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Extension for Missed Special Program Deadline?

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I am applying to the University of Rochester and the deadline is in January. The program I want to apply to is a dual bachelor's-MD program. When I was writing my essay, I checked their website for details about the program and noticed that the program (not the school) had a Nov. 15 deadline. I'm freaking out. Is this common for different programs within certain schools to have their own deadlines? And if so, is there anything I can do about it since I missed it?

The college admission process is rife with inconsistencies and you've just encountered one of them. While it's not common for special programs within an institution to have unique deadlines, it's not rare either.

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