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Schools that will drop in the 2008 US NEWS rankings...

Re: Schools that will drop in the 2008 US NEWS rankings...
« Reply #10 on: December 23, 2006, 05:00:53 PM »
Stanford stays above Harvard, but NYU falls one spot to tie with Chicago.  Penn stays the same.  Michigan falls one spot.

hope not  :-[

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Re: Schools that will drop in the 2008 US NEWS rankings...
« Reply #11 on: December 26, 2006, 01:57:14 PM »
Why do people think CLS will fall? Who would go above them, Chicago? I can see CLS and Chi tying, but I doubt it. Prob. NYU and Chi tie, the rest of the T6 stay the same.

But who the @#!* knows, really?

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Re: Schools that will drop in the 2008 US NEWS rankings...
« Reply #12 on: December 26, 2006, 03:31:42 PM »

NYU looks like their 25th LSAT fell to 167.



Where'd you find this?

Re: Schools that will drop in the 2008 US NEWS rankings...
« Reply #13 on: December 26, 2006, 05:08:29 PM »
I think UF will drop...LSAT average FELL to a 159...from a 161/2 last year...

HI, Im curious to know where you got this info?

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Re: Schools that will drop in the 2008 US NEWS rankings...
« Reply #14 on: December 26, 2006, 05:28:20 PM »
http://www.law.nyu.edu/depts/admissions/faq/jd.html#q9

If that is this most recent cycle it would mean a drop of a point.

Thanks. Interesting, but I think maybe this is from two cycles ago. We'll see...

Re: Schools that will drop in the 2008 US NEWS rankings...
« Reply #15 on: December 27, 2006, 09:18:55 PM »
75th Percentile LSAT: 161
Median LSAT: 159
25th Percentile LSAT: 155

UF dropping is a safe bet. Going to a 400 person class is going to hurt the school tremendously. No way they ever get back up to numbers from a 200 person class

I remember hearing that UF switched to fall only, but I have not heard anything about them sdropping their requirements.  How do you know they dropped?

Re: Schools that will drop in the 2008 US NEWS rankings...
« Reply #16 on: December 30, 2006, 10:59:57 AM »
http://www.law.nyu.edu/depts/admissions/faq/jd.html#q9

If that is this most recent cycle it would mean a drop of a point.

Thanks. Interesting, but I think maybe this is from two cycles ago. We'll see...

I think you are right. NYU lists the 25th for the Fall 2006 entering class as 168 here: http://www.law.nyu.edu/depts/admissions/info/jd/classprofile.html

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Re: Schools that will drop in the 2008 US NEWS rankings...
« Reply #17 on: January 06, 2007, 08:54:28 PM »
Tulane will drop ever so slightly I think. SMU might as well. Houston will continue downward as will Baylor.

Tulane will have a drop once their post-katrina numbers come in, but I don't know if it is going to be big.

Re: Schools that will drop in the 2008 US NEWS rankings...
« Reply #18 on: January 10, 2007, 11:15:04 AM »
When will the rankings come out, or when do they usually come out?

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Re: Schools that will drop in the 2008 US NEWS rankings...
« Reply #19 on: January 10, 2007, 12:27:16 PM »
When will the rankings come out, or when do they usually come out?

End of March-ish