hyacinthsarise (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F - Fee Waiver A - Attending W - Withdrawn D - Deferred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
Columbia University F Accepted W Type: RA Sent: 11/03/05 Rec: 11/04/05 Comp: 11/21/05 Inter: -- Dec: 01/23/06 Upd: 18 years
New York University Accepted W Type: RA Sent: 12/01/05 Rec: 12/01/05 Comp: 12/14/05 Inter: -- Dec: 01/03/05 Upd: 18 years
Harvard University Accepted A Type: RA Sent: 11/03/05 Rec: 11/08/05 Comp: 12/08/05 Inter: -- Dec: 12/13/05 Upd: 18 years
Stanford University Waitlisted W Type: RA Sent: 11/03/05 Rec: 11/04/05 Comp: 11/15/05 Inter: -- Dec: 04/14/06 Upd: 18 years
Duke University F Accepted W Type: RA Sent: 11/03/05 Rec: 11/08/05 Comp: 11/28/05 Inter: -- Dec: 01/20/05 Upd: 18 years
Fordham University Accepted W Type: RA Sent: 11/09/05 Rec: 11/15/60 Comp: 12/08/05 Inter: -- Dec: 01/17/06 Upd: 18 years

Applicant Information

  • LSAT: 174
  • LSAT 2: -
  • LSAT 3: -
  • GRE : -
  • LSAC GPA: 3.93
  • Degree GPA: 3.93
  • School Type: Ivy League
  • Major: -

Demographic Information

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

Extra Curricular Information

Service/leadership ec
Policy Debate
Leadership program

worked up to 25 hours a week during school year

Additional info & updates

SENT: date submitted on LSDAS
RECEIVED: date report requested
COMPLETE: notification received from school, or first date I noticed the change on their status check (Cornell & Fordham)

law related internship

Should have strong LORs (profs who really know me)

12/5 toby stock phone call email!
12/6 had toby phone call (around 3 or 4pm EST)
12/13 toby called with hls acceptance!!! (around 6pm EST)

01/18 got caught up in holiday rush... can't remember what the postmark was on the NYU manila envelope so I'm guessing. Fordham date is from email notification.

01/23 I got a letter from Cornell requesting an interview with me, guilting me out because I was no longer considering Cornell. I withdrew from Cornell, Fordham, and Duke.

3/28 NYU notified me that I was a finalist for a scholarship and requested that I send in my financial aid info asap. since my parents file for an extension every year and are both completely overburdened already, and since i'm planning to withdraw from NYU i doubt i will ever find out what this scholarship was.

5/12 Can't say I'm too broken up about my cycle, HLS 09 is pretty darn sweet, especially seeing as how I'm totally in love with Harvard right now (and have the sexiest roommate evarz!)

for a laugh:
[19:20] hyacinths arise: i'm worried, WHAT IF I DON'T GET INTO ANY OF THEM
[19:20] hyacinths arise: WHAT WILL I DO THEN, LIAM
[19:20] hyacinths arise: WHAT WILL I DO

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fee waivers
Friday, November 04 2005 at 07:00 PM

Yeah I got the Columbia one through CRS without any notice, so that was definitely a nice surprise. Unfortunately no such luck with NYU. Maybe because I didn't have my class rank in CRS until last week? Or maybe just the fickle nature of fee waivers? Took the Oct LSAT, that probably didn't help.

cornell fee waiver
Monday, August 15 2005 at 08:00 PM

I took the LSAT in 2004, then again in October 2005 and scored 6 points higher... will have to check on the date of the Cornell fee waiver to see if it was before or after the October LSAT, but I think it was before.

Wednesday, November 02 2005 at 07:00 PM

Good luck on all your apps. I'm sure you'll do really well this cycle :)

cornell fee waiver
Monday, August 15 2005 at 08:00 PM

I got my fee waiver in September, before I re-took the LSAT. The geographical hypothesis is a good one, I think. Cornell isn't too enticing to most Californians I know.

re: what does your screenname mean?
Friday, November 04 2005 at 07:00 PM

it's a secret ;) (i will tell you after i accept to a school if you're still interested)

harvard phone call
Friday, October 21 2005 at 08:00 PM

Thanks for the nice words. I know I should not be worried; maybe I will meditate or something and acheive inner peace. : ) By the way, that is a quite impressive GPA! Good luck with your whole admissions proccess (although at this point, the less we think about it, probably the better) and maybe I'll see you at LS next year!

Wednesday, December 07 2005 at 07:00 PM


Saturday, September 10 2005 at 08:00 PM

congrats !!!! is hls a top choice, or are you leaning toward a nyc school ?

Congratulations, and two quick questions
Friday, December 31 2004 at 07:00 PM

Hey, congratulations on the acceptance! I have two questions for you though. It would be awesome if you could answer them. I got a W on my transcript (non-punitive, non GPA counting,) Did you have any Ws on your transcript, or do you know anybody that has one or more and will it affect my acceptance into Harvard, Yale, etc? (Considering I get a high GPA and a high LSAT? (E-mail me or leave a message with the answer in my profile) Also, if you dont mind, could you tell me how you prepared for the LSAT?

Friday, September 09 2005 at 08:00 PM

Thanks for your advice on Toby Stock phone call, looks like it worked out!

phone call
Friday, October 21 2005 at 08:00 PM

I am crowning you the official toby stock phone call guru. congratulations, crowned guru. continue to spread your advice and comfort to all.

to ce11
Friday, November 04 2005 at 07:00 PM

I'm not applying to Yale because I have no real interest in going there. New Haven blows, the small class size and no grades aren't really a draw for me personally (I like having empirical data on how I'm doing and a bigger alumni network is a pretty good tradeoff for small class size - plus I'm pretty personable so I'm not worried about getting to know profs) and I've heard that it's really only fantastic for clerkships and academics, neither of which I'm totally sold on right now. Yale keeps calling me and sending me things but I'm waaay too busy to write a 250 now. Good luck to those applying tho, and of course best wishes to those who are going because Yale's their thing, it's just not really mine :)

Friday, November 11 2005 at 07:00 PM

Congrats! Looks like we are almost numbers twins! I'd love to talk to you about law school, I hope it is ok if IM you sometime?

Monday, September 19 2005 at 08:00 PM

Thanks for the comments. Yea, I'm totally into Berkman, but the west coast isn't possible for me. The good news is that Yale has Benkler, and I am interested in his work, too. Perhaps we will be cyberlaw buddies. In any case, good luck.

speaking of Yale
Monday, September 19 2005 at 08:00 PM

Why didn't you apply?

Monday, September 19 2005 at 08:00 PM

So I noticed the Yale stuff after posting. I have no doubt that you'll be successful as well.

Monday, September 19 2005 at 08:00 PM

So I just got the TStock email (for the interview). We might end up as cyberlaw buddies yet.

Monday, September 19 2005 at 08:00 PM

I'm in, and I'm most likely going. I look forward to seeing you there.

dear yale flame
Friday, November 04 2005 at 07:00 PM

it's okay, i know marketing's obnoxious for both of us. your favorite bitch

Friday, March 02 2007 at 07:00 PM

hey what do you think went wrong with Stanford?