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Tier 1 or Tier 2 with money???

Tier 1 or Tier 2 with money???
« on: June 26, 2007, 02:34:28 PM »
Hi again, any advice? on Fordham or Loyola La with money??? everyone on this blog is saying such awful things about loyola and how you don't make as much money as you do at a Tier 1 school??? Help...

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Re: Tier 1 or Tier 2 with money???
« Reply #1 on: June 26, 2007, 03:04:20 PM »
tier 1.

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Re: Tier 1 or Tier 2 with money???
« Reply #2 on: June 26, 2007, 03:08:49 PM »
seriously, this is not a question.  fordham.

Re: Tier 1 or Tier 2 with money???
« Reply #3 on: June 27, 2007, 04:00:15 PM »
Basically living expenses at both places are the same it is just that Loyola is giving me 20,000 for the first year...i do like the idea of living in LA a little better...the loyola campus def. isn't as nice as fordham's...i am just hearing just scary things about employment coming from a tier 2 school...but i thought Loyola had a good alumni network????

Re: Tier 1 or Tier 2 with money???
« Reply #4 on: June 29, 2007, 08:16:27 PM »
Go with Loyola with if you want to work in LA, Fordham if you want to work in NY.  It is as simple as that, provided that we are talking FT Loyola v. PT Fordham.  If FT Loyola v. FT Fordham, I would have difficulty deciding.  you should definately use your Fordham acceptance as a means to negotiate your scholarship with Loyola.

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Re: Tier 1 or Tier 2 with money???
« Reply #5 on: June 29, 2007, 10:30:40 PM »
Go with Loyola with if you want to work in LA, Fordham if you want to work in NY.  It is as simple as that, provided that we are talking FT Loyola v. PT Fordham.  If FT Loyola v. FT Fordham, I would have difficulty deciding.  you should definately use your Fordham acceptance as a means to negotiate your scholarship with Loyola.

Loyola2L would completely agree with you

Re: Tier 1 or Tier 2 with money???
« Reply #6 on: July 09, 2007, 07:37:44 AM »
Hi again, i am still extremely torn...i did get into fordham FT...but for some reason was rejected from uc hastings and ucla...i am still just hearing such horror stories about loyola grads not being able to find jobs and ending up teaching high school!!! i do want to work biglaw, but preferably in California...

Re: Tier 1 or Tier 2 with money???
« Reply #7 on: July 18, 2007, 01:15:00 AM »
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Re: Tier 1 or Tier 2 with money???
« Reply #8 on: October 13, 2007, 08:39:16 AM »
If you have any aspiration of leaving NY, then sir, you need to go to Tier 1 Fordham. 
Debt sucks, but your options will be worth it. 

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Re: Tier 1 or Tier 2 with money???
« Reply #9 on: October 13, 2007, 07:07:10 PM »
If you have any aspiration of leaving NY, then sir, you need to go to Tier 1 Fordham. 
Debt sucks, but your options will be worth it. 

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