Last visit was: 17 Jul 2024, 17:55 It is currently 17 Jul 2024, 17:55
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
MBA Section Director
Joined: 22 Feb 2012
Affiliations: GMAT Club
Posts: 8762
Own Kudos [?]: 10197 [1]
Given Kudos: 4553
Test: Test
Send PM
MBA Section Director
Joined: 22 Feb 2012
Affiliations: GMAT Club
Posts: 8762
Own Kudos [?]: 10197 [0]
Given Kudos: 4553
Test: Test
Send PM
MBA Section Director
Joined: 22 Feb 2012
Affiliations: GMAT Club
Posts: 8762
Own Kudos [?]: 10197 [0]
Given Kudos: 4553
Test: Test
Send PM
MBA Section Director
Joined: 22 Feb 2012
Affiliations: GMAT Club
Posts: 8762
Own Kudos [?]: 10197 [0]
Given Kudos: 4553
Test: Test
Send PM
Re: Calling all UCSD Rady MBA Applicants: (2017 Intake) Class of 2019!! [#permalink]
Expert Reply
Reserved Post.
avatar
Intern
Intern
Joined: 24 Mar 2015
Posts: 35
Own Kudos [?]: 55 [1]
Given Kudos: 17
Concentration: General Management, Marketing
GMAT 1: 660 Q44 V38
GPA: 3.21
WE:Science (Pharmaceuticals and Biotech)
Send PM
Re: Calling all UCSD Rady MBA Applicants: (2017 Intake) Class of 2019!! [#permalink]
1
Kudos
I submitted my application here October 26th, received an interview invite on October 28th, had my in person interview November 8th with Sherry Hu. The interview was very standard with the usual questions and very conversational (Walk through resume, why mba/now/here, strengths, hobbies, volunteering, ethical dilemma, role model, etc.). She was able to share some wonderful answers to the questions that I posed at the end and gave me a great feel about the program. I took a tour of the Rady campus 2 weeks prior to applying which was extremely helpful and showed me a lot about the program which helped me in my decision to apply. Best of luck to everyone else, Rady seems like a great place for anyone with a mindset for innovation!
Manager
Manager
Joined: 18 Apr 2016
Posts: 78
Own Kudos [?]: 54 [0]
Given Kudos: 310
GMAT 1: 610 Q47 V27
GMAT 2: 710 Q50 V37
WE:Supply Chain Management (Aerospace and Defense)
Send PM
Re: Calling all UCSD Rady MBA Applicants: (2017 Intake) Class of 2019!! [#permalink]
funkyleaf wrote:
I submitted my application here October 26th, received an interview invite on October 28th, had my in person interview November 8th with Sherry Hu. The interview was very standard with the usual questions and very conversational (Walk through resume, why mba/now/here, strengths, hobbies, volunteering, ethical dilemma, role model, etc.). She was able to share some wonderful answers to the questions that I posed at the end and gave me a great feel about the program. I took a tour of the Rady campus 2 weeks prior to applying which was extremely helpful and showed me a lot about the program which helped me in my decision to apply. Best of luck to everyone else, Rady seems like a great place for anyone with a mindset for innovation!


Good luck!!
avatar
Intern
Intern
Joined: 24 Mar 2015
Posts: 35
Own Kudos [?]: 55 [0]
Given Kudos: 17
Concentration: General Management, Marketing
GMAT 1: 660 Q44 V38
GPA: 3.21
WE:Science (Pharmaceuticals and Biotech)
Send PM
Re: Calling all UCSD Rady MBA Applicants: (2017 Intake) Class of 2019!! [#permalink]
Received an official admit to the full time program yesterday!
avatar
Intern
Intern
Joined: 17 Apr 2013
Posts: 1
Own Kudos [?]: [0]
Given Kudos: 0
Concentration: Finance, Entrepreneurship
GMAT 1: 710 Q50 V35
Send PM
Re: Calling all UCSD Rady MBA Applicants: (2017 Intake) Class of 2019!! [#permalink]
Intern
Intern
Joined: 14 Nov 2016
Posts: 18
Own Kudos [?]: 5 [0]
Given Kudos: 2
Location: United States
Concentration: International Business, Strategy
GMAT 1: 700 Q45 V41
GPA: 3.84
WE:Business Development (Consulting)
Send PM
Re: Calling all UCSD Rady MBA Applicants: (2017 Intake) Class of 2019!! [#permalink]
funkyleaf wrote:
I submitted my application here October 26th, received an interview invite on October 28th, had my in person interview November 8th with Sherry Hu. The interview was very standard with the usual questions and very conversational (Walk through resume, why mba/now/here, strengths, hobbies, volunteering, ethical dilemma, role model, etc.). She was able to share some wonderful answers to the questions that I posed at the end and gave me a great feel about the program. I took a tour of the Rady campus 2 weeks prior to applying which was extremely helpful and showed me a lot about the program which helped me in my decision to apply. Best of luck to everyone else, Rady seems like a great place for anyone with a mindset for innovation!

When you toured the campus, did you do it through Rady? I've looked on their website and it says they run the tours the first and third Friday of every month, so I'm looking to schedule my interview around the 16th of this month (just received my invite today). Are these the only opportunities to tour campus or can I get someone to walk me around and answer questions re: MBA program outside of these Friday sessions?
avatar
Intern
Intern
Joined: 24 Mar 2015
Posts: 35
Own Kudos [?]: 55 [0]
Given Kudos: 17
Concentration: General Management, Marketing
GMAT 1: 660 Q44 V38
GPA: 3.21
WE:Science (Pharmaceuticals and Biotech)
Send PM
Re: Calling all UCSD Rady MBA Applicants: (2017 Intake) Class of 2019!! [#permalink]
cmleibold wrote:
funkyleaf wrote:
I submitted my application here October 26th, received an interview invite on October 28th, had my in person interview November 8th with Sherry Hu. The interview was very standard with the usual questions and very conversational (Walk through resume, why mba/now/here, strengths, hobbies, volunteering, ethical dilemma, role model, etc.). She was able to share some wonderful answers to the questions that I posed at the end and gave me a great feel about the program. I took a tour of the Rady campus 2 weeks prior to applying which was extremely helpful and showed me a lot about the program which helped me in my decision to apply. Best of luck to everyone else, Rady seems like a great place for anyone with a mindset for innovation!

When you toured the campus, did you do it through Rady? I've looked on their website and it says they run the tours the first and third Friday of every month, so I'm looking to schedule my interview around the 16th of this month (just received my invite today). Are these the only opportunities to tour campus or can I get someone to walk me around and answer questions re: MBA program outside of these Friday sessions?


Yes I did it through the Rady admissions office. Those Fridays are when they provide official tours from the admissions office but I am sure that if you email the admissions office and tell them your situation they should try to set you up with a student ambassador that can show you around the Rady buildings on whatever day you interview there. Goodluck!
Intern
Intern
Joined: 14 Nov 2016
Posts: 18
Own Kudos [?]: 5 [0]
Given Kudos: 2
Location: United States
Concentration: International Business, Strategy
GMAT 1: 700 Q45 V41
GPA: 3.84
WE:Business Development (Consulting)
Send PM
Re: Calling all UCSD Rady MBA Applicants: (2017 Intake) Class of 2019!! [#permalink]
funkyleaf wrote:
Yes I did it through the Rady admissions office. Those Fridays are when they provide official tours from the admissions office but I am sure that if you email the admissions office and tell them your situation they should try to set you up with a student ambassador that can show you around the Rady buildings on whatever day you interview there. Goodluck!


Awesome, thanks for your help. It sounds like your interview experience was relatively standard and low stress. Were there any outside the box questions (i.e. How many wheels are there at your airport?)?
avatar
Intern
Intern
Joined: 24 Mar 2015
Posts: 35
Own Kudos [?]: 55 [2]
Given Kudos: 17
Concentration: General Management, Marketing
GMAT 1: 660 Q44 V38
GPA: 3.21
WE:Science (Pharmaceuticals and Biotech)
Send PM
Re: Calling all UCSD Rady MBA Applicants: (2017 Intake) Class of 2019!! [#permalink]
2
Kudos
cmleibold wrote:
funkyleaf wrote:
Yes I did it through the Rady admissions office. Those Fridays are when they provide official tours from the admissions office but I am sure that if you email the admissions office and tell them your situation they should try to set you up with a student ambassador that can show you around the Rady buildings on whatever day you interview there. Goodluck!


Awesome, thanks for your help. It sounds like your interview experience was relatively standard and low stress. Were there any outside the box questions (i.e. How many wheels are there at your airport?)?


No there were no strange questions of that sort. I think if you prepare appropriately there should not be any interview that is stressful unless you psyche yourself out! Remember you have accomplished a lot to get to this point, they just want to get to know the human behind the numbers on the transcripts and "action words" on the transcript.
avatar
Intern
Intern
Joined: 25 Sep 2012
Posts: 24
Own Kudos [?]: 10 [0]
Given Kudos: 0
Send PM
Re: Calling all UCSD Rady MBA Applicants: (2017 Intake) Class of 2019!! [#permalink]
Got an Admit :)
Intern
Intern
Joined: 14 Nov 2016
Posts: 18
Own Kudos [?]: 5 [0]
Given Kudos: 2
Location: United States
Concentration: International Business, Strategy
GMAT 1: 700 Q45 V41
GPA: 3.84
WE:Business Development (Consulting)
Send PM
Re: Calling all UCSD Rady MBA Applicants: (2017 Intake) Class of 2019!! [#permalink]
Alchemist123 wrote:
Got an Admit :)


Congrats! Can you share your interview experience or anything that stood out to you about it? Who did you interview with? I have an interview next week with Jay Bryant.
avatar
Intern
Intern
Joined: 15 Dec 2015
Posts: 1
Own Kudos [?]: [0]
Given Kudos: 0
Send PM
Re: Calling all UCSD Rady MBA Applicants: (2017 Intake) Class of 2019!! [#permalink]
funkyleaf got admitted to both UCI and UCSD too, have you decided which one you going to?
Intern
Intern
Joined: 14 Nov 2016
Posts: 18
Own Kudos [?]: 5 [0]
Given Kudos: 2
Location: United States
Concentration: International Business, Strategy
GMAT 1: 700 Q45 V41
GPA: 3.84
WE:Business Development (Consulting)
Send PM
Re: Calling all UCSD Rady MBA Applicants: (2017 Intake) Class of 2019!! [#permalink]
Got an admit
Intern
Intern
Joined: 13 Mar 2015
Posts: 2
Own Kudos [?]: [0]
Given Kudos: 0
Location: Thailand
GMAT 1: 660 Q50 V28
GMAT 2: 710 Q50 V35
GPA: 3.12
WE:Engineering (Energy and Utilities)
Send PM
Re: Calling all UCSD Rady MBA Applicants: (2017 Intake) Class of 2019!! [#permalink]
Interviewed on 19-Dec with Jay Bryant. The interview took about 45 minutes. Most of the questions are pretty straightforward and common.
Got unofficial admit on 22-Dec since my new official GMAT score was not released yet.
Intern
Intern
Joined: 23 Mar 2013
Posts: 4
Own Kudos [?]: [0]
Given Kudos: 5
Concentration: Marketing, Strategy
GPA: 3.45
Send PM
Re: Calling all UCSD Rady MBA Applicants: (2017 Intake) Class of 2019!! [#permalink]
Intern
Intern
Joined: 22 Mar 2017
Posts: 19
Own Kudos [?]: 6 [0]
Given Kudos: 5
Send PM
Re: Calling all UCSD Rady MBA Applicants: (2017 Intake) Class of 2019!! [#permalink]
Hi,
Is there any international student? Btw,I got interview invitation? Please give me some detail about skype interview.

Thanks
avatar
Intern
Intern
Joined: 07 Jun 2017
Posts: 2
Own Kudos [?]: 0 [0]
Given Kudos: 0
Location: United States (CA)
GMAT 1: 700 Q51 V39
GPA: 3.38
WE:Engineering (Pharmaceuticals and Biotech)
Send PM
Re: Calling all UCSD Rady MBA Applicants: (2017 Intake) Class of 2019!! [#permalink]
got an admitted to FlexWeekend program. applied last week of May, interviewed with Jay on June 2nd
GMAT Club Bot
Re: Calling all UCSD Rady MBA Applicants: (2017 Intake) Class of 2019!! [#permalink]
 1   2   
Moderators:
GMAT Club Verbal Expert
6984 posts
GMAT Club Verbal Expert
236 posts