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***The Official UNLV Class of 2017 Interview/Acceptance Thread***

Discussion in 'School Specific Discussions' started by teethfordays, 08.10.12.


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  1. teethfordays

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    UNLV prospective students unite! Since there doesn't seem too be too many of us...YET, I figured this is a place where we can share stats, interview dates, thoughts, concerns, etc. :)

    I will be interviewing on Sept. 14. Hope to see some of you there! :D

    Anyone know where I could find the interview/acceptance rate for OOS applicants?
     
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  2. Amberena

    Amberena Resident Redhead

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    Interviewing September 14th as well!
     
  3. McDivot

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    Are you two both in-state or OOS and when did you turn in your applications? I am an OOS applicant and I received an email from UNLV on on July 27th saying that my application was complete and would be under review. I am wondering how long it took you guys to receive an invite to interview after turning in your application.

    AA: 22 TS: 20 PAT: 21
    BCP: 3.84 GPA: 3.78
     
  4. zackc19

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    Hey ya'll. I was fourth batch, but just completed my app with them (missing a LOR from a dentist) about a week ago. Hoping to hear about an interview soon... At least I haven't been rejected yet I guess... Good luck all!

    OOS
    sGPA: 3.47
    oGPA: 3.6

    DAT: 20/19/19
     
  5. teethfordays

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    I was in 3rd batch, and I'm OOS. I got the "welcome" email on July 16 and sent my supp in a few days after, "file complete" on July 23, and the interview invite email on August 9.
     
  6. antiCRYotics

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    congrats on the interviews! Ill be starting dental school this year at unlv and feel free to ask me any questions
     
  7. zackc19

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    Wow. It's been quiet. No interview invites for a while?
     
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  10. periopocket

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    They are handing them out again!
     
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  11. zackc19

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    Ahhhh!
     
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    when?!?!? :scared:
     
  13. periopocket

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    Email Today! You got today too man!!
     
  14. aznboi89x

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    I wanted Las vegas though

    lol i wantz midwestern. las vegas, BU, Colorado, Utah, michigan, Case, ASDOH, MOSDOH, UF. Tufts, NYU, Columbia, Upenn, UCLA, UCSF, UoP, USC, UMDNJ, UMD, UDM, and all 3 texas schools.

    sorry I tend to dream very big! :laugh:
     
  15. periopocket

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    Viva Las Vegas bebe!!!
     
  16. flatcamelbak

    flatcamelbak No Tooth Left Behind Gold Donor

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    Sept. 28!!! :thumbup::)

    3.8, AA21, 4th batch
     
  17. LuckyTangerines

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    Invterview invite via email today!
     
  18. zackc19

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    Congrats. Your DAT score is amazing by the way!
     
  19. kkabme

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    My interview is 10/5. Do you know what hotel you're staying at? Any suggestions? :D
     
  20. teethfordays

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  21. Bratwurst

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    I am interviewing 10/5 as well. Staying downtown at the Golden Nugget. Best of luck!
     
  22. McDivot

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    I'm going on the 28th as well. I guess I'll see you there!
     
  23. teethfordays

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  24. quocstazz

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    Interview on the 5th! Woot woot

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  25. zackc19

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    Congrats!

    What batch were you in?
     
  26. quocstazz

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    Submitted my app in first batch but didn't take my dat until mid July.

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  27. aznboi89x

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    got rejected today
     
  28. hungrydentist

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    By snail mail or email?:scared:
     
  29. aznboi89x

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    email
     
  30. therev1990

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    This school was rather unimpressive to me
     
  31. quocstazz

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    Can i ask how come?

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  32. therev1990

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    The location, surroundings are just blah. The atmosphere just didnt feel like other places I've been to.
     
  33. Chowder

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    Can anyone who went to the interview on 9/14 shine some light on how your experience was?
     
  34. periopocket

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    Some buddy spill
     
  35. Amberena

    Amberena Resident Redhead

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    I thought the school was great! The faculty was enthusiastic, the clinic was modern, and the students had good things to say.

    Overall I really enjoyed it.
     
  36. kevinrho

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    Interviewing on the 26th of October! Had the choice of 19th or 26th!:woot:
     
  37. RSalha17

    RSalha17 UWSOD c/o 2017 :)

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    Got an interview invite today!! I'll be interviewing on nov 2nd!! So excited!!
     
  38. tttran11

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    Congratulations! Which batch were you in?!
     
  39. RSalha17

    RSalha17 UWSOD c/o 2017 :)

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    I was in the fourth batch which was sent out on 7/20. I sent my UNLV app the first week of August.
     
  40. hungrydentist

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    Got an interview invite today! First one! Interviewing on Nov. 2nd as well! See you there! :D
     
  41. ddsmission

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    See you both there :D
     
  42. tttran11

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    Does UNLV send a confirmation letter that they've recieved your application? I've only recently added UNLV to my schools. 12th batch, September 14th. The other two schools, USC and UI, sent me a confirmation email... not UNLV.
     
  43. Bratwurst

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    Yes but not immediately I don't think. Make sure to go to their website and fill out their secondary: http://dentalschool.unlv.edu/admissions_app.html
     
  44. tttran11

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    I gave them a call, and they said they just received and beginning to file the 12th batch. They sent me 2 confirmation letters about an hour after I called. Thank goodness!
     
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    For those who are interviewing Nov 2nd, I'm flying in a day earlier. Anyone want to grab a bite or a drink to calm the nerves? Also, where do people recommend staying?
     
  47. quocstazz

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    Was wondering if anyone can shine some lights about this school or about the interview day, both students at the school or those who went to the interview already would help.

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  48. member0543183

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    Anyone interviewing this Friday, Sept. 28?
     
  49. McDivot

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    Yeah, I'll be there! Good luck!
     
  50. 3rdtryftw

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    I'm interviewing October 19th!

    Can anyone tell me what the interview process was like and how the actual interviews went?

    Any suggestions on what specifically about the school I should highlight if asked? Super excited and nervous!

    All feedback is much appreciated :laugh:
     

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