Applying for Fall 2008. Wish my GPA was better, but hey, what are you going to do. Lots of things strung together to cause it to be so low.
Took the LSAT Junior year, Sept '06.
I'm a definite splitter. Happy to be where i am, and almost certain about my decision.
If i didn't get a "complete" email, i'm marking the decision date as the complete date.
7-25-07 - Signed up for LSDAS
9-2-07 - LSDAS received first recommendation
9-19-07 - My personal statement is DONE!
10-5-07 - LSDAS received my transcript
10-19-07 - Started sending applications, received fee waiver from Miami
10-22-07 - Emory, Tulane, FSU, and Pitt received my application
10-23-07 - Texas, Florida received my application
10-25-07 - LSDAS received my 2nd recommendation
10-26-07 - Received Fee Waiver from Cardozo
10-30-07 - Received ID #'s from UF and NSU
11-02-07 - Received Completion Email's from Vandy and UI
11-06-07 - This is going to be a long few months, it's only been 4 days since i heard anything substantial from a school I've applied to, and i'm already getting restless, AHH, Law Fair tomorrow.
11-08-07 - Email from Emory, application complete. That's fine and dandy, just tell me if i'm in already people!! ha
11-12-07 - Completion email from Tulane, Wash U and USC haven't even received it yet, weird
11-13-07 - Well, not exactly one i'm ecstatic about, but in at the University of Dayton! Woo! I'm going to law school haha
Letter(regular mail) from Wash U notifying me of receipt and completion of my application
11-14-07 - Received unsolicited acceptance and scholarship from Florida Coastal (One, never even heard of it, and i'm from FL, two, I didn't even apply there!)
11-26-07 - Just got back to school from T-giving break, Scholarship package from Dayton, Presidential scholarship worth $15/year. Also, received acceptance letter from Pitt, plain white envelope, a bit thick though, with a pitt law belt clip. I'M GOING TO A REAL LAW SCHOOL WOO
12-08-07 - Not only is it my 21st birthday, but i just got accepted to WASH U! Letter came normal mail, just one piece of paper in a regular envelope. Scared the crap out of me. But who cares, i got in to a top 20 school
12-10-07 - Rejected at UT-Austin. First ding had to come eventually
12-21-07 - It's been almost 2 weeks, tier 4 law school, like 10 minutes from my house, but who cares, i'm 4-1 now. Into Nova, email with link to their application status and a pdf letter.
01-03-08 - Rejected from Vandy. Plain white envelope. One piece of paper. Lots of applicants, blah blah.
01-09-08 - Accepted at Miami. Normal sized envelope, a bunch of pieces of paper in there with the acceptance letter
01-24-08 - Received Scholar of Law Award from Wash U. Going to accepted students day tomorrow, very excited
01-28-08 - Held at UIUC, decision to come later
02-12-08 - Rejected from Univ. of Washington. Eh, Honestly not bothered by this one at all
2-14-08 - Accepted at FIU. Plain White Envelope, Post-it personal note from Dean.
02-27-08 - Rejected from Emory...we're really starting to glue together the Wash U train.
03-06-08 - Accepted at FSU by phone call.
03-12-08 - Waitlisted email from Illinois
03-28-08 - Received admitted students email from UF. Called office, said i was admitted even though I never went complete...awesome :-)
3-28 -08 - Waitlisted at Tulane. I'm not going to lie. I'm just kind of shocked.
4-18-08 - Rejected at USC. Cycle's over.