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how does LDAS adjust your gpa?
« on: May 25, 2004, 02:55:39 PM »
i'm not sure if this is the right board but..
i cant find anywhere online a description of how ldas adjusts your gpa before they send it to school.  can anyone point me in the right direction or explain it??

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Re: how does LDAS adjust your gpa?
« Reply #1 on: May 25, 2004, 03:02:53 PM »
'why does it hurt so much when i poke it?'

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Re: how does LDAS adjust your gpa?
« Reply #2 on: May 25, 2004, 03:04:18 PM »
I'm never quite sure if I understand all of this, but this is from the LSDAS registration guide:

http://www.lsac.org/LSAC.asp?url=/additional-info/transcript-summarization.asp#grade-table

i'm not sure if this is the right board but..
i cant find anywhere online a description of how ldas adjusts your gpa before they send it to school.  can anyone point me in the right direction or explain it??

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Re: how does LDAS adjust your gpa?
« Reply #3 on: May 25, 2004, 03:21:00 PM »
wow.  thanks for the responses, but i am completely bamboozled by that wacky conversion chart.  i thought the lsat was hard...if you want to go to law school, they should give you 35 minutes to accurately convert your actual gpa to the ldas gpa. 

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Re: how does LDAS adjust your gpa?
« Reply #4 on: May 25, 2004, 03:30:03 PM »
Is there another way to determine your LSDAS like inputting into something and poof, there it is?

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Re: how does LDAS adjust your gpa?
« Reply #5 on: May 25, 2004, 03:41:40 PM »
if you have the time and inclination im sure you could put a spreadsheet together to do this.

M2

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Re: how does LDAS adjust your gpa?
« Reply #6 on: May 25, 2004, 04:48:35 PM »
My school's grades are the exact same..except LSAT gives 4.33 for A+...
Are everyone elses schools that different?

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Re: how does LDAS adjust your gpa?
« Reply #7 on: May 25, 2004, 05:02:45 PM »
3.5 for B+, 2.5 for C+, etc. on mine.

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Re: how does LDAS adjust your gpa?
« Reply #8 on: May 25, 2004, 05:05:23 PM »
3.5 for B+, 2.5 for C+, etc. on mine.

Ouch...I'm sorry that really sux. I didn't know that any schools used a diff system.

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Re: how does LDAS adjust your gpa?
« Reply #9 on: May 25, 2004, 05:13:47 PM »
3.5 for B+, 2.5 for C+, etc. on mine.

then what is an A- or a B-? 
'why does it hurt so much when i poke it?'