timeline of MM program.
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