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Chicago (Booth) 2013 - Calling All Applicants

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New post 08 Jan 2013, 19:53
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Wonder why booth changed its interview invite release from a rolling basis to notifying everyone on the same day. Makes that day insanely nerve wrecking.


I asked someone the same question when I was on-campus. They did it because they got a lot of nervous people contacting them when they did it on a rolling basis. This way, everybody knows on the same day. Plus, Round 1's notification was at 9 AM CST, so its not really that long of a day before you find out.

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New post 08 Jan 2013, 19:57
Even my ppt got screwed while submitting. Even I was wondering if I should mail them my actual ppt. Let us know when you get a response from the ad-com.

In any case, I do not think it will have any bearing on your application. They would not mind you being extra-cautious.

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New post 08 Jan 2013, 22:15
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Just hit submit. After working non-stop on CFA/GMAT/Applications for the past 16 months, I think I know what it feels like to be released from prison


Bro, I feel you. Exactly the same here. To be honest, I'm kind of at loose ends now that I *only* have my job and my regular activities.


Wow, that's 100% what I feel!
14 long months of GMAT-Wedding-GMAT-ApplicationsX5 have ended with Chicago application submitted.

It will take me some time to relax, being geared up for such a lobg time. Damn, I spent some of my honeymoon writing essays at a mexican beach.

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New post 08 Jan 2013, 22:46
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Sorry, just read on the Yale thread that you hit the submit button after 5.

For what it's worth, I know of a person who applied to Rottman (Canada) 8 hours after the deadline and it was still considered in that round.


Thanks. I don't think it'll be an issue. :)

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Your wife is a supportive saint.

Indeed, that's why the next month is all about her :-)

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Your wife is a supportive saint.

Indeed, that's why the next month is all about her :-)

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Boot's invites are coming out the day before valentine's day.

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New post 09 Jan 2013, 02:28
Anyone know how booth's re-application process works? I heard that they dig up your previous app and do a full point-by-point comparison.

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New post 09 Jan 2013, 04:50
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Anyone know how booth's re-application process works? I heard that they dig up your previous app and do a full point-by-point comparison.


I'd be surprised if they didn't do it that way. I've heard that from a few consultants now. (and I presume not only Booth, but a lot of other schools would do this as well). I don't have info on whether Booth does a much more in-depth analysis.

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Your wife is a supportive saint.

Indeed, that's why the next month is all about her :-)

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And after two (annual) rounds, I am back in the fight.. In for R2.... Read my status, Chicago Booth!!!

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Is there published/ballpark data around how many applicants apply and get admitted from R1/R2/R3?

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In for Round 2. Suddenly the mid-decision date seems really far away!


andyandy, when is the R2 mid-decision date? I'll update the front page with that date.

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The sale only goes through midnight TONIGHT.

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check in and wait~~~

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Very very tensed!

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Indeed, that's why the next month is all about her :-)


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You're welcome, 8-)


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Luckily, they don't ship to Israel. But I appreciate your concern :-D :-D :-D

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Based on how it's been done in prior years, I went ahead and opened up a thread specifically for admitted students.

chicago-booth-class-of-2015-admitted-students-thread-146156.html#p1171883

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Last edited by rjjoyce on 28 Jan 2013, 12:54, edited 1 time in total.

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In for Round 2. Suddenly the mid-decision date seems really far away!


andyandy, when is the R2 mid-decision date? I'll update the front page with that date.

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Mid-Decision date for R2 is February 13th


ah you're right, somehow i had it in my head that it will be Jan 29th... bummer Feb 13th is SO far away!

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