bigapple84 (2021-2022)

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Application Information

F - Fee Waiver A - Attending W - Withdrawn D - Deferred
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# Law School Status Type $$$ Sent Received Complete Interview Date Decision Updated
University of California Berkeley Accepted W Type: RA Sent: -- Rec: -- Comp: 12/03/07 Inter: -- Dec: 12/05/07 Upd: 14 years
Harvard University Accepted W Type: RA Sent: -- Rec: -- Comp: 12/14/07 Inter: -- Dec: 12/13/07 Upd: 14 years
Stanford University Accepted W Type: RA Sent: -- Rec: -- Comp: 12/12/07 Inter: -- Dec: 01/22/08 Upd: 14 years
New York University Accepted W Type: RA Sent: -- Rec: -- Comp: 11/21/07 Inter: -- Dec: 12/11/07 Upd: 14 years
Columbia University Accepted W Type: RA Sent: -- Rec: -- Comp: 11/29/07 Inter: -- Dec: 01/23/08 Upd: 14 years
Yale University Accepted A Type: RA Sent: -- Rec: -- Comp: 11/30/07 Inter: -- Dec: 01/29/08 Upd: 14 years
Georgetown University Accepted W Type: RA Sent: -- Rec: -- Comp: 11/15/07 Inter: -- Dec: 12/05/07 Upd: 14 years
University of Pennsylvania Accepted W Type: RA Sent: -- Rec: -- Comp: 12/05/07 Inter: -- Dec: 01/16/08 Upd: 14 years

Applicant Information

  • LSAT: 173
  • LSAT 2: -
  • LSAT 3: -
  • GRE : -
  • LSAC GPA: 4.01
  • Degree GPA: -
  • School Type: Ivy
  • Major: History

Demographic Information

  • City: New York
  • State: New York
  • Race: White
  • Gender: Man
  • Non-Traditional Applicant: Yes
  • Years out of Undergrad: -

Extra Curricular Information

2 years W/E at a small law firm
One major, time intensive activity that I did all throughout college and continued in the 2 years since.
I've also done some non-profit and political volunteer work.

I submitted 2 letters from professors (one was my thesis advisor); 1 letter from work; and 1 letter from someone involved with my college activity. I also had targeted letters sent to CU and NYU from alums - those were my only targeted letters.

I submitted a diversity essay and did the optional "Why Penn" essay. And, of course, the 250 for Yale.

Additional info & updates

After visiting the ASW's at Stanford, Harvard and Yale, I've decided on YLS. Amazingly I'm actually excited for law school now!

Now that my cycle is over, I've updated my profile with accurate GPA, LSAT and gender - Yes, I'm really a guy...

12/05 -Call from Ed Tom at Berkeley.
12/05 - Letter from G-town.
12-07 -T.S. Email
12/10 T.S. Call - never been so nervous in my life!
12/11 - In at NYU!
12-13 IN AT HARVARD! Dean Stock: "I want to congratulate you..." Me: "shut up!"
01-16 - Phone call from Penn
01-22 - Missed Phone call from Stanford - got a vm. Got the email though!
01-23 - Large envelope from Columbia
01-29 - CALL FROM YALE!!!!!

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Congrats!
Monday, October 01 2007 at 08:00 PM

On Georgetown and Cal!

TITLE REQUIRED
Wednesday, December 05 2007 at 07:00 PM

Congrats Big Apple!

TITLE REQUIRED
Wednesday, December 05 2007 at 07:00 PM

Congrats Big Apple!

Congrats!
Monday, October 01 2007 at 08:00 PM

On NYU!!

NYU
Wednesday, December 05 2007 at 07:00 PM

YEA! Congratulations!!!

Congrats!
Monday, October 01 2007 at 08:00 PM

On Harvard!

Congrats!
Monday, October 01 2007 at 08:00 PM

On Penn!

Penn
Wednesday, December 05 2007 at 07:00 PM

Congratulations

turkey sandwich
Wednesday, December 05 2007 at 07:00 PM

how was it?

stanford
Wednesday, December 05 2007 at 07:00 PM

I predict you will get in!

Congrats!
Monday, October 01 2007 at 08:00 PM

On Columbia and Stanford!

Congrats! Please Withdraw
Saturday, January 12 2008 at 07:00 PM

Congratulations! If you are really only considering Stanford, Yale, Harvard, can you please withdraw from Berkeley now?

Congrats!
Monday, October 01 2007 at 08:00 PM

On Yale!

Congrats
Thursday, October 25 2007 at 08:00 PM

on Yale and all of your other great schools! We'll probably run into each other at a few ASWs.

Congrats
Saturday, October 20 2007 at 08:00 PM

on the sweep, YLS acceptance twin! It sure feels nice to have that hurdle down, but I'm still waiting on a couple... I'm sure you're right that we'll run into each other at a few ASWs. Do you have a top choice yet?

Thanks!
Thursday, October 25 2007 at 08:00 PM

I'm going in march as well...still debating between the chinatown bus or splurging on a train =) Leaning towards Yale now, but I'm still waiting to visit everywhere before I set my heart on one school. What about you?

You, Sir, are my hero
Sunday, November 18 2007 at 07:00 PM

Congrats on all your success. Would you mind telling me what your major, time-intensive college activity was? I'm curious

I know!
Thursday, October 25 2007 at 08:00 PM

I'm pretty shocked by how much personal recruiting there's been. Can't wait to see how they treat us when we visit.

Yale ASW
Tuesday, September 04 2007 at 08:00 PM

I'll be there if I can free up my schedule a bit. Btw, which site were you at for CTY? I was Palo Alto - somewhat logical, I guess.

jealous...
Saturday, August 18 2007 at 08:00 PM

your stats are amazing! good luck at yale!!!