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On hold at SUNY Downstate?

Discussion in 'Pre-Medical - MD' started by dja, May 14, 2002.

  1. dja

    dja Junior Member 7+ Year Member

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    Is anyone still waiting to hear from SUNY Downstate? I interviewed in Feb and got the hold for final decision letter at the end of March. The letter said a decision would be made by the end of April but I haven't heard anything yet.
     
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  3. Daredevil

    Daredevil Senior Member 10+ Year Member

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    Why don't you just give them a phone call?
     
  4. silvercholla

    silvercholla Smarter than the avg bear 7+ Year Member

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    May 22, 2002
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    If it is okay can I ask what your GPA and MCAT scores were? I'm interested in Downstate and I would like to know what they base acceptance or waitlist on. Thanks
     
  5. Joey Jo-Jo Junior Shabadoo

    Joey Jo-Jo Junior Shabadoo Junior Member 7+ Year Member

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    I heard from them about 2 or 3 weeks ago - Wait List.
    sneverson - i have a 3.55/37, but i dont think downstate is THAT huge on numbers. From what i gather they dig NY residents, particularly in or in close proximity to NYC.
     
  6. dja

    dja Junior Member 7+ Year Member

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    Feb 10, 2002
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    I had a 3.0 undergrad.
    3.5 in grad school at BU med. Was in the MA in Medical Sciences program.
    32Q on the MCAT.

    I'm not sure what Downstate looks for. Last year I was rejected 3 weeks after my application was complete and I was interviewed this year and my application was very similar between the two years.

    I still haven't heard from Downstate and was told they still haven't made a decision yet.
     

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