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zjkamm

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Index Formula for UNC Chapel Hill
« on: June 03, 2005, 09:41:37 AM »
Does anyone have an idea of the formula used by UNC to determine the index score for applicants?  And/or which is weighted more, LSAT score or GPA?

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Re: Index Formula for UNC Chapel Hill
« Reply #1 on: June 03, 2005, 12:16:50 PM »
All indexes can be found on the LSAC site, but if you create a profile on lawschoolnumbers.com and punch it in, the site will caculate the index for you (though it rounds to the tenth). UNC is considered more GPA friendly than most.

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Re: Index Formula for UNC Chapel Hill
« Reply #2 on: June 03, 2005, 12:24:53 PM »
If your index is above 250 according to lawschoolnumbers you probably have a decent chance of getting admitted.  The higher you go over 250, the better your chances are, especially if you are a resident of North Carolina.

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Re: Index Formula for UNC Chapel Hill
« Reply #3 on: June 03, 2005, 04:23:41 PM »
Definitely more weight given to undergrad GPA.  Other factors can overcome your index score however, like URM status, WE, graduate degrees, etc.