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longest wait from complete to acceptance/ rejection

Postby Kevinlomax » Thu Feb 06, 2014 2:40 pm

I am just wondering what the longest anyone has waited to hear from a school after their app goes complete?

Not counting being placed on the wait list, then accepted, but from complete to an answer from the school be it waitlist, accept/ reject.

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Re: longest wait from complete to acceptance/ rejection

Postby Attax » Thu Feb 06, 2014 2:42 pm

My longest so far is about 2 months.

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Re: longest wait from complete to acceptance/ rejection

Postby hailcaesar34 » Thu Feb 06, 2014 2:43 pm

3 months to the day.

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Re: longest wait from complete to acceptance/ rejection

Postby gerrydawg » Thu Feb 06, 2014 2:44 pm

10 weeks for USC, hasn't updated since complete then.

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Re: longest wait from complete to acceptance/ rejection

Postby jk148706 » Thu Feb 06, 2014 2:50 pm

Submitted to Ohio State 11/1 and I've heard nothing yet

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Re: longest wait from complete to acceptance/ rejection

Postby Christinf01 » Thu Feb 06, 2014 2:54 pm

..although this was last years cycle, I went complete in October, in review in early January, and decision came at the end of March...

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Re: longest wait from complete to acceptance/ rejection

Postby wsparker » Thu Feb 06, 2014 2:56 pm

Going on 4 months at Michigan...

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Re: longest wait from complete to acceptance/ rejection

Postby californiauser » Thu Feb 06, 2014 2:56 pm

under review since 9/24/13 at Duke

what do I win?

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Re: longest wait from complete to acceptance/ rejection

Postby Slytherpuff » Thu Feb 06, 2014 2:58 pm

californiauser wrote:under review since 9/24/13 at Duke

what do I win?

Hopefully an acceptance? :)

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Re: longest wait from complete to acceptance/ rejection

Postby Jttp89 » Thu Feb 06, 2014 2:59 pm

Typically, considering your application was submitted as soon as possible, the maximum wait is seven months. Otherwise, your wait may fall anywhere between the time your application was completed to mid-April.

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Re: longest wait from complete to acceptance/ rejection

Postby bostonbrewer » Thu Feb 06, 2014 3:03 pm

I went complete at Vanderbilt at the end of September and didn't hear anything until I got waitlisted last week, so roughly four months.

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Re: longest wait from complete to acceptance/ rejection

Postby Magical Trevor » Thu Feb 06, 2014 4:18 pm

Four and a half months, the clock is still running. But its at another reach school, so not unexpected.

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Re: longest wait from complete to acceptance/ rejection

Postby Kevinlomax » Thu Feb 06, 2014 6:31 pm

Follow up question:

If you have a longer wait period does that mean your chances for acceptance are diminished?

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Re: longest wait from complete to acceptance/ rejection

Postby Kevinlomax » Thu Feb 06, 2014 6:31 pm

californiauser wrote:under review since 9/24/13 at Duke

what do I win?



I would be pulling my hair out

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Re: longest wait from complete to acceptance/ rejection

Postby SplitMyPants » Thu Feb 06, 2014 6:54 pm

Kevinlomax wrote:
californiauser wrote:under review since 9/24/13 at Duke

what do I win?



I would be pulling my hair out


+1

And to think I was starting to stress about my UR 12/19 at Duke...

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Re: longest wait from complete to acceptance/ rejection

Postby bombaysippin » Fri Feb 07, 2014 12:41 am

californiauser wrote:under review since 9/24/13 at Duke

what do I win?


Omg...

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Re: longest wait from complete to acceptance/ rejection

Postby NoDayButToday » Fri Feb 07, 2014 11:31 am

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Re: longest wait from complete to acceptance/ rejection

Postby kobe1020 » Fri Feb 07, 2014 11:54 am

i was about to give UH shit about letting me hanging for 3 months, now i should just shut up.

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Re: longest wait from complete to acceptance/ rejection

Postby thechancellor » Fri Feb 07, 2014 12:57 pm

californiauser wrote:under review since 9/24/13 at Duke

what do I win?


Whoo, yeah, that one is really bad. I've been complete at NYU since 10/15, although at this point i think they're gonna just forget about me till April.

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Re: longest wait from complete to acceptance/ rejection

Postby Banshee » Fri Feb 07, 2014 1:12 pm

I was complete for 17 weeks at Vanderbilt. I finally caved and sent them an email expressing my continued interest and asking if there was any additional information I could provide. Apparently they didn't like that because 2 days later they sent me a rejection. :oops:

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Re: longest wait from complete to acceptance/ rejection

Postby kobe1020 » Fri Feb 07, 2014 1:43 pm

XO_MissCourtney wrote:I was complete for 17 weeks at Vanderbilt. I finally caved and sent them an email expressing my continued interest and asking if there was any additional information I could provide. Apparently they didn't like that because 2 days later they sent me a rejection. :oops:


lesson learnt....

keep calm play cool boys and girls..let's ride with those schools..

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Re: longest wait from complete to acceptance/ rejection

Postby Kevinlomax » Fri Feb 07, 2014 5:03 pm

kobe1020 wrote:
XO_MissCourtney wrote:I was complete for 17 weeks at Vanderbilt. I finally caved and sent them an email expressing my continued interest and asking if there was any additional information I could provide. Apparently they didn't like that because 2 days later they sent me a rejection. :oops:


lesson learnt....

keep calm play cool boys and girls..let's ride with those schools..



you actually think the email is what got him rejected? I think it was either coincidence or simply they just put his file into a pile and they were going to get around to rejecting him sooner or later ....his email just pushed him to the front of the line for getting rejected. To be honest I would rather get rejected soon rather then later

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Re: longest wait from complete to acceptance/ rejection

Postby leib10 » Fri Feb 07, 2014 5:20 pm

Applied to U of Houston 11/13... still stuck on the second review date of 12/20.

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Re: longest wait from complete to acceptance/ rejection

Postby alanjd » Wed Mar 05, 2014 2:19 am

"Complete" status since 1/9 at Oregon. Reading these waiting times make me feel a little better - or worse.

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Re: longest wait from complete to acceptance/ rejection

Postby Magical Trevor » Wed Mar 05, 2014 2:54 am

I'm waiting on my last school, complete since 18 September. My first seat deposit is due soon and that final school is about to become a non-option by default.



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