Law School Discussion

Show Posts

This section allows you to view all posts made by this member. Note that you can only see posts made in areas you currently have access to.


Messages - thefang

Pages: [1]
1
Studying for the LSAT / Re: Sept. '09 LSAT...TODAY IS THE DAY!!!!
« on: October 17, 2009, 08:24:50 PM »
bah. 169. averaging around 172 on PTs. the first experimental section really f***ed me up.

2
Studying for the LSAT / Re: ADVISE ME PLEASE!
« on: October 17, 2009, 04:21:26 PM »
ah gotcha. thanks for the quick response too mars :]

so i'm pretty set to take the test now. i guess i'll sit on it a while and see if i should take it in feb or december. couple more things though:

if i do take the test again and get something slightly lower, will that hurt my chances? if so, i think i'd rather play it safe and not take it.

also, from looking at LSN, berk's 75th percentile LSAT for 2009 was 169. i guess that, and wanting to play it safe, are the only things keeping me from taking it again. any thoughts?

3
Studying for the LSAT / ADVISE ME PLEASE!
« on: October 17, 2009, 04:04:21 PM »
hey guys, first post so go easy please.

so i took the september lsat and got a 169. i understand that that's not a bad score, but i really want to go to a t14 (boalt hall is my dream school  :D). my lsdas gpa is decent, but not tops (3.73). 

i'm thinking of retaking the test in either february or december, but herein lies the problem. my practice tests have been 170-174, so i've done better before. however, is it a wise decision to retake? i just don't know whether law schools will look favorably upon a 169 and then a 170-174 since they're so close, or if that will even make that much bigger of a difference.  also, i'm pretty sure it would look worse if i got something slightly lower, so that's also something to keep in mind.  but yeah, again, my goal is berkeley, but i just don't want to ruin my chances even more. so therefore, i guess what i want to know is if there's a score that i think that i can get that would warrant me taking it again.

thanks guys!

Pages: [1]