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Mail or e-mail a LOCI?

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Mail or e-mail a LOCI?
« on: April 05, 2007, 08:03:09 PM »
I am wondering b/c I need to get it in pretty soon and I am not sure which one is more effective??

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Re: Mail or e-mail a LOCI?
« Reply #1 on: April 05, 2007, 08:03:55 PM »
I am wondering b/c I need to get it in pretty soon and I am not sure which one is more effective??

Overnight? 

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Re: Mail or e-mail a LOCI?
« Reply #2 on: April 05, 2007, 08:07:27 PM »
Well I just got waitlisted at Boulder today. I know their first deposit is due tomorrow, so would it be better to send it right away?

Re: Mail or e-mail a LOCI?
« Reply #3 on: April 05, 2007, 08:09:12 PM »
I am wondering b/c I need to get it in pretty soon and I am not sure which one is more effective??

I've done this for 2 schools now...

E-mail them and ask which they prefer.  Both schools I contacted suggested I e-mail it to them, which I found somewhat surprising.

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Re: Mail or e-mail a LOCI?
« Reply #4 on: April 05, 2007, 08:11:35 PM »
Yeah I may just email it to them. I did this with an addendum and it was put in my file right away. I'm just a little overwhelmed now because I just got it this afternoon, over the phone. And now I have to create a strong LOCI right away! Any suggestions??!

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Re: Mail or e-mail a LOCI?
« Reply #5 on: April 05, 2007, 08:12:06 PM »
Well I just got waitlisted at Boulder today. I know their first deposit is due tomorrow, so would it be better to send it right away?

Yes, send it asap.
Here is a good thread on LOCI: http://www.lawschooldiscussion.org/prelaw/index.php/topic,80496.0.html (especially Papa Bear's comments).  

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Re: Mail or e-mail a LOCI?
« Reply #6 on: April 05, 2007, 08:13:36 PM »
THANKS! I appreciate it.

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Re: Mail or e-mail a LOCI?
« Reply #7 on: April 05, 2007, 08:55:04 PM »
I read all of those, but how should I address it? To Whom It May Concern? Dear Admissions Council?

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Re: Mail or e-mail a LOCI?
« Reply #8 on: April 05, 2007, 08:55:48 PM »
And also how should I start it? The first line needs to be a good one.

Re: Mail or e-mail a LOCI?
« Reply #9 on: April 05, 2007, 10:15:08 PM »
I read all of those, but how should I address it? To Whom It May Concern? Dear Admissions Council?

Doesn't really matter, but you can either use "Dear Sir or Madam" or address it to the dean of admissions.