Jump to content
dancedementia

Fall 2019 Psychology PhD Applicants!

Recommended Posts

Seems the results of USCalifornia psych PhD didn't come out as expected...

PS: I guess many people above confused USCalifornia and USCarolina

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
16 hours ago, Sosorider said:

Finally. John jay got back to me! I got denied. Well Drexel come on don't let me down.

lol right there with you!

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Hi all!

Wondering if anyone who interviewed at UMSL heard back from the program yet regarding their status.

Please DM me! Thanks and good luck! :)

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
7 minutes ago, philopsych said:

I think you're joking, but I'll give a serious answer: I got my PhD acceptance on April 15th...so hold on to the hope.

Kudos to you (and also congrats!!!) -- I was not entirely joking, though I do wish this does not have to be the case. Just expressing the agony of waiting! 

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
13 minutes ago, Waiting272 said:

Kudos to you (and also congrats!!!) -- I was not entirely joking, though I do wish this does not have to be the case. Just expressing the agony of waiting! 

I'm waiting with ya! That PhD acceptance was in a different field. Now I'm making the move into clinical psychology. I had an interview today, but they told me they had no idea when admissions decisions are going to be made ah!

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
37 minutes ago, philopsych said:

I'm waiting with ya! That PhD acceptance was in a different field. Now I'm making the move into clinical psychology. I had an interview today, but they told me they had no idea when admissions decisions are going to be made ah!

May the stars align for all of us! :) I look back fondly at how undergraduate admissions for college was much more predictable. 

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Has anyone heard from the Clinical Psych PhD program at Marquette University since the interviews?

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
On 2/16/2019 at 1:23 AM, paraent said:

Got my admit offer a few days ago. Interviews were last week. Non-clinical.

Anyone for clinical phd know anything? Thank you!

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
3 hours ago, psychapplicant500 said:

Has anyone heard from Loyola Chicago post-interview?

I was told that they were meeting to decide acceptances today (the 18th). So we should start to hear back within a couple of days!

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
40 minutes ago, justneedone2019 said:

Could those who received offers from UNL please DM me your POI? Thank you in advance!

PLEASE PLEASE DM me! Any and all UNL posters! This is my top choice!

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
1 hour ago, justneedone2019 said:

 

Could those who received offers from UNL please DM me your POI? Thank you in advance!

 

Me too please!!! 

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Any advice on how to withdraw your application from consideration from programs you've interviewed for? I haven't been accepted, so it's not like I'm turning down an offer. I just plan on accepting the offer I have, so I would like to withdraw my application from further consideration. Any suggestions/advice would be greatly appreciated! Thanks!

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
43 minutes ago, PsychWannabee said:

Any advice on how to withdraw your application from consideration from programs you've interviewed for? I haven't been accepted, so it's not like I'm turning down an offer. I just plan on accepting the offer I have, so I would like to withdraw my application from further consideration. Any suggestions/advice would be greatly appreciated! Thanks!

I would only email schools you had interviews at to let them know you are taking a positions elsewhere and wish to remove your name from consideration, especially if it helps expedite the admissions process. 

 

If you didn’t get an interview somewhere, no need to email them. This late in the game you are probably being rejected and you reaching out only creates a backdrop of presumption on your part that won’t look good if you apply to the same programs and labs for post-doc and beyond. 

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
4 minutes ago, Clinapp2017 said:

I would only email schools you had interviews at to let them know you are taking a positions elsewhere and wish to remove your name from consideration, especially if it helps expedite the admissions process. 

 

If you didn’t get an interview somewhere, no need to email them. This late in the game you are probably being rejected and you reaching out only creates a backdrop of presumption on your part that won’t look good if you apply to the same programs and labs for post-doc and beyond. 

Yes, I only plan on emailing the schools I interviewed for! I am just a bit of at a loss as to how to format the emails and what to include in them. Thank you :)

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
8 hours ago, PsychWannabee said:

Any advice on how to withdraw your application from consideration from programs you've interviewed for? I haven't been accepted, so it's not like I'm turning down an offer. I just plan on accepting the offer I have, so I would like to withdraw my application from further consideration. Any suggestions/advice would be greatly appreciated! Thanks!

Congrats on getting accepted! I would say something like

Dear XXXX,

I really enjoyed interviewing at your program, I was especially impressed by/ enjoyed XYZ. It was great to have the opportunity to meet the faculty and students. However, I am writing to inform you that I have accepted an offer elsewhere, so I would like to withdraw my application from X. Please let me know if there is anything else you need from me at this point. I appreciate your time and consideration.

Thank you,

XX

 

Or something along those lines. I feel like you always want to be thoughtful in how you respond as you never know who your future colleagues will be, and your reputation is important. 

Congrats again!! 

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!

Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.

Sign In Now

×

Important Information

By using this site, you agree to our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.