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Discussion in 'Pre-Medical - MD' started by geenelln, Dec 16, 2008.

  1. geenelln

    geenelln c/o 2013
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    Has anyone appealed or heard of anyone appealing a decision?
     
  2. Live4Life

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    Depends on the school. Tell us what school you want to appeal and maybe we will know whether it is possible with that school.
     
  3. Narmerguy

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    I don't get it. To whom would you be appealing?
     
  4. Bacchus

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    The only appeal I forsee, and this would be ****ty to do, is through a court-action based on unjust discrimination or something of that nature. There is only one committee at a school with the yays/nayers the same at every meeting (I believe). Appealing wouldn't do much. This is a subjective process. Simply "he didn't seem to fit" would disqualify you from getting in.
     
  5. pianola

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    I thought alwaysaangel successfully appealed a decision from UCI. I'm a bit too lazy to look up his/her MDApps to figure out exactly what happened.
     
  6. ButImLETired

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    UCSF pretty openly declares that it accepts appeals pre-interview and pre-secondary.
     
  7. Bacchus

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    She got waitlisted and sent in an amazing LOI. And by amazing, I mean amazing.
     
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    If you really want to appeal you can always get Denny Crane.
     

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