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Seattle / Re: SU in 2009?
« on: May 29, 2009, 02:50:16 AM »
Yes, I am starting in summer.

I have some questions for all law applicants who won't be attending a Top 14 or Top 20 law school:

1) How much do you expect to pay for tution for all three years:            $$$$$$

2) How much do you expect to pay for rent for all three years:              $$$$$$

3) How much do you expect to pay for books for all three yars:              $$$$$$

4) How much do you eexpect to pay for insurance for all three years:        $$$$$$
   (including car, health, dental, etc.)

5) How much do you expect to pay for transportation for all three years:    $$$$$$
   (including plane ticket to home for summer and holidays, car, subs, etc)

6) How much do you expect to pay for food and other necessities for 3 years: $$$$$

7) How much do you expect to pay for entertainments for three years:         $$$$$
   (drinks, movies, dinner, etc.)

8 ) How much do you expect to pay for other expenses than the ones listed     $$$$$
   above for three years while in law school?

9) How much salary do you expect to have lost for three years while          $$$$$
   atteding law school

10) What's your Total cost adding 1 through 9?                               $$$$$$$$$$$$

What kind of law job do you expect to get after graduation and what's your expected annual salary for that job?

This isn't really a question for all law school applicants. ;D

General board for soon-to-be 1Ls / Re: Seattle U Class of 2012
« on: April 01, 2009, 08:10:31 PM »
Going to Seattle U and taking the Summer Crim Law class. I won't be out to Seattle again until I shop for an apartment.

I am going to forget about my disappointing LSAT scores and head to Seattle U.

Where should I go next fall? / Re: Seattle University
« on: January 28, 2009, 01:45:35 AM »
How well would a J.D. from Seattle U transfer over to Portland the same with Lewis and Clark and Oregon transferring over to Seattle.? I am unsure of which cities I would choose to live in at this point.

Thanks dashrashi,

I will follow your suggested plan of action. I wish I would have saw the forest for the trees when I was revising my personal statement and looked at the whole personal statement instead of just concentrating on my conclusion.

Personal Statement / Law school asked me to revise my personal statement.
« on: January 27, 2009, 09:18:29 PM »
I recently received a call from an admission's officer at a law school to revise the grammar in my personal statement and resubmit it. I looked over my personal statement again and unfortunately, I saw some obvious grammatical errors within it. Other than revising it, of course, how should I handle this with this specific law school, e.g. apologize, communicate that I am very interested in attending their law school, etc. What should I do, in regards to my personal statement, for the other the other law schools that are still considering me and the one that I am on the wait list for (even though this school did not mention my personal statement)? Any advice you can give me I will consider and is appreciated. Thanks.

Where should I go next fall? / Re: Seattle University
« on: January 25, 2009, 05:58:26 PM »
Congrats on the acceptance, Seattlegirl, at Seattle U. I have been obsessively checking out my status checker and the decision is still pending. I do not know where I would go if I got accepted U of Oregon, Lewis and Clark, or Seattle U. I suppose I would have to tour the area to see which one I like best.

Studying for the LSAT / Re: Need help on how to think better in the morning
« on: September 16, 2008, 11:55:55 AM »
my advice:

That's a funny article, but I don't want to be jittery and crash during the test.

Studying for the LSAT / Need help on how to think better in the morning
« on: September 15, 2008, 11:59:41 PM »
I have been practicing for the LSAT consistently in the afternoon until last week when I started in the morning. However, my test score dropped by approximately 10 points when I took a practice test in the morning. I have started to adjust my sleep schedule to waking up at 7:00 am. Is this sufficient to being able to perform at my afternoon level in the morning or should I try something in addition to this?

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