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law_watcher

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2002 is the wrong year to apply to law school
« on: January 27, 2002, 04:41:35 AM »
I'm still waiting to hear from most of the schools I've applied to, but I thought I'd share an article I found in the New York Times:

http://www.nytimes.com/2002/01/24/education/24GRAD.html

I knew that the slowing economy would produce more applicants this year, but check out the numbers in this article:

Yale apps up by 57%
U Penn up by 33%
Vanderbilt up by 47%

With increases like this, it doesn't seem like we can rely on last years numbers to estimate our chances.