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Give me a break...Penn Still Pending!

lanen

Give me a break...Penn Still Pending!
« on: April 08, 2005, 10:12:15 PM »
Has anyone still not heard from Penn??  I thought I would be an automatic reject, but I am still waiting on them?  Do you think I actually hae a chance?   
Is anyone else in the same boat?  :-*

Re: Give me a break...Penn Still Pending!
« Reply #1 on: April 09, 2005, 12:14:36 AM »
Ditto... Complete since around  Feb. 1st. Amazingly annoying--know, rationally, that I'm a reject, but still holding out hope for an acceptance. Misguided? Yes. Why oh why must they lead me on?

I heard someone say they were way backed up with applications this year, so guessing its pretty chronological in terms of review. When were you complete?

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Re: Give me a break...Penn Still Pending!
« Reply #2 on: April 09, 2005, 07:21:22 AM »
Scooch over, make room for me in the boat!  Penn has left me hangin'.

wongsb

Re: Give me a break...Penn Still Pending!
« Reply #3 on: April 09, 2005, 09:26:19 AM »
I called Penn yesterday and they told me that my application is "about to be submitted for review"!!!!!!!!!!!  I told the lady I had been complete since ~February 4, and she apologized, saying this year's "applications were up".  I should have, but didn't, ask her if applications were being reviewed alphabetically since that's the only way this situation could make sense for me, being "W". 

Re: Give me a break...Penn Still Pending!
« Reply #4 on: April 09, 2005, 07:23:10 PM »
I was complete in early Feb.  I too should be an auto-reject, but I've still heard nothing, and I'm a "G."

Sometimes I imagine that my phone will ring and it'll be Penn letting me know I've been accepted--but then I snap out of my daydream.  It's fun to pretend that I may get in.  Sooner or later they'll reject me, and I'll have to give up the fantasy.

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Re: Give me a break...Penn Still Pending!
« Reply #5 on: April 10, 2005, 09:07:34 AM »
I have been complete since December 21 and NOT ONE WORD from them.  Oh well.  Is it my turn to row?

Re: Give me a break...Penn Still Pending!
« Reply #6 on: April 10, 2005, 10:39:35 AM »
Ditto. Complete since end of January. I've given up any hope on Penn.