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Admitted Students day subsidies (show us the CASH)

Admitted Students day subsidies (show us the CASH)
« on: December 03, 2008, 06:04:00 AM »
I thought it would be nice to talk about admitted students day subsidies.
Berkeley gives $350 for out of state visitors.. I've heard from a friend that Michigan gives $600. Any other facts / anecdotes / tips on how to plan multiple trips at once?

Re: Admitted Students day subsidies (show us the CASH)
« Reply #1 on: December 03, 2008, 09:39:12 PM »
I'd actually like to know this too. Do the schools usually reimburse for ASW travel?

Re: Admitted Students day subsidies (show us the CASH)
« Reply #2 on: December 03, 2008, 09:44:23 PM »
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Re: Admitted Students day subsidies (show us the CASH)
« Reply #3 on: December 03, 2008, 09:56:11 PM »
Many schools reimburse, to varying amounts, often depending on distance or financial need, but they require receipts and you will receive the check 4-6 weeks after your trip. Which means that there will be significant out-of-pocket expenses. Personally, I'm going to plan on going to 2 or 3, to limit the out-of-pocket expense. (not a fan of using my credit card)

Re: Admitted Students day subsidies (show us the CASH)
« Reply #4 on: December 04, 2008, 02:17:05 AM »
Comeback got some more specific answers to this question on TLS:
http://www.top-law-schools.com/forums/viewtopic.php?f=2&t=49466

I'm generally sceptical about TLS-gleaned info, but rabbit9198 is reliably on top of her game (and an LSD-er).

Re: Admitted Students day subsidies (show us the CASH)
« Reply #5 on: December 05, 2008, 01:55:16 PM »
I think Vandy and Harvard help out at least partially
I believe last year Vandy gave up to $250.  I had to send a copy of my plane ticket receipt for the money. 

Re: Admitted Students day subsidies (show us the CASH)
« Reply #6 on: December 05, 2008, 02:03:41 PM »
This thread should have everything you need to know http://www.top-law-schools.com/forums/viewtopic.php?f=2&t=49466


Re: Admitted Students day subsidies (show us the CASH)
« Reply #7 on: December 06, 2008, 11:01:09 PM »
Anywhere you go, you should just email the admissions office and ASK.  Columbia didn't advertise travel subsidies, but when I asked them, they gave me one.

Re: Admitted Students day subsidies (show us the CASH)
« Reply #8 on: December 06, 2008, 11:13:42 PM »
When's the UCLA ASW?

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Re: Admitted Students day subsidies (show us the CASH)
« Reply #9 on: December 07, 2008, 12:48:22 PM »
chicago used to do $200 in the 2005-2006 admission cycle (yes, i am old). i hope they've raised it in the years since....