dlem (2013-2014)

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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F - Fee Waiver, A - Attending, W - Withdrawn, D - Deferred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 Georgia graph Waitlisted W 10/27/11 10/28/11 11/03/11 02/14/12 2 years
Washington and Lee University F graph Accepted W $13,500 10/28/11 10/31/11 10/31/11 11/10/11 2 years
Wake Forest University F graph Accepted W $15,000 11/02/11 -- 11/21/11 01/27/12 2 years
University of California Hastings graph Accepted W 10/27/11 10/31/11 10/31/11 01/27/12 2 years
Georgia State University graph Accepted W 10/27/11 10/27/11 10/31/11 12/09/11 2 years
Washington University in St Louis F graph Accepted $23,000 10/31/11 11/01/11 11/02/11 02/03/12 2 years
Emory University graph Waitlisted 10/27/11 10/28/11 10/28/11 03/20/12 2 years
Boston University F graph Rejected 12/09/11 -- -- -- 2 years
Loyola University Chicago F graph Accepted W $12,000 10/28/11 11/07/11 -- 01/23/12 2 years
University of Richmond F graph Accepted W 10/28/11 10/31/11 -- 11/20/11 2 years
Howard University graph Accepted W $20,000 10/28/11 10/28/11 11/08/11 12/20/11 2 years
Chicago-Kent College of Law (IIT) F graph Accepted W $15,000 10/28/11 10/31/11 11/02/11 01/06/12 2 years
University of Pittsburgh F graph Accepted W $14,000 11/02/11 11/03/11 11/11/11 11/15/11 2 years
Loyola Law School graph Pending W 10/27/11 -- 11/17/11 -- 2 years
Temple University F graph Waitlisted W 10/31/11 10/31/11 10/31/11 -- 2 years
Mercer University graph Pending W 10/27/11 10/31/11 10/31/11 -- 2 years
University of Pennsylvania F graph Rejected 11/02/11 11/03/11 11/08/11 02/03/12 2 years
1 University of Chicago F graph Waitlisted 10/31/11 10/31/11 11/09/11 01/13/12 2 years
Santa Clara University F graph Pending W 10/27/11 10/31/11 11/10/11 -- 2 years
University of South Carolina graph Pending W 11/02/11 11/03/11 11/09/11 -- 2 years
University of California Berkeley graph Rejected 10/27/11 10/28/11 11/10/11 01/09/12 2 years
Case Western Reserve University F graph Pending W 10/27/11 10/28/11 11/01/11 -- 2 years
Louisiana State - Baton Rouge graph Pending W 11/02/11 11/02/11 11/08/11 -- 2 years
Pace University F graph Pending W 11/02/11 11/03/11 -- -- 2 years
Northeastern University F graph Pending W 11/02/11 11/03/11 11/15/11 -- 2 years
University of Virginia F graph Rejected 10/27/11 10/28/11 10/28/11 01/03/12 2 years
Phoenix School of Law F graph Accepted W $25,000 10/28/11 11/01/11 11/10/11 11/16/11 2 years

Applicant Information

Law and Psychology

Demographic Information

3-4 Years

Extra Curricular Information

4years of Full Time Work Experience with the Government of Canada

Worked part-time and sometimes Full-time during my Undergrad

Alot of volunteer experience for different organizations mostly focusd on women's and immigrant issues.

Started a small business in my native country

3 very strong letters of recommendations. (2 from undergrad professors and 1 from the director of my department at work)


2011/11/10: OMG just got into Washington and Lee, I'm so excited. Don't let anybody tell you, you cant get into a school because of your lsat score. This school was a stretch for me but they looked passed my lsat score. Always reach higher because you never know what you might catch. Giving all the glory to God.

2011/11/15: Another blessing today, just got into University of Pittsburgh.

2011/11/16: in at phoenix scholarship is per year.

2011/11/20: Received a phone call from Dean at Richmond Law, i've been accepted.

2011/11/23: received scholarship information from Pitt, 14 000/year

2011/12/09: IN at Georgia state!!!!!!! God is Good.

2011/12/20: IN at Howard with 20 000 scholarship for 2012-2013 year. I'm having an amazing cycle.

2011/12/20: Got scholarship info for W&L, 13 500/year. I never even thought i would get into this school, now i get a scholarship, God is Good and i bless his name.

2012/01/06: in at Chicago Kent. :)

2012/01-13: I am in shock right now, i got waitlisted at Chicago, i thought they would reject me for sure. God is Good, and i need to pray hard on this one.

2012/01/27: In at Wake :)

2012/01/27: In at UC Hastings via phone call with a personal touch, made a reference to something in my personal statement. :)

2012/02/03: In at Washington St-Louis. I don't even know what to say. God has just blessed me so much. He has really showed me that there is nothing he cannot do. Glory to Him.

2012/04/26: Received an email from WUSTL law increasing my scholarship from 20K to 23K.

2012/05/09: Have not updated in a while. As things stand right now I've placed a deposit at WUSTL but I'm riding out the waitlist at the University of Chicago. I know some might say it's highly unlikely that I will get in off the waitlist but God is my predictor.

Visitor Comments

  • Tuesday, November 08 2011 at 10:14 AM

Thanks so much! I will be looking out for you.

- strongblackwoman
  • Hey
  • Tuesday, November 08 2011 at 06:11 PM

We are applying to a handful of the same schools! I'm interested to see how your cycle turns out with your strong softs and ethnic background. Good Luck!!

- al01727
  • Wednesday, November 09 2011 at 10:51 AM

My top choice is UNC! But I would love to get into UGA or GsState as well because of the in state tuition! What's your first choice?

- al01727
  • Thursday, November 10 2011 at 07:11 AM

I want to be the very first to say CONGRATES on your first acceptance!!!!

- Sabrina
  • Ain't that the truth!?!
  • Thursday, November 10 2011 at 07:19 AM

Congrats on your acceptance. That's what I've been trying to tell people on here. You NEVER know what God has for you! He can open doors that no man/woman can open and regardless of your LSAT score/GPA, if that's what He has for you, that's what He has for you. They'll appear to be no rhyme or reason and you'll have no choice BUT to give Him all the glory! Congrats again ma'am! You've got the right attitude/mind frame! Watching you for more acceptances! :)

- bethbeth519
  • Congrats
  • Thursday, November 10 2011 at 10:19 AM

To you too! Definitely giving glory to God for this blessing, wishing more blessings for you as well!

- LSD22
  • Thursday, November 10 2011 at 02:38 PM

umm, today is the 10th, not the 11th

- cooljack
  • Thursday, November 10 2011 at 05:07 PM

Congrats and I admire your courage & mindset. You will surely get into more schools. Best wishes!

- Psalm1829
  • Congratulations
  • Monday, November 14 2011 at 09:19 AM

All things are possible...

- Sdolo
  • Pitt
  • Thursday, November 17 2011 at 06:02 AM


- Sdolo
  • Decisions, Decisions, Decisions
  • Thursday, November 17 2011 at 07:14 AM

It is kinda funny actually. I'm in a situation.. W&L is the best so far but it would be total relocation, my girlfriend and all my friends areliving in Pittsburgh (undergrad) and i know the area very well.. but i think Temple is cheaper and would allow me to attempt to keep my current job.. so who knows lol

- Sdolo
  • Friday, November 18 2011 at 04:55 AM

Thank you for your supportive words. I am sure you will do well during this cycle. Good luck, and I look forward to seeing how well you do.

- AmericanKbart
  • Congrats...
  • Saturday, November 19 2011 at 02:41 PM

...ESPECIALLY on W&L!!!! I'm SURE you'll end up with choices to make...:)

- aha949
  • Richmond
  • Tuesday, November 29 2011 at 06:56 AM

Congrats in Richmond, I just got my call last night. Excited to have gotten into such a good law school

- egonz075
  • Tuesday, November 29 2011 at 11:31 AM

Thank you many blessings to you as well. Hope your cycle goes great as well.

- egonz075
  • Congratulations!!
  • Thursday, December 01 2011 at 05:52 PM

Thank you for your kind words! God is definitely with us! Congratulations on your acceptances thus far! Exciting to see what else is in store :)

- plaiseadieu
  • Friday, December 09 2011 at 11:27 AM

Me? It seems like you are doing pretty well over here too! In at w&l that's amazing! Not to mention your scholarship offers from the other schools! I bet getting into GSU has made deciding on a school very difficult for you! What a great problem to have! haha

- al01727
  • Friday, January 06 2012 at 01:21 AM

Yay Howard! That is where I want to go and it will be my Alma Mater in May! :) I really hope they look past my low lsat score and accept me based on the excellence of the rest of my app. Congrats though and good luck!! I'll be looking out for more of your acceptances!

- ilawyer202
  • Wednesday, January 18 2012 at 07:07 AM

Congrats on your acceptances so far! Applyinf to a few of the same schools with very similar scores!! Good luck! I will be following!

- parebare23
  • Chicago-Kent
  • Thursday, January 19 2012 at 06:04 AM

Congratulations on your acceptances! Can I ask you how you found out about the Chicago-Kent scholarship? Mail or email? Thanks.

- artorres
  • Chicago-Kent
  • Thursday, January 19 2012 at 07:26 AM

Thank you for the info. Very helpful! Congrats again!

- artorres
  • YAY!
  • Sunday, February 05 2012 at 04:20 PM

Congrats on your cycle thus far! Any idea where you wanna go?

- strongblackwoman
  • Congrats
  • Monday, February 06 2012 at 11:25 AM

Congrats on your cycle so Far!

- amb8819
  • Inspired
  • Monday, February 13 2012 at 09:39 PM

Your cycle is so encouraging!!! God can do amazing things when you put your plans in His hands. This gives me so much hope!!!

- wlee1
  • Great Cycle
  • Saturday, February 18 2012 at 05:24 AM

Hey! Great Cycle so far! You are going to have some good schools to choose from!

- jgwilkett
  • Howard
  • Monday, June 25 2012 at 11:07 AM

hey there...when did Howard notify you of your financial aid package. In your admissions packet or after the fact.

- destinedman

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