goingtobeasenator (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F - Fee Waiver A - Attending W - Withdrawn D - Deferred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
#1 University of Virginia Waitlisted W Type: RA Sent: 01/21/08 Rec: -- Comp: 01/29/08 Inter: -- Dec: -- Upd: 14 years
#1 Georgetown University Accepted A Type: RA $105,000 Sent: 01/21/08 Rec: -- Comp: -- Inter: -- Dec: 02/21/08 Upd: 14 years
#1 Northwestern University Accepted W Type: RA $60,000 Sent: 01/25/08 Rec: -- Comp: -- Inter: -- Dec: 02/28/08 Upd: 14 years
#1 University of Pennsylvania Rejected W Type: RA Sent: 01/25/08 Rec: -- Comp: 02/14/08 Inter: -- Dec: 03/21/08 Upd: 14 years
#3 Vanderbilt University Accepted W Type: RA $75,000 Sent: 01/22/08 Rec: 01/23/08 Comp: 02/01/08 Inter: -- Dec: 03/05/08 Upd: 14 years
#3 Washington University in St Louis Accepted W Type: RA $75,000 Sent: 01/21/08 Rec: -- Comp: 02/04/08 Inter: -- Dec: 03/07/08 Upd: 14 years
#3 George Washington University Accepted W Type: RA Sent: 01/21/08 Rec: -- Comp: -- Inter: -- Dec: 02/14/08 Upd: 14 years
#2 Duke University Waitlisted W Type: RA Sent: 01/20/08 Rec: -- Comp: 02/06/08 Inter: -- Dec: 02/12/08 Upd: 14 years

Applicant Information

  • LSAT: 170
  • LSAT 2: -
  • LSAT 3: -
  • GRE : -
  • LSAC GPA: 3.5
  • Degree GPA: 3.76
  • School Type: Private
  • Major: Political Science

Demographic Information

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

Extra Curricular Information

Some of my info is accurate, some is not. All Additional Info is true. At the end of my cycle, I will update more on what I did and what seemed to work and such.

Additional info & updates

Note: I did not fill out GW's financial form "Profile" which might explain why I wasn ot offered any scholarship/grant assistance.

Waivers from amazing schools:
Columbia, Michigan, Virginia, Duke, UCLA, Northwestern, Cornell, Minnesota, Notre Dame, Washington University in St. Louis, U of Indiana-Bloomington

Waivers from other schools:
Pepperdine, Cleveland-Marshall, Oklahoma City, Washburn, Temple, Baylor, St. Thomas-Minn, University of Pacific. Drexel, Rutgers, Cooley, Miami, Alabama, Dayton, Chicago Kent, Charlotte, Penn State, Mississippi, Regent, Lewis & Clark, Detroit-Mercy, U of Buffalo, Case Western

I may have missed a small handful, but this is certainly the majority of them. I am not special in any freaking way, so it is exclusively because of my LSAT.

12/28/07: The cycle begins or does it?

02/12/08: Duke waitlists me. I was priority track. Ouch. Fine... whatever, I didn't even LIKE you! We'd never work, the sparks between us are over... we can't be just friends. Goodbye forever Duke.

02/14/08: GW accepts me. Yay! Great news!

02/22/08: Georgetown acceptance! Creamy envelope, definitely their "classy" stationary for those who worry :)

02/28/08: Northwestern give me the nod via E-mail! Other goodies to come.

03/05/08: Went to decision at Vanderbilt

03/11/08: Ok big package from Vanderbilt is sitting in my leasing office of apartment, and damn said office closed down early yesterday not allowing me to go get it. GR! (I THINK I'm in though, as who sends big waitlist/reject materials." SURPRISE! You're not in :(" That would be messed up.

03/12/08: I'm in baby. In at Vanderbilt. Nice! There has been quite a collection of good news, I hope my last two schools are as kind.

03/17/08: Vanderbilt scholarship. 60K in Merit, 15K in need. Wow. That's awesome.

03/21/08: Today, UPenn decided that I was not to be accepted. I was given my first rejection today. That's ok, it's good to receive a little tough news every now and again.

04/09/08: Georgetown makes me feel like they really love me. I like that.

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Friday, October 19 2007 at 08:00 PM

We've been playing email tag for the best month. Basically I keep the dean when I'm available to talk (as she requested), she says she'll call, and then she doesn't. Makes one feel rather unloved, to say the least...

Friday, October 19 2007 at 08:00 PM

I obviously didn't read the comment before I posted. It should say the past month, not the best month. Also, I keep emailing the dean. Sorry.

Thursday, October 25 2007 at 08:00 PM

Hello fellow Californian. Good luck to you this cycle!

Monday, October 01 2007 at 08:00 PM

On Georgetown!

Monday, July 30 2007 at 08:00 PM


From TLS
Tuesday, October 02 2007 at 08:00 PM

Hey, it's idrinkcoffee from TLS. Good luck with UPenn, UVA, and Vandy! I'm waiting on them as well. :)

Thursday, October 25 2007 at 08:00 PM

I'm so happy to see what a great cycle you are having! Best of luck with the rest!

Friday, September 28 2007 at 08:00 PM


Thursday, June 12 2008 at 08:00 PM

on gtown...my dream!!