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Do emails from med school decisions usually go to our email?

Discussion in 'Pre-Medical - MD' started by TalinAagam, Jan 13, 2014.

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  1. TalinAagam

    TalinAagam 2+ Year Member

    Apr 24, 2013
    Last edited: Feb 5, 2014
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  3. justAstudent

    justAstudent SDN Gold Donor Gold Donor 5+ Year Member

    Apr 12, 2011
    I know for acceptances nearly all schools email or call to inform you. Rejections can sometimes be silent (no email or status change on website). Most of the time though schools either change the status on their website or email you to inform you.
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  4. Pacna

    Pacna Dyslexics, untie! 2+ Year Member

    Jun 2, 2013
    I got 1 acceptance via phone on Oct 15. The other 3 were delivered via email. Just my n=4 experience.
  5. sinombre

    sinombre 5+ Year Member

    May 20, 2012
    I wasn't rejected from UC Irvine last year until maybe 2 weeks after I had already started at another school. There was literally no correspondence post-interview until then... which spanned about 8 months. That really rubbed me the wrong way.
  6. nemo123

    nemo123 5+ Year Member

    Jul 22, 2011
    It depends on the school. Duke's long secondary email said that if we're not invited to interview, they only change the status page to reflect that.
  7. DrCharlemagne

    DrCharlemagne Old Maid in Training 7+ Year Member

    Feb 27, 2010
    Vanderbilt rejected me via snail mail last year pre-secondary and this year via the application portal. Everyone else had the courtesy to email.
  8. Catalystik

    Catalystik Providing herd protection SDN Advisor 10+ Year Member

    Snail mail is still used by a number of med schools to communicate final decisions. You can check the School Specific threads in PreMedAllo to see what is usual for your schools of interest.

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