University of Maryland Shady Grove Campus - Fall 2013

  1. Hello Everyone,

    Thought I'd start I thread for anyone out there who has also applied for The University of Maryland School of Nursing @ the Shady Grove Campus for Fall 2013. I've read through numerous old "All Nurses" threads of students waiting to see if they've been accepted or not, but haven't seen a thread yet for Fall 2013.

    I spoke with the Office of Admissions about a week ago and was told I should be hearing back either late March / early April, but I requested early consideration for acceptance due to my military status and program. So at a minimum it'll be another month before I hear if I got in or not.

    So I know there are others out there also playing the waiting game. Waiting (and hoping) they get accepted. Please feel free to chime in and share your thoughts, concerns, ect....

    -Ryan-
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  2. 15 Comments

  3. by   zoe92
    I am waiting to hear back, but from the Baltimore location! I am nervous. I applied to other BSN programs in MD but UMSON is by far the best. Good luck!
  4. by   queserasera
    Im applying to the Baltimore campus next spring. Good luck guys!
  5. by   zpb72000
    I applied to the PMHNP for Fall 2013 and asked for the military early decision and still have not heard for the Baltimore Campus. Status did change to Committee Ready yesterday..
  6. by   ambz13
    I'm applied to shady grove! Good luck everyone!
  7. by   MusicToMedicine
    I applied to Shady Grove as well. And now it's APRIL!! We'll find out this month. Good luck everybody!
  8. by   norcal21438
    Hello Everyone,
    So just wanted to follow up on my initial post. After a long work week, I came home to find a letter from U of MD in the mail, an acceptance letter that is. So I'll be starting @ the Shady Grove campus Fall 2013. Have you guys been notified as well?

    -Ryan-
  9. by   MusicToMedicine
    Hi Norcal21438,

    Congratulations to you! I was called on Wednesday with my acceptance and got my letter in the mail today. Have you joined the Facebook group?
  10. by   ambz13
    I found out I got into Shady Grove on Thursday!

    Anyone still have outstanding courses? Anyone need to take summer classes? I'm nervous about finishing up these last prereqs.
  11. by   norcal21438
    MusictoMedicine, Congratulations to you as well. I haven't joined the Facebook group yet, but I'd like to. What exactly is the name of the group?-Ryan
  12. by   ninotan
    Got rejected today 3.4 GPA and 98 TEAS Percentile...
    Status is on the online application.
  13. by   sandi1743
    Quote from ninotan
    Got rejected today 3.4 GPA and 98 TEAS Percentile...
    Status is on the online application.
    I am sorry Ninotan - I am about to graduate from UMB-SON, but I can tell you that the first time I applied I too was rejected. I knew I was competitive, so I re-wrote and re-wrote my essay until it was the best that I could do, reapplied and was accepted in the first round.
    I cannot tell people enough when I do open houses etc how important that essay is.
    best of luck with whatever you decide to do.
  14. by   Young Tangerine
    Hi norcal21438 can you tell me about the program? Did you NEED a car?

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