jonofalltrades (2016-2017)

Views: 2974 User Since: 07/28/16

Application Information

F - Fee Waiver, A - Attending, W - Withdrawn, D - Deferred
Spinner
Please Wait...
# Law School Status Type $$$ Sent Received Complete Interview Date Decision Updated
Columbia University Waitlisted W Type: RA Sent: 10/22/16 Rec: 10/24/16 Comp: 10/24/16 Inter: -- Dec: 04/14/17 Upd: 4 years
New York University F WL, Accepted A Type: RA $1 Sent: 10/23/16 Rec: 10/24/16 Comp: 10/25/16 Inter: -- Dec: 05/16/17 Upd: 4 years
University of Pennsylvania F Accepted W Type: RA $1 Sent: 10/22/16 Rec: 10/23/16 Comp: 10/24/16 Inter: -- Dec: 12/20/16 Upd: 4 years
Georgetown University F Accepted W Type: RA $1 Sent: 10/16/16 Rec: 10/17/16 Comp: 10/18/16 Inter: -- Dec: 11/10/16 Upd: 4 years
Vanderbilt University F Accepted W Type: RA $95,000 Sent: 10/16/16 Rec: 10/17/16 Comp: 10/17/16 Inter: -- Dec: 11/18/16 Upd: 4 years
Duke University F Accepted W Type: SP $72,000 Sent: 10/22/16 Rec: 10/23/16 Comp: 10/24/16 Inter: -- Dec: 11/03/16 Upd: 4 years
University of Virginia F Accepted W Type: RA $1 Sent: 10/24/16 Rec: 10/25/16 Comp: 10/25/16 Inter: -- Dec: 11/14/16 Upd: 4 years
Fordham University F Accepted W Type: RA $120,000 Sent: 10/11/16 Rec: 10/12/16 Comp: 10/13/16 Inter: -- Dec: 12/09/16 Upd: 4 years
University of California Los Angeles F Accepted W Type: RA $70,000 Sent: 10/07/16 Rec: 10/07/16 Comp: 10/11/16 Inter: -- Dec: 11/09/16 Upd: 4 years
Cornell University F Accepted W Type: RA $45,000 Sent: 10/22/16 Rec: 10/24/16 Comp: 10/24/16 Inter: -- Dec: 01/13/17 Upd: 4 years
Boston University F Accepted W Type: RA $160,000 Sent: 10/13/16 Rec: 10/14/16 Comp: 10/14/16 Inter: -- Dec: 12/05/16 Upd: 4 years
Yale University Rejected Type: RA Sent: 10/23/16 Rec: 10/27/16 Comp: 10/28/16 Inter: -- Dec: 04/03/17 Upd: 4 years
Harvard University Rejected Type: RA Sent: 10/22/16 Rec: 10/24/16 Comp: 10/24/16 Inter: -- Dec: 03/30/17 Upd: 4 years

Applicant Information

  • LSAT: 170
  • LSAT 2: -
  • LSAT 3: -
  • LSAC GPA: 3.5
  • Degree GPA: 3.5
  • School Type: Small Liberal Arts
  • Major: Philosophy/Romance Languages

Demographic Information

  • City: Brooklyn
  • State: New York
  • Race: White
  • Gender: Man
  • Years out of Undergrad: 5-9 Years

Extra Curricular Information

7 years post-graduation. Fluent in 5 or 6 languages. Lots of community service softs. RPCV, business owner, many interests.

Additional info & updates

Duke- Priority Track; email
UCLA- call
Georgetown- interview 11/1, then snail mail
UVA- interview 11/9, then status checker
Vanderbilt- e-mail
Boston- Call.
Fordham- e-mail
Penn- call
Cornell - interview request 1/9, accepted by call from unknown number

Offered the Public Interest Scholarship at BU. Anguishingly declined due to 4/1 deadline.

4/14 - ding on Toll, declined UCLA and Cornell

4/27 - WL at NYU

4/28 - found out no merit from Penn, just need-based. But will be attending anyway.

Decision to matriculate at Penn is like 90%. If I get off wait list at NYU (possible?) or Columbia (not really possible), will consider.

5/16 - accepted off NYU WL after submitting LOCI.

5/31 - for personal reasons, decided to go with NYU.

Visitor Comments

You must be logged in to comment.
Not a registered user? Sign up now .
Great Cylce
Friday, January 20 2017 at 09:49 AM

You are killing this cycle! Best of luck with your scholarship negotiations

Sunday, January 22 2017 at 01:47 PM

Thanks! We've got similar numbers and time out of undergrad -- have hope!

Decision?
Sunday, March 26 2017 at 11:35 AM

Any closer to deciding where you will go?

Tuesday, April 18 2017 at 02:09 PM

@jumpinbeauty I think it will be Penn!

Columbia
Tuesday, May 23 2017 at 02:43 PM

Congrats on this cycle! Do you know when you'll hear back from Columbia?

Thursday, May 25 2017 at 12:12 AM

In reply to your post, I decided on NYU...how about you??