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Institution Program (Season) Decision & Date St1 Date Added Notes
Duke UniversityLiterature, PhD (F18)Rejected via Website on 8 May 2018 I8 May 2018
  • E-mail to check the portal. Rejected after having been waitlisted.
Duke UniversityEarth & Oceanic Sciences, PhD (F18)Rejected via Website on 16 Apr 2018 Undergrad GPA: 3.70
GRE General (V/Q/W): 165/159/5.50
GRE Subject: n/a
A30 Apr 2018
  • Has contact with potential POI who was mildly interested in my undergrad research. They were apparently behind in making decisions. Wish they had informed me sooner.
Duke University(Biomedical Engineering) (BME), PhD (F18)Accepted via E-mail on 27 Mar 2018 U25 Apr 2018
Duke University(Biomedical Engineering) (BME), PhD (F18)Rejected via E-mail on 23 Mar 2018 A19 Apr 2018
Duke UniversityBiomedical Engineering (BME), PhD (F18)Rejected via E-mail on 5 Apr 2018 Undergrad GPA: 3.91
GRE General (V/Q/W): 160/170/4.50
GRE Subject: 790
I16 Apr 2018
  • Already accepted an offer from top choice master's program.
Duke UniversityEconomics, PhD (F18)Wait listed via E-mail on 14 Apr 2018 I14 Apr 2018
  • Hi guys, Duke is not my only option, but it is my preferred choice so if you have better options, please decline Duke.
Duke University"Physics", PhD (F18)Other via Website on 13 Apr 2018 Undergrad GPA: 4.00
GRE General (V/Q/W): 162/168/4.50
GRE Subject: 950
I13 Apr 2018
  • Please can someone explain to me what does this mean ? Are they offering me a spot next term (Spring/Fall 19) or does this mean if, someone drops decides not to go they will inform me? Or is it just a more polite way of saying that I am rejected, in that case this would be my 11th rejection. "We have reviewed your application to the Physics program and are impressed by your credentials. While we cannot offer you admission at this time, your application is sufficiently strong to allow for the possibility of admission at a later date. Your name has therefore been placed on an alternate list from which we will choose if vacancies occur. If a vacancy should occur, we will notify you promptly by email. In the meantime, please inform us if you make other plans for the next year by logging into your Applicant Self-Service account and declining your spot on the alternate list. We appreciate having had the opportunity to review your application and wish you all the best."
Duke UniversityDeparment Of Political Science, PhD (F18)Accepted via Website on 12 Apr 2018 A13 Apr 2018
  • Was just accepted off the waitlist. I study political behavior and identities. Received email to check portal.
Duke UniversityInterdisciplinary Data Science (MIDS), Masters (F18)Wait listed via E-mail on 30 Mar 2018 O12 Apr 2018
  • To the posters below, where you on the waitlist and waiting to hear back? Did you hear from the department or the graduate school?
Duke UniversityMIDS, Masters (F18)Rejected via E-mail on 10 Apr 2018 A12 Apr 2018
Duke UniversityInterdisciplinary Data Science (MIDS), Masters (F18)Rejected via E-mail on 11 Apr 2018 Undergrad GPA: 3.63
GRE General (V/Q/W): 163/166/3.00
GRE Subject: n/a
I12 Apr 2018
  • Was interviewed but ultimately rejected
Duke UniversityAdv. Materials Science And Engineering, PhD (F18)Rejected via E-mail on 12 Apr 2018 I12 Apr 2018
Duke University (Pratt)Mechanical Engineering, PhD (F18)Rejected via Website on 11 Apr 2018 A12 Apr 2018
Duke UniversityMechanical Engineering, PhD (F18)Rejected via E-mail on 11 Apr 2018 U11 Apr 2018
Duke UniversityComputer Science, Masters (F18)Rejected via E-mail on 6 Apr 2018 Undergrad GPA: 3.50
GRE General (V/Q/W): 150/169/3.00
GRE Subject: n/a
I11 Apr 2018
  • so sad that did not get ad from Duke 3 year work experience (IC design house)
Duke UniversityBioengineering (Biomedical Engineering), PhD (F18)Rejected via E-mail on 6 Apr 2018 I9 Apr 2018
Duke UniversityBioengineering, PhD (F18)Rejected via E-mail on 4 Apr 2018 Undergrad GPA: 3.56
GRE General (V/Q/W): 161/164/4.50
GRE Subject: n/a
A8 Apr 2018
Duke University(Biomedical Engineering) (BME), PhD (F18)Rejected via E-mail on 7 Apr 2018 A7 Apr 2018
Duke UniversityComputer Science, Masters (F18)Rejected via E-mail on 5 Apr 2018 Undergrad GPA: 3.60
GRE General (V/Q/W): 164/169/4.50
GRE Subject: n/a
A6 Apr 2018
  • Non-C.S. major, two years of post-bacc work in computer science and physics with high GPA, no publications, no work experience, currently involved in research.
Duke UniversityComputer Science, Masters (F18)Rejected via E-mail on 6 Apr 2018 I6 Apr 2018
  • Duke CS admits, Congrats! Could you please share your stats? Might give a clue where I went wrong
Duke University(Computer Science, Masters (F18)Rejected via E-mail on 5 Apr 2018 I6 Apr 2018
  • dejected :(
Duke University(Computer Science ), Masters (F18)Rejected via E-mail on 6 Apr 2018 Undergrad GPA: 8.10
GRE General (V/Q/W): 153/167/0.00
GRE Subject: n/a
I6 Apr 2018
  • Made me wait for so long. I also had an LOR from a Duke alumnus, don't know why it did not work.
Duke University(Biomedical Engineering) (BME), PhD (F18)Rejected via Website on 6 Apr 2018 A6 Apr 2018
Duke University(Computer Science ), Masters (F18)Rejected via Website on 5 Apr 2018 U5 Apr 2018
Duke University(Computer Science, Masters (S18)Rejected via E-mail on 5 Apr 2018 Undergrad GPA: 2.95
GRE General (V/Q/W): 168/164/4.50
GRE Subject: n/a
A5 Apr 2018

Status1 Key: A: American; U: International, with US degree; I: International, without US degree; O: Other; ?: Unknown.