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Postby ososmooth » Thu Mar 29, 2012 6:03 pm

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Re: GULC $$ vs Cornel$$

Postby johansantana21 » Thu Mar 29, 2012 6:09 pm

Cornell duh

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Re: GULC $$ vs Cornel$$

Postby CanadianWolf » Thu Mar 29, 2012 6:13 pm

Cornell places a higher percentage of its graduates in NYC than does Georgetown. Nevertheless, three years in Ithaca is a very different experience than is three years in DC, so personal preference may be the deciding factor.

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Re: GULC $$ vs Cornel$$

Postby HeavenWood » Thu Mar 29, 2012 6:15 pm

CanadianWolf wrote:Cornell places a higher percentage of its graduates in NYC than does Georgetown. Nevertheless, three years in Ithaca is a very different experience than is three years in DC, so personal preference may be the deciding factor.

Cornell also places a higher percentage of its graduates in jobs, period, which, given the OP's preferences, would seem to make Cornell the clear winner.

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Re: GULC $$ vs Cornel$$

Postby ososmooth » Thu Mar 29, 2012 6:30 pm

thanks all for your replies... I have been leaning towards cornell lately... I wish i could hold on to both schools lol

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Re: GULC $$ vs Cornel$$

Postby Lincoln » Thu Mar 29, 2012 6:34 pm

Cornell. Seriously. Sure, living in DC might be more fun, but are you going to school to have fun, or to get a job?

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Re: GULC $$ vs Cornel$$

Postby envisciguy » Thu Mar 29, 2012 9:35 pm

Cornell. It places better in NY and I'm pretty sure there's a huge gap in COL between Ithaca and DC. Makes it an easy choice, to me at least.

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Re: GULC $$ vs Cornel$$

Postby Nobody » Thu Mar 29, 2012 11:00 pm

For what it's worth, GULC's tuition is $5,000 less than Cornell's, so really he has a $35,000 scholarship to Georgetown. It's probably still worth it to go to Cornell, but over three years that's not an insignificant difference.

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Re: GULC $$ vs Cornel$$

Postby iamrobk » Thu Mar 29, 2012 11:05 pm

Cornell. Only reason to pick GULC would be if you're 110% set on DC.

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Re: GULC $$ vs Cornel$$

Postby flcath » Thu Mar 29, 2012 11:09 pm

Nobody wrote:For what it's worth, GULC's tuition is $5,000 less than Cornell's, so really he has a $35,000 scholarship to Georgetown. It's probably still worth it to go to Cornell, but over three years that's not an insignificant difference.

Yeah but I'm guessing the CoL difference between Washington, D.C. and North Bumblefuck makes up for that.

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Re: GULC $$ vs Cornel$$

Postby blase33 » Fri Mar 30, 2012 3:08 am

Cornell

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Re: GULC $$ vs Cornel$$

Postby rad lulz » Fri Mar 30, 2012 3:18 am

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Re: GULC $$ vs Cornel$$

Postby KMaine » Fri Mar 30, 2012 6:23 am

Actually, law school is pretty easy and fun, you get insanely long vacations, and your family and friends think you are amazing and brilliant for no reason. Also, in my opinion, Ithaca is not as bad as some people seem to think it is. If you can't deal with living in a college town for 3 years, you should go to Georgetown, the placement difference is not that great. If you think that law school is so horrible (which it doesn't seem that you do), don't do it.

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Re: GULC $$ vs Cornel$$

Postby woeisme » Fri Mar 30, 2012 4:56 pm

ososmooth wrote:I have 90K at GULC and 90K at Cornell plus some additional outside scholarship $$. I am currently trying to choose between the two. I have no preference for now between Big Law or Government. I want to end up in NYC after I graduate. What do you all advise?


Cornell anyway, but with your stated goals, ... definitely Cornell.



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