SailorBear1845 (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F - Fee Waiver, A - Attending, W - Withdrawn, D - Deferred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
1 College of William and Mary graph Rejected ED 10/09/17 10/09/17 10/09/17 01/31/18 6 months
2 University of Missouri Kansas City graph Accepted A $72,500 10/09/17 10/09/17 10/09/17 11/21/17 6 months
3 University of Kansas graph Waitlisted 10/13/17 10/13/17 10/13/17 02/20/18 6 months
4 University of Missouri Columbia F graph Accepted $42,000 10/12/17 10/12/17 10/12/17 11/22/17 6 months
5 Penn State University (Dickinson) F graph Waitlisted 10/11/17 10/11/17 10/11/17 12/05/17 6 months
6 Washburn University F graph Accepted $51,279 10/05/17 10/06/17 10/06/17 10/16/17 6 months
7 University of Mississippi F graph Accepted $33,000 10/09/17 10/09/17 10/09/17 01/24/18 6 months
8 St. Mary's University F graph Accepted $6,000 10/11/17 10/11/17 10/11/17 12/15/17 6 months
9 South Texas College of Law graph Accepted 11/29/17 11/29/17 12/01/17 02/09/18 6 months
10 Creighton University F graph Accepted W $45,000 10/05/17 10/05/17 10/05/17 10/18/17 6 months
11 Texas Tech University graph Waitlisted 10/13/17 10/13/17 10/13/17 12/12/17 6 months
12 Mississippi College F graph Accepted $40,500 10/11/17 10/11/17 10/11/17 11/08/17 6 months
13 DePaul University graph Accepted $45,000 11/01/17 11/02/17 11/04/17 11/22/17 6 months
14 University of Arkansas Little Rock graph Accepted $26,895 10/25/17 10/26/17 10/26/17 12/13/17 6 months

Applicant Information

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Baylor University
Political Science
N/A out of N/A

Demographic Information

N/A
Texas
Hispanic
Male
Yes
Yes
3-4 Years

Extra Curricular Information

Post-Undergrad:
- Community Representative on School District Decision Committee
- County Voting Precinct Chairman
- County Judicial Candidate in 2014
- School Board Candidate in 2017

Undergrad:
- GPAC President and Executive Board member
- Campus Political Org. President
- Student Government

ADDITIONAL INFO & UPDATES

- Graduate Certificate in Legal Studies (earned May 2017).

- Employed as a Legal Assistant (Nov. 2016 to present).

SCHOLARSHIP AMOUNTS REFLECT 3-YR. TOTAL

Washburn:
10/16/17 - Decision Rendered via status checker. I called and they confirmed acceptance and one-year non-resident scholarship of $12,093 and awarded a flat $15,000 scholarship. Packet followed in the mail a week later.

Creighton:
10/16/17 - Accepted to Creighton via status checker. Packet came in mail two weeks later. Offered a $15,000/yr renewable scholarship.

UMKC:
10/18/17 - Received email from member of admissions committee who had genuinely reviewed application, complimented essays citing details and sharing personal experience to relate to content. No other school I've applied to has made that sort of connection or an attempt to build rapport.
11/06/17 - UMKC Law email to schedule interview (in-person or phone). Interview is a prerequisite to acceptance at UMKC.
11/10/17 - Completed UMKC phone interview, now awaiting a decision.
11/21/17 - Accepted, via email. Additional email arrived with scholarship information a few hours the admittance email. Awarded a renewable $16,500/yr non-resident scholarship plus a flat $12,000 ($4,000/yr) scholarship.
12/19/17 - Scholarship revision, increased to a flat $18,000 ($6,000/yr) scholarship and my renewable non-resident scholarship remains in place.
01/15/18 - I changed start date from Fall to Summer. Non-resident scholarship to also apply to Summer tuition, another $5,000.

Mississippi College:
11/08/17 - Accepted to Mississippi College via status checker.
11/13/17 - Packet arrived in mail, no scholarship info yet.
11/15/17 - Letter arrived, MC offered $13,500 per year.

Arkansas (Fayetteville):
10/31/17 - Received call while I was in a deposition. Requested explanation for my "low LSAT score." I disclosed that I have a LD which affected my score.
11/21/17 - Rejected, via phone. Was in a mediation and let them leave VM. Said I could retake LSAT and they would reconsider. Looking forward to getting settlements out of their graduates.

Texas Tech:
11/15/17 - In Review via Status Checker and Email.
12/12/17 - Waitlisted via Email. Explain that one to me.
12/20/17 - Received letter requesting LOCI. Naw.

Mizzou:
11/22/17 - Accepted via email. Admissions packet to come in mail next week. Scholarship committee still meeting so no further info there.
12/12/17 - Packet arrive in mail with scholarship info. One-year $18,500 scholarship to level out-of-state tuition with in-state tuition. $24,000 awarded to be split over three years. Also received a Christmas Card in the mail.

DePaul:
11/22/17 - Accepted via email and Status Checker.
12/12/17 - Packet Arrive in mail with a t-shirt and scholarship information. Awarded $10,500 to be split up for each year.
03/13/18 - Notified by email that my scholarship had been increased to $15,000, unconditional. Too little, too late, folks.

Ole Miss:
11/30/17 - In Review via Status Checker.
12/18/17 - Committee Review via Status Checker.
01/07/18 - Committee Review, date updated, via status checker.
01/24/18 - Accepted via email.

Penn State (Dickinson):
12/05/17 - Decision Rendered via Status Checker. Email received, waitlisted.

Kansas:
12/07/17 - Under Review via Status Checker.
12/19/17 - Under Review via Status Checker. Guess they wanted to update that.
01/16/18 - Email inviting me to interview.
01/31/18 - Interview with KU.
02/20/18 - Waitlisted via Status Checker. Really surprised by that decision.

Arkansas (Little Rock):
12/13/17 - Accepted via Status Checker.
12/26/17 - Scholarship info arrived via mail. Awarded one-year non-resident scholarship valued at $15,555, and a 25% scholarship, valued at $3,780.25/yr.

St. Mary's:
12/15/17 - Accepted via Email.

Visitor Comments

  • Tuesday, October 17 2017 at 05:02 AM

Good luck to you too! Hope you get into your top school choice!

- Kingslr
  • Sic 'em!
  • Thursday, November 09 2017 at 02:53 PM

Thank you for your well wishes and good luck during this cycle!!

- erhayes
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  • Friday, November 17 2017 at 12:07 PM

Congrats on your cycle! How did you find out your financial aid for Creighton?

- laurelgar
  • @ Laurelgar
  • Friday, November 17 2017 at 02:32 PM

I received a letter with my acceptance packet explaining the scholarship offered. Unconditional $15K a year.

- SailorBear1845
  • Tuesday, December 05 2017 at 10:19 PM

Thank you for your kind words! Wishing you success in this cycle! Rejections can be difficult and playing the waiting game can be dreadful but I hope you get what you are wanting! Keep us posted, rooting for you!

- rmy502
  • Nice
  • Wednesday, December 13 2017 at 09:59 PM

Great! We have similar stats, very encouraging to see all the good news here. good job

- lawawaw3
  • Ice Cream
  • Thursday, January 11 2018 at 04:55 PM

Congrats on all of the acceptances I did my MA at UMKC, great city Go Chiefs!

- DeltaGirl1913
  • Rock Chalk
  • Wednesday, January 17 2018 at 03:09 PM

I received an email to interview at KU as well! Fingers crossed!

- DeltaGirl1913
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  • Thursday, January 18 2018 at 12:08 PM

How did you find out you were waitlisted at Tulsa? Do you know if Tulsa ranks their waitlist? Thanks in advance!

- jrw3976
  • Harvard
  • Wednesday, February 07 2018 at 01:52 PM

Just here to say I fell for it lol touch

- VA0830
  • Take 2
  • Wednesday, February 07 2018 at 01:53 PM

Won't let me add the fancy "e" at the end of touche so now I'm here to say "touche." Sorry for blowing up your feed. Congrats on all your other good news!!

- VA0830

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