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Default Applying a few days late (September 17-18th)

Hey All,

I have a question on applying on 17th or 18th.

LOR1 --> Done
LOR2 --> Done
LOR3 --> Will be uploaded on Sept 8th. So I expect this to be available on Sept 15th.
LOR4 --> Will be uploaded on Sept 10th. So I expect this to be available on Sept 17/18th. This is a strong LOR. So I want to wait till this is uploaded to apply.

So how negative is it for me to apply 2-3 days late. Is it going to harm my application?

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FYI my LORs took approx 2 days from being uploaded to being available in the postoffice.

The 1-2 week processing time is the max it can take, it usually (at least in my experience) has been much less

Theres a good chance your app. will be ready for Sept 15th
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