Once you sign up, how long does it take for your account to be approved?
For me, it happened within just a few hours. It might take anywhere between 0 and 24 hours I guess, but I would be surprised if it takes more than one (business) day. This is spoken as a customer; I have no knowledge of DreamHost's internal workings.
-- TorbenGBTry out DreamHost with a free WebID /// Compare plans