i still haven't heard back for this cycle, planning on starting in fall '07.
but i do know someone from the pre-law board with my numbers got a $15k scholarship at smu and is a 1L there currently.
mech eng from texas a&m
with tons of soft factors:
nuclear engineering on submarines in navy
aerospace engineering at american airlines
aerospace engineering at lockheed martin
misc community involvement
on hold from ED at ut to be reviewed with reular applicants, which is a reach, anyway.
i may end up at UH.
accepted at texas wesleyan, which would enable me to do part time and keep my job.
(but then i may have limited opportunities for getting a job after law school as an IP attorney.
/wrapping up a masters degree in summer '07 in engineering management,
hoping to take the patent bar exam in summer '07 before starting law school in fall '07