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2011-2012 Georgetown Application Thread

Discussion in 'Allopathic School-Specific Discussions (<2016)' started by Sammich117, May 22, 2011.

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  1. western1

    western1 2+ Year Member

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    Just withdrew my acceptance. Hope it goes to one of you SDN'rs. Good luck with the rest of this cycle.
     
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  3. joy14

    joy14

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    awfully quiet....what's going on people? how's life :)
     
  4. EBTrailRunner

    EBTrailRunner 5+ Year Member

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    Good. Working on finding housing from 3000 miles away.
     
  5. zawuman

    zawuman

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    calm before the storm
     
  6. Ironclad

    Ironclad 5+ Year Member

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    I withdrew my acceptance from Georgetown recently. I hope it goes to someone on here soon! :luck:
     
  7. mrmatt

    mrmatt 5+ Year Member

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    I'm in the CAP as of a week ago. I'm trying to figure out if I really would go to GU...if I should write a letter expressing my interest. I really admire the curriculum and think DC would be a great way to develop my interests in public health, healthcare reform, and healthcare QI. The price difference is pretty much the only thing that makes me hesitate...I think GU would be about $120K-130K (over 4 years) more than my state option right now. But I'm sure that's the case with many of us.

    Can any current (or future too) students talk about some specific experiences/advantages that you think make GU worth the extra expense? Perhaps some things you don't think you could have gotten at your state institution? What specifically about Georgetown made you actually choose it over other options? Thanks.
     
  8. joy14

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  9. zawuman

    zawuman

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    the quietness is unnerving
     
  10. dekiru

    dekiru Junior Member 10+ Year Member

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    Thanks! I wonder when the acceptances are gonna be out to the SMPs...
     
  11. filthyd

    filthyd 5+ Year Member

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    Yeah, anyone have the scoop on when Georgetown will hand out SMP decisions?
     
  12. pnut

    pnut 5+ Year Member

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    I heard that last year, SMPs heard back on May15, so it really shouldn't be too long.
     
  13. dekiru

    dekiru Junior Member 10+ Year Member

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    I think the decisions came out last Friday. I wonder how many they accepted and how many are hopeful to get in off the wait-list considering they now also have the George Mason SMP kids to choose from....
     
  14. ramnation

    ramnation 2+ Year Member

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    Mason SMP decisions aren't out yet.
     
  15. wile e

    wile e

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    Has anyone been accepted off the CAP after the 15th? Does admissions still highly encourage a letter of intent rather than a letter of interest (I still don't know if i'm ready to commit to Georgetown, but I'm afraid that will affect my ability to get off the CAP)
     
  16. india45

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    No ones gotten in in a while? Should we send multiple letters of interest? And to the post above intent is obviously more powerful especially at this stage
     
  17. MD2232

    MD2232 IDEpi32 2+ Year Member

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    I'm am officially dying over here! Anyone hear anything about if/when they are planning to accept people off of CAP?!
     
  18. nbaguy8

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  19. zawuman

    zawuman

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    last year this time they already sent out that last wave of CAPpers. what is going on...
     
  20. laddr

    laddr 5+ Year Member

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    :(
     
    Last edited: Jun 17, 2012
  21. waterpolo480586

    waterpolo480586 5+ Year Member

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    Anyone know if Gtown has a specific computer requirement?
     
  22. zawuman

    zawuman

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    no CAP movement as of late?
     
  23. Rainsun

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    Should a student who is non catholic rule out applying to Georgetown?
     
  24. Chinchillin89

    Chinchillin89 Relaaaaaxxxx... 2+ Year Member

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    Definitely apply. I'm Jewish - about as far as you can go from Catholic :)
     
    Last edited: Jun 23, 2012
  25. wejammin

    wejammin godspeed

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    I'm Jewish too. My interviewer wasn't Catholic either. Gtown seems pretty open
     
  26. altruistss

    altruistss 2+ Year Member

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    What was the secret of your secondary that sold you so well at GT? I am applying to GT for 2013 and relly want to stand out amongst 11000 applicants. Please Help
     

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