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2013-2014 Loma Linda University Application Thread

Discussion in 'Allopathic School-Specific Discussions (<2016)' started by gettheleadout, May 9, 2013.

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  1. 7franks

    7franks 2+ Year Member

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    E-mail
     
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  3. Paligapp

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  4. 7franks

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    No, I didn't. I think when I called to schedule the date (which is the same as yours), I think she said they would send an email confirmation, but could have misheard. I imagine it will come in one way or another, just wanted to make sure I wasn't alone. Cheers.
     
  5. gtbROX

    gtbROX 2+ Year Member

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    Interview Invite at 4:33PM.
     
  6. yasah

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    Congrats what is ur stats if u dont mind to share?
     
  7. gtbROX

    gtbROX 2+ Year Member

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    Thanks!
     
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  8. dracosta

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    Ughhh I've been complete since 8/19 and still nothing... Anyone else in the same boat? I'm OOS and SDA with slightly below average GPA and average MCAT.
     
  9. rfvbnmju

    rfvbnmju 2+ Year Member

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    Still waiting...same here..but IS and slightly more competitive #s.
     
  10. CaptainQ

    CaptainQ 2+ Year Member

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    Any current students could talk about what kind of community service do LLU students do? Does LLU have free clinic?
     
  11. wonderdog

    wonderdog Senior Member 5+ Year Member

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    Loma Linda loves an upward trend!
     
  12. chrisharimlee

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    Wooo Hooo. just received a II. received 2ndry 8/21. submitted 2ndry 10/14. complete 10/16. Interview invite 10/17 :)!
     
  13. Delish

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    very nice! congrats!
     
  14. mmikeee

    mmikeee 2+ Year Member

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    damn congrats! are you non-SDA? That was a fast turnaround haha
     
  15. chrisharimlee

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    I'm SDA so i guess that helps
     
  16. asanch

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    Have many non-SDA invites gone out? I know there has been a few...
     
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  17. broncokev15

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    Just got my II! Non-SDA, but Methodist and IS. Secondary submitted 8/24, they gave me a January 7 interview.
     
  18. sdbeachsun

    sdbeachsun Awesome Person

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    Congrats!
     
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  19. dbaker629

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    Stupid question: I just realized my app says "summer 2014" under "Start term." Is this loma linda's equivalent of fall 2014, or did I select the wrong term?
     
  20. wonderdog

    wonderdog Senior Member 5+ Year Member

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    You actually start halfway through summer term. You're fine.
     
  21. 987439759

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  22. Cinabonchik

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    Interview invite today! Beyond excited!
    Verified: 9/27/13
    Secondary invite: 10/06/13
    Complete: 10/31/13
    IS, SDA
    27/3.73
     
    Last edited: Nov 6, 2013
  23. Cinabonchik

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    Hi,
    Could you please share your interview experience?
    I'm very nervous about the whole thing...

    Thank you
     
  24. Jimsy

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    Congrats!!! Did the invite come through snail mail? What did the envelope look like? Was it delivered by an owl?
     
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  25. 1cor1311

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    Interview Invite via email.
     
  26. 1cor1311

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    Interview Invite via email.
     
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  27. EODWalt

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    Congrats! When were you complete?
     
  28. surfdoc29

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    Withdrew from my interview here late morning/early afternoon. Maybe you got my spot! If not, hope it goes to another sdner!
     
  29. loungebunny

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    Any OOS non-SDA members with II?
     
  30. rkearl27

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    Nothing yet :( I got the official "your file is complete" email Oct 16th.
     
  31. loungebunny

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    I got an "update" email regarding my file but never the "complete" email. Anyways, my secondary was submitted in early August and I am anxiously awaiting for an II!!
     
  32. medschoolmyname

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    its been extremely quite here. Will out status be reflected on the secondary app site? Any recent interviews?
     
  33. 7franks

    7franks 2+ Year Member

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    Yup. I interview on Dec. 5. 2ndry complete sometime early September. Invite Mid-Oct.
     
  34. greinke

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    anyone successful in re-scheduling interview date?
     
  35. wonderdog

    wonderdog Senior Member 5+ Year Member

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    If you're interviewing, make sure you leave early due to possible traffic. They are doing some construction around campus.
     
  36. dracosta

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    Sooo... I've been complete since 8/19 and heard nada. I'm OOS, SDA, average MCAT, slightly sub-average GPA, excellent EC's, and awesome LOR's from SDA docs and SDA university faculty. Anyone have any insight? Do they do silent rejections?
     
  37. wonderdog

    wonderdog Senior Member 5+ Year Member

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    Have you been interviewed yet?

    To my knowledge, they don't do silent rejections.
     
  38. 7franks

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    Anybody who has interviewed know when they would start sending out acceptances? Last year, it seams the first round went out sometime around now.
     
  39. wonderdog

    wonderdog Senior Member 5+ Year Member

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    The grapevine says that they meet the third Thursday of every month.
     
  40. 1357924

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    Where do most LLU graduates do their residencies? In California?

    How many do residencies associated with Loma Linda University Medical Center?
     
  41. 7franks

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    Thanks for the heads up!
     
  42. mojojojo33

    mojojojo33 5+ Year Member

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    I'm in the same boat. Still waiting. Not sure if I should expect something via email or snail mail.
     
  43. 7franks

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    Expect an II via email.
     
  44. anteater08

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    Oooo good to know! Hoping for an II in jan!
     
  45. 1cor1311

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    I called to schedule my interview, it was kind of informal, so i hope they scheduled me correctly on their end =)
     
  46. Josephine March

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    Uh...missed a phone call from Loma Linda this evening!!! Ugh, I picked it up on the last ring, too. Got a voice mail from Dr. Roddy, I believe, asking me to call back. Have to call back tomorrow...

    Just for info's sake:
    MCAT: 31 (PS 12, BS 11, V 8)
    3.76 cGPA
    3.72 sGPA

    Complete 8/26/13
    II 10/9
    Interviewed 11/26
    Adventist and OOS

    I told my boyfriend and my sister, and I SOO want to tell my mom about the missed phone call, but both my bf and sis told me not to until I know for sure what the missed call was about. But I couldn't contain it, so I'm telling SDN. :)

    Edit: and just FYI, I got the phone call around 8:44-ish Maryland time. I'm just adding that in there because I was searching last year's thread and I couldn't find the time ANYWHERE. :(
     
  47. titanfigs

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    Just posting to confirm that acceptance decisions were made today. I recieved a call from Dr. Roddy letting me know I was accepted just after 8:00pm EST.

    They are right on schedule based on previous years.
     
  48. Cinabonchik

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    Congrats on acceptances!
    I also interviewed on 11/26 but didn't receive a call yet:(
    Oh well, hope to get some love from UCLA and UCSD
     
  49. kevinus

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    About the same for me. They'll probably continue to call today, so let's wait and see. Good luck on your other post-interview decisions!
     
  50. Medicalhopeful

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    Still nada.
     
  51. Cinabonchik

    Cinabonchik 2+ Year Member

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    Same here:-(
     
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