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May 1st Thread

Discussion in 'Pre-Dental' started by Bocci Balls, Apr 27, 2007.

  1. Bocci Balls

    Bocci Balls 2+ Year Member

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    Just figured I would start the silliness.

    Who else is pinning their hopes for next year on getting some good news sometime next week? I sure can tell you I am!

    4 interviews - 4 waitlists. If only my application was complete sometime in early summer and not the end of September I wouldn't be sitting here with finger up...well, up my nose.

    Good luck everyone! :thumbup:
     
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  3. hotrod0917

    hotrod0917 Member 10+ Year Member

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    this is reminiscent of the DECEMBER 1st threads...
    I'm waiting for it too!!:D
     
  4. jackbauer!

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    count me in... 3 interviews, 3 waitlists.... UF, Maryland, and NYU..

    hoping for an offer from UMD.. jB!:)
     
  5. UJ007

    UJ007 2+ Year Member

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    Keeping my fingers crossed for BU!
     
  6. SpikeyMike83

    SpikeyMike83 Senior Member 7+ Year Member

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    i'm not sure May 1st is gonna help much, just being on MCG's wait list... but I'm looking forward to it nonetheless.
     
  7. reapply2007

    reapply2007 Senior Member 10+ Year Member

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    I met a D-1 at an interview who was admitted from the waitlist in August. Something good will happen. GL.
     
  8. Bocci Balls

    Bocci Balls 2+ Year Member

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    I hop everyone realizes that if we hear anything, it probably wont be towards the end of the week. Good luck all!
     
  9. fajitapita

    fajitapita 5+ Year Member

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    I hope all of you who are waiting aren't actually expecting to hear anything until late May. I say this because schools with applicants who are holding a deposit will report to AADSAS on May 1st. THEN...AADSAS sends out the list of applicants holding multiple spots to all dental schools on May 5th. THEN...schools must give applicants a MINIMUM of 15 days (they can give applicants longer than this) to make a decision. So you're talking about May 20th at the earliest. See my reference if you don't believe me. Page 2, section f)
    https://aadsas.adea.org/aadsas2007/instructions/adeaguidelines2007.pdf

    P.S. there may be an exception to this rule, and that would be if the school rescinds the offer of admission immediately after finding out that an applicant is holding several deposits. Best of luck to you all.
     
  10. SHC1984

    SHC1984 Banned Banned 5+ Year Member

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    Not hoping for UF more?? :)



     
  11. jackbauer!

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    too much secrecy and nepotism going on at UF... if it works out, then great..... if not, then whatever. maryland is hands down where i'd love to be next year, as i enjoyed that school many times over UF.

    jb!:)
     
  12. zebrafish

    zebrafish 2+ Year Member

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    Tufts sent out a letter reading: July is when we expect to move candidates off the waitlist. Guess my wait will be longer than most:(
     
  13. JohnDoeDDS

    JohnDoeDDS Senior Member 7+ Year Member

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    yea I think we will feel the effects towards the end of this month... Not on or the week of May 1st...
     
  14. Bocci Balls

    Bocci Balls 2+ Year Member

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    I know I am just setting myself up for another Dec 1, Jan 15, Feb 15 disapointment, but I can not help it. I turn 31 the second week of May and I would realy love to get a birthday surprise!
     
  15. Ms.Dentista

    Ms.Dentista 2+ Year Member

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    well, I am still hoping for some love from UF...but for the most part I am going to reapply and start over...but I have not lost all hope...:luck: :luck:
     
  16. hotrod0917

    hotrod0917 Member 10+ Year Member

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    don't lose hope!
    I know someone got in last week from waitlist.
    It's not over, until it's over, pretty much.:D
     
  17. FrEEkOut

    FrEEkOut 2+ Year Member

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    Hi all,
    Anyone know anything about the UCLA waitlist? When did they start the "alternate interviews"? Does anyone know how they "rank" ppl on the alternate list? Like, do people who get interviews for alternate positions earlier rank higher on the priority list? Or does it just depend on the stats of the individual regardless of when they interview? Thanks.
     

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