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I am torn because I really want to know how they calculated mine (I'm not bad at math, but there's an unusual element to my academic history and I have no idea how they'll calculate it) - but I am very much loathe to annoy anyone in the admissions department.

I'd also be curious to know whether anyone does reach out successfully on this.

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On 11/27/2019 at 9:16 AM, thisproccesssucks said:

I emailed, I will let you guys know!

 

How did it go?

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On 11/27/2019 at 11:09 AM, GrumpyMountie said:

I am torn because I really want to know how they calculated mine (I'm not bad at math, but there's an unusual element to my academic history and I have no idea how they'll calculate it) - but I am very much loathe to annoy anyone in the admissions department.

I'd also be curious to know whether anyone does reach out successfully on this.

-GM

I'm concerned about their calculations too. I had a rocky start (~65% cGPA across 10 courses, lots of withdrawals), then transferred to a new school and took a year and a half out after one semester. I do have a 3.7/4.0 cGPA from degree granting institution and a 3.9/4.0 L2, but I hate to think how that bad start will affect my chances at non L2 schools.

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I emailed and got a very generic email back with no individual answer but instead just information from their website on how they calculate things. 

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On 12/5/2019 at 7:31 PM, thisproccesssucks said:

I emailed and got a very generic email back with no individual answer but instead just information from their website on how they calculate things. 

Huh

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