Tsamuel1 (2015-2016)

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Application Information

F - Fee Waiver, A - Attending, W - Withdrawn, D - Deferred
Law School Status Type $$$ Sent Received Complete Decision Updated
Syracuse University F graph Accepted D A $105,000 10/16/15 10/19/15 10/29/15 12/16/15 2 years
University of Richmond F graph Accepted W 03/29/16 04/01/16 04/01/16 04/10/16 3 years
Emory University F graph Waitlisted W 10/16/15 10/19/15 10/23/15 03/18/16 3 years
Wake Forest University F graph Waitlisted W 03/22/16 03/23/16 03/23/16 04/20/16 3 years
University of Florida graph Waitlisted W 09/17/15 09/18/15 09/18/15 03/24/16 3 years
University of Georgia F graph WL, Accepted A $18,048 10/16/15 10/19/15 10/26/15 05/12/16 3 years
Florida State University F graph Pending W 11/04/15 11/05/15 11/05/15 -- 3 years
Stetson University F graph Accepted W $64,500 11/04/15 11/05/15 11/10/15 11/17/15 3 years
University at Buffalo F graph Accepted W $22,500 10/16/15 10/19/15 10/19/15 12/22/15 3 years
St. John's University F graph Accepted W $105,000 11/04/15 11/09/15 11/10/15 02/12/16 3 years
Albany Law School of Union University F graph Accepted W $114,000 11/05/15 11/09/15 11/11/15 01/15/16 3 years
Florida Coastal School of Law F graph Accepted W $90,000 11/04/15 11/09/15 11/09/15 11/16/15 3 years
Florida International University F graph Accepted W 10/16/15 10/21/15 10/21/15 10/23/15 3 years
Brooklyn Law School F graph Accepted W $51,000 11/16/15 11/17/15 11/17/15 01/14/16 3 years
University of Miami F graph Accepted W 10/16/15 10/19/15 10/19/15 10/19/15 3 years
Georgia State University F graph Waitlisted W 11/04/15 11/05/15 11/05/15 02/08/16 3 years

Applicant Information

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Small, Private Liberal Arts
Politics/Legal Studies
N/A out of N/A

Demographic Information

Rochester
New York
White
Female
In Undergrad

Extra Curricular Information

Graduated from Ithaca College December 2015, prior to starting law school in August 2016, I worked full time at a title company as a Tax Specialist, which was my third job with relevant legal experience prior to law school.

- Former Mock Trial team member
- Former Students Today, Alumni Tomorrow Organization member
- Worked as an Office Assistant at my school's Residential Life Office, multiple other customer assistance related jobs in the past

ADDITIONAL INFO & UPDATES

-Submitted a continued letter of interest and updated resume to Emory and FSU 3/22, UF 3/24, just an updated resume to UGA 3/27. Submitted an updated resume and scholarship appeal letter to Syracuse 4/11.

-Withdrew acceptances from Brooklyn, FIU, Florida Coastal 3/27, Albany 4/8, St. John's 4/9, and Stetson 4/22. Withdrew application that was still pending at FSU 5/3 because of lack of continuing interest. Withdrew remaining applications from UF, Wake and Emory 5/14 in order to commit to UGA and have my $500 deposit waived.

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**Scholarship amounts listed above are for three years besides UGA**

1 year break down:

Florida Coastal- $30,000
Stetson- $21,500 (originally $19,000 and appealed for more)
Syracuse- $35,000 (originally $30,000 and appealed for more, then offered even more when I went to withdraw, but never negotiated a price due to lack of interest)
Brooklyn- $17,000
Buffalo- $7,500 (Dean was willing to give more, I did not end up asking for more however due to lack of interest)
Albany- $38,000
St. John's- $35,000

UGA- Equalizer Scholarship to pay GA resident tuition my first year ($18,048 estimated cost savings!)
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- Magna Cum Laude Graduation Honors (GPA
cumulative of above 3.7)
- Undergraduate Scholarship student
- Consistent Dean's List student of both majors
- Double Major (Legal Studies, Politics)
- 3 year graduate from both HS and undergraduate studies
- Interned for two summers with Ontario County Government, one summer spent studying and creating a 100 page report and making presentations on the County jail populations for the County Administrator and Planning Department, and the other summer spent with the Probation Department.

- Interested in criminal law and becoming a prosecutor
- Interested in schools that have a specific criminal law tracks/certificates/centers as well as externships/clinics
- Interested in a summer study abroad, specifically in Europe (England or France)
- Interested in law review, teaching assistant and bar review ambassador positions
- May be interested in pursuing a dual degree in political science, government, or business - preferably an M.P.A.
- Would ideally like to attend law school in the NY, GA or FL area

Visitor Comments

  • Congrats!
  • Sunday, June 05 2016 at 04:36 PM

UGA is a good choice!

- Mox_Verum
  • Friday, July 29 2016 at 07:50 PM

Thanks :)

- Tsamuel1
  • how did florida coastal advise of accept
  • Wednesday, October 05 2016 at 11:29 AM

email? letter? phone call? one of the above, or all, or combination?? thanks

- dytmomx3

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