BL2017 (2017-2018)

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Application Information

F - Fee Waiver, A - Attending, W - Withdrawn, D - Deferred
Law School Status Type $$$ Sent Received Complete Decision Updated
University of Iowa graph Accepted W 12/04/17 12/06/17 12/08/17 01/25/18 10 days
Indiana University Bloomington graph Accepted $112,500 11/01/17 -- 11/02/17 12/18/17 19 days
Duke University graph Rejected 11/02/17 11/03/17 11/03/17 02/20/18 26 days
Northwestern University graph Pending W 11/15/17 11/16/17 11/16/17 02/12/18 1 month
University of Notre Dame graph Waitlisted 11/08/17 11/10/17 11/10/17 01/29/18 1 month
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign graph Rejected 12/04/17 12/05/17 12/08/17 02/02/18 1 month
Cornell University graph Rejected ED 11/15/17 11/17/17 11/17/17 01/31/18 1 month
Loyola University Chicago graph Accepted $84,000 10/26/17 10/27/17 12/06/17 01/26/18 1 month
University of Chicago graph Waitlisted ED 11/15/17 11/16/17 11/22/17 12/20/17 1 month
University of Minnesota Twin Cities graph Accepted $130,000 11/01/17 11/02/17 11/02/17 11/29/17 3 months
Vanderbilt University graph Pending 11/15/17 11/16/17 11/16/17 -- 4 months
New York University graph Pending 11/02/17 11/03/17 11/13/17 -- 4 months

Applicant Information

N/A out of N/A

Demographic Information

MA, Mexican

Extra Curricular Information

-5 years of work experience
-First generation college student


*11/2- applying strategically. I am hoping to get into a T14. If that fails, I hope to get a strong scholly to a regional in the Midwest/Vandy/Texas.

*11/13 UR1 at Minnesota and NYU

*11/22 UR1 at Northwestern and UChicago

*11/27 UR2 at NYU. Status Date change at NDLS. First update since going complete on 11/10.

*11/29 Admitted to Minnesota via status check. First acceptance of the cycle. Feels good!

*12/1 UR2 at UChicago

*12/11: UR1 at Duke. Went complete 11/3.

*12/11: Received a large scholarship from Minnesota. Very happy with their offer and am definitely considering them since I hope to stay in the Midwest.

*12/11: UR1 at Iowa

*12/13: Cornell date changed. Status reads "ready for review

*12/18: Interview request from Cornell

*12/18: UR2 AT NDLS

*12/18: Admitted to IU-Maurer via e-mail. No status updates before admission. Scholarship info was included in the e-mail. Kind of disappointed in their offer given that Indiana is my home state and my LSAT is above their 75th.

*12/18: UR3 at UChicago

*12/20: Waitlisted at UChicago. Happy it wasn't a rejection.

*01/02: UR1 at Illinois

*01/03: UR3 at NDLS

*01/10: Interview received at Cornell

*01/11: UR2 at Iowa

*01/18: Status changed from "interview received" to "your application is ready for review" at Cornell

*01/22: Date change at Cornell. Application is still ready for review.

*01/23: UR3 at Iowa

*01/25: Admitted to Iowa via email

*01/26: Admitted to Loyola Chicago via email

*01/29: WL or rejected at Notre Dame. Status checker updated to "decision made" with no seat deposit info. Womp Womp.

*01/31: Rejected at Cornell.

*02/12: Withdrew from Northwestern cause I'm not getting in lol

*02/19: UR2 at Duke

*03/08: Got the "scholarship funds depleted" email from Iowa. Going to withdraw, not worth sticker.

Visitor Comments

  • how did you find out
  • Wednesday, January 31 2018 at 01:04 PM

about rejection at Cornell?

- mkilani
  • Wednesday, January 31 2018 at 04:07 PM

same stats & also URM! bummed to see your rejection from cornell but congrats on your offers so far! good luck this cycle!

- merm
  • TopLawSchools users migrated to LawSchoo
  • Saturday, February 03 2018 at 08:01 AM

Hi - I don't know for sure if you're the same person who recently posted on the TopLawSchools forum. That forum had serious issues due to someone purchasing it recently, and many good posters were banned for life. So a new, very active forum was started - it's LawSchool.Life . If that URL, or any conceivable variation of it, is posted on the old forum, it is automatically changed to something else, and the poster is banned for life also. The new forum is very active now, and you'll probably get better advice on the new forum. If you're not the same person who posted, please ignore this, and excuse the intrusion. Good luck with your cycle.

- mae2048
  • Merm
  • Monday, February 12 2018 at 11:53 AM

Thanks you too!

- BL2017
  • Mkilani
  • Monday, February 12 2018 at 11:53 AM

Via email!

- BL2017

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