_cynicalpanda (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F - Fee Waiver, A - Attending, W - Withdrawn, D - Deferred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 Nebraska Lincoln F graph Accepted W $48,246 01/16/19 01/09/19 01/16/19 01/25/19 1 year
Creighton University F graph Accepted W $126,500 01/16/19 01/16/19 01/16/19 01/29/19 1 year
Villanova University F graph Accepted W $126,000 01/16/19 01/16/19 01/16/19 01/29/19 1 year
St. John's University F graph Accepted A $177,240 01/16/19 01/16/19 01/16/19 01/30/19 1 year
University of Colorado Boulder graph Accepted W $10,000 01/16/19 01/16/19 01/16/19 02/07/19 1 year
Penn State University (Dickinson) F graph Accepted W $153,000 01/16/19 01/16/19 01/09/19 01/25/19 1 year
DePaul University F graph Accepted W $105,000 01/16/19 01/16/19 01/16/19 02/01/19 1 year
American University F graph Accepted W $105,000 12/31/18 01/02/19 -- 01/11/19 1 year
University of Pittsburgh F graph Accepted W 01/16/19 01/16/19 01/16/19 02/13/19 1 year
University of Denver F graph Accepted W $78,000 01/16/19 01/16/19 01/16/19 02/15/19 1 year
Drake University graph Accepted W $124,000 01/16/19 01/16/19 01/16/19 02/08/19 1 year
University of Maryland F graph Accepted W $75,000 01/16/19 01/16/19 01/16/19 01/28/19 1 year
Loyola University Chicago F graph Accepted W $105,000 01/16/19 01/16/19 01/16/19 02/05/19 1 year
Chicago-Kent College of Law (IIT) F graph Accepted W $142,932 01/16/19 01/16/19 01/16/19 02/01/19 1 year
Brooklyn Law School F graph Accepted $138,000 03/15/19 -- 03/19/19 04/08/19 1 year
George Washington University F graph Rejected 01/16/19 01/16/19 01/16/19 03/28/19 1 year
Arizona State University F graph Rejected 01/31/19 01/31/19 02/06/19 03/01/19 1 year

Applicant Information

University of Nebraska-Lincoln
English/Political Science
N/A out of N/A

Demographic Information

3-4 Years

Extra Curricular Information



1/25 Full tuition, minus fees, in-state at UNL

1/29 $200 stipend to travel to Villanova for Public Interest Scholars Summit (Interview for full tuition scholarship)

1/29 Invited to interview for Creighton Scholars Program
-Full tuition, fees, and books
-Did not indicate interest in initial application because it is a binding program
-I was told 160 LSAT is the cut off for this program.

1/29 Got an email from ASU saying they'd grant a fee waiver, responded saying I'd apply with a CAS fee waiver and they obliged.

1/30 St. John's Ron Brown Scholarship. Full tuition, 2.15 GPA stip (don't fail out)

2/4 Interviewed and offered a seat in Creighton Law Scholars Program

2/4 Sent an email to Villanova a few days ago saying I couldn't attend the PI summit because their travel stipend wasn't enough. Today got an email from the Assistant Dean of Admissions offering the Dean's Merit Scholarship.

2/7 $300 travel stipend for diversity student weekend at CU Boulder plus 2 nights in a hotel for me and a guest.

2/10 Full tuition and fees from Drake

2/15 Scholarship from Denver comes with 3.0 GPA stip... Pretty disappointed.

3/6 Denver Chancellor Scholarship rejection... Thought I had the softs for it so pretty disappointed.

3/8 Attended Diverse students weekend at CU Boulder with two nights paid hotel stay plus a $300 check for travel.

3/22 Got an email from UNL asking where I was at. Asked them to reconsider my scholarship. They asked for a copy of my other scholarship offers and said they'd send that off to the scholarship committee.

3/29 Unsolicited scholarship increase at Loyola Chicago (+5k/year)

3/29 Successfully negotiated with UNL to include fees with full tuition.

4/5 Attending "A Day For Admitted Students of Color" at St. John's. $400 travel stipend.

4/8 - Failed scholarship negotiation with St. John's. They said they had already given me their most generous scholarship (Ron Brown)

4/9 - Withdrew from Chicago Kent, they responded with a full tuition scholarship, respectfully declined.

Leaning towards St. John's. Don't want to stay in Omaha and don't want to pay any tuition. I'll tell them I'll commit if they can give me a book or living stipend.

4/15 Seat deposit submitted to St. John's, if any future applicants have questions, hmu on reddit!

Visitor Comments

  • Friday, January 18 2019 at 03:32 PM

Given your stats, I am almost certain you are for sure going to get into some top schools, which give the best career ROI.

- categoricalimperativ
  • Thursday, January 31 2019 at 10:25 AM

I'd suggest applying to some top schools as well. With your urm status and numbers I'd apply to some reach schools

- Breakthrough
  • Denver stipulation?
  • Tuesday, February 19 2019 at 11:37 AM

Very weird that they gave you a 3.0 stipulation for Denver. Perhaps you can work that out with them? You have some awesome choices anyways man, best of luck!

- cgra13

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