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« on: June 29, 2009, 12:34:05 PM »
You're just one big ray of sunshine, aren't you?
The OP hasn't even stated that they wanted to stay in the Houston area, and Tech has better stats and I think a better reputation, so I figure it would have better transferability.
And what I said about the differences between STCL and TX Southern was my PERSONAL opinion. Not anything to get worked up on.
Contract-you should really look into litigation. That way you can still bite off everyone's head and at least get paid for it.
« on: June 27, 2009, 08:57:29 PM »
I've visited Tech, and its a pretty nice campus, and they seem to be doing some updating as well. I think you'd have a better chance of employment after graduation at Tech. Besides, their cost of tuition is one of the most (if not the most) affordable in the state! Besides I personally would worry about mixing reputations (South Texas vs Texas Southern)
Hope this was helpful!
« on: April 28, 2009, 01:38:15 AM »
Yes I've written LOCIs but still haven't heard anything =/
« on: April 28, 2009, 12:38:25 AM »
Really? Yikes, I got one Waitlist from December, and still haven't heard back. I also got another waitlist just this past month, and both schools are similarly ranked. Would there be anything to assume from all this?
« on: April 28, 2009, 12:30:46 AM »
Thank you all for your replies. It's helped a lot!
I'm not quite sure where I want to end up city-wise, and I don't exactly have the funding to travel both places just to check it out. Does anyone know the crime rate/ etc for both cities?
« on: April 20, 2009, 12:45:31 PM »
I think OU. I've visited both schools, and I must say I was a little disappointed with Tech's Library. I think OU has better resources, a better program and a lot of people have been able to make the move from Oklahoma to working in Texas, especially in the Dallas area.
« on: April 20, 2009, 12:37:13 PM »
One of the schools I was waitlisted at said that there generally isn't much movement on the waitlist until the second deposit is made, so I think waitlist notifications probably won't be sent out until mid-summer? But this is just my thinking...
« on: April 19, 2009, 10:08:31 PM »
I've been accepted to both, Albany with a 3/4 tuition scholarship and with that I was able to leverage a small scholarship to Seattle U. I am really having difficulty with deciding on where to go (I'm from the South, so I'm not exactly close to either law school)
Seattle is ranked slightly higher but I've seen a lot of people on these message boards voting to go for lower ranked schools for smaller debt. I'd LOVE to have as little debt possible, but I am just wondering if you come from a lower ranked school, wouldn't it be much harder to find a job?
I am also currently waitlisted at a few other upper T2 schools, but I'd love any input. Thanks!
« on: March 20, 2009, 02:18:03 AM »
I got accepted into Albany as well! Did you receive a folder that has some housing information? I know its kind of silly but I was so excited that rent isn't that expensive in Albany.
PS. I know this post didn't help much, but Congrats anyway!
« on: March 08, 2009, 11:55:05 PM »
My sister just applied for her residency and we're kind of trying to match together to be in the somewhat same geographic region, so I kind of know what you're going through (albeit, this is your HUSBAND and not sister haha)
I think if you attend Tulane, since it does have a name, it could reach NY if you'd like to practice there; however, you'd probably have to work a lot harder to find opportunities that can take you there rather than being conveniently there (if you got into Columbia)
Hope this helps!