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AMCAS Process dates

Discussion in 'Pre-Medical - MD' started by Georgey, Aug 2, 2001.

  1. Georgey

    Georgey Senior Member 7+ Year Member

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    Has anyone who submitted their AMCAS app on 6/25 or later received word that it has begun to be processed?
     
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  3. Hopkins2010

    Hopkins2010 Banned Banned

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    I submitted mine on 6/29 and it was processed on 7/21.
     
  4. sandflea

    sandflea Senior Member 7+ Year Member

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    i submitted mine on june 24th, MCAT scores appeared about 2-3 weeks ago, 'change notification' button and previous schools have appeared in the past week, but NO evidence of grade verification. undergrad was quarter-system school, grad school is semesters.

    (edited 8/3/01)
     
  5. Amy B

    Amy B I miss my son so much Moderator Emeritus Lifetime Donor Classifieds Approved 10+ Year Member

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    Submitted June 27, and has NOT been processed.
     
  6. Denilson

    Denilson Senior Member 7+ Year Member

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    june 23rd and not processed
     
  7. md2be06

    md2be06 Senior Member 7+ Year Member

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    Submitted on July 3rd. Processed on August 2nd.
     
  8. Jacky

    Jacky Member 10+ Year Member

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    Who has missing mcat scores on their printout? (Mine are now blank?!?) Seems like nothing has gone right with this endless load of crap we have to repeatedly deal with. I'm just waiting for them to tell me something unfortunate occurred with my file.
     
  9. Amy B

    Amy B I miss my son so much Moderator Emeritus Lifetime Donor Classifieds Approved 10+ Year Member

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    Jacky, join the club. It looks like the AMCAS gremlins got to your application as well. :p :p
     
  10. prometheus

    prometheus Member 7+ Year Member

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    Submitted June 28. Got some funky email about my app being transmitted but I doubt I've been processed yet.
     
  11. Smoke This

    Smoke This Sweet cuppin' cakes! 10+ Year Member

    Prometheus, what did the email say?
     
  12. Smoke This

    Smoke This Sweet cuppin' cakes! 10+ Year Member

    Never mind, I found it on another thread.
     
  13. 12R34Y

    12R34Y 10+ Year Member

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    July 3 for submission and no processing

    later
     
  14. 6-8 Weeks

    6-8 Weeks Senior Member 7+ Year Member

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    Submited July 6th evening, not processed, no change notification button, NOTE: QUARTER SYSTEM school.
     
  15. Submitted, 7/02, semester school. No processing, no button change to "change option." All transcripts, supposely received by AMCAS over the phone. Was told by a "specialist" that mine is active and will be processed in three to four weeks.
     
  16. kutastha

    kutastha 2K Member Physician 10+ Year Member

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    Submitted June 26th, MCATs listed, previous apps listed, change notification button change, but no verification. Also quarter system for undergrad.

    Andrew
     
  17. moo

    moo 1K Member 10+ Year Member

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    Originally submitted June 24. However, re-submitted July 3 and that's what appears on my printout. No change verification process button or process date.
     
  18. rxfudd

    rxfudd 1K Member 10+ Year Member

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    Submitted June 23, semester system, nothing thus far but my MCAT scores appearing on the app (and AMCAS's email about my "missing" transcripts).
     
  19. EMDrMoe

    EMDrMoe Senior Member 10+ Year Member

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    rxfudd, they sent you an email about it? How long ago? I've emailed twice and called twice, with problems with a couple of transcripts. I have never heard back by email. Thanks for your info.
     
  20. rxfudd

    rxfudd 1K Member 10+ Year Member

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    Yeah, they sent me what looked like a generic, automated email - here is the actual email I received:

    TRANSCRIPT STATUS REPORT

    This notification concerns official transcripts that support your AMCAS
    application. Please review the status of your transcripts as described below.
    Your immediate attention is required for any which are noted as Missing,
    Incomplete or Unofficial. We cannot complete the processing of your application
    until all required official transcripts have been received.

    Following is a key for transcript status codes appearing next to College Name
    and Years of Attendance. Please contact the colleges to confirm the status and
    mailing date of your request.

    Status
    Code Definition

    M Missing; not received by AMCAS
    I Academic information on transcript incomplete
    D Exception request denied; official transcript required.
    N Transcript not official or illegible or expired; official replacement
    required


    The help text of the AMCAS web application provides specific information on
    official transcript requirements. Please review these instructions before
    contacting AMCAS. If you have attended any schools not listed below, or if
    there appear to be errors on this report, please contact AMCAS as soon as
    possible via E-mail [email protected] or telephone (202) 828-0600.

    You are responsible for ensuring all official transcripts have been received by
    AMCAS prior to your application deadlines. AMCAS requires approximately 15
    business days from receipt of all official transcripts to verify your
    application. Please be sure to contact AMCAS if you do not receive a
    Transmittal Notification within four weeks. You are encouraged to check
    regularly the status of your official transcripts and application by calling
    202-828-0600.

    College Name Years of Attendance Transcript Status
    University of Illinois at Chicago 08/1997 - 05/2001 Missing



    I called in JUNE and verified that my transcripts were received by AMCAS (which they were). Looks like I'm going to have to call tomorrow...
     
  21. Georgey

    Georgey Senior Member 7+ Year Member

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    rxfudd, did you ask for a transcript exception. I did but I got the same email you did and it was denied my request. I did a study abroad program (only two classes) not affiliated with a US university so I didn't have a transcript sent. What was your exception request regarding?
     
  22. Georgey

    Georgey Senior Member 7+ Year Member

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    My bad. I didn't read your post closely enough. Please disregard mine.
     
  23. Resident Alien

    Resident Alien What? 7+ Year Member

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    AMCAS has emailed me 4 times telling me of my submission! I dont know what the heck is going on, since my app. is still stalled. Has this happened to anyone else? :confused:
     
  24. Jamier2

    Jamier2 SDN Hillbilly Moderator Moderator Emeritus 10+ Year Member

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    I read on another thread that you can't trust the "print app" button as much as we thought. One person called and found that their grades had been verified, although the print version didn't reflect this. :)
     
  25. rxfudd

    rxfudd 1K Member 10+ Year Member

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    I called AMCAS at 9AM EST this morning and waited only 17 minutes. The specialist verified that my transcripts were indeed in their hands and that I should "disregard the email" I received. More fun from the people at AMCAS!
     
  26. figure five

    figure five Member 7+ Year Member

    hi

    I submitted on 7/10; processed on 8/1.
     
  27. SMW

    SMW Grand Member 7+ Year Member

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    Wow! figure five, that's only 3 weeks, which is exactly how long their procedures & policies says they will take once you've submitted if they have your transcripts. Could be things are looking up. Or maybe you're just a lucky duck! Are you on quarter or semester system?
     
  28. sandflea

    sandflea Senior Member 7+ Year Member

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    actually AMCAS has been saying that it will take 4-6 weeks to process your app, not 3. so figure five is pretty damn lucky. it's now been six weeks since i submitted and my grades still haven't been verified. i called AMCAS yesterday and the guy told me there was nothing he could do.
     

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