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Calling all Stanford Applicants (2016 Intake) Class of 2018!!

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New post 17 Nov 2015, 11:20
Dinged as well.

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New post 17 Nov 2015, 11:24
Still havent received email... just updated status

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This place is starting to sound like a San Francisco cable car ride.

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New post 17 Nov 2015, 12:52
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This place is starting to sound like a San Francisco cable car ride.


Ding! Ding! Well done :wink:

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New post 17 Nov 2015, 13:26
Did everyone get the email notifying them? Mine still has not come through...

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Did everyone get the email notifying them? Mine still has not come through...


Yea, email notification that my status had changed.

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New post 17 Nov 2015, 14:25
You know what is dope?

Getting rejected.

Now THAT is cool.

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New post 17 Nov 2015, 16:04
My 3rd direct ding!... One more to go...

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My 3rd direct ding!... One more to go...


Hey I'm also 3 dings in and waiting for CBS RD. Best of luck!

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New post 17 Nov 2015, 16:23
Yup got my email..straight ding..


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New post 17 Nov 2015, 16:26
All the best to everyone who received the interview call..and thanks for sharing the stress by discussing in this forum.

Anyways, I feel that Stanford should change their way to inform candidates..it is not a good idea to keep us in limbo for a month (I mean the period they send out interview invites). I prefer schools that send invites at one short...
If someone is from Stanford here hope he or she can convey the message.

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New post 17 Nov 2015, 19:39
They never even bothered to email me my rejection.

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New post 17 Nov 2015, 19:52
Maybe you still have chance ;)

Looks like you and me in the same boat..applied to Stanford and Yale..

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anyone get WL?

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New post 17 Nov 2015, 21:23
Anyone else not get an email?

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New post 17 Nov 2015, 21:25
no email for me either -- they seem to have bad tech :(

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Been a silent lurker on the forum. Got rejected. I spent quite a lot of time, energy and money preparing my application. Although I am not happy with the result I accept it albeit begrudgingly. However, never to diminish anybody's stature or hard work, I think there is an element of luck involved in this process.

It was an honor to be apart of this journey,I will take Derek's advice and continue my journey elsewhere. Good luck to everybody with an invite.

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Been a silent lurker on the forum. Got rejected. I spent quite a lot of time, energy and money preparing my application. Although I am not happy with the result I accept it albeit begrudgingly. However, never to diminish anybody's stature or hard work, I think there is an element of luck involved in this process.

It was an honor to be apart of this journey,I will take Derek's advice and continue my journey elsewhere. Good luck to everybody with an invite.



They receive 8000 applications and interview 800.

Of those 8000, something like ~1500 are actually stanford quality, meaning blue chip job(McKinsey, Google, Goldman Sachs), top GMAT, and top UG GPA from a top school. They probably interview ~50 miscellaneous people (family business, weird story, who knows) and the remaining 750 slots are essentially given at random to those 2,000 qualified.

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kamisi wrote:
Been a silent lurker on the forum. Got rejected. I spent quite a lot of time, energy and money preparing my application. Although I am not happy with the result I accept it albeit begrudgingly. However, never to diminish anybody's stature or hard work, I think there is an element of luck involved in this process.

It was an honor to be apart of this journey,I will take Derek's advice and continue my journey elsewhere. Good luck to everybody with an invite.



They receive 8000 applications and interview 800.

Of those 8000, something like ~1500 are actually stanford quality, meaning blue chip job(McKinsey, Google, Goldman Sachs), top GMAT, and top UG GPA from a top school. They probably interview ~50 miscellaneous people (family business, weird story, who knows) and the remaining 750 slots are essentially given at random to those 2,000 qualified.


You may have a point. I allowed myself to be seduced by the call of the West Coast :-D Now I am a statistic.

Keep the faith people, I shall now retreat unto the shadows and lick my wounds in silence.

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Here is final update on Stanford interview invitations. Congratulations to all applicants invites for interview. Wishing better luck next time to all those who could not get invitations from Stanford.


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