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holding app till after december, low gpa

Discussion in 'Pre-Dental' started by stag123, May 15, 2014.

  1. stag123

    stag123 2+ Year Member

    May 9, 2014
    Last edited: May 22, 2014
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  3. doc toothache

    doc toothache 10+ Year Member

    Jan 17, 2006
    If you are willing to wait until December, you might as well push it back to June.
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  4. stag123

    stag123 2+ Year Member

    May 9, 2014
    Yeah the difference is a year though, I think I'm just going to give it a shot and see what happens.
  5. Glimmer1991

    Glimmer1991 5+ Year Member

    May 5, 2012
    Then why'd ya ask if you've decided? :naughty:

    Other than money, you have nothing to lose by trying. Not so sure how well just "asking" the schools to wait will work, though... Maybe your GPA/ECs will be your saving graces and a few schools will hold out... Other than that low GPA, you have a good application. Things may not work out this year, but chances are definitely better for the next year if you can keep raising that GPA and continuing an upward trend.
    Last edited: May 15, 2014
  6. stag123

    stag123 2+ Year Member

    May 9, 2014
    Haha yeah, youre right. I just wanted to know if anyone else went through the same situation.
    And I know some schools wont put in app on hold even when people are retaking DATs, so I kinda assumed gpa would be the same. Thanks for the input! Hopefully I'll be considered by one school.

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