foxhound (2017-2018)

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Application Information

F - Fee Waiver, A - Attending, W - Withdrawn, D - Deferred
# Law School Status Type $$$ Sent Received Complete Decision Updated
7 University of Pennsylvania F graph Waitlisted W 01/28/15 -- 02/11/15 04/02/15 11 months
8 Duke University F graph Accepted W SP 01/12/15 -- 01/13/15 01/23/15 2 years
12 Northwestern University F graph Waitlisted W 01/17/15 -- 01/28/15 02/27/15 2 years
13 Cornell University F graph Accepted A 01/11/15 -- 01/30/15 02/24/15 2 years
16 University of California Los Angeles F graph Waitlisted W 01/17/15 -- 01/20/15 04/06/15 2 years
20 University of Southern California F graph Accepted W 01/15/15 -- 01/15/15 02/13/15 2 years
22 George Washington University F graph Accepted W 01/12/15 -- -- 01/30/15 2 years
29 College of William and Mary F graph Accepted W 01/12/15 -- 01/16/15 01/23/15 2 years
34 Boston College F graph Accepted W 01/12/15 -- -- 02/17/15 2 years
34 Fordham University graph Accepted W 01/12/15 -- 01/16/15 03/30/15 2 years
75 Cardozo-Yeshiva University F graph Accepted W 01/12/15 -- 01/13/15 01/31/15 2 years

Applicant Information

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Demographic Information

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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 due to special circumstances

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: finally heard back from BC! 6 for 6! stoked!

2/21: got a great scholarship decision from USC! Such a blessing

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

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 :/

OVERALL: 8 for 11 (73%)

Been a crazy ride. Truly Blessed.

Visitor Comments

  • Saturday, March 28 2015 at 10:13 PM

any interesting or stand out softs?

- PasswordisTaco
  • @PasswordisTaco
  • Monday, March 30 2015 at 12:59 PM

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.

- HODz
  • Friday, April 03 2015 at 01:55 PM

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

- townsek
  • Monday, June 01 2015 at 02:31 PM

So are you headed to Cornell?

- townsek
  • @townsek
  • Tuesday, June 02 2015 at 07:28 PM

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

- HODz

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