Wait, Boalt has no grades?!!
NO they do. They have Honors/Pass/Fail something like that. But employers get very skeptical if you don't have any honors.
Just choose a school that is the best fit for you.
All three schools are not that prestigious. They are 2nd tier schools if you ask me. Unless its HYSC the prestige isn't really there. Of course it is better than UC Hastings.
I would go with Boalt. NOT BECAUSE OF THE USNWR rankings. Some moron suggested that he should go to Boalt because they are a lot higher in rankings than GULC. Pre-law lol.
Boalt seems more laid back, relaxed, and funner
I definitely disagree with that assertion. IMO, the majority of the top 10 hold an elevated national reputation/prestige in comparison with all other schools, not just the top four.
BTW, congrats on your acceptances ploki, I'd love to be in your spot. I agree with the general leaning toward UofM and Boalt. I don't know anything about Boalt other than what's on LSAC.org and USNEWS, but I'm from Michigan and absolutely love Ann Arbor (I actually took my LSAT prep course in AA just so I had a reason to hang out on weekends). The city is urban-progressive and culturally vibrant, yet small enough to allow one to feel grounded. Also, AA has the best deli in the world, right down the street from the LS, in Maize and Blue Delicatessen. As mentioned above, the law school's architecture is impressive; the quad is an awe-inspiring sight.
Hope your decision went well!