Can I get into HBS or GSB

2 years at tier 1 investment banking in NY (GS, MS, JPM, Moelis, Lazard, Evercore, PJT etc..)

Now at tier 1 Hedge Fund in NY on the investing side (Think Citadel, Mill, P72, DK, Silverpoint, Anchorage, Renaissance etc) 

Non-target ~3.0+ GPA (I don't like sharing personal stories but as a brief background story...my mother passed away freshman year who was single mother, and I had to support my younger brother financially by working full time while going to school)

Have not taken the GMAT but I will try to get 740+

Expecting good letters of rec from previous employers

EC geared towards my background (first generation college grad)

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  • Associate 1 in PE - LBOs
Sep 9, 2021 - 4:00am

M7 feels like a lock, probably in at Wharton with a 740+. Even with a 740+ HBS/GSB would be a coin flip unless you're a diversity candidate in which case the odds may slightly skew more to your favor

Sep 9, 2021 - 6:23am

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