FearTheTurtle (2020-2021)

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Application Information

F - Fee Waiver, A - Attending, W - Withdrawn, D - Deferred
Law School Status Type $$$ Sent Received Complete Decision Updated
Chicago-Kent College of Law (IIT) PT graph Accepted A 01/03/08 01/07/08 01/18/08 02/15/08 12 years
University of San Diego graph Waitlisted 01/06/08 01/07/08 01/17/08 04/12/08 12 years
University of San Francisco graph Waitlisted 01/06/08 01/07/08 01/17/08 04/03/08 12 years
Villanova University F graph Waitlisted 01/09/08 01/09/08 01/14/08 03/14/08 12 years
Northeastern University graph Rejected 01/08/08 01/08/08 01/25/08 03/03/08 12 years
University of Pittsburgh graph Accepted $36,000 01/04/08 01/07/08 -- 02/23/08 12 years
Seton Hall University PT graph Accepted 01/07/08 01/08/08 -- 02/25/08 12 years
American University PT graph Waitlisted 01/06/08 01/07/08 01/28/08 02/25/08 12 years
DePaul University F graph Waitlisted 01/03/08 01/04/08 -- 02/13/08 12 years
Catholic University of America graph Accepted 01/04/08 01/04/08 01/23/08 02/15/08 12 years
University of Miami graph Accepted 01/06/08 01/07/08 -- 02/10/08 12 years
Wayne State University graph Accepted 01/03/08 01/07/08 01/15/08 02/01/08 12 years
New York Law School graph Accepted $15,000 01/04/08 01/08/08 -- 02/01/08 12 years
John Marshall Law School - Chicago graph Accepted $42,000 01/04/08 -- 01/24/08 02/01/08 12 years
Loyola University Chicago F PT graph Accepted 01/03/08 01/04/08 01/14/08 01/23/08 12 years

Applicant Information

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Demographic Information

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Extra Curricular Information

-Deans List for six semesters
-Golden Key International Honour Society
-Member of Alpha Phi Sigma
-Member of Phi-Alpha Delta
-Internship on Capitol Hill
-Internship for a government law enforcement agency
-Been working as a paralegal for almost 2.5 years out of college at a major mid town New York City law firm
-Pro Bono work done through law firm

ADDITIONAL INFO & UPDATES

-Took the test twice... didn't do as I hoped the first time, but did 7 pts better the second time. That's gotta count for something though, right?

-Just trying to get into a decent top 100 school. Applied to a few safeties in cities I'd want to live (Chicago, New York)

-All comments and suggestions are welcome

-If it doesn't work out, I'm not stressed. I'll write a book or something.

------------ I'm going to Chicago Kent for law school, enrolled in the part time evening division.. I'll be moving to Chicago in late July, early August. If you're going to Kent too, hit me up, and we can be pals.

Visitor Comments

  • hey
  • Saturday, February 02 2008 at 10:55 AM

congrats on your acceptance to loyola and good luck with the remainder of your cycle!! did you attend Maryland for undergrad?

- melbel08
  • Congrats
  • Tuesday, February 05 2008 at 05:26 PM

On all your acceptances!

- anh012100
  • congrats
  • Thursday, February 07 2008 at 05:16 PM

on NYLS! Which school is your top choice?

- nomikos86
  • top choice
  • Friday, February 08 2008 at 08:58 AM

UCLA is definitely the top choice, but I would be happy to attend any of the schools that I applied to. Definitely looking to go to Los Angeles if I can, but would not mind whatsoever staying in NYC. I just wish decisions wouldn't take so long. By any chance, have you filled out your need access application for NYLS? I need to submit mine before I get a financial aid package from them.

- nomikos86
  • similar
  • Saturday, February 09 2008 at 10:57 AM

Similar stats and similar schools. I wish I would have applied PT to Loyola...too late. Is John Marshall a decent school? I applied as a last minute safety..

- emilymag
  • called them..
  • Tuesday, February 12 2008 at 10:37 AM

I called Loyola Chicago and they gave me a big "no" on reapplying for part time ): I guess I can always apply next year for part time if I don't get in anywhere I like this year. My apps are taking FOREVER

- emilymag
  • NYLS financial aid letter
  • Saturday, March 08 2008 at 02:13 PM

has NYLS sent their financial aid letter to you yet?

- nomikos86
  • financial aid
  • Monday, March 10 2008 at 07:24 AM

it has been over a month since I completed all of the necessary paperwork, and I still haven't heard from them. I also emailed my financial aid counselor at NYLS a couple of days ago but no reply.

- nomikos86
  • top choice
  • Monday, March 10 2008 at 07:40 AM

I see you have a few part-time offers mixed in with teh full-time. which school are you leaning towards?

- nomikos86
  • choices
  • Tuesday, March 11 2008 at 04:57 PM

UPITT and Loyola Chicago are both good choices. Do you know what type of law you want to practice? Both schools are well within the Top 100 rank.

- nomikos86
  • interested in
  • Wednesday, March 12 2008 at 09:31 AM

I'm really interesting in intellectual property and entertainment law

- nomikos86
  • spelling error
  • Wednesday, March 12 2008 at 09:32 AM

I'm really interested in intellectual property and entertainment law

- nomikos86
  • NYLS
  • Wednesday, March 19 2008 at 01:40 PM

will you be putting down the deposit for NYLS by the due date?

- nomikos86
  • ohhhh
  • Wednesday, March 19 2008 at 04:57 PM

ohhhh i def fear the turtle.....but regardless goodluck this cycle

- tweety63
  • so
  • Friday, March 21 2008 at 02:13 PM

with the acceptances you have so far, what school are you leaning towards?

- nomikos86
  • choices
  • Sunday, March 23 2008 at 09:37 AM

not sure yet. i'm waiting for my award letters to roll in. deposits are due soon though. keep me posted!

- nomikos86
  • NYLS award letter
  • Monday, March 24 2008 at 06:24 AM

Has NYLS sent you your award letter?

- nomikos86
  • loyola
  • Thursday, April 10 2008 at 04:57 PM

They waitlisted me....I am still hoping! do you think I should do anything to improve my odds?

- emilymag
  • CONGRATULATIONS!
  • Thursday, April 17 2008 at 12:46 PM

That's great! I'm happy for you. I'm not sure where I will be attending in the fall, but by the looks of it, it will be LA. Loyola went to decision a couple of days ago, so I am waiting for some more good news to come my way. Definitely keep in touch. Do you have aim or facebook?

- nomikos86
  • P.S.
  • Thursday, April 17 2008 at 12:59 PM

thanks for your kind words!

- nomikos86
  • Thanks for your kind words!
  • Tuesday, April 22 2008 at 09:23 AM

Cali should be pretty amazing. We will definitely keep in touch, no doubt about it. Definitely enjoy your time in Chicago! Live it up!

- nomikos86

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