------ Key ------
SR: Secondary Received
SS: Secondary Submitted
II: Interview Invite
IA: Interview Attended
------ Timeline ------
4/26/13 - Took the MCAT.
5/29/13 - Got my MCAT scores back. Woohoo!! A 41 makes me feel a *lot* more comfortable about my chances.
6/10/13 - Submitted AMCAS at 9:30 AM, almost as soon as it opened.
6/21/13 - Last transcript received at 10 AM. Entered verification queue.
7/25/13 - Verified at 3 PM! Let the flood of secondaries begin!
8/5/13 - Last (of 18) secondaries submitted. Now it's all about the waiting...and resisting the urge to add more schools.
8/14/13 - First II! SUNY Buffalo. Second II on the same day! SUNY Downstate.
8/15/13 - Third II! SUNY Upstate. I'm now feeling good about my chances this application cycle.
8/21/13 - NYU II! Woohoo!
8/26/13 - Hofstra II!
8/28/13 - SUNY Buffalo interview.
9/10/13 - SUNY Stony Brook II! SUNY Downstate interview.
9/17/13 - NYU interview. First MMI format. I actually really enjoyed the MMI format.
9/22/13 - Sent update letters with my summer grades and recent activities to the schools I have not yet heard from.
9/24/13 - First rejection. BU.
10/1/13 - SUNY Stony Brook interview.
10/7/13 - SUNY Upstate interview. Also MMI. Low stress and very enjoyable.
10/8/13 - Brown rejection.
10/14/13 - SUNY Buffalo waitlist. It's what I was expecting, but it's still disappointing.
10/17/13 - SUNY Downstate hold for spring consideration. Really bummed about this one.
10/21/13 - Rochester rejection.
10/25/13 - SUNY Stony Brook waitlist. Starting to panic now.
11/12/13 - SUNY Upstate acceptance!!! I'm going to medical school!!!
12/20/13 - Hofstra interview.
1/7/14 - NYMC rejection. Sent update letters/letters of interest to the schools where I'm waitlisted.
1/15/14 - Einstein rejection.
1/17/14 - Cornell rejection. Really bummed to have made it so far and get rejected so late.
1/29/14 - Penn rejection.
1/31/14 - NYU waitlist. I'm still in the running!
2/7/14 - Mount Sinai rejection.
2/27/14 - Columbia rejection. Submitted NYU tertiary for their 3-year MD program.
3/4/14 - Yale rejection. Harvard rejection.
3/10/14 - Hofstra waitlist.
3/26/14 - Tufts rejection.
4/16/14 - Sent update letters/letters of interest to the schools where I'm waitlisted. This is it until May 15.
5/31/14 - Sent update letters/letters of interest with my spring grades.
6/3/14 - SUNY Downstate Alternate List.
8/7/14 - White Coat Ceremony at SUNY Upstate. I'm going to be a doctor!!!!!