The acceptance package was big, but first I got a call at work from Dr. Becker. Good luck!!nona1 said:I can't find this info... would someone be kind enough to share what size the accept/reject/wl envelopes are? Thanks...
Anyone have any ideas about whether out of staters have the same chance for acceptance as in staters post interview?Paragozardelsol said:I want to know too!
liverotcod said:What are your concerns about the future?
What is it with Minnesota and governors? Seriously, first a professional wrestler and then a Republican in one of the bluest states in the US? It's just weird. Thanks for the info, though.k-monger said:then the "Gov" took office and cut public funding to the U.
k-monger also pointed out the tuition increases. Well, the U of MN medical school freezes tuition when you matriculate. It will not go up.St. Paul, Minn. Gov. Tim Pawlenty says his proposal is a priority-based budget. For the University of Minnesota, that means funding key research activities in the amount of $113 million in new money, a 10 percent increase over the last budget cycle.
Pawlenty's recommendations include $36 million for the U's biosciences initiative, and another $50 million for faculty, student and researcher recruiting and retention. He also proposes $15 million be split between the U and the Mayo Foundation for its biotech and genomics partnership.
Here is the web site.The President's remarks set the stage to introduce the next phase in the strategic positioning process begun last summer, which sets forth the goal of making the University one of the top three public research universities in the world within the next decade.
Congrats!liverotcod said:I'm in at Minnesota! Got the call last night. Now, for the decision-making
You know, the in-state tuition isn't all that great, eitherdnelsen said:Congrats!
Minnesota has a lot of pros, but if you have to pay out of state tuition...yikes!
As a fellow non-trad with a family (well, wife and pets), let me know if you have any questions about life in MN (I forget, were you or your wife from here?)