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Has anyone spoken with AMCAS?? 2hrs and counting..

Discussion in 'Pre-Medical - MD' started by riley, Jul 3, 2001.

  1. riley

    riley Junior Member 7+ Year Member

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    Just wanted to know if anyone has gotten through to AMCAS via phone this past week? I've been sitting here working on my apps and have been on hold for about 2hrs, I cant even count the number of Mariah Carey songs Ive heard!
     
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  3. MoonGlo

    MoonGlo Member 7+ Year Member

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    hahaha!!! Sorry to laugh... but my gosh that's funny!! :D
     
  4. EUROdocMOM

    EUROdocMOM Senior Member 7+ Year Member

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    STILL WAITING for an e-mail reply...5 days and counting.... :eek:
     
  5. sandflea

    sandflea Senior Member 7+ Year Member

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    they really need to get rid of that mariah carey cd!

    i wouldn't count on an email reply. they explicitly warned that they were flooded with emails and that it was difficult to get a question answered that way. i emailed them a few weeks ago and heard nothing for about a week and a half....and when they finally replied, it was with a form email that basically said that if my problem hadn't been resolved yet, i had to email them again!

    i've called AMCAS three times and the longest i had to wait was an hour and a half. but it's really the only way to get any help--email is definitely not the way to go!
     
  6. Popoy

    Popoy SDN Super Moderator 10+ Year Member

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    I don't think anyone can count on AMCAS any more.... past years they've been an extreme headache to students.... this year, they surpassed the "headache" point.... they are not cerebral hemorrage :D
     
  7. bubblebear

    bubblebear Member 10+ Year Member

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    I waited for 2 hours before I was cut off....all the long distance $$$ for nothing...sigh :(
     
  8. spacecadet

    spacecadet Senior Member 7+ Year Member

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    I got through in about 23 minutes at 3:00. Of course, it didn't help. What happened to the automated system they are talking about in the help? I just wanted to check my status (whether the error I got prevented my application from being submitted).

    This whole thing is making me so mad. I can't believe it.

    Pam
     

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