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  1. Hey there! I’m a current 1st year student, and they will not interview you with outstanding pre-req classes. They typically do interviews October-February, so even if you don’t finish your class until December, you still have plenty of time to get an interview and get in, I wouldn’t stress too much. Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
  2. You have plenty of time! They won't do their first interviews until October. Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
  3. nehigley

    WMU Class of 2019

    That's what's up! Congrats!! Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
  4. nehigley

    WMU Class of 2019

    How exciting!! Congrats! Join us on FB "WMU PA class of 2019." Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
  5. nehigley

    WMU Class of 2019

    Maybe they meant that between the next interview session and the offers they have out, they have enough candidates they wouldn't need to interview any more? Sorry to hear about your rejection though, maybe next time! Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
  6. nehigley

    Accepted Class of 2019

    Hey all, just wanted to quick update that I was mistaken about the Facebook page! According to Donna, we as a cohort need to organize our own Facebook group. Her recommendation to me was that we wait until our class of 2019 is finalized though. (No idea when that would be though.) Sorry for the confusion! Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
  7. nehigley

    WMU Class of 2019

    How exciting!! Congrats and good luck :) Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
  8. nehigley

    Accepted Class of 2019

    Thank you for creating this thread, I'm so excited to begin the process of getting to know my future classmates! Please correct me if I'm wrong, but I thought that the previous year's student will create a FB page for us? Anyone else that knows for sure please feel free to chime in. :) I PM'ed you my personal info for the time being. I'm excited to hear about anyone else who has received an acceptance as well! Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
  9. nehigley

    WMU Class of 2019

    For the interview in October, they told us that most of us would hear either way within 8-10 days. In reality it took a little over 3 weeks to hear something, and as far as I understand, most people from my interview group still have yet to hear anything at all. Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
  10. Gave up my interview today, I hope this means someone else can make the best of this great opportunity! Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
  11. nehigley

    WMU Class of 2019

    I was at that interview as well! I also was getting frustrated with the waiting game. I did hear on this last Monday that I was accepted, though. I would check your spam box. I would also email Holly and ask for an update. When I emailed her a couple weeks ago she was great about getting back to me within a couple hours! Best of luck to you and hang in there! Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
  12. Undergraduate School: University of Michigan '11 Major: Psychology CASPA cGPA: 3.30 CASPA sGPA: 3.35 Age at time of application: 27 GRE: V 155 Q 157 W 5.0 Patient Care Experience: ~6000 hours as an inpatient RRT ~1200 hours as a patient care tech at an assisted living Certifications: CRT, RRT, BLS, ACLS, NRP Shadowing: 8 hours hospitalist PA 8 hours critical care PA LOR: 1. Hospitalist PA/mentor 2. ICU MD 3. A&P Prof Leadership Experience: 1 year as Biomed Club president 1 year as Biomed Club consult Schools applied: Northwestern, Rush, Rosalind Franklin, Univ of Saint Francis, Western, Wayne St Waitlisted: Rush (for interview) Interview: Northwestern, Rosalind Franklin, Univ of Saint Francis, Western Denied: Wayne St Accepted: Western and Univ of Saint Francis Attempts: First Ecstatic about being able to post this! Never give up if this is something you really want! I graduated from UofM with a cum GPA of 2.88 after failing my entire sophomore year. I took the time to get high quality patient care experience and make pretty decent money to pay off as much of undergrad as I could. My RRT classes also helped boost my GPA from the 2.88 all the way to a 3.30 overall. If being a PA is something you have your heart set on, there is always a way! If you are reading this and need any advice, feel free to PM me. This forum has been a tremendous help over the last few years with preparing to apply. I would love to be able to pay it forward!
  13. nehigley

    2016-2017 Cycle

    I was at the interview this past Friday and just got the call that I'm accepted!! :) Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
  14. nehigley

    WMU Class of 2019

    Accepted! Received the email today! :)) Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
  15. nehigley

    WMU Class of 2019

    I haven't heard anything yet. Not sure if anyone else has though! Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
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