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GSB R1 and R2: Lets the pants pooping commence!

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New post 18 Dec 2006, 13:19
flapjack wrote:
Rhyme, did they call you at work?


They call whatever is set to "preferred" on your application. Just log in and see.
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New post 18 Dec 2006, 13:22
Thanks Rhyme. I guess I have to wait until I go home to find out - I listed my home phone number as the preferred phone number.
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New post 18 Dec 2006, 13:23
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Thanks Rhyme. I guess I have to wait until I go home to find out - I listed my home phone number as the preferred phone number.


You can still edit it.. just log in.
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New post 18 Dec 2006, 13:27
Rhyme, that's a good suggestion. So I'll get it on my cell phone unless they already called my home (if I recevie a call at all).

Do the people who are rejected find out on Wednesday when their status is updated on the website?
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New post 18 Dec 2006, 13:50
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Well I know where I'm going next year ! :)


Rhyme, This post is confusing ? Any luck with GSB or i guess ur referring to Johnson


Ok check my first post in this thread on page 1 and you'll be clarified.


congrats man...thats 2 out of 2. So are you picking Chicago over Kellog (that is if you get into Kellog)??
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New post 18 Dec 2006, 14:02
Congrats ! You have good karma on your side.
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Well I know where I'm going next year ! :)


Rhyme, This post is confusing ? Any luck with GSB or i guess ur referring to Johnson


Ok check my first post in this thread on page 1 and you'll be clarified.


congrats man...thats 2 out of 2. So are you picking Chicago over Kellog (that is if you get into Kellog)??


I honestly cant say with 100% conviction I know for 100% sure I'd pick Chicago but I'm leaning in that direction for a few reasons (if you want to know why just ask). I'd say 80, 20 odds I'd take GSB.
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New post 18 Dec 2006, 14:23
Congrats Rhyme, that's pretty sweet. You must have been an easy admit considering how early they called you.

I'm hopeful, but not optimistic. Chicago was my first application, and my essays for subsequent applications have been so much better that I feel like I'd be really lucky to get in.

For the rejects/wait list, I wonder how they notify you? Email? Certainly not a call, right? All this waiting is making my heart pound.
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Congrats Rhyme, that's pretty sweet. You must have been an easy admit considering how early they called you.

I'm hopeful, but not optimistic. Chicago was my first application, and my essays for subsequent applications have been so much better that I feel like I'd be really lucky to get in.

For the rejects/wait list, I wonder how they notify you? Email? Certainly not a call, right? All this waiting is making my heart pound.


I doubt I was a clear admit - my GPA is low - 3.0 - my GMAT is strong but I took it THREE times. I honestly think that going to Fall Preview, connecting with students and admissions officers and probably a HUGE essay effort did it. My work experience is also very mixed.
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New post 18 Dec 2006, 15:39
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I doubt I was a clear admit - my GPA is low - 3.0 - my GMAT is strong but I took it THREE times. I honestly think that going to Fall Preview, connecting with students and admissions officers and probably a HUGE essay effort did it. My work experience is also very mixed.


i told ya rhyme!!! i knew u'd get in!!!!... looks like I MAY see ya in some classes if i take them with the full time folks... u definately deserve it...

by the way i spoke to an alumni and she said that it was definately VERY competitive as the application rates rose 40% this year... she's highly active with recruiting and stuff so she's probably pretty accurate...so u definately shud be honored as this was a VERY competitive year for business school :)
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New post 18 Dec 2006, 16:04
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rhyme: 730 GMAT, 3.0 GPA, 6 years exp, 2 alumni recs, ADMITTED 12/18


woah!!!!....congrats buddy!!!!....never doubted for a moment that you wouldn't get the offer....that makes it 2 out of 2 !!!....

party time!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
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New post 18 Dec 2006, 17:20
I envy you. :-D

Congrats buddy.
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New post 18 Dec 2006, 17:25
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Congrats ! You have good karma on your side.


Woah! It's lhotse! Whats up man??? How you been? WHERE you been?
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New post 18 Dec 2006, 18:06
I have been around..have a big day tomorrow and on thursday ! Root for me...

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lhotseface wrote:
Congrats ! You have good karma on your side.


Woah! It's lhotse! Whats up man??? How you been? WHERE you been?
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New post 18 Dec 2006, 23:05
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I have been around..have a big day tomorrow and on thursday ! Root for me...

rhyme wrote:
lhotseface wrote:
Congrats ! You have good karma on your side.


Woah! It's lhotse! Whats up man??? How you been? WHERE you been?


Whats going on?

I cant sleep.
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New post 18 Dec 2006, 23:08
Duke and Wharton. If I don't get in to Duke tomorrow...life is going to suck..BIG time !

rhyme wrote:
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I have been around..have a big day tomorrow and on thursday ! Root for me...

rhyme wrote:
lhotseface wrote:
Congrats ! You have good karma on your side.


Woah! It's lhotse! Whats up man??? How you been? WHERE you been?


Whats going on?

I cant sleep.
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lhotseface wrote:
Duke and Wharton. If I don't get in to Duke tomorrow...life is going to suck..BIG time !

rhyme wrote:
lhotseface wrote:
I have been around..have a big day tomorrow and on thursday ! Root for me...

rhyme wrote:
lhotseface wrote:
Congrats ! You have good karma on your side.


Woah! It's lhotse! Whats up man??? How you been? WHERE you been?


Whats going on?

I cant sleep.


Good luck!!!
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New post 18 Dec 2006, 23:37
Speaking of days dragging... Can you imagine MY Wednesday the 20th which starts roughly 9 hours earlier than the blessed dawn on the Great Lake of Michigan? Huh?
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New post 18 Dec 2006, 23:40
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Well I know where I'm going next year ! :)


CONGRATS BIG-BIG MAN!!!
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Speaking of days dragging... Can you imagine MY Wednesday the 20th which starts roughly 9 hours earlier than the blessed dawn on the Great Lake of Michigan? Huh?


LOL

I shouldn't laugh, but thats a pretty humorous point.
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