hogprint (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F - Fee Waiver A - Attending W - Withdrawn D - Deferred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
#4 University of Wisconsin Madison Accepted A Type: RA $37,962 Sent: 11/26/06 Rec: 12/01/06 Comp: 12/08/06 Inter: -- Dec: 01/25/07 Upd: 16 years
#2 University of Minnesota Twin Cities Rejected Type: RA Sent: 12/02/06 Rec: 12/04/06 Comp: 01/08/07 Inter: -- Dec: 01/18/07 Upd: 16 years
#69 Northern Illinois University Pending W Type: RA Sent: 12/02/06 Rec: 12/04/06 Comp: 12/16/06 Inter: -- Dec: -- Upd: 16 years
University of St. Thomas - Minneapolis F Accepted W Type: RA $15,000 Sent: 12/01/06 Rec: 12/04/06 Comp: -- Inter: -- Dec: 01/08/07 Upd: 16 years
#59 William Mitchell College of Law F Accepted W Type: RA $41,220 Sent: 11/30/06 Rec: 12/04/06 Comp: 12/12/06 Inter: -- Dec: 12/23/06 Upd: 16 years
#24 Valparaiso University F Accepted W Type: RA $45,000 Sent: 12/01/06 Rec: 12/06/06 Comp: -- Inter: -- Dec: 01/08/07 Upd: 16 years
#74 Hamline University F Pending W Type: RA Sent: 12/01/06 Rec: 12/11/06 Comp: 12/18/06 Inter: -- Dec: -- Upd: 16 years
#39 University of Denver Accepted W Type: RA Sent: 12/01/06 Rec: 12/12/06 Comp: 01/02/07 Inter: -- Dec: 01/22/07 Upd: 16 years
#56 Marquette University F Pending W Type: RA Sent: 11/30/06 Rec: 12/05/06 Comp: 12/14/06 Inter: -- Dec: -- Upd: 16 years
#1 University of Colorado Boulder Pending W Type: RA Sent: 12/02/06 Rec: 12/05/06 Comp: 12/12/06 Inter: -- Dec: -- Upd: 16 years

Applicant Information

  • LSAT: 158
  • LSAT 2: -
  • LSAT 3: -
  • GRE : -
  • LSAC GPA: 2.72
  • Degree GPA: 3.77
  • School Type: Enormous Private
  • Major: business

Demographic Information

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

Extra Curricular Information

Excellent soft factors

Additional info & updates

UW Madison is my first choice

Numbers next to schools are ChiaShu percentages

William Mitchell--12-23-06--Large white envelope. First acceptance. Feels good to know I am going to school somewhere this fall!!!

Valparaiso--Large envelope, nice packet of info and a letter.

Univ of St Thomas--Large envelope, three nice letters and a sweet t-shirt.

Univ of Minn--Not surprised. Figured I would make them reject me instead of doing it myself by not applying.

Univ of Denver--Large envelope. Nice handwritten note to go along with the acceptance.

UW--Small envelope. 100% tuition remission on account of my Wisconsin Veterans status.

Game over!

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good luck
Friday, December 01 2006 at 07:00 PM

Nice to see another non-traditional student applying! I also had GPA issues when I was younger, as well. I am hoping that years of public service and a strong graduate GPA will suffice for admission. Not quite as good as being a veteran, but hopefully it is enough. Best of luck to you, I will be watching and hoping that get a good spot (or several).

all or nothing
Friday, December 01 2006 at 07:00 PM

This cycle, I am only applying to UW Madison. I work full-time in the area, and plan to continue while in law school. I hope to study law part-time after I finish my Master's program here this spring. If I don't get accepted at UW, I will probably have to sell my house and move closer to another school. That will take some time, so it probably wouldn't work to start anywhere else this fall.

Wednesday, July 26 2006 at 08:00 PM

I am a non-trad who has 20+ GPA drag on my transcripts as well. Your LSAT is a good balance especially at the schools you applied to. I wish you luck. I am lucky to say I have gotten into U of Denver which is where I am planning on attending. Maybe I will see you there.

so far, so good
Friday, December 01 2006 at 07:00 PM

Looks like you will have a few choices, at least. It would be nice to get answers from your top choices, though. How come U of MN is so far down your list? It is all about geography for you, and not so much about rankings?

in the same boat
Friday, December 01 2006 at 07:00 PM

I am also suffering from some GPA drag from my undergraduate days, and am not at all certain how well my application will be received. I am just finishing my Master's at UW this spring, though, and hope that my graduate GPA will warrant some consideration. I really like the Madison area, and the school, and don't want to move. Commuting to Marquette or Nothern would also be tough while I'm still working here in Madison. I was feeling more optimistic about our chances until I saw the first couple of rejections from UW posted today. One of them had fairly strong numbers, so it was rather depressing to see. I am reconsidering whether I should apply to Marquette and Nothern this cycle after all. Of course, few people have soft factors as impressive as yours, so you still should have an excellent shot. I will say a prayer for all of us non-traditionals tonight. Best of luck.

Good luck
Friday, February 10 2006 at 07:00 PM

Good luck on Madison. It's my first choice as well. A friend of mine goes to William Mitchell and has a lot of good things to say about the school.

Wednesday, December 13 2006 at 07:00 PM

First one to put the "A" there! Nicely done. What's your story?

Monday, November 27 2006 at 07:00 PM

Congrats on happy end of merciless admission process!

Monday, December 18 2006 at 07:00 PM

So I was looking through the st. thomas acceptances and was wondering if you got a magazine with your three letters or just a t-shirt? Because I got three super super nice letters and a really neat magazine about the city, but I was really looking forward to their T-Shirt LOL.

Thursday, November 30 2006 at 07:00 PM

um......no I don't

benefit not program
Thursday, November 30 2006 at 07:00 PM

It is a veterans benefit, not a gov't program. A careful look would reveal it in the "$$$$" column which I feel is an accurate description of any financial assistance.

another veteran wondering about the WI G
Thursday, December 20 2007 at 07:00 PM

hey hogprint, congrats on getting in, I hope your first year is going well. I know in your profile here you talked about getting the WI GI bill, and was wondering if anything has changed recently as far as continuing to get it. I was tracking some discussion about it in the Legislature, but from what I could tell they left it alone. As someone who is also entitled to get the benefit, I was hoping you might be able to give me a better idea of how it all works. Thanks in advance, hope you actually get this, another interested vet