TheAmericanDream (2018-2019)

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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F - Fee Waiver, A - Attending, W - Withdrawn, D - Deferred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 Southern California F graph Rejected 10/21/07 10/21/07 01/18/08 -- 11 years
University of California Los Angeles F graph Waitlisted 10/20/07 10/20/07 02/25/08 04/22/08 12 years
University of Houston F graph Accepted W $30,000 10/20/07 10/20/07 10/24/07 03/10/08 12 years
Boston College F graph Accepted A $90,000 10/21/07 10/21/07 02/11/08 02/16/08 12 years
University of California Berkeley F graph Rejected 10/19/07 10/19/07 01/15/08 02/29/08 12 years

Applicant Information

Top 10 (Ivy)
Political Science

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Extra Curricular Information



Attending BC.
Rejection letter from USC. ------------------------------------------------------------------------------


Submitted seat deposit to BC and received e-mail confirmation of reception...See you guys at BC LAW!
Accepted to UHouston!
Rejection letter from Berkeley. No surprise.

Boston College accepted!

Visitor Comments

  • Many thanks!
  • Friday, February 22 2008 at 05:36 AM

Hey, thanks for your encouraging remarks on my profile. And congrats on BC!!! It's a great accomplishment.

- icarus
  • congrats!!
  • Friday, February 22 2008 at 12:40 PM

good work man!! Do you think it was your URM status or mainly your GPA that helped you get into BC? Either way, that's a great accomplishment!! I am still waiting to hear from BC, I was complete back in November. I keep calling the admissions office during their office hours and they never pick up! I am getting really anxious. I also sent in my fall2007 transcript because i was on the dean's list. What do you make of my situation??

- nirshad
  • Thanks
  • Sunday, February 24 2008 at 08:53 AM

For your congratulations. Best of luck with your remaining schools....

- insomniac
  • hey
  • Sunday, February 24 2008 at 01:38 PM

well its just that the more info you provide, the more likely that someone will be able to match your info to your identity. not that admissions committees have nothing better to do, but you never know. first i had the schools ranked in order of preference which i was told was a big no-no. then between my lsat/gpa/major/undergrad it would be pretty easy to identify me so i just pulled it all off due to (probably unwarranted) paranoia. congrats on BC and WOW at the gpa.

- dlo6215
  • Congrats!
  • Monday, February 25 2008 at 05:42 AM

You're definitely an inspiration for me for my hope of getting into Northwestern. Good luck!!!

- Rutgers4me
  • Hey
  • Monday, February 25 2008 at 07:46 AM

I like your mentality. "No harm in trying" is definitely the way to go. A BIG congrats on Boston and good luck with the rest of your schools. I, too, want to be an inspiration to other minorities. LSAT and GPA are just 2 small pieces of the puzzle.

- lawesome
  • Congrats
  • Monday, February 25 2008 at 08:57 AM

On Boston College...... Thats awesome.... You give some really good insight and are proof that comittment mixed withthe right attituse can be enough to make it! Let me know what you ultimetely decide! COngrats once again! Represent Boricua!

- dominrrican
  • Hi
  • Monday, February 25 2008 at 08:01 PM

Hey...congrats on BC. I am VERY proud of you. Where did you go for undergrad TheAmericanDream. Look forward to hear from you.

- CrimLawHispanic
  • one more thing to mention
  • Monday, February 25 2008 at 08:03 PM

I think that it is possible for people with low lsats. If there is a will, there is a way. Would you concur?

- CrimLawHispanic
  • USC
  • Tuesday, February 26 2008 at 05:09 AM

Thanks for the congrats! Good Luck with the rest of your cycle!!

- trumpwho
  • :)
  • Wednesday, February 27 2008 at 09:46 PM

Thanks for your comment. Good luck to you as well. I'm amazed at your softs, hehe. Awesome on BC!

- danya
  • bc =(
  • Friday, February 29 2008 at 01:08 PM

just got my rejection from BC today...this sucks.

- nirshad
  • !!
  • Friday, February 29 2008 at 09:07 PM

AH, what an inspiration you are!

- sbrownla
  • saw
  • Sunday, March 02 2008 at 02:10 PM

Well they definitely saw something that they liked and I am just ecstatic that there are schools that really do look at the entire package. Go get em!

- sbrownla
  • Sunday, March 09 2008 at 05:48 PM

good for you 147 and BC. Gives me some hope with my 149!

- tpako
  • Congrats!
  • Thursday, March 20 2008 at 11:54 AM

Congrats on BC and U of H! Those are great schools! Good luck on the rest of your cycle!

- lookingforanswers
  • Flame
  • Sunday, April 13 2008 at 04:02 AM

These are the only schools you applied to with your 147 LSAT? There's no way BC gave anyone with a 147 $90K. This is flame. I can't believe people are taking this seriously. You are pathetic.

- emmaforrester
  • Flame
  • Sunday, April 13 2008 at 04:02 AM

These are the only schools you applied to with your 147 LSAT? There's no way BC gave anyone with a 147 $90K. This is flame. I can't believe people are taking this seriously. You are pathetic.

- logged user
  • to the person above...get real
  • Sunday, April 13 2008 at 08:40 PM

Emma, can you seriously stop posting comments on my profile? I don't understand why you are so adamant about wasting your time flaming up my comments section? As for your comment about my 90k scholarship--ever hear of need-based aid? Check out my stats listed as low-income, and then put two-and-two together. As for indisputable proof that I was accepted to BC law: The seat-deposit form was the color green and had a typo about the date of the second deposit. Now tell me, could I possibly have guessed that? Ok. I appreciate no further flaming. Bye.

- theamericandream
  • Monday, April 21 2008 at 08:01 AM

as do I! Thanks for the support!.

- tpako
  • Monday, April 21 2008 at 08:03 AM

as do I! Thanks for the support!.

- tpako
  • Thanks & Congrats on BC
  • Friday, April 25 2008 at 10:44 AM

None of the T14 schools panned out, but I was accepted by the best institution for my aspirations. Thanks for the support, and congrats on the BC acceptance & scholarship! Good to see public servants finally getting their due.

- BigBama
  • Congrats!
  • Monday, April 28 2008 at 04:46 AM

You derserve it!

- jaxlawgirl
  • No title:)
  • Monday, April 28 2008 at 09:48 AM

I only applied a FCSL. I really cannot go anywhere:( I only took the LSAT once and missed about half of it because I brought a watch that did not work and had no clue what time is was! I did not prep either, I figured I would go and just see. If it was above 147 I was going to apply. I have wanted to go back just to see what I could do if I really tried and prepared? Oh well! I am in and that is all I care about now;) Have fun and good luck!

- jaxlawgirl
  • inspiring
  • Sunday, June 08 2008 at 04:48 PM

Hey congrats on BC. Your personal profile alone is inspiring so its no suprise your PS was very strong.

- theydidntCmecomin

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