foxhound (2014-2015)

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Application Information

F - Fee Waiver A - Attending W - Withdrawn D - Deferred
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# Law School Status Type $$$ Sent Received Complete Interview Date Decision Updated
#7 University of Pennsylvania F Waitlisted W Type: RA Sent: 01/28/15 Rec: -- Comp: 02/11/15 Inter: -- Dec: 04/02/15 Upd: 5 years
#8 Duke University F Accepted W Type: SP Sent: 01/12/15 Rec: -- Comp: 01/13/15 Inter: -- Dec: 01/23/15 Upd: 6 years
#12 Northwestern University F Waitlisted W Type: RA Sent: 01/17/15 Rec: -- Comp: 01/28/15 Inter: -- Dec: 02/27/15 Upd: 6 years
#13 Cornell University F Accepted A Type: RA Sent: 01/11/15 Rec: -- Comp: 01/30/15 Inter: -- Dec: 02/24/15 Upd: 6 years
#16 University of California Los Angeles F Waitlisted W Type: RA Sent: 01/17/15 Rec: -- Comp: 01/20/15 Inter: -- Dec: 04/06/15 Upd: 6 years
#20 University of Southern California F Accepted W Type: RA Sent: 01/15/15 Rec: -- Comp: 01/15/15 Inter: -- Dec: 02/13/15 Upd: 6 years
#22 George Washington University F Accepted W Type: RA Sent: 01/12/15 Rec: -- Comp: -- Inter: -- Dec: 01/30/15 Upd: 6 years
#29 College of William and Mary F Accepted W Type: RA Sent: 01/12/15 Rec: -- Comp: 01/16/15 Inter: -- Dec: 01/23/15 Upd: 6 years
#34 Boston College F Accepted W Type: RA Sent: 01/12/15 Rec: -- Comp: -- Inter: -- Dec: 02/17/15 Upd: 6 years
#34 Fordham University Accepted W Type: RA Sent: 01/12/15 Rec: -- Comp: 01/16/15 Inter: -- Dec: 03/30/15 Upd: 6 years
#75 Cardozo-Yeshiva University F Accepted W Type: RA Sent: 01/12/15 Rec: -- Comp: 01/13/15 Inter: -- Dec: 01/31/15 Upd: 6 years

Applicant Information

  • LSAT: 169
  • LSAT 2: -
  • LSAT 3: -
  • GRE : -
  • LSAC GPA: 3.62
  • Degree GPA: -
  • School Type: public
  • Major: Political Science

Demographic Information

  • City: -
  • State: -
  • Race: -
  • Gender: -
  • Non-Traditional Applicant: Yes
  • Years out of Undergrad: 1-2 Years

Extra Curricular Information

Did a few clubs in undergrad. Had leadership positions in 2 of them.

3 internship experiences--all very short-lived (like a month each)

1 gap year: basically studied LSAT and applied to schools for the first half and then went on vacation for the second half.

no true work experience

*Dec. LSAT --> applied to schools mid-January (submitted diversity question essays for pretty much every school)

Additional info & updates

The numbers to the left side of the school denotes the USN ranking of the school from the March 2015 publication (aka 2016 US News Law School Rankings); it is not my actual order of preference

*Duke's priority track application is a program that, when registered for, they will get back to you with an admissions decision within 10 days--guaranteed.
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1/23: accepted @ Duke! Praise God!

2/17: accepted @ BC!

2/21: got a great scholarship decision from USC ($122k)!

2/24: Cornell !!!

2/27: waitlisted @ Northwestern

4/2: waitlisted @ UPenn

4/6: waitlisted @ UCLA

4/19: sent in withdrawal notice to Fordham... was a tough call considering the scholarship money ($120k)

4/23: withdrew from Duke. they decided not to match my offer from Cornell

4/28: finally withdrew USC... really tough choice because of the great scholarship money and stipend :/

Been a crazy ride. Truly Blessed.

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Tuesday, March 03 2015 at 11:30 AM

any interesting or stand out softs?

@PasswordisTaco
Saturday, January 24 2015 at 01:12 AM

hey man, regarding my soft factors... not too much going on there. i only had 2 legal internships which were both pretty short and mostly secretarial in nature.. but i was heavily involved in student groups in college and had leadership positions within them.

Saturday, October 18 2014 at 04:03 PM

do you think you'll ride the Penn waitlist out?

Saturday, October 18 2014 at 04:03 PM

So are you headed to Cornell?

@townsek
Saturday, January 24 2015 at 01:12 AM

Yes, Cornell. I was just notified that I got pushed back into Northwestern's summer waitlist... which i am definitely not gonna do.