"You've probably been scanning this email for the words "fee waiver." Well, let me assure you, you're not going to find them. You want in, you better come up with the money yourself."Did they really say this? Wow.
I got almost the exact same email, although mine was worded a little differently:Dear REDACTED,Congratulations on your decision to attend law school! As you prepare your applications, please consider the University of Minnesota Law School. To get a sense of the many opportunities Minnesota has to offer, please pay us a virtual visit at www.law.umn.edu. The University of Minnesota Law School is one of the best law schools in the country and we provide our students with rigorous scholarly instruction as well as extensive practical experience. Minnesota considers this full spectrum of legal education to be vital to the education of the next generation of lawyers and we pride ourselves on our ability to offer such a comprehensive program. The Law School is an integral part of the University of Minnesota, a Big 10 land grant University, with all the tradition, pageantry, opportunities and excellence that only such an established institution can offer. Couple that with our location in the Twin Cities of Minneapolis/St. Paul, with the many public and private legal employers, the vibrant business community and the great variety of outdoor and indoor recreational and cultural activities available and you can look forward to a truly exceptional experience here at Minnesota. Please call the Admissions Office at (612) 625-3487, visit us at www.law.umn.edu, or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information. We encourage personal visits whenever possible, and welcome the chance to speak with you further about the University of Minnesota Law School. Please accept our best wishes in your application process and our hope that you will consider the University of Minnesota Law School.You've probably been scanning this email for the words "fee waiver." Well, let me assure you, you're not going to find them. You want in, you better come up with the money yourself. With warmest regards,Julie TiggesInterim Director of Admissions290 Mondale Hall229 19th Avenue SouthUniversity of MinnesotaMinneapolis, MN 55455612 625-3487
Was that line SERIOUSLY in the email??