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Ross decisions out?

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Are there additional scholarships you can receive or apply for to cover living and health insurance costs in addition to a full tuition scholarship? I was lucky enough to receive one and was then late… more

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With what seems to be a very competitive R1 (that I missed) I'm thinking of adding Stern to my list of R2 apps. It seems like their R2 is actually in October and R3 is in Jan? Am I wasting my tim… more

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For GSB and Kellogg, can I expect an update on the portal or an email? I won’t be available for a call.

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I wanna record myself opening my admissions decisions but how horrible would it be if it wasn’t a yes…..then I’d just have footage of me crying

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Folks, What external scholarship do MBA typically apply to? I have been admitted to Booth so exploring the options for some external funding. Thanks in advance!

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Rejected 4 schools so far…worked with admissions consultant. Fml

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Stanford decision thread😊/ prayer circle 😭

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Should I cancel my second gmat score if I score worse than my first one?

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I’ve got an interview coming up for a business school. Should I wear a tie that matches the colors of the school?

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Are UT McCombs / Vanderbilt Owen rolling or will you not find out about R1 until the notification deadline? TIA

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If you receive a round 1 offer then quit hour job in Jan/Feb of the following year - is this a bad look for post MBA employers?

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Tips for getting a full scholarship to a MBA program?

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Will Stanford start calling tmr or on Wednesday?

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Please let me know I’m not the only one freaking out about the upcoming results

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Does anyone have any tips for me on how to go about submitting my recommenders answers for them? Concerned if the process requires sign ins etc?

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I know that BYU is not M7 but is it still considered a top tier ish MBA? I am a CPA with a Macc but wondering if I would need an MBA to actually excel faster to a Director level position within Financ… more

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I don’t think I’m going to get into HBS (bad interview) but having trouble not getting my hopes up…stomach is in knots Nothing to do about it now though

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Anyone have any insight on exec mbas vs regular mba? I’ll probably be attempting to get mine in a few years and would already have 5-6 YOE, but won’t be looking to make a career switch or move. Would … more

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Was anyone a job hopper before their MBA? How did you decide on who to get rec letters from? Also for consulting should I aim for client rec letters from who I work with daily (Homeland Security, Gene… more

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I accepted NYU over the weekend. I got a full scholarship and it’s my top choice. I submitted my deposit but it hasn’t been taken out from my bank account but NYU says they received the deposit. Am I … more

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How do Kellogg, HBS, and GSB do notifications? Will we get calls? Emails? Etc.?

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Planning to retake GRE exam 1 more time and give myself 6 weeks to study. Any tips on a study plan and making most use of time? Need to focus on verbal > quant (157 V, 165 Q)

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Thoughts on asking a supervisor from your previous employer to write one of your rec letters? School requires 2 and I’m having current supervisor do the other. For context, 6.5 YOE with 4 at first emp… more

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So R2 deadlines are almost upon us. Any other procrastinator out there just starting on their apps and still have to do a GMAT retake? Looking for solidarity here lol.

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Holiday gifts for your study group? Yay or nay? In an Exec program if that helps.

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Anyone got any offers from M7? Did they give a lot of discounts this year? My friend got 60% off tuition for one of them. Want to hear your experiences and how difficult it is to get discounts

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Are Princeton Review or Manhattan Prep classes better?

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Accepted to LBS but waiting to hear from US schools still. When does scholarship info come out? Also looking for info on salaries in tech in euro markets? Anyone have an idea?

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Accepted to Johnson but no scholarship - is this indicative of where I stand with other t15? Do I have a shot at UVA/Duke/NYU?

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Should I take HBX CORe? I did a double major pharmacology and biology at a top Canadian school and had a 70% average (don’t have GPAs). Then took 8 business courses (accounting, corporate finance. Etc… more

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I have been waitlisted at one program, but have been accepted to a higher ranked program without scholarship. My plan is to communicate my acceptance to the program I’ve been waitlisted from and try t… more

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I keep replaying my HBS interview in my head..…I felt great about it the day of but now I’m second guessing if I highlighted the leadership work I did on each project well enough. Prayers for Thursday… more

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Has anyone done a US vs Europe analysis for MBA and beyond? Aiming to shift to Product Management post MBA, mostly for a better WLB US: Houses some of the best schools with a huge tech market, but in… more

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Those like have gotten accepted. How did you celebrate 🍾!

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24 and planning to go to school in 2.5 years. Should I put money in a 529 or not worth it?

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What’s been the most efficient way to reach out to students at HBS or GSB? I believe they don’t have formal student ambassadors like most schools but did notice they had contacts for clubs. Just seein… more

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Anyone waiting for Ross on Tuesday!?

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Chances at BB IB from Johnson?

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