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Re: Some schools tougher on criminal history?
« Reply #1 on: May 01, 2008, 10:43:54 AM »
Yeah your gpa is hot garbage but I would not worry about the arrest no biggie you did not kill anyone, I would focus on bringing up your GPA

Re: Some schools tougher on criminal history?
« Reply #2 on: May 01, 2008, 10:50:46 AM »
Wow, they really arrested you for that? How many tickets did you have? I always thought those warrants were an empty threat.

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Re: Some schools tougher on criminal history?
« Reply #3 on: May 01, 2008, 10:52:34 AM »
Yeah, that charge will have minimal effect on your applications.

Re: Some schools tougher on criminal history?
« Reply #4 on: May 01, 2008, 11:02:47 AM »
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Re: Some schools tougher on criminal history?
« Reply #5 on: May 01, 2008, 11:03:49 AM »
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Re: Some schools tougher on criminal history?
« Reply #6 on: May 02, 2008, 12:43:45 AM »
I doubt it will have an affect. If you are worried, call anonymously and ask.

If they have a problem, just explain it like Tupac.

Why'd you slang crack?
'Cause I had to
Why'd you slang crack?
'Cause I had to, and now I'm headed to the mother (Expletive) penn.

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Re: Some schools tougher on criminal history?
« Reply #7 on: May 02, 2008, 12:47:44 AM »
I doubt it will have an affect. If you are worried, call anonymously and ask.

If they have a problem, just explain it like Tupac.

Why'd you slang crack?
'Cause I had to
Why'd you slang crack?
'Cause I had to, and now I'm headed to the mother (Expletive) penn.

I have to agree.  Because his life turned out pretty well for him...

Re: Some schools tougher on criminal history?
« Reply #8 on: May 02, 2008, 01:20:21 AM »
and now I'm headed to the mother (Expletive) Penn.
This might be a convincing conclusion to personal statement for a certain school... amirite?