giwtgtls (2020-2021)

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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F - Fee Waiver, A - Attending, W - Withdrawn, D - Deferred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
Northwestern University F WL, Rejected Type: RA Sent: 10/12/07 Rec: 10/20/07 Comp: 10/23/07 Inter: -- Dec: 08/10/08 Upd: 12 years
University of Chicago Accepted W Type: RA $20,000 Sent: 10/13/07 Rec: 10/15/07 Comp: 10/16/07 Inter: -- Dec: 01/24/08 Upd: 13 years
Duke University F Accepted W Type: RA $54,000 Sent: 10/12/07 Rec: 10/16/07 Comp: 10/18/07 Inter: -- Dec: 10/25/07 Upd: 13 years
Columbia University Accepted W Type: RA $70,000 Sent: 10/14/07 Rec: -- Comp: 10/23/07 Inter: -- Dec: 01/23/08 Upd: 13 years
Harvard University Accepted A Type: RA Sent: 10/14/07 Rec: 10/19/07 Comp: 11/08/07 Inter: -- Dec: 11/21/07 Upd: 13 years
Yale University Rejected Type: RA Sent: 11/09/07 Rec: 11/15/07 Comp: 11/16/07 Inter: -- Dec: 02/11/08 Upd: 13 years
Stanford University Rejected Type: RA Sent: 10/14/07 Rec: 10/23/07 Comp: 10/25/07 Inter: -- Dec: 02/01/08 Upd: 13 years
Vanderbilt University F Intend to Apply Type: RA Sent: -- Rec: -- Comp: -- Inter: -- Dec: -- Upd: 13 years
University of Michigan Ann Arbor F Intend to Apply Type: RA Sent: -- Rec: -- Comp: -- Inter: -- Dec: -- Upd: 13 years
New York University Intend to Apply Type: RA Sent: -- Rec: -- Comp: -- Inter: -- Dec: -- Upd: 13 years
University of Pennsylvania Intend to Apply Type: RA Sent: -- Rec: -- Comp: -- Inter: -- Dec: -- Upd: 13 years

Applicant Information

  • LSAT: 180
  • LSAT 2: -
  • LSAT 3: -
  • LSAC GPA: -
  • Degree GPA: 3.6
  • School Type: HYPSM
  • Major: -

Demographic Information

  • City: -
  • State: New York
  • Race: -
  • Gender: Man
  • Years out of Undergrad: Other

Extra Curricular Information

Lots of stuff, GPA addendum for fairly legit reasons.

Additional info & updates

Late October - In at Duke via email! :)

Early November- HLS Phone call

Late November- In at HLS :)

Early January - Deferred at Northwestern and I'm treating as a waitlist, kinda surprising since I did the interview and it seemed to go really well. I guess this means no Nwestern scholly? :( Thinking about applying to Michigan after being guilted by an email from Zearfoss.

Mid January - Opted against applying to Michigan. Have yet to hear from Chicago and am now firmly entrenched in my belief that I have been somehow blacklisted across the Chicago metro area. Hopefully will hear from Columbia soon...

Late January- Just heard from Chicago, yay :)

Later January- Email from Columbia saying "Congrats again" Assuming that one of my yet to be opened packages that came this past Monday is from CLS :)

Early Feb- Picked up my mail, Butler Fellowship at Columbia

A little later in Feb- Stanford rejection in mailbox, ouch

A bit later in Feb- And so it ends with a whimper, rejected from Yale. H and Columbia were always my top choices the sting is only mild.

Early March- A little money from Duke, but less than Columbia

Late March- Some money from Chicago

Scholarship amounts are over all three years.

Back from ASW, will be most likely committing to Harvard in the coming days.

Update Dec 08- Well I'll be HLS '12 after I send in my official confirmation next month. Looking back, I realize I had a fairly odd cycle and even though i didn't have the best batting percentage, I was accepted to my top two choices and I couldn't have been happier with my choices. Good luck to everyone! :)

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Good luck
Friday, August 17 2007 at 10:08 PM

Your numbers / school type seem awfully familiar. Good luck during the cycle!

Good luck
Sunday, September 02 2007 at 03:01 PM

Great #s - I'm sure you'll have a fantastic application cycle. Best of luck!

Tuesday, October 02 2007 at 04:56 AM

No doubt, the split is what's hot - but your numbers are too high to be much of a split. You're less of a splitter, more of a baller...

Tuesday, October 16 2007 at 07:04 PM

(the title says it all) gl to both of us, yes? yes.

Good luck
Sunday, October 21 2007 at 03:11 PM

I think you're my closest match in this cycle, so good luck!

Tuesday, October 23 2007 at 11:30 PM

Similar numbers... good luck to you.

Friday, October 26 2007 at 08:52 AM

On Duke!

Tuesday, October 30 2007 at 03:51 PM

Hooray for you!!! I smell a sweep... ;-)

Wednesday, October 31 2007 at 11:07 AM

Congrats on getting Duke already! I look forward to seeing your Accepted's roll in...

Monday, November 05 2007 at 08:30 PM

...for the wishes. I hope we both have great cycles this year! I'll def. be rooting for you.

Wednesday, November 21 2007 at 10:57 AM

On Harvard!

Wednesday, November 21 2007 at 12:08 PM

Congrats to you too! I can't believe we heard back so soon. Best wishes and Happy Thanksgiving!

Wednesday, November 21 2007 at 01:21 PM

Oh my gosh congratulations! Now you really have something to be thankful for. Have the happiest thanksgiving!

Wednesday, November 21 2007 at 02:36 PM

Why don't you TELL me when you get these acceptances!?!? Congrats! And Happy Tgiving!

Wednesday, November 21 2007 at 06:32 PM

Did Toby call?

Monday, November 26 2007 at 10:45 AM

Congrats on Harvard!! Well done, and well deserved...good luck with the other 5, not that you need it.

Sunday, December 09 2007 at 09:08 AM

congratulations on harvard!

Thursday, December 13 2007 at 11:10 AM

Congratulations on Harvard!! We have similar numbers, and I'm wondering if there's anything extraordinary about your application that should stop giving me hope for my own Harvard aspirations. I don't mean to sound all negative about our numbers - it's just fantastic to see someone in my ballpark accepted there.

Sunday, January 13 2008 at 01:20 PM

Congrats on Harvard and good luck on your other apps! The NW deferral was most likely b/c you lacked work experience or they didn't think you'd actually go there (prob the latter). Do you have an early fav?

Thursday, January 17 2008 at 06:57 PM

Thanks! I'm sure they'll call you in a day or two. And congratulations on Harvard, number twin!

Thursday, January 24 2008 at 02:44 PM

On Chicago!

Wednesday, January 30 2008 at 11:28 AM

Congrats, you loser ;D

Wednesday, January 30 2008 at 12:48 PM

On Columbia!

Monday, February 11 2008 at 04:28 AM

Sorry about Stanford, I figured you'd be set for a sweep; that's bogus. Still, good luck with Yale, you deserve it!

Monday, February 11 2008 at 02:06 PM

I am way proud of've done amazingly well. You deserve all the good things that come your way.

Monday, February 11 2008 at 03:50 PM

That's some terrible timing on my part - but it's hard to feel too bad for you with those big 4 schools (that's a lot of money from CU!). I don't know, for me a lot depends on $$ and on public interest stuff, but we'll see...