SMS (2020-2021)

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Application Information

F - Fee Waiver, A - Attending, W - Withdrawn, D - Deferred
# Law School Status Type $$$ Sent Received Complete Decision Updated
1 University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign F graph Accepted A $20,000 11/11/07 11/11/07 11/27/07 12/17/07 12 years
1 University of San Diego F graph Accepted $29,000 11/05/07 11/12/07 12/04/07 03/29/08 12 years
American University F graph Accepted W 11/09/07 11/20/07 12/07/07 01/24/08 12 years
Pace University F graph Accepted W $18,000 11/05/07 11/13/07 11/16/07 12/18/07 13 years
Hofstra University F graph Accepted W 11/09/07 11/13/07 12/04/07 01/25/08 13 years
Chapman University F graph Accepted W $10,000 11/09/07 11/09/07 11/21/07 12/17/07 13 years
2 University of California Hastings F graph Accepted 12/07/07 12/10/07 01/03/08 02/09/08 13 years
California Western School of Law F graph Accepted $36,240 11/07/07 11/27/07 -- 02/08/08 13 years
1 University of California Los Angeles F graph Waitlisted 12/07/07 12/12/07 -- 02/04/08 13 years
2 Georgia State University F graph Accepted 11/11/09 11/12/07 11/14/07 01/28/08 13 years
2 University of the Pacific F graph Accepted $20,000 10/25/07 10/29/07 11/13/07 12/17/07 13 years

Applicant Information

156
3.65
N/A
Private
Political Science
N/A

Demographic Information

N/A
California
African-American
Female
Yes
N/A

Extra Curricular Information

SENT--Submitted application
RECEIVED--Requested LSDAS report
COMPLETE--E-mail confirmation/Call-in confirmation

Any $$$ will be listed as PER YEAR amount, not total amount.
All acceptances/rejections from 12-18-07 and 01-24-08 will have decision dates listed from the letter, not the date received due to no access to mail.

State of residence is CA but I actually go to school in IL.
US State Department Summer Internship, Osaka Japan
College Democrats, Pre-law Club, Students for Barack Obama
Worked while in school 10-15 hrs/wk

ADDITIONAL INFO & UPDATES

Unless something else comes to my attention, I am now DONE applying to law school! Now its time to wait and see what happens.
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4-08-08: Decision made. UIUC. Good luck to everyone who's watched this page!
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4-07-08: Awarded a $29k grant for USD which is renewable provided that I can prove that I'm still poor enough to need it for 2 and 3L. They wanted my deposit by TOMORROW (how can they give me this information and expect me to make a decision in one day), but I called and was granted an extension.
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3-29-08: FINALLY SAN DIEGO. No scholarship information, though. I won't go without substantial $$.
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3-23-08: USD claims they will have a decision to sometime this week. Visited Cal West and REALLY liked the school. A lot. Unfortunately, the ranking is a killer and its unlikely I will go there. However, if you're reading this and are considering the school, I thought it was great!
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3-12-08: Withdrew from American. I've read too many negative things about it and its way too expensive. STILL waiting for San Diego. They're handling this cycle very poorly.
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2-13-08: Withdrew from Pace, Hofstra and Chapman. All would've cost me the same or even more than attending UIUC and are much lower ranked.
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2-11-08: Called San Diego and they said the bulk of their decisions won't be out until March and April. I don't see how that is an effective strategy, since by then most people will have willingly or been forced to make a decision (deposits, etc). They could at least reject some people. :( Not me, of course.
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2-09-08: Accepted to Hastings via LEOP program with small personal note on acceptance letter! Excited that I have a decent option in California!
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2-08-08: Called to check the status of my application and found out I was accepted to California Western with a full tuition scholarship. With scholarship comes free flight and hotel for a scholarship student's weekend. To keep full ride, I must be in top 25% of class. I can keep 50 or 25% of the money depending on my GPA if I fail to stay in top 25% of class.
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2-08-08: Sent out waitlist paper and LOCI to UCLA today.
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2-04-08: OMG WAITLISTED at UCLA! I know I'm not getting off that waitlist but at least I wasn't rejected as I expected. Hahaha. Oh well! I will be sending in a LOCI and we'll see what happens.

*waits impatiently for San Diego* Removed UGA because the eternal "Pending" was bothering me.
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1-28-08: In at Georgia State (small envelope) AND they gave me resident status. The cheap tuition and cost of living are really something I have to consider even though I hate Atlanta.
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1-25-08: In at Hofstra, regular size envelope, no mention of $$. *Waits (im)patiently for San Diego.*
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1-24-08: In at American. I'd just like to hear back from San Diego--that's a huge option for me, and everything else is kind of extra at this moment.
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1-21-08: Finally got my hands on my mail, expect for 4 large envelopes, which I hope I can get tomorrow!

Pacific: $20,000 a year "International Legal Fellow" scholarship. Must be in top 1/3 of class. Also includes free tuition and lodging for a summer program in Austria.

Pace: Got a small envelope about admitted students days, so I'm assuming that one of the 4 large envelopes I can't get at is the Pace acceptance.
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01-03-08: Complete at Hastings. Just got back from break and found out that my school has stopped all the mail from the post office and I will not be able to get it until the end of the month. Ugh. Can't wait to graduate from this place.
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12-21-07: Received an e-mail from UIUC about my acceptance saying that they wanted to make sure I knew of my acceptance before the new year. Awww. It also said that a DVD and book would be coming in the next month. I'm really loving this school right now.
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12-18-07: I called UIUC just to ask if they could send the decision letter to my permanent address and was told that I was accepted and had a $20,000 per year scholarship offer!! I can't believe I made it to the top 25. Wow!
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12-17-07: FIRST ACCEPTANCES!!!!!!!

Chapman: 30% tuition scholarship, renewable based on GPA. (Doesn't say what GPA I have to maintain.) That's roughly $10,000 a year. Not really enough for me, unfortunately.

University of Pacific: No $$$ information will be coming until later, but I did get "honors" meaning free books for the freshman year. The assistant dean wrote a nice personal note on my acceptance letter. Aww!

I also got something about being a "Legal Scholar." Not sure if it is the same thing as "honors," but as a Legal Scholar I get free books, paid transportation to a Legal Scholar's visit day, priority on-campus housing and admission support. Interesting.
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12-17-07: Um, wow. UIUC status checker now says "decision, letter mailed" and it has only been 4 days. I'm thinking this is a bad sign, given that my numbers are low.
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12-13-07: U of I status checker says "in review" as of today. Still no acceptances though.
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12-12-07: Still no acceptances or rejections yet. I'm super frustrated, especially since I will be leaving for X-mas break next week, will be gone from my mailbox for 2 weeks, and am concerned that I may not have access to my mail until 1-20-08. I would've liked at least one acceptance before all of that happens.
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12-10-07: Called Chapman due to a LOR problem and learned that my application is now in review. Called UGA again (I've lost count now) and they assured me that everything will be "taken care of." Not holding my breath!
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12-07-07: Can I have an acceptance now? Please??

Submitted my Hastings and UCLA applications. Complete @ American via e-mail early in the morning.

Called California Western and they said that they won't give me a complete without first semester senior year grades. This is the only school I have heard this from. They also don't start reviewing apps until early January.
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12-05-07: I am seriously considering withdrawing my application from UGA. Also decided to apply to UCLA and Hastings after all to make up for the report I already paid for with UGA.

Georgia State status finally changed to "complete, ready for review."
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12-04-07: Called San Diego to confirm I was complete. Received an e-mail stating I was complete the next day.

Called UGA again and apparently they "forgot" that I had indeed sent in my certification form and fee waiver, and that's why they hadn't requested my report. My report will be requested "today." ADDITION: The end of the day is here and my report still hasn't been requested.

Lastly, I called American and they pretty much said that they haven't even looked at my application yet, so they have no idea if I'm complete or not. However, I see a lot of decisions already on LSN so I'm not sure what is going on.
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11-27-07: Complete at U of I via e-mail. FINALLY Cal Western has requested my report!
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11-21-07: Chapman sent me e-mails asking about an LOR from a professor and so I assume that other than the one LOR, which they are now requesting, my file is complete.
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11-20-07: American FINALLY requested my report today. I don't even care about this school anymore. I REALLY need for Cal Western and UGA to get on the ball and get my report!
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11-16-07: Complete at Pace via e-mail today.
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11-14-07: Checked Georgia State's online status checker and my information is there! All documents were listed as received and my application status is "in progress"! U of Georgia FINALLY has me listed as application received on their status checker but still haven't requested my LSAC report. I read on LSD that they only request the reports on the 1st and the 15th of every month so it should be requested by the end of this week. If not, I'll call.
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11-13-07: Hofstra and Pace requested my report, so all but three schools have what they need to make a decision. I had to call U of Pacific in order to confirm that I was complete--I suspect not all schools notify you if you are complete or not . . .
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11-11-07: Being realistic about what I can afford to pay for law school, I decided not to apply to the higher ranked/competitive schools, knowing that I *could* get in but there is no way they would give me the kind of scholarship money that I need. I'm currently looking for lower ranked schools, cheaper schools where I have a high chance of getting large scholarships.
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11-09-07: LORs are FINALLY showing up as "recieved" in LSAC system! Here we go! Less than 2 hours after submitting my application, Chapman requested my LSAC report. Good sign??

Visitor Comments

  • Good Luck!
  • Monday, October 29 2007 at 11:27 AM

hey SMS, we have similar numbers..just wanted to wish you luck this cycle! You are on my watchlist..are you coming straight from undergrad?

- herogirl
  • Pulling for You
  • Wednesday, October 31 2007 at 02:08 PM

Hey, we have similar numbers. I hope you have a great cycle. I'm also waiting on LORs...the suspense is killing me...

- smshdbrd
  • LORs
  • Wednesday, October 31 2007 at 03:43 PM

I would send your recommenders a friendly email asking if they need any other information that might help them write the letters. I called LSAC and they said it takes about 1-2 weeks to process a letter as received from when it reaches them...

- smshdbrd
  • Just Send Em'
  • Sunday, November 04 2007 at 02:02 PM

Hey SMS, I just found out that you don't need to have your letters processed to send in your apps. The schools will receive your LORs as they come in. Hope this speeds up your process!

- smshdbrd
  • Thank you!
  • Thursday, November 15 2007 at 05:09 PM

I need the pointers. I plan on kicking ass and transferring anyway, so I will definitely put in apps to Hofstra and Pace. Good luck with your cycle!

- new211
  • UGA and LSDAS Report
  • Monday, November 19 2007 at 06:05 PM

I'll probably give them a few more days before I call, probably until next week at least.

- pbe011
  • Finally requested
  • Tuesday, November 27 2007 at 07:38 PM

UGA finally requested my LSDAS report, did they request yours?

- pbe011
  • right along with you
  • Wednesday, December 05 2007 at 04:49 AM

We have similar numbers and Im in Illinois too. Hoping to get in to UGA with scholarship. Good Luck with your cycle!!!

- rakayla
  • hofstra
  • Wednesday, December 05 2007 at 06:23 AM

i was just wondering did you apply early decision to hofstra? I'm also waiting to go complete there and wondering how long its going to take good luck this cycle

- xiotaki86
  • UGA
  • Thursday, December 06 2007 at 07:16 AM

I have finally showed up on UGA's status checker and they told me that my report would be requested by the end of this week...good luck and keep me posted!!!

- gtg897q
  • UIUC
  • Thursday, December 06 2007 at 02:15 PM

yes, it feels so good to be accepted somwhere..it was through snail mail and a call from the Dean of Admissons..

- herogirl
  • Not First Choice
  • Friday, December 07 2007 at 04:11 AM

Hey..thanks for the warm wishes. I am from MD, but i am now living in Colorado. it's not my first choice but definitely one of my top 4..i am really striving to get into Boalt or NU Law..they have great public interest focuses..do you have a top choice?

- herogirl
  • Cali
  • Friday, December 07 2007 at 10:25 AM

thats so cool..ive never been to cali, but i hear it is beautiful..do you think USD will give you a scholarship?

- herogirl
  • thanks
  • Friday, December 07 2007 at 02:41 PM

thanks for the info. appreciate it

- xiotaki86
  • Thanks...
  • Monday, December 10 2007 at 04:59 AM

Thanks, SMS! Good luck with UCLA. I'm sure you'll be hearing some good news soon.

- lawesome
  • Good Luck!
  • Tuesday, December 11 2007 at 07:05 PM

We've got similar numbers and are applying to many of the same California schools. Thanks for all the info in your notes section. I'll be watching your profile to keep me sane. Good luck!!!

- coolerking
  • Thanks
  • Wednesday, December 12 2007 at 06:23 AM

Hey, thanks for stopping by! Of UIUC and UCLA, I would choose UCLA for the experience, the weather, and their African-American Studies Dept. However, in-state tuition at (and being able to drive home on one a half tank of gas) makes UIUC very attractive. Good luck this cycle!

- Dlc5949
  • Thanks
  • Wednesday, December 12 2007 at 06:23 AM

Hey, thanks for stopping by! Of UIUC and UCLA, I would choose UCLA for the experience, the weather, and their African-American Studies Dept. However, in-state tuition at (and being able to drive home on one a half tank of gas) makes UIUC very attractive. Good luck this cycle!

- Dlc5949
  • hey!
  • Thursday, December 13 2007 at 02:15 AM

Yes, we do have similar numbers :) good luck with the cycle... I'll add you to my watchlist

- alimania
  • UIUC
  • Friday, December 14 2007 at 05:40 AM

It states "decision, letter mailed" on the status checker online. This was Tuesday and I am expecting the letter today, based on others' turnaround times on LSN. I hope it's an acceptance! Seems like some people get rejected this early in the game by UIUC but most decisions now are acceptances. So there's a chance but who knows? I am holding out hope. Good luck on your schools.

- 4re
  • ...
  • Sunday, December 16 2007 at 07:50 PM

Thanks for the kind words, and good luck with your cycle. I'm sure you will be hearing good news from many of the schools on your list...no worries. Good luck especially w/ UIUC...I'm waiting to hear from them as well.

- lawesome
  • Hey
  • Monday, December 17 2007 at 10:47 AM

Thanks, I hope it turns out well, i let my schools know in an addendum that i was taking it over and to please consider my application incomplete until they receive it, because i was hoping my new score would have an impact.. But now the wait is driving me crazy.. lol

- MorningLattes
  • UIUC
  • Monday, December 17 2007 at 11:04 AM

I just got my letter today. Big envelope with just papers. Don't sweat it, I'm sure you're in if they've decided on you already! Here is a preemptive congratulations. Now if you get rejected, you know who to blame for jinxing it. Haha, just kidding. Don't fret. It was 6 days for me from decision to the letter in my mailbox.

- 4re
  • Congrats!
  • Monday, December 17 2007 at 11:20 AM

I just wanted to say how happy I am for you! Now I need some love sent my way...:-( lol I'm sure I'll hear soon but the wait is killer...

- smshdbrd
  • UIUC
  • Monday, December 17 2007 at 11:39 AM

Mine changed today too. 4 days between In Review to Decision. I sure hope that isn't bad news!

- bucky42
  • UIUC
  • Tuesday, December 18 2007 at 08:45 AM

Oh, that's awesome. Congrats! Nice $$$ amount too!

- bucky42
  • Congrats...
  • Tuesday, December 18 2007 at 12:06 PM

on UIUC!!!

- lawesome
  • UIUC $$
  • Tuesday, December 18 2007 at 09:17 PM

I'm not sure what my first choice is yet. I definitely hope they will give me some money if I do decide to go. It's definitely a factor for me. UIUC is certainly a top choice of mine, though, out of all my acceptances. Blows my mind I've hit the T25.

- 4re
  • Congrats on UIUC!
  • Wednesday, December 19 2007 at 08:10 AM

Congrats on UIUC girl! see..you were all worried..their scholarship offers make it so tempting. im definitely going down for a visit in Feb..how about you?

- herogirl
  • Congrats on UIUC!
  • Wednesday, December 19 2007 at 08:17 AM

Congrats on UIUC girl! see..you were all worried..their scholarship offers make it so tempting. im definitely going down for a visit in Feb..how about you?

- herogirl
  • Congrats on Champan and UIUC
  • Wednesday, December 19 2007 at 08:29 AM

How did the Chapman notification come if you don't mind my asking?

- coolerking
  • Hey!
  • Thursday, December 20 2007 at 10:33 AM

yes, I will most likely do one of the preview days in March..how far is UIUC from the airport?

- herogirl
  • Hey!
  • Thursday, December 20 2007 at 10:34 AM

yes, I will most likely do one of the preview days in March..how far is UIUC from the airport?

- herogirl
  • Congrats
  • Thursday, December 20 2007 at 06:26 PM

I am so happy for you! Congrats! Nice money too! I feel as though there is hope for me yet

- dlc5949
  • UIUC
  • Friday, December 21 2007 at 06:33 PM

Wow, congratulations! That acceptance must have felt wonderful. I am highly considering it; i just wish I knew more about living in Urbana-Champaign...

- pickme3333
  • UIUC
  • Wednesday, December 26 2007 at 07:37 AM

Looks like we may be classmates. Although I am still waiting for a couple of scholarships to hopefully come through.

- rakayla
  • Thanks!
  • Thursday, December 27 2007 at 08:26 AM

I guess I need a few more to catch up to you! I know you're gonna love UCLA when you get accepted, it's a beautiful campus in a nice part of LA if there is such a thing.

- smshdbrd
  • Ugh
  • Thursday, December 27 2007 at 12:44 PM

$40,000?!? For a state school? Wow, Berkeley is only $11,000 for in state from what I remember. Colorado is a nice school and I wouldn't exactly call it a safety in that I didn't have a great shot at getting in but my fiancee is applying to grad schools so everything has to match up. We'll see where we end up.

- smshdbrd
  • Thanks!
  • Thursday, January 17 2008 at 05:54 AM

Hey, thanks. I'm excited about Emory, however if I get in any of the T14 schools I think...I know I'm going to have to give that up. Goodluck on your apps as well, congrats on your acceptances so far.

- lajoi21
  • Congrats!
  • Thursday, January 24 2008 at 11:38 AM

On American. I'm sure you're going to get into San Diego but UIUC has to be hard to turn down, especially with money.

- smshdbrd
  • Re: UCLA
  • Friday, January 25 2008 at 04:42 PM

Yeah, it sucks. I wouldn't bet on you getting accepted but I also wouldn't count you out. The lower admits in the previous years were blacks from CA so your shot is much better than mine, especially when coupled with your higher GPA. Keep hope alive ;) UIUC with $20k doesn't seem like too bad of a backup, no? Congrats on that significant cash.

- 4re
  • Congrats
  • Sunday, January 27 2008 at 07:19 AM

Hey SMS! Congrats on the new acceptances! I am rooting for you and San Diego..

- herogirl
  • Hey!
  • Tuesday, January 29 2008 at 07:27 AM

Thanks for the encouragement, and congratulations on all your acceptances thus far! I hope you get into the schools you want to =)

- moneyidb08
  • WOW
  • Monday, February 04 2008 at 03:04 PM

Look, I'd gladly trade my Japanese language ability for your LSAT score. GLAAADLY! Thanks for the kind words... it's all so exciting!

- sbrownla
  • I'm rooting for you!
  • Monday, February 04 2008 at 07:53 PM

to get off that waitlist and get into the top law school in Los Angeles!!!

- futureGSrainmaker
  • Congrats!
  • Tuesday, February 05 2008 at 03:43 PM

You're doing awesome this cycle. Congrats on UIUC. That would be incredible if you got into UCLA. Is Urbana-Champaign your top pick thus far?

- rechtsanswalt86
  • UCLA
  • Tuesday, February 05 2008 at 10:01 PM

Haha, that's awesome that you weren't rejected at UCLA. See my theory on black URMs in CA? Good luck getting off of it! I'm rooting for you, too.

- 4re
  • thanks!
  • Friday, February 08 2008 at 06:52 AM

Yeah I went undergrad there. I love the school. But you have to like going to school in a downtown environment. Some people don't like it because its in the middle of downtown Atlanta, but I love going to school in the city versus a traditional campus. Ive visited the law school many times and even sat in on a class or 2 and I was impressed. Why do you hate Atlanta?

- hmiller721
  • Atlanta
  • Friday, February 08 2008 at 07:54 AM

Thats funny. I used to live in Moreno Valley CA, and I hate it in Cali, so I understand where you are coming from. I was raised in NY so Atl is a happy medium for me. I see you got waitlisted at UCLA, thats great, great school.

- hmiller721
  • starts with a B
  • Saturday, February 09 2008 at 06:38 PM

This is too weird. Yes, the school I go to does start with a B. I am also in several of the pretty small clubs that you're in as well. Cool ... now I have to find out who you are without being creepish. Eitherway congrats on a stellar cycle. UIUC, PAC, American, UCLA (wl)... what a great batch you've got going for you.

- thecrashharder1
  • Hastings
  • Saturday, February 09 2008 at 07:40 PM

Congrats on getting accepted at Hastings! I really like how they had the LEOP there... I didn't bother applying with that because I don't feel I qualify, but I figured I'd apply there as my shot-in-the-dark California school :)

- rechtsanswalt86
  • Check the email
  • Sunday, February 10 2008 at 03:21 PM

I wanted to post a message here but I've secretly placed it into the email spot so only you can view it. That's you, right? ;)

- 4re
  • Let UCLA know!
  • Sunday, February 10 2008 at 03:49 PM

Did you tell your schools about this? Is that the huge soft factor for your applications? Haha. It was on the internet somewhere. ;)

- 4re
  • Secrets, secrets are no fun. Secrets, s
  • Sunday, February 10 2008 at 04:32 PM

Alright, alright, how about this one? ;) I'll tell you how in the email of my next posting.

- 4re
  • Untitled
  • Sunday, February 10 2008 at 04:33 PM

Here's the answer.

- 4re
  • Gold, Jerry. Gold!
  • Sunday, February 10 2008 at 05:16 PM

Yeah, delaying homework :( I'm glad I found something funny, though. That Harry Potter thing is gold! You'll have to share more for us :P

- 4re
  • Congrats
  • Monday, February 11 2008 at 06:29 AM

On all your acceptances!!! Have you already decided where you want to go in the fall?

- angeltwin
  • FL
  • Monday, February 11 2008 at 09:35 AM

Thanks a lot! You definitely got some nice scholarship offers. If you don't get a scholarship at Hastings over UIUC, would you still go there to stay in California? As for me... I really am up in the air right now about staying in Florida. I've currently gotten into 2 of the 3 schools I applied to, but I think I've ruled out Miami. I'm going to be visiting FSU next week, and I'm still waiting on a decision from UF. The big draw is the super cheap tuition for staying in-state. But it's a decision I have to carefully weigh when I have a clearer picture later in the cycle. I would venture to guess aside from the waitlist on UCLA you pretty much now have an idea where you're going? Just for that alone I'm jealous! I want my life back! lol

- rechtsanswalt86
  • Of course...
  • Monday, February 11 2008 at 10:43 AM

USD is saved for last lol. I'm pulling for you but otherwise, congrats and I hope you enjoy law school. Thanks for all the kind words during this cycle, it's been pretty strenuous.

- smshdbrd
  • Rankings
  • Tuesday, February 12 2008 at 07:30 AM

You know, I wish I could say that they didn't matter... but they do. At least in part. I mean other factors do come in as well, like I would go to a school that was lower ranked if they offered me significant money, but all things being equal, I'd probably pick the higher ranked school. If two schools were in the same vicinity (say, UF versus FSU) then it really wouldn't play a role in my decision. But I'd have to get a significant scholarship from Pacific or Suffolk to choose either over FSU or even Denver at this point. Denver is high up on my list because I would love to live in Colorado, but even with that, if I don't get any kind of aid at all it would be a tough decision to go over a school ranked over 20 spots higher and $20k cheaper a year... It definitely is a harder decision than most people would think! If I was in the same situation as you I'd probably choose UIUC over Hastings myself... because they gave you money, and also because I think you'd have a much better standard of living there versus in SF. It all depends on where you really want to work coming out. I wouldn't mind Chicago or SF. Since I haven't yet gotten a decision from either, I won't waste my time speculating much on that though! haha

- rechtsanswalt86
  • First Choice
  • Wednesday, February 13 2008 at 07:11 AM

Right now I'm leaning towards GWU because I want to do government work after school so they seem like the best option for me. But honestly I'm not sure where I'll end up. I haven't visited anywhere yet so that and fin aid will help me make a decision. I'm just thankful to have a choice. Where do you plan on practicing? Do you know yet?

- angeltwin
  • GSU
  • Wednesday, February 13 2008 at 01:44 PM

Heyy, did your GSU status ever say "In review by committee" or something like that? and if it did, how long did it say that?

- has03
  • UC-LA!!
  • Monday, February 18 2008 at 06:16 AM

I'm pulling for you to get off that waitlist and become a Bruin!

- futureGSrainmaker
  • Congrats!
  • Wednesday, February 20 2008 at 10:01 AM

On U of I, we may be classmates.

- pwhiteh2
  • American
  • Thursday, March 13 2008 at 12:28 AM

Hey! First of all, congrats on all of your acceptances! Im so jealous. Secondly, I was wondering what negative things youve heard about American so that I can talk myself out of wanting to go there, haha. Thanks for the insight. Best of luck!

- Blackjack19
  • USD
  • Monday, March 31 2008 at 08:17 AM

Is killing me slowly...

- mpalencia
  • ugh
  • Monday, March 31 2008 at 01:50 PM

they really are killing me. i called again today and they said no decision had been made. i forwarded an updated resume and am considering sending another rec. what do you think? and damn, congrats on all of the acceptances!! hell yeah! so boulder is 1st (waitlist) usd is 2nd, usf is third and their deposit is due in 2 weeks. :(

- mpalencia
  • usd
  • Wednesday, April 02 2008 at 03:45 PM

I heard about my decision last thursday and got a scholarship offer yesterday. I am going part time but have a friend who was admitted and didnt hear about any money until almost a month after her acceptance so hang in there! usd is amazing!

- sdbound
  • Congrats!
  • Wednesday, April 09 2008 at 08:11 AM

On UIUC and your cycle being over. Looks like we may be classmates. I go to U of I for undergrad so let me know if you have any questions.

- pwhiteh2
  • Bus System
  • Thursday, April 10 2008 at 05:59 AM

Is actually pretty good, a lot of the apartment complexes off campus here have either shuttle to campus, or a bus stop next to it. I have a car but only really use it to get to work. In a nutshell, you won't have a problem getting to and from the law school on the bus system.

- pwhiteh2
  • UCLA
  • Monday, April 14 2008 at 11:15 AM

Congrats on UIUC. You're pursuing that UCLA WL? If so, good luck! I want to see a "WL, Accepted" there!!

- 4re
  • Congrats on UIUC!
  • Tuesday, April 15 2008 at 11:54 AM

Congrats on UIUC..it's such a great school!

- herogirl
  • Congrats!
  • Wednesday, April 23 2008 at 04:34 PM

Hey there, Ready for graduation!? Congrats on U of I. I'm still deferred there and waiting to here back. Not really holding my breath though. It's a great school, congrats.

- thecrashharder1

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