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Penn - Under Committee Review

Post by johndoe » Thu Jul 01, 2010 10:09 am

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Re: Penn - Under Committee Review

Post by samiseaborn » Thu Jul 01, 2010 10:19 am

johndoe wrote:Anyone else under committee review at Penn?
Yep.

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Re: Penn - Under Committee Review

Post by EggShellPlaintiff » Thu Jul 01, 2010 10:21 am

I am as well. I hope we hear before the 15th.

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Re: Penn - Under Committee Review

Post by Bankhead » Thu Jul 01, 2010 10:34 am

Sure am.

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Re: Penn - Under Committee Review

Post by johndoe » Thu Jul 01, 2010 10:37 am

When did you update? Mine is yesterday, 6/30. Any idea what the time table is from here to decision?

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Re: Penn - Under Committee Review

Post by Butters23 » Thu Jul 01, 2010 10:39 am

UR as of 6/30

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Re: Penn - Under Committee Review

Post by Bankhead » Thu Jul 01, 2010 11:03 am

6/30, apparently "committee review" is a very rigorous form of review and could take up to 2 weeks.

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Re: Penn - Under Committee Review

Post by sumus romani » Thu Jul 01, 2010 11:07 am

If you don't mind my asking, what in the heck are y'all talking about? Is this off the waitlist or something? If so, good luck to everyone.

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Re: Penn - Under Committee Review

Post by Bankhead » Thu Jul 01, 2010 11:08 am

This is the transfer board. We are trying to transfer to Penn.

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Re: Penn - Under Committee Review

Post by sumus romani » Thu Jul 01, 2010 11:26 am

Bankhead wrote:This is the transfer board. We are trying to transfer to Penn.

I didn't see it. I should pay more attention to the thread topic. Thanks.

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Re: Penn - Under Committee Review

Post by samiseaborn » Thu Jul 01, 2010 11:32 am

Bankhead wrote:6/30, apparently "committee review" is a very rigorous form of review and could take up to 2 weeks.
Is there any alternative form of review they do? This sounds about right from transferapps which shows dates around July 6/14 as the earliest decisions.

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Re: Penn - Under Committee Review

Post by EggShellPlaintiff » Thu Jul 01, 2010 11:34 am

Most transfer applications are reviewed only by the Dean of Admissions, not a committee. Thus, at most schools the process is shorter.

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Re: Penn - Under Committee Review

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Re: Penn - Under Committee Review

Post by DeseoQueSea » Thu Jul 01, 2010 12:19 pm

For those who have gone complete and/or are UR, when did you submit your app?

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Re: Penn - Under Committee Review

Post by Bankhead » Thu Jul 01, 2010 12:23 pm

DeseoQueSea wrote:For those who have gone complete and/or are UR, when did you submit your app?

Thanks
6/11

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Re: Penn - Under Committee Review

Post by samiseaborn » Thu Jul 01, 2010 12:27 pm

6/20

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Re: Penn - Under Committee Review

Post by EggShellPlaintiff » Thu Jul 01, 2010 12:38 pm

6/15

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Re: Penn - Under Committee Review

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Re: Penn - Under Committee Review

Post by jellybelly123 » Thu Jul 01, 2010 1:44 pm

Also Under Committee Review -- complete 6/24, app submitted 6/15.

I called yesterday to get an idea of their timeline, they told me they might have decisions end of next week or the week after.

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Re: Penn - Under Committee Review

Post by Butters23 » Thu Jul 01, 2010 1:44 pm

DeseoQueSea wrote:For those who have gone complete and/or are UR, when did you submit your app?

Thanks
6/15

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Re: Penn - Under Committee Review

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Re: Penn - Under Committee Review

Post by EggShellPlaintiff » Mon Jul 05, 2010 6:34 pm

Since I've given up all hope of ever going complete at NYU or Columbia, I'm counting on Penn to be my pre-July 15th acceptance (b/c of the Boalt deadline).

Is anyone else optimistic that we'll hear this week?

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Re: Penn - Under Committee Review

Post by traydeuce » Mon Jul 05, 2010 6:56 pm

^^ Did you not apply to Chicago? I was kind of hoping they'd relieve me from having to do Georgetown's write-on. (The last day to enter is the 19th.)

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Re: Penn - Under Committee Review

Post by EggShellPlaintiff » Mon Jul 05, 2010 7:23 pm

Yeah I never ended up applying to Chicago. They needed me to submit my LS transcript through LSAC and I never got around to it (Penn supposedly requires that as well, but I went complete by just sending it directly from my school).

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Re: Penn - Under Committee Review

Post by traydeuce » Mon Jul 05, 2010 10:18 pm

Oh... I sent all my transcripts through LSAC. Perhaps that's my hang-up with Columbia? I knew I should have read those application instructions.

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