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So I asked a friend who attended WSU/psychoanalyze/stalked the past 5 years worth of WSU forums and here’s a chain for events: 1)Thurs/Fri after last interview: 48 top pick phone calls go out.

I emailed the program to get an update and the response I received said that invitations are due to go out this week or beginning of next week.

I was really hoping today would be the day but I guess the waiting game continues for now! ?

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Hello,

I applied this cycle. But reading previous cycle posts seems they don't get the ball rolling on getting back to applicants until June. I applied early on.

Regards,

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2 hours ago, brookerobinson said:

What address do we sent our transcripts to? Mine were sent to CASPA but we still need to send them directly to WSU Graduate school, right? 

The Graduate School website says that you are only required to submit unofficial transcripts with your application, like a PDF. You will only need to send official transcripts once you are admitted. This is straight from their website:

Students offered admission based on uploaded documents will need to submit official materials to
        finalize admission, as indicated below:  

When it is time to send official transcripts, here's their information:

E-transcript address: grad.transcripts@wichita.edu

Mailing address:
The Graduate School
Wichita State University
1845 Fairmount, Box 4
Wichita KS  67260-0004

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15 hours ago, LyssF said:

The Graduate School website says that you are only required to submit unofficial transcripts with your application, like a PDF. You will only need to send official transcripts once you are admitted. This is straight from their website:

Students offered admission based on uploaded documents will need to submit official materials to
        finalize admission, as indicated below:  

When it is time to send official transcripts, here's their information:

E-transcript address: grad.transcripts@wichita.edu

Mailing address:
The Graduate School
Wichita State University
1845 Fairmount, Box 4
Wichita KS  67260-0004

This is what I was told when I called in. I already completed the grad application, it only asked for Unofficial Transcripts. 

Thanks for providing this for us all!

 

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Let’s get some stats going if you’d like to share!

Where are you from?

Overall GPA?

Science GPA?

Health care experience?

Shadowing?

Volunteer hours?

Anything else you’d like to share?

 

I’m a senior at Wichita State.

3.83 overall

3.66 science

1700 PCE

31 shadowing hours

100 volunteer hours

Super excited and nervous! This is my first time applying.

 

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here is my stats :

PCA:8000+

 cGPA 3.97, sGPA 4.0

volunteer over 100hr within last year

 LOR: 2 from PAs I worked with and shadow , 1 from Dermotalogy reasurcher and MD  at Yale university ( I shadowed him ), 1 from NICU Doctor I worked with, 1 from chemistry professor .

  Best of luck everyone!

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Hey everyone,

I also got an email today that reads:

Greetings from the Wichita State University Physician Assistant Department!

We've received your application from CASPA.  Your application will be evaluated and you will be contacted regarding your eligibility as soon as possible.    If you are found eligible you will be sent a link to the supplemental application with a deadline for submission.  Please keep in mind that our program does not utilize a rolling admissions process.

Application to WSU’s Graduate School is a separate process from the CASPA application, and is required to be eligible for interview! It is the responsibility of the applicant  to see that unofficial transcripts are uploaded directly to the WSU Graduate School application. Applications must be submitted no later than September 1, 2018.  

Final acceptance into the WSU PA Program is contingent on acceptance by the Graduate School. 

Please read any communication from the PA Program very carefully and ensure that your email will recognizephysician.assistant@wichita.edu as a "safe sender".

Thank you for your application!   It may take several weeks before we contact you.   Thank you for your patience.

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WSU requires CASPA, a supplementary, and graduate program application.

Did you guys apply to the graduate program at the same time as sending in CASPA or just CASPA for the time being? I don't want to waste money on the graduate application if WSU doesn't end up sending me the supplementary application.

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Unfortunately "PA72492" I do not think there is a way to guarantee that you will get the supplemental prior to the graduate program application deadline. A friend of mine applied to Wichita State University (granted he turned in his application a little later than recommended and consequently may have gotten a later review than other applicants) and did not receive the supplemental until after the graduate application deadline. Fortunately, he did "risk it" and filled out the graduate application. Maybe it would be helpful to pick your top 3-4 schools and "risk it?" *assuming the other schools do not participate in rolling enrollment either

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So I received an email that says "Thank you. Supplemental will be emailed. blah blah blah" on August 7th.

 

Should I be concerned? Anyone else waiting on the supplemental app link? If you've received it, how many days after you got the initial email did it take?

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18 minutes ago, zoltman said:

So I received an email that says "Thank you. Supplemental will be emailed. blah blah blah" on August 7th.

 

Should I be concerned? Anyone else waiting on the supplemental app link? If you've received it, how many days after you got the initial email did it take?

I received the same email on July 24th and still haven’t heard anything yet!

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12 minutes ago, LyssF said:

I received the same email on July 24th and still haven’t heard anything yet!

Phew. I spoke with someone on the live chat from their website and they stated that the supplemental application will have its own deadline.

Good news. I was starting to stress a bit lol. Definitely one of my top choices for out-of-state programs. Didn't wanna lose all chances!

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Hi guys . On July 24th I got this email :

Dear Yuliya Grabo,

Greetings from the Wichita State University Physician Assistant Department!

We've received your application from CASPA.  Your application will be evaluated and you will be contacted regarding your eligibility as soon as possible.    If you are found eligible you will be sent a link to the supplemental application with a deadline for submission.  Please keep in mind that our program does not utilize a rolling admissions process.

Application to WSU’s Graduate School is a separate process from the CASPA application, and is required to be eligible for interview! It is the responsibility of the applicant  to see that unofficial transcripts are uploaded directly to the WSU Graduate School application.  Applications must be submitted no later than September 1, 2018.  

Final acceptance into the WSU PA Program is contingent on acceptance by the Graduate School. 

Please read any communication from the PA Program very carefully and ensure that your email will recognize physician.assistant@wichita.edu as a "safe sender".

Thank you for your application!   It may take several weeks before we contact you.   Thank you for your patience.

Please contact physician.assistant@wichita.eduif you have any questions or concerns.

Sincerely,”

nothing after it .. I am not sure if they didn’t find me eligible ?‍♀️?

did you get the same ? Did you get anything after this letter ? Did anyone got supplemental application link? 

Thank you 

 

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On 8/24/2018 at 2:17 PM, jennieh said:

I submitted an application for Graduate admissions, but it said on the portal that they're still waiting for "department decision", even though I haven't submitted my CASPA yet. 

Did you get go ahead and submit CASPA anyway, while waiting for graduate school decision? Thanks!

Yes! I did both simultaneously. 

The graduate decision might take up to several weeks, from what I've been told.

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