felix23 (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F - Fee Waiver A - Attending W - Withdrawn D - Deferred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
Brigham Young University Accepted A Type: RA $24,600 Sent: 02/03/07 Rec: -- Comp: 03/09/07 Inter: -- Dec: 03/13/07 Upd: 16 years
University of Utah Accepted W Type: RA $10,000 Sent: -- Rec: -- Comp: 03/15/07 Inter: -- Dec: 04/03/07 Upd: 16 years

Applicant Information

  • LSAT: 170
  • LSAT 2: -
  • LSAT 3: -
  • GRE : -
  • LSAC GPA: 3.67
  • Degree GPA: -
  • School Type: public
  • Major: polisci / MES

Demographic Information

  • City: -
  • State: Utah
  • Race: white
  • Gender: Man
  • Non-Traditional Applicant: Yes
  • Years out of Undergrad: -

Extra Curricular Information


Additional info & updates

03-13-07 Email today saying I'm accepted at BYU. Mentions scholarship, says info will be in a letter.

03-20-07 Letter from BYU Dean Hernandez, promises full tuition for first year, renewable "based on continued academic performance according to law school policy." $8k x 3.

04-04-07 Dean Aguilar left a message yesterday, called him this morning to find out I've been accepted. During the phone call, he stated that the scholarship awards are determined by a second committee, and that I should have info in about a week. It's cutting it close, as I have to reply to BYU's offer by April 16th. Where to go? So far, BYU has impressed me far more than Utah. Thoughts?

04-11-07 It's official. I sent an email and a check to BYU this morning accepting their offer. Who else is attending this fall?

04-16-07 Finally received my scholarship offer from Utah, $10k over three years, which only covers about 75% of tuition. Too little, too late, I think.

Two months ago, I would have picked Utah over BYU without a second thought, but I've almost a month now to get used to the idea of attending (and commuting) to BYU. During this time, BYU has been more responsive and friendly, while Utah has been slow. Too slow.

Oh well. While I didn't expect this offer from Utah to change my decision, I was curious.

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U Scholarship
Tuesday, May 09 2006 at 08:00 PM

The email I got from Dean Aguilar said the scholarship will cover full tuition and "has a three year value of over $45,000." It's contingent on maintaining a 3.35. Your BYU scholarship is the same one I got, and in case you're wondering, it's contingent on remaining in the top third. Assuming you get into Utah (I don't see why you wouldn't) where would you be leaning? Utah or BYU?

the U
Thursday, March 02 2006 at 07:00 PM

If you choose to go to BYU, would you withdraw from the U to give pending people a chance? thanks in advance

Tuesday, May 09 2006 at 08:00 PM

You couldn't go wrong with either BYU or Utah. Have fun at the school down south :)

Tuesday, May 23 2006 at 08:00 PM

See you in the fall!

byu acceptances?
Friday, February 23 2007 at 07:00 PM

it's rather odd, but only see 4 people on lsn that are attending for fall at byu. any other lurkers around, or do successful byu applicants not come around here?

BYU Forum
Monday, October 08 2007 at 08:00 PM

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