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Deferred from Wharton

someone123someone123 Posts: 23Registered User New Member
edited December 2005 in University of Pennsylvania
I got deferred from Wharton ED. here's my question: The letter said that 15% of deferred applicants get accepted. Does anyone know what the numbers are specifically for Wharton? Thanks.

Congrats to those who got in!!
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Replies to: Deferred from Wharton

  • che3rleadrgrlieche3rleadrgrlie Posts: 61Registered User Junior Member
    really?!?! it said that?? it didn't say anything on mine o.O
  • dw51688dw51688 Posts: 448Registered User Member
    its under FAQ's..
    sorry about the deferral.. im in the same boat..
  • che3rleadrgrlieche3rleadrgrlie Posts: 61Registered User Junior Member
    ohhhhh i see it now haha. how do you know which school deferred/rejected you? like the letter didn't say anything about beign deferred/rejected from huntsman or wharton--it just said deferred in general. i'm confused hahaha
  • someone123someone123 Posts: 23Registered User New Member
    yeah, I feel kinda weird about the deferral too. I'm trying to find out how many applicants got into Wharton to see what chances are regular decision.
  • jhum111jhum111 Posts: 676Registered User Member
    ya, i was deferred too, i think if i raise my SAT score and then engage my master plan, i shall have a chance
  • BreakOrDeath88BreakOrDeath88 Posts: 361Registered User Member
    i was deferred from wharton too

    and my midyear isnt going to be so hot so its basically over for me
  • KRabble88KRabble88 Posts: 1,991Registered User Senior Member
    Well, I understand that this year, there were over 4000 applicants, and in years past, they usually accepted 1/3, deferred 1/3, and denied 1/3. I'm under the impression that deferals rose in place of a decline in acceptances for the ED round (Note: this is only my conjecture from what Penn students have inferred and from what I have just picked up). So approximately how many do you feel have been deferred (by numbers, not percentages)? Do you think the acceptance rate for deferees will be greater or around the same come spring time?

    I have also read that the acceptances for deferrees is approximately 15%. Do you think that percentage is significantly higher for CAS (and is mostly offset by Wharton deferred applicants)? In this, I mean significant being more than 5%.
  • GoCollegeGoCollege Posts: 483Registered User Member
    I have been deffered also!

    Should we retake the SAT if we have a low grade?
  • sokollwnsokollwn Posts: 60Registered User Junior Member
    I'm with you breakordeath. Senioritis struck early and my straight 4.0s got kicked down to a 3.5. That should be it
  • GoCollegeGoCollege Posts: 483Registered User Member
    should we retake the SAT?
  • kiscsaj17kiscsaj17 Posts: 11Registered User New Member
    i was rejected... i was expecting it, but still.. you know.
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