minnesotagurl (2019-2020)

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Application Information

F - Fee Waiver, A - Attending, W - Withdrawn, D - Deferred
# Law School Status Type $$$ Sent Received Complete Decision Updated
University of Connecticut F graph Rejected -- -- -- -- 11 years
1 Boston University F graph Rejected 02/28/09 -- 03/24/09 -- 11 years
Ohio Northern University F graph Accepted W -- -- -- -- 11 years
Temple University F graph Waitlisted 02/28/09 -- -- -- 11 years
Vanderbilt University graph Rejected 02/28/09 -- -- -- 11 years
Boston College graph Rejected 02/28/09 -- -- -- 11 years
University of Oregon F graph Accepted $21,000 -- -- -- -- 11 years
Indiana University Bloomington F graph Pending -- -- -- -- 11 years
University of Houston F graph Pending -- -- -- -- 11 years
Georgetown University graph Rejected 02/28/09 -- -- -- 11 years
St. Louis University F graph Waitlisted W -- -- -- -- 11 years
DePaul University F graph Waitlisted W 02/28/09 -- -- 04/01/09 11 years
University of Pittsburgh F graph Waitlisted -- -- -- -- 11 years
Hofstra University F graph Accepted W -- -- -- -- 11 years
Washington and Lee University F graph Rejected 02/28/09 -- -- -- 11 years
Ohio State University graph Waitlisted 02/28/09 -- -- -- 11 years
University of Wisconsin Madison F graph Waitlisted 02/28/09 -- -- -- 11 years
Emory University graph Rejected -- -- -- -- 11 years
Washington University in St Louis F graph Waitlisted 02/28/09 -- -- -- 11 years
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign graph Rejected 02/28/09 -- -- -- 11 years
University of Minnesota Twin Cities graph Rejected 02/28/09 -- -- -- 11 years
Wayne State University F graph Rejected -- -- -- -- 11 years
Santa Clara University graph Rejected -- -- -- -- 11 years
George Mason University F graph Rejected -- -- -- -- 11 years
William Mitchell College of Law F graph Rejected -- -- -- -- 11 years
Northeastern University F graph Accepted $25,500 -- -- -- 03/27/09 11 years
College of William and Mary graph Waitlisted 02/28/09 -- -- -- 11 years
Fordham University graph Pending 02/28/09 -- -- -- 11 years
Thomas M Cooley Law School F graph Accepted W $21,000 -- -- -- -- 11 years

Applicant Information

151
3.2
N/A
Public
Poltical Science
N/A

Demographic Information

N/A
Minnesota
African American
Female
Yes
1-2 Years

Extra Curricular Information

Community Engagment Scholar---- over 400 hours of Community Service

President Student and Leadership Award

Mortar Board Senior Honor Soceity

GREAT PERSONAL STATEMENT AND DIVERSITY ESSAY :)

ADDITIONAL INFO & UPDATES

12/3/2008: Just started recording on lawschoolnumbers... I hope to have great cycle and get many accepted letters with scholarships...

3/26/2009 I have not been there for a while...this is what has happen to me so far
accepted via phone on 3/23 to Northeastern ...waiting for the package to come in the mail...

also on this day I got ACCEPTANCE letter from University of Oregon and the Dean's Scholarship of 7000.00

I got into Hosfra around Mid January
rejected to George Mason, Williams Michelle, Santa Clara
wailt listed at William and Mary (I find out on 3/26/09)

3/27/2009 I just got my acceptance letter from Northeastern and I was awarded Dean's Scholarship Award 25,500 to spread evenly over you three year of law school (8,500 per year) ... as of right now I go to Northeastern but I have not heard from all of law schools it will change in the NEAR future ...

I should be hearing from Minnesota soon .. a letter was been sent on 3/27 so maybe in the couple days since it in the same state...what happens I ok with it ... I think

3/28/2009 Ok rejected at UMN but ask to think about transfer after a year... ok ...I have to think about that one

4/01/2009 Waitlisted at Depaul ...ummm interested...my friend with similar numbers 151 and 3.3 got rejected so I guess wait listed isn't too bad

4/2/2009 email From Pitt

Dear XXXXXXXXXX,

Greetings from Pitt Law! We hope this email finds all well with you. Our Admissions Committee is currently still reviewing your application to Pitt Law. We received your application fairly recently and we hope to have your decision sent to you soon. We greatly appreciate your patience and understand that waiting for a decision is never easy and we continue to take the review process very seriously. We value your genuine interest in Pitt Law. At this time if there is any further information you would like to share with the Admissions Committee please feel free to communicate that with us. If your plans to attend Pitt Law have changed or you have any other questions, please let us know. We will be in touch with you soon!

Sincerely,
Charmaine McCall
Assistant Dean of Admissions

it seems to me that application is on hold for now..which I think is going some of my other application...I shall wait and see what happens

4/05/2009- WAITING SUCKS ... :) iTS THE HARDEST PART OF THIS WHOLE PROCESS...BUT I NOT GOING TO CALL ALL THE SCHOOLS AND BUG THEM...

4/6/2009
rejected at UI
wait list at St. Louis University (regular mail...looked like I got admitted ...but nope and Washington University at St. Louis (via email)

Dear XXXXX,
We appreciate your interest in attending Washington University School of Law. This year, due to a record number of outstanding candidates, we are currently over-committed with our offers of admission. For that reason, a final decision regarding the status of your application has not yet been made, and the Admissions Committee has placed you on our wait list. However, the Committee was highly impressed with your credentials and is hoping to be able to extend you an offer of admission in the near future.

I understand that you need to start making plans for this fall. Unfortunately, at this time, it is difficult to determine exactly when and how many candidates will be admitted from our wait list. Admitted candidates have until late spring to submit a deposit to hold their seats in the entering class. Even then, some candidates will decide not to enroll after they have paid a deposit. As soon as we know that we have seats available, we will immediately notify those applicants to whom we are able to offer admission.

As you can see, it could be a long wait before we know anything further. We cannot do much until accepted candidates let us know their intentions, and often, students who do submit deposits are on waiting lists at other schools. If it%u2019s any encouragement, we do anticipate taking candidates from the wait list this year. For your part, if you wish to remain on our wait list, please complete the %u201CWaitlist Form%u201D at http://law.wustl.edu/admissions/forms/waitlist.asp. If we do not hear from you by April 24, 2009, we will assume that you have already made other plans for the fall.

We appreciate your patience and hope that you will continue to consider Washington University School of Law as your school of choice for your legal education.

Sincerely,

Janet Bolin

Associate Dean for Admissions and Student Services

4/18/2009
Today I got rejected for CLEO ...There was alot of applications...congrats to those who made it...

4/20/2009 Rejected at Washington and Lee also I got waitlisted at Pitt

Visitor Comments

  • Saturday, December 06 2008 at 04:20 PM

Thx and good luck to you too! You have a great mix of schools some reaches and some safety...that's great..yea I applied early so I could increase my chances

- Blessed09
  • Saturday, January 10 2009 at 10:52 AM

Thanks and good luck to you! I hope we hear soon... this whole waiting game is horrible. Did you get your apps sent in yet?

- kimber1028
  • Monday, March 30 2009 at 11:27 AM

Great cycle so far! U of WI sent it via email then in the mail to me regarding the money. What school are you leaning towards?

- Blessed09
  • Wednesday, April 01 2009 at 04:30 AM

Thank you and good luck with the rest of your cycle.

- americanthadd
  • Thanks!
  • Thursday, April 02 2009 at 06:58 PM

Hey there, thanks so much for the congrats! I feel like I have been waiting forever for good news and now that it has finally come I couldn't be happier!! It especially means a lot coming from someone in Minnesota! Congrats on your schools as well, you have some great acceptances! I see you have a lot of schools left to hear from, I definitely see more acceptances coming your way. You have an awesome LSAT score!

- rosiesrules
  • Thanks
  • Friday, April 03 2009 at 11:35 AM

and the same to you! Hopefully more of those pending schools turn into acceptances.

- PalmettoStatePeach
  • Monday, April 06 2009 at 05:22 PM

Yes I got the same email. Are you going to go there if a seat opens up?

- zbold003
  • Thanks!
  • Tuesday, April 21 2009 at 07:55 AM

Thanks for the support! You have many options :)How do you feel about Oregon? I like their program and have visited....

- hoodcelebrity
  • ...
  • Wednesday, April 22 2009 at 09:37 AM

Your on tons of waitlists also!! You should get off of at least one! Let me know how Oregon visit is. Nice facilities and great program!!! I've heard good things about Northeastern too!

- hoodcelebrity
  • Thursday, April 23 2009 at 07:02 PM

Thanks & the best of luck to you as well.

- Lawlover85
  • Thanks for the Congrats!!
  • Monday, April 27 2009 at 06:53 PM

Good luck to you on your many waitlists -- esp Wisco ;)

- Profit
  • Waitlist Letter
  • Wednesday, April 29 2009 at 05:16 AM

I basically wrote them a letter telling them why I thought I would be a good fit for the school, what programs they had that I liked, and what I have accomplished since applying. For example, a promotion, good grades, etc. In my case, I started volunteering as a CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocate) and I talked about that. I also talked about my promotion at work. If you are in school and got a good grade on a paper or anything positive you have accomplished you could talk about. Just have to make it somehow fit in with why you'd make a good law student. Hope that helps! :) It's also a very good idea to visit the schools if you haven't already. When you visit and you say you want to go there it means more than someone who just says they want to go there. Hope this helps! :)

- rosiesrules

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