****The Official UCSF Class of 2016 Acceptance Thread****

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  1. tinman831

    tinman831 ¯\_(ツ)_/¯ Lifetime Donor SDN Administrator 10+ Year Member

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    I really want to write good news on this thread.:eek:
     
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    ditto
     
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    UCSF PHONE CALL!!!!!! ACCEPTED!!!!! :thumbup::thumbup::D:D:D:D:D
     
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    Congratulations! Who called you? Will they be emailing as well?

    I work in a place that doesn't allow my cell in the building!! Hopefully will have a chance to run out to my car later today!
     
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    looks like theyre starting to call ! :xf: even more anxiously looking at phone now.. goodluck everyone :)
     
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    Got a phone call today around 12:30 but I was at work and have no service...listened to the message and good news :) ACCEPTED!! Was wondering if anyone else that got accepted has received the e-mail yet or has had their AADSAS status changed mine still says " Invited for Interview"???
     
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    got a call today! accepppttedd! :) :) GOOD LUCK TO EVERYONE ELSE!
     
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    I got a call around noon PST too. I'm in! To those of you wondering, you get a call and an email. I have yet to receive the email, though.
     
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    Got UCSF
     
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    got the call too! unbelievable feeling this is... anyone get the e-mail yet?
     
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    nope not yet still waiting on it too!!
     
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    Got UCSF phone call today at around 11:30am!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!:love:
    Here I come UCSF!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
     
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    Got the call this morning but haven't gotten the email yet.
    Super excited and happy nevertheless :):thumbup::luck:
     
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    wow, page already made. ucsf admin got this on lockdown.
     
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    You have to request to join.
     
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    They said if we don't hear anything, that "no news is good news." But is it really good news? How likely is it that we will make the 2nd or whatever batch?
     
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    I am on the board. I got a call from Dr. Daniel Ramos. He left a msg that I got in! I saved the msg and listened 5 times! I still can't believe it!!:laugh:
     
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    congrats! i guess you did get to write some good news. glad you've made it, go ags!
     
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    Can you clarify what you mean? Wouldn't "no news" mean you have been wait listed?
     
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    Is there a Facebook page yet?? Also, anyone going here who doesn't want to specialize? I don't want to... But it seems alot of ppl that go here do.
     
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    I don't want to specialize either...

    also has anyone received the e-mail yet?? I got the phone call yesterday but still no email
     
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    Nice to know not everyone wants to specialize. I haven't gotten the email yet either.
     
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    Congrats! I am glad we both made it!! :D
     
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    I got some e-mails this afternoon. looks like we got more jobs to do!
     
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    Facebook page for UCSF dentistry class of 2016
    https://www.facebook.com/groups/144232732345924/?ref=ts

    You need to request to join.
     
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    Got the emails too! I am super excited!:love:
     
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    Go ags!? Yay! I'm an aggie too.
     
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    Deposit sent!

    Happy holiday!
     
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    I have my interview on January 12th, anyone have some advice or input on questions asked, length of the interview? Any information at all would be greatly appreciated!!
     
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    The interview at UCSF consists of:

    - breakfast/picture taking
    - welcome/presentation by Dean
    - tour
    - curriculum presentation
    - lunch
    - interview with a current student and a faculty
    - 30 minute essay writing session

    Each interview is anywhere between 15 min to 30 minutes. The day begins at 9:15am and ends at about 2:30pm.
    Your interviews with a student and a faculty weigh the same. You will be writing a 30-min essay with a pen/paper on a famous quote. Arrive 15 min earlier and be seated in the waiting room, which is situated to the right side of the main entrance. If you are driving, there is a parking lot right behind the dental center building. I paid about 28 dollars for the whole day.
    Hope it helps!
     
  35. Pbots

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    Thanks, easydent, for the info!
     
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    I wonder when the next batch of acceptances/waitlist will come out...
     
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    Should be very soon, i'm guessing monday. Today is suppose to be the last day we can confirm our acceptances for the dec.1st people.
     
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    Anyone know how many seats are left?
     
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    On January 5 they said they had 25 to 45 spots left to fill after the Dec 1 acceptances. They were interviewing 144 more people up until early february.
     
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    25-45 spots sounds off. They said as of Jan 5th. they sent out 69 acceptances-- 29 accepted, 17 declined, 23 undecided. I'm wondering what happened to those 23.

    Regardless, all we can do is wait.
     
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    See you guys in the Fall... :D
     
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    Were you just accepted? If yes, did you interview on Jan 5th?
     
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    Just accepted!! Jan 5 interview!
     
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    I wonder if any pre-dec interviews will receive acceptance calls today?
     
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    Ya I got a call early this morning from Dr. Ramos with the acceptance. I had the Jan. 5th interview...
     
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    I'm in!!!! :D
     
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    Were you also a post-dec interview?
     
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    I'm in!!! :thumbup:

    I got the call around 11 AM this morning!
     
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    Sounds like everybody who was called yesterday had interviewed in January...?
     
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    Yup! I interviewed on Jan 5th.
     
  51. littlemisspiggy

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    for those of you who got accepted, what were your stats like?
     

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