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Iowa acceptances

Discussion in 'Pre-Medical - MD' started by jifi, Mar 15, 2002.

  1. jifi

    jifi Member 7+ Year Member

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    I heard they sent out a batch of letters on Wed. Any one get something in the mail yet?
     
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  3. westsidespartan

    westsidespartan Senior Member 10+ Year Member

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    Yes, a rejection.
     
  4. jifi

    jifi Member 7+ Year Member

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    Sorry about the bad news westsidespartan :(

    were they all rejections?
     
  5. westsidespartan

    westsidespartan Senior Member 10+ Year Member

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    I doubt it. Since they said they wanted to have all decisions made by March 15, I would assume they sent, well, all of their final decisions.
     
  6. jifi

    jifi Member 7+ Year Member

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    I hope so...i really liked iowa...plus im still looking for my first acceptance...hows it going for you?
     
  7. westsidespartan

    westsidespartan Senior Member 10+ Year Member

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    Yeah, Iowa was my first choice. No acceptances here either. At the current count, I've had 6 interviews-- 2 rejections, 1 hold, and 3 I haven't heard from.
     
  8. jifi

    jifi Member 7+ Year Member

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    i hearya....I will have had 8 interviews....i have 1 hold.....and the other schools are draging asss....no word....good luck though
     
  9. Keith

    Keith Senior Member 10+ Year Member

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    i got an acceptance in the mail today. it comes in a 8 1/2 x 11 white envelope. good luck to all those that are still waiting.
    can anybody confirm that you can't establish in-state status after the first year there? i'm from california.
     
  10. none

    none 1K Member 10+ Year Member

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    As with most states, you aren't making money and paying taxes while a student...so you don't get to become a resident. <a href="http://www.uiowa.edu/registrar/Wresreg.htm" target="_blank">http://www.uiowa.edu/registrar/Wresreg.htm</a>
     
  11. Keith

    Keith Senior Member 10+ Year Member

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    none,
    there are several things you can do towards that end: register to vote, register your vehicles, buy property, pay income tax, etc.
    i'm a non-trad and married. my wife and i will be paying state taxes and purchasing a home. many states allow you to establish residency even when you aren't paying taxes, if you comply with other rules.
    i just thought i remembered iowa as being near impossible.
     
  12. bald

    bald Member 7+ Year Member

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    got an acceptance from iowa on thursday.
     
  13. scottie

    scottie Member 7+ Year Member

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    Is anyone going to Iowa's second look day?
     
  14. bald

    bald Member 7+ Year Member

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    im planning on going...april 20th or something?
     
  15. scottie

    scottie Member 7+ Year Member

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    yeah, it's April 20th. I'm looking forward to seeing the campus again and meeting some future classmates.
     
  16. BacteriaER

    BacteriaER Member 7+ Year Member

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    Any out of state students or instate residents decides to decline Iowa acceptance? Any news about waitlist movement?

    thanks

    B
     
  17. none

    none 1K Member 10+ Year Member

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    Too early to start declining things! Waaaaaay too early. Cripes, they haven't even had their re-visit weekend yet!
     
  18. vinny11

    vinny11 Junior Member 7+ Year Member

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    I am an in-state resident that just found out that I am will be added to Iowa's alternate list.

    Iowa is my first choice. Does anyone have any advice for me?
     

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