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2016-2017 Albert Einstein College of Medicine Application Thread

Discussion in 'Allopathic School-Specific Discussions (<2017)' started by WedgeDawg, Apr 30, 2016.

  1. Shirafune

    Shirafune 2+ Year Member

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    Also rejected. Interviewed early March.
     
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  3. CO_PreMed

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    Does Einstein call or email for acceptances?
     
  4. Chelsea FC

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    It's just emails
    No calls or normal mail
     
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  5. aprilfools

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    Rejected, interviewed late Feb.
     
  6. Tchotchke

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    :( im sorry. I hope you get in somewhere good!
    you too @Shirafune
     
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  7. Chelsea FC

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    Dam sorry man. I was rooting for you.
     
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  8. Tchotchke

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    Is there any correlation between how someone thinks an interview went and school's decision?
     
  9. Shirafune

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    I thought mine went pretty well. My interviewer and I got along well, suggesting to me at least that it was a matter of fit.
     
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  10. aprilfools

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    My interview was horrible. Interviewer attempted to cut me off multiples times throughout the interview, rushed to the end of it, and was visibly put off when I told her that the company I work for outsources labor.

    Then again, my Rochester interview could not have gone better in my eyes and I ended up waitlisted.
     
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  11. marmanqmd

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    I interviewed early February. Has anyone from early February received the update status email or been accepted?
     
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  12. bk7560

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    There's probably a correlation but I know people here that had terrible interviews and got in. You never know for sure.
     
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  13. thegreatpatsby

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    Radio Silence
     
  14. Chelsea FC

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    after such a sad day of rejections hopefully Friday will have some acceptances in stored for us ??
     
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  15. Penguin94

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    Hasn't einstein ever sent acceptances on a Friday? I feel like it's only been Wednesdays... unless I'm getting my days confused lol
     
  16. thegreatpatsby

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  17. Chelsea FC

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    yes the 2 outright acceptance waves were feb1 and 15 both wednesdays . Friday is just wishful thinking
     
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  18. handiman115

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    I feel like all bets are off this late in the game. No matter when they actually get around to informing us, they HAVE to know what our decisions will be.
     
  19. sweetome1

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    I still can't believe they haven't give a decision to everyone post interview, be it acceptance waitlist or rejected so late in the game. It's leaving a very sour taste in my mouth as I wait. Tells me the Einstein has no respect for it applicants! Makes me despise this place :yeahright:
     
  20. handiman115

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    Agreed. You interviewed me more than 2 months ago. Either you want me to come to your school or you don't - simple.
     
  21. DocDD425

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    My state school just granted my in state residency...gradually losing patience for Einstein.


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  22. handiman115

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    Anything for anybody yet today??
     
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  23. DocDD425

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    .
     
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  24. thegreatpatsby

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    Nope. So I take it nothing happened today?
     
  25. Chelsea FC

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    So either we hear next Wednesday or after traffic day
     
  26. Tchotchke

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    the question being, for those who would hear back on/after traffic day, can one be silently waitlisted?
     
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  27. Chelsea FC

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    maybe but I dont see the point when they have a official waitlist
     
  28. carrots28

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    Does anyone know the range of scholarship given? Thanks
     
  29. zyzzkhalifa

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    Have you received a scholarship?
     
  30. Chelsea FC

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    From past years when you get your financial aid package it comes with a scholarship around $12,000. They also offer the research and fellowship award that I have seen range from 10K -30k. This is from my SDN research
     
  31. teenagemutant

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    Any point for us normies on the regular WL to stay on it? Seems like there isn't movement from reg. WL?
     
  32. swans3

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    Wait listed :/
     
  33. Chelsea FC

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    When did u interview?
     
  34. swans3

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    Late March
     
  35. Tchotchke

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    Oh dear I'm sorry to hear that. You just got the email?
     
  36. swans3

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    Yes just got it!
     
  37. CO_PreMed

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    High priority, or normal waitlist?
     
  38. monjakoo

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    For those asking about merit scholarship, I received my financial package and it was entirely loans.
     
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  39. jazian

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    Interviewed early march. Just got the HPWL email

    Maybe this will clear up some confusion from the past two pages.

    The title was just "Einstein- Status Update"

    Body started with

    "I am happy to inform you that the Committee on Admissions has completed its review of your application, and was very impressed with your academic strengths, and your service to your school and community. At this time, we are now in rolling admissions status, and have placed your application in the High Priority category."
     
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  40. bk7560

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    My scholarship was in a separate email about a week after I got my financial aid (loans) offer.
     
  41. always happy boy

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    Do you need to submit FAFSA in order to get merit scholarships as well?
     
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  42. teenagemutant

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    Withdrew, idk why they'd lie about a HPWL.
     
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  43. DocDD425

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    Their policies on HPWL this year are kinda like Tump's executive actions toward Syria--first promised to stay clear of it, then abruptly threw them 59 bombs a week later and scared the sh**t out of everyone.
     
  44. CharlieBillings

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    Traffic day in 1 week. Excited!
     
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  45. DocDD425

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    Lucky for you that they told you you're on the HPWL. Who knows what the heck is the "status update"?!


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  46. Chelsea FC

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    You withdrew because you felt they lied to you about there being only one waitlist? I wouldn't blame you if that's the reason
     
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  47. thegreatpatsby

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    We expecting any action today?
     
  48. handiman115

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    Yes, absolutely.

    Based solely on the fact that I've been expecting action every single day for the last 6 weeks.
     
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  49. thegreatpatsby

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    Amen. 10 weeks for me.
     
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  50. Tchotchke

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    Actually LOLed
     
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  51. TheUngratefulBastard

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    26.5 weeks for me
     
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