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LSAT and UGPA

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LSAT and UGPA
« on: August 18, 2003, 11:00:06 AM »
So let's keep those munbers rolling:
How well did you do on the LSAT recent or not.

Also to compare what was your undergraduate GPA (if applicable):

Here's mine
3.79 (current) 3.92+ (fingers crossed @ graduation) UGPA
159 LSAT (practice tests) 170+ (fingers crossed)

AS you can see I am early in the game I am currently a sophomore/junior speeding my way through my undergrad to get to law school.  I just was curious as to all of you girls/guys numbers Thanks a bunch,  ;D

richard O'Connor

Re: LSAT and UGPA
« Reply #1 on: August 19, 2003, 07:38:38 AM »
3.95 undergrad (accounting major)
currently 3.96 gpa (MBA Program)

fingers crossed/ shooting for lsat score in the mid 150's
Will also have 1 year college teaching experience doing accounting labs

Re: LSAT and UGPA
« Reply #2 on: September 17, 2004, 04:28:16 AM »
Does it matter what school one goes to as an undergrad?

Re: LSAT and UGPA
« Reply #3 on: September 17, 2004, 08:01:23 AM »
UGPA:

3.41, Finance major

[i better do well on the LSAT :D]

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Re: LSAT and UGPA
« Reply #4 on: September 17, 2004, 08:04:18 AM »
I'll just say that the GPA is the lesser part of my application.

As for undergrad, it has some meaning, but I don't know how much. Here's an article with a little information: http://www.nylawyer.com/news/04/08/081204h.html

Re: LSAT and UGPA
« Reply #5 on: September 17, 2004, 03:41:28 PM »
GPA: 3.99 ; 4.1 on a 4.3 scale

Fingers crossed for LSAT: 160+

Re: LSAT and UGPA
« Reply #6 on: September 17, 2004, 03:42:17 PM »
Does it matter what school one goes to as an undergrad?

It does.

But it doesn't make that much of a difference if you have a kick ass LSAT score.


AaronJ

Re: LSAT and UGPA
« Reply #7 on: September 17, 2004, 11:31:04 PM »
3.80 in Financial Economics and a 167 on my most recent practice test

In reality, I should be a 4.0 or really close but then again if economics has taught me anything it is that maximizing my leisure time maximizes my utility. 

Moreover, I am an unapologetically filthy utility maximizer.

Re: LSAT and UGPA
« Reply #8 on: September 19, 2004, 12:49:00 AM »
Does it matter what school one goes to as an undergrad?

It does.

But it doesn't make that much of a difference if you have a kick ass LSAT score.



what about a kick ass gpa from a top 50 school and a below 160 lsat?

newy

Re: LSAT and UGPA
« Reply #9 on: September 19, 2004, 08:53:08 AM »
... but then again if economics has taught me anything it is that maximizing my leisure time maximizes my utility. 

I couldn't have said it better myself... And my friends think I'm weird ;)