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 - Meliss1086

Pages: 1 ... 18 19 20 21 22 [23]
Law School Admissions / Re: LSAC is so slow already!
« on: July 10, 2007, 01:00:23 PM »
My transcripts took 8 days (sent June 25th, processed July 3rd).
I did except it to go a little faster, but I guess that's reasonable.
At least I know how long I'll need to send things in!

Law School Admissions / Re: Undergrad in 3...
« on: June 27, 2007, 11:38:09 AM »
I never thought one way or the other about this, just assuming that since it's not that unique it wouldn't matter.
As someone who is graduating early with a double major (in the same college), but who has also worked part or full-time for years, do you think I'll face the same problems with questions about maturity and "rushing" to graduate?
I'm only graduating early for financial reasons, do I need to explain that?

Studying for the LSAT / Re: Prudence of taking September LSAT
« on: June 24, 2007, 12:33:18 PM »
Hey Meliss-- looks like we're applying to a lot of the same schools :P  (BC, BU, Fordham)... what's your GPA/LSAT?

PMed you with that info!

Studying for the LSAT / Re: Prudence of taking September LSAT
« on: June 24, 2007, 10:23:35 AM »
The correlation I've heard is to do that equation with your verbal score (so if you got a 1460, but a 800 in math and a 660 in verbal, your predicted LSAT would be a 166 instead of a 173).
Obviously, it's only a correlation, and if you were "coked out" for your SAT, as some previous poster mentioned, then it's not going to give you a really good guideline for the LSAT.
In my experience, having just done practice tests, my SAT indicator falls on the high end of my practice scores but stays in a +/- 2 range.

Thanks y'all! I'll start sending out LoR requests then.

I'm applying for the Fall 08 term, so applications aren't available at most schools just yet.
I don't know which schools are going to suggest that I submit an additional evaluation form from my recommenders.
Should I give my recommenders the LSAC form and addressed envelope this early on in the process, knowing I might have to go to them again with more forms once applications are available, or should I wait until I can give them everything at once?
What's the proper etiquette?

Pages: 1 ... 18 19 20 21 22 [23]