catwoman99 (2022-2023)

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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F - Fee Waiver A - Attending W - Withdrawn D - Deferred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
Temple University F Accepted W Type: RA $15,000 Sent: 11/24/07 Rec: -- Comp: -- Inter: -- Dec: 01/14/08 Upd: 16 years
Cornell University Rejected Type: RA Sent: 11/24/07 Rec: -- Comp: 01/17/08 Inter: -- Dec: 04/07/08 Upd: 16 years
Brooklyn Law School Accepted A Type: RA $32,000 Sent: 11/24/07 Rec: -- Comp: -- Inter: -- Dec: 01/24/08 Upd: 16 years
Boston University Waitlisted W Type: RA Sent: 11/24/07 Rec: -- Comp: 12/17/07 Inter: -- Dec: 03/05/08 Upd: 16 years
Northeastern University Accepted W Type: RA $8,500 Sent: -- Rec: -- Comp: -- Inter: -- Dec: -- Upd: 16 years
American University Waitlisted W Type: RA Sent: 11/24/07 Rec: -- Comp: 12/11/07 Inter: -- Dec: 03/21/08 Upd: 16 years
Fordham University Rejected Type: RA Sent: 11/24/07 Rec: -- Comp: 12/13/07 Inter: -- Dec: 02/15/08 Upd: 16 years
George Washington University Rejected Type: RA Sent: 11/24/07 Rec: -- Comp: 12/12/07 Inter: -- Dec: 02/04/08 Upd: 16 years
University of Michigan Ann Arbor Rejected Type: RA Sent: 11/24/07 Rec: -- Comp: 12/08/07 Inter: -- Dec: 01/14/08 Upd: 16 years

Applicant Information

  • LSAT: 165
  • LSAT 2: -
  • LSAT 3: -
  • GRE : -
  • LSAC GPA: 3.52
  • Degree GPA: 3.66
  • School Type: Public
  • Major: -

Demographic Information

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

Extra Curricular Information

scholarship money is per year.

secretary, phi sigma tau (philosophy honors society)

other than that, not much.

i transferred out of some hippie college in vt that didn't calculate a gpa. lsdas did, though, and my freshman year brought down my ugpa. i don't know which one (ugpa, or degree) law schools will take the closer look at, but at least i have an upward trend in my favor.

also, i updated my gpa's to reflect a 3.8 from the fall semester. i went complete a long time ago, but i figured i might as well send my transcript to lsac (which just updated the ugpa), and i also sent individual transcripts to the rest of the schools to add to my file.

Additional info & updates

big envelope came today from bc! early notifcation, non-binding, worked out for me. this has been my top choice on and off, so i'm RELIEVED.

phone call from cardozo about acceptance and scholarship money.

umich status checker says decision. not expecting a good one from here, but, eh, it was worth a shot.

Rejected from GW. Thin, white envelope. Blah.

rejected from fordham. via online status checker. i'm not going to lie--that hurt.

award money from brooklyn. hm. also, unexpectedly, waitlisted at american.

sent in withdrawals to northeastern, cardozo (couldn't figure out how to do temple). sent in multiple deposits to bc and brooklyn (brooklyn's due date is, inconveniently, april 1st) because i'm indecisive and i panicked when i got my meager financial aid package from bc.

i plan on withdrawing from brooklyn and taking myself off the bu waitlist after i go to bc's open house on april 4th and make sure i love it enough to go into debt, which i'm pretty hopeful about. : )

BC it is! Fini.

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Monday, September 17 2007 at 08:00 PM

coming from a BC undergrad - it is a beautiful campus in a beautiful area. The law school is located over at the Newton Campus which is about 1.5 miles away from the main campus. Chestnut Hill is awesome and so is the general school atmosphere. If you choose to go, enjoy the Heights! GREAT JOB - CONGRATS!!!

Thursday, October 18 2007 at 08:00 PM

i did originally, but then switched to RD

Tuesday, November 27 2007 at 07:00 PM

Congrats on your acceptances!!!

Saturday, October 20 2007 at 08:00 PM

yeah, its too bad about the ED. congrats on BC, though! they put my EA "on hold" till the end of Feb. good luck with gw RD and the rest of the cycle!

Saturday, January 05 2008 at 07:00 PM

Congrats on BC!

Monday, May 07 2007 at 08:00 PM

We do have very similar numbers -- congrats on BC! I'm hoping I'll get good news from them after my deferral. Good luck on Fordham too! Maybe we'll end up at the same place.

Monday, May 07 2007 at 08:00 PM

Thanks! I see you're still waiting on Cornell and American, but any idea of where you'll end up?

Thursday, December 27 2007 at 07:00 PM

I received the offer via snail mail. Did you receive yours yet? With your #s, I would think that you would get at least a 32k offer. Good luck and congrats on BC!

Monday, May 07 2007 at 08:00 PM

I'm also leaning towards BC -- the more I learn about it, the more I like it. Yeah, Brooklyn's offer is quite nice -- it is a little hard to pass up big scholarships, but we'll see.

Wednesday, February 20 2008 at 07:00 PM

Look forward to meeting you next year!