kneelb4zod (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F - Fee Waiver A - Attending W - Withdrawn D - Deferred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
University of California Hastings Accepted W Type: RA Sent: 11/06/07 Rec: 11/07/07 Comp: 11/15/07 Inter: -- Dec: 01/10/08 Upd: 16 years
University of California Berkeley Accepted D A Type: RA Sent: 11/07/07 Rec: 11/08/07 Comp: 11/20/07 Inter: -- Dec: 02/11/08 Upd: 16 years
Harvard University Rejected Type: RA Sent: 11/13/07 Rec: 11/15/07 Comp: 12/14/07 Inter: -- Dec: 04/07/08 Upd: 16 years
Boston College Accepted W Type: RA Sent: 11/08/07 Rec: 11/09/07 Comp: 12/14/07 Inter: -- Dec: 01/18/08 Upd: 16 years
Stanford University Rejected Type: RA Sent: 11/13/07 Rec: 11/27/07 Comp: 11/28/07 Inter: -- Dec: 02/08/08 Upd: 16 years

Applicant Information

  • LSAT: 166
  • LSAT 2: -
  • LSAT 3: -
  • GRE : -
  • LSAC GPA: 3.6
  • Degree GPA: 3.85
  • School Type: Top Public
  • Major: Rhetoric

Demographic Information

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

Extra Curricular Information

That's it, folks. Good luck to everyone applying in '09!

Older student (BA in early 30's)

2 years substantial volunteer and paid work at local free health clinic, in both service provision and administrative/leadership capacities

Volunteer experience organizing NYC grassroots media conference

Successful completion of graduate level coursework

1 year as undergraduate research assistant

7 weeks in rural Brazil researching impact of federal cultural policy program

Honors = PBK, departmental honors and UCB equivalent summa cum laude expected at graduation, college honors all semesters, 1 year on Dean's Honors List

Additional info & updates

04/07/08: Finally heard from Harvard (via e-mail). I'll take some comfort in the fact that it took them almost four months to reject me.

02/11/08: The Giants win the pennant!! The Giants win the pennant!! The Giants win the pennaaaaaannnnttt!!!

02/08/08: Little white envelop from Stanford. Ah well, such is life.

01/18/07: Big white envelope from BC. :)

01/10/08: Accepted at Hastings! (Phew!) Got an actual letter in the mail--and it was a small envelope, so my heart dropped when I first saw it!

12/28/07: Deferred--but just for now!--at Boalt.
"We write to inform you that your law school application at Boalt Hall
has passed an initial review and that it has been selected for further
consideration by the Faculty Admissions Committee.
Because the fall term is about to end with finals to begin soon
thereafter, the Committee will begin its deliberations after the holiday
break. We anticipate that a final decision on your application will be
released on in mid-February.
We thank you for your patience during our deliberations."

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Hey Numbers Twin!
Saturday, September 29 2007 at 08:00 PM

Hey buddy, good luck! I see you set your sights to the sky! You will hit at least one of those! Good luck man and the 166 crew is rootin for ya!!

Monday, September 17 2007 at 08:00 PM

...on BC...great school (did my UG there) and a great acceptance to have under your belt! YOU'RE KICKING ASS - GOOD LUCK ON THE REST!

Almost over...
Sunday, November 18 2007 at 07:00 PM

I can see the light at the end of the tunnel...Hoping all schools will be in by the end of the month... Congratulations on your acceptances, no small feat...

Sunday, November 18 2007 at 07:00 PM

Congratulations!!!! You did it. I'm happy for you man.

Saturday, January 05 2008 at 07:00 PM

wow, congrats on berkeley!!