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How quickly do OCI rejections come in?

How quickly do OCI rejections come in?
« on: September 09, 2008, 05:55:48 PM »
Hi -

I've had a number of OCI screening interviews and have a callback from one. Two of the firms have started making their call-back phone calls - but unfortunately not to me.   :( Oh well, that's the way it goes. How long would you expect to wait before receiving the rejection email/letter? I would have thought that it would have been pretty quick, but it's been almost a week and I've heard nothing. (The friend who got the callbacks was actually rejected by the firm that gave me the callback, and she found out the same day as me.) I am not harboring any hopes that I will get a callback, but just interested in other people's experiences. Thanks.



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Re: How quickly do OCI rejections come in?
« Reply #1 on: September 09, 2008, 07:29:53 PM »
It varies a LOT by firm.  Last year I got a rejection letter in late November. . . two months after I'd accepted somewhere else.   :P

Re: How quickly do OCI rejections come in?
« Reply #2 on: September 09, 2008, 07:30:35 PM »
It varies a LOT by firm.  Last year I got a rejection letter in late November. . . two months after I'd accepted somewhere else.   :P

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Re: How quickly do OCI rejections come in?
« Reply #3 on: September 09, 2008, 08:04:30 PM »
if you are not asked to come in for a callback do firms usually send a letter or an email?  i had a bunch 2 weeks ago and have not heard anything...i just assumed ding...

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Re: How quickly do OCI rejections come in?
« Reply #4 on: September 09, 2008, 08:09:54 PM »
It varies a LOT by firm.  Last year I got a rejection letter in late November. . . two months after I'd accepted somewhere else.   :P

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Re: How quickly do OCI rejections come in?
« Reply #5 on: September 09, 2008, 08:30:36 PM »
if you are not asked to come in for a callback do firms usually send a letter or an email?  i had a bunch 2 weeks ago and have not heard anything...i just assumed ding...

Most of my dings were by letter; got a few emails.

Almost all of my callbacks were by phone (with a follow up email); got one by email alone and one by letter alone.

thanks, so it sounds like i should hear something one way or the other

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Re: How quickly do OCI rejections come in?
« Reply #6 on: September 09, 2008, 08:39:17 PM »
Check  your spam folder! One of my callbacks ended up there somehow...