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    Ross Admissions Director Blog 2014-08-07 21:45:18

    Ross Admissions Director Blog 2014-08-07 21:45:18

    by on August 7th, 2014

    Next to our admitted student weekend, my favorite day of the year has to be the first day of orientation. That’s when we finally get to see the whole class: 450 students embarking on their Ross MBA journey together. I … Read More

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    This Blog Has Moved

    This Blog Has Moved

    by on August 7th, 2014

    Please click here to visit this blog on the new Michigan Ross website for the most recent updates from Soojin. Next to our admitted student weekend, my favorite day of the year has to be the first day of orientation. … Read More

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    Let’s Get it Started

    Let’s Get it Started

    by on July 15th, 2014

    It’s mid-July and there’s so much I’m excited about. I’ll share my Top 4 right now: Our Fall 2015 application is live! Three things you should do now: study for the GMAT, if you haven’t already taken it. Think … Read More

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    It’s July??

    It’s July??

    by on June 30th, 2014

    Some lovely ladies of Ross at the annual Forte conference in Los Angeles. How is it July already? The summer is going by too fast and, while I am excited to begin a new season of recruiting, I have hardly recovered from … Read More

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    Gearing Up For Fall 2015

    Gearing Up For Fall 2015

    by on June 4th, 2014

    People often think that admissions staff get summers off. Not so. We’re continuing to manage fall enrollment and we’re gearing up for the next admissions cycle. One piece of that is updating our essay questions and … Read More

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    End of Year Reflections

    End of Year Reflections

    by on May 9th, 2014

    We’ve made it through another Admissions season and what a roller coaster it has been. We’re always excited to welcome our incoming class, but we have particularly high expectations for the Class of 2016. They are … Read More

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    Ross Class of 2016 is Taking Shape

    Ross Class of 2016 is Taking Shape

    by on April 22nd, 2014

    We’re fast approaching the end of this year’s admissions season. On May 1, we’ll know who among our Round 1 and 2 admits will be joining us in Ann Arbor this fall. We’re thrilled to see that the number of people … Read More

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    Making Decisions

    Making Decisions

    by on March 14th, 2014

    We’ve spent the last few months making decisions on applicants. This afternoon, those decisions will be released. And then it will be your turn to make a decision: what to do this fall. Your options could be to … Read More

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    The area code is 734

    The area code is 734

    by on March 11th, 2014

    I’m guessing that Round 2 applicants are feeling nervous excitement (or maybe just nervous) with decisions to be released this week. One of our MBA2s (who will be graduating this year) posted on Facebook: “Is it bad … Read More

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    Approaching the Finish Line

    Approaching the Finish Line

    by on February 28th, 2014

    Oh how I don’t love LaGuardia airport. My flight landed 20 minutes early, only to be stuck on the runway for almost an hour because there were no gates open. But, got here safely and bumped into a Ross alum on his … Read More

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    More than you ever wanted to know about interviews

    More than you ever wanted to know about interviews

    by on January 28th, 2014

    I think the character from the movie “Frozen” has made her way to Ann Arbor. Like many of you, we are experiencing frigid temps. For the first time in 36 years, the University of Michigan canceled classes; however, … Read More

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    Answer: January 17th

    Answer: January 17th

    by on January 16th, 2014

    You know the question. I just checked in with the team to see where everyone is on getting their first reads done. It looks like we’re on track to make our goal of getting interview invitations out by this Friday, … Read More

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    Empathy

    Empathy

    by on January 10th, 2014

    Earlier this week, I scrambled to get essays finalized, emailed recommenders to say Happy New Year and see if they got their letters in, checked the admissions portal to see if transcripts were sent, and uploaded essays … Read More

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    Counting Down the Days

    Counting Down the Days

    by on December 16th, 2013

    I can’t believe the holidays will be upon us next week! My kids have been trying to get an early glimpse of their presents by shaking them, holding them up to the light to see through the wrapping paper, trying to … Read More

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