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# Consequences for missing GMAT appointment?

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26 Jan 2010, 14:51
Other than giving up the registration fee, are there any consequences for failing to turn up to the test center? Will a missed appointment be shown on the score report?

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26 Jan 2010, 15:40
carriedinterest wrote:
Other than giving up the registration fee, are there any consequences for failing to turn up to the test center? Will a missed appointment be shown on the score report?

I don't think there are any negative consequences for missing a GMAT Appointment.
If you are not traveling and available, you should try to make it - it is a very valuable experience, and no, do not cancel your scores. Schools don't care if you have 400 followed by 650, they just take the 650.

Can you take the test?
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26 Jan 2010, 22:56
Try to reschedule the appointment if possible and just pay a fee.

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26 Jan 2010, 23:00
tan888 wrote:
Try to reschedule the appointment if possible and just pay a fee.

You lose everything if rescheduling within 7 days.
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27 Jan 2010, 04:52
Thanks for the responses. I've already missed the appointment - was scheduled to take it in December, but had to leave the country unexpectedly to tend to a family emergency. I've since decided to enroll in a course to brush up on a few fundamentals with the aim of sitting the exam in April.

I understand that there is no way to recoup my registration fee - but as long as a missed appointment won't reflect poorly on my score report, I'm happy.

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27 Jan 2010, 22:32
Sorry to hear about that. Hope everything will work out. Good luck.

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28 Jan 2010, 03:55
carriedinterest wrote:
Thanks for the responses. I've already missed the appointment - was scheduled to take it in December, but had to leave the country unexpectedly to tend to a family emergency. I've since decided to enroll in a course to brush up on a few fundamentals with the aim of sitting the exam in April.

I understand that there is no way to recoup my registration fee - but as long as a missed appointment won't reflect poorly on my score report, I'm happy.

Dont worry about missing the appointment and start again with full enthusiasm.
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28 Jan 2010, 06:16
I'm sure the GMAC is very thankful for the \$250 donation
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28 Jan 2010, 07:09
lol yea gmac is earning a lot.
for submission of score it charges, for reschedule , retakes...a lot of money.

But best is it maintains good standards of exam.
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28 Jan 2010, 11:50
carriedinterest wrote:
Thanks for the responses. I've already missed the appointment - was scheduled to take it in December, but had to leave the country unexpectedly to tend to a family emergency. I've since decided to enroll in a course to brush up on a few fundamentals with the aim of sitting the exam in April.

I understand that there is no way to recoup my registration fee - but as long as a missed appointment won't reflect poorly on my score report, I'm happy.

Kudos to you for turning something tough into an opportunity. Now you'll be even more prepared!

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