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I am applying to a school that has an August 1st deadline, so I want to submit my application by July 1st to make sure it has time to clear. I have yet to take the GRE. I called CASPA and they said I am able to submit my application to the school but just insert the date and number of the verification code of the GRE I am signed up for. Has anyone submitted an application and had their GRE score uploaded during the clearing process?

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Yes. Just be aware that the school you plan on applying to might not consider your application complete until receiving your official GRE score. Ultimately meaning they won’t view your application until they have everything. I would call and confirm with the school to  make sure. I was in the same boat as you. I still submitted my applications before having my GRE done, which definitely helped, but a lot of schools wouldn’t look at my apps without my official test scores posted. REGARDLESS, if you can, send in your apps!!!!!!! CASPA gets busy, and it can take awhile for them to verify you. Get in line now if you can! Once you take your GRE, it takes a good two weeks for you to receive your scores, and an additional 3-5 days for the scores to send to your selected schools. I’d allow about 3-4 weeks for the entire process. Good luck!

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