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Any recent Penn interviewees heard back?

Discussion in 'Pre-Dental' started by LoF27, Feb 27, 2007.

  1. LoF27

    LoF27 2+ Year Member

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    I thought that Penn had a really quick turn-around on decisions after interviews (less than/around one week). It' been a week and a half since my interview and I'm getting nervous. I just want to know either way...
     
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  3. Cymbidium

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    Nothing yet :)
     
  4. lava890

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  5. Career Change

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    interviewed on 2/8; got a letter here in calif 2/17

    currently deciding 'tween UPenn & Tufts; gotta fedex a check out tomorrow...
     
  6. merkman320

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    what are you leaning toward..upenn or tufts?
     
  7. LoF27

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    Do you think it would be bad to call/e-mail Corky and ask when I might expect to hear back? I just really want to know!! I mean, if they're going to waitlist or reject you, why not just TELL YOU! How does that hurt anything??
     
  8. lava890

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    Has anyone who's interviewed on or after the 15th heard anything back yet?
     
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  10. LoF27

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    So which one did you choose?
     
  11. illustrator

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    future penn dental students,
    don't loose hope :)

    I thought Penn dental was one of the best dental schools, it was hard to give up my spot at Penn. but, in the end, i know someone else will take my place and become a great dentist who treats his/her patient whole-heartedly to people of all backgrounds.

    Good luck you guys, and those of you who get in.
    have a wonderful 4 years at dental school.
    i know you'll love it. best wishes!:oops:
     
  12. lava890

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    Thanks for letting us know :)
     
  13. Career Change

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  15. lava890

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    Did you deduce that, or did you get some sort of letter about being on the waitlist?

     
  16. kn0101

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    how long is the waitlist? and what are the chances you being accepted after being waitlisted? I know PENN stops interviewing in march...
     
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  19. jxh4740

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    so far, boston. bu is great, but i am concerned about the living cost.
     
  20. Career Change

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    Congrats on BU! well, at least you've got somewhere to go in the fall. Boston was a tough town for me to turn down (Tufts); I've heard sooo many great things about it. I do hope Penn gives you a call..
     
  21. dj magic k

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    Has anyone else heard from PENN after being interviewed in Feb?
     
  22. LoF27

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  23. Cymbidium

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    I called them yesterday and they said that "no decision" has been made yet. You can call and ask them and they'll tell you if a decision has been made and something has been sent to you or if no decision has been made yet.
     
  24. illustrator

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    guys hang on tight, at least one more spot will be open real soon, it's about time they received my withdral letter.

    Good luck!:love:
     
  25. cherryblossom

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    they said the same to me...i wonder why they're taking so long. i interviewed feb 1. a lot of people heard back righit away.
     
  26. Cymbidium

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    I interviewed with LOF27 on the same day and she got something! I just want to know either way already!
     
  27. Liliamoana

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    I interviewed on the 23rd of feb...haven't heard yet..but I do know a decision is in the mail. and...I can't sleep at night.

    anyone with me?
     
  28. dj magic k

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    Has anyone heard any good news from PENN today? I hope so!
     
  29. Nunn

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    hey u guys,
    I'm new to this thread....i interviewed at Upenn on feb 23rd as well! and...a decision was made and mailed to me. but i have a problem: well i'm a canadian student and i got accepted at UBC (University of British Columbia)...great school but obviously Upenn is better! lol neways, i have to give UBC the down payment by this friday....it's $8900!!!! but i dunno when the letter from Upenn will get here....ahhh i'm going crazy!
    any advice?
     
  30. Gsman

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    Hey Nunn,

    I remember Corky saying that if u are in a time squeeze for deposits, u can call her and she will let you know the decision. esp when UBC's deposit is so much.

    Hope that helps.
     
  31. dj magic k

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    how long is the waitlist? and what are the chances you being accepted after being waitlisted? I know PENN stops interviewing in march
     
  32. Nunn

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    THx Gsman....i called and found out i'm waitlisted! sigh! at least now the wait's over
     
  33. Cymbidium

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    I called and let them know I'm facing a $750 WAITLIST deposit at Tufts (that sucks if you ask me) - they haven't made a decision about me yet, so they said they will decide and send out their decision by the end of the week. Now I'm really nervous. On the plus side I really like how they're vert accomodating to people in our situation.
     

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