Completed degree while on Active Duty, applying to start fall 2019.
LSAT studying and actual test were completed while a full-time student and working full-time for active duty.
6-year gap in education (started Aug 2005-2008, gap, resumed July 2016, degree conferred Aug 2018)
GPA and C&F addendums submitted (academic probation & suspension and gap in education record).
NIU: Accepted via email, got packet two weeks later. Scholarship is TOTAL over the 3 years. Got a phone call from admissions department as well from a 2L to discuss any questions-their Admissions Office seems awesome, very forthcoming with information, and the phone call was a nice touch. Withdrawn on 11/19. Scholarship works out to about 50% of total tuition & fees.
Chicago-Kent:App Complete-Final Review 11/6, Admitted via status checker on 11/16. Offer is guaranteed tuition for 3 years (aka at sticker). Wrote a Why X, attended 4 webinars,and attended their law school experience day. This was my top choice. Received acceptance packet via mail on 12/11/2018. Thanks to Post 9/11 GI Bill and C-K's participation in the Yellow Ribbon Program, tuition & fees are 100% covered. So, I'll be attending starting fall 2019.
DePaul: Did a campus visit & met with admissions. Under Review 11/4. Accepted 11/21. Got an email saying I've been accepted and awarded a Dean's Scholarship for $35k per year with no GPA stips. Declined offer of admission on 11/23. Scholarship is approximately 75% of tuition and fees for 3 years.
John Marshall-Chicago, Loyola-Chicago, and Northwestern applications were withdrawn by 11/26. All were at pending/complete as of 11/26.
I'm going to Chicago-Kent!!