Texas v Gtown

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Texas v Gtown

Postby rooraa04 » Sun May 07, 2017 11:37 am

Native Texan. Goal is to work in Houston biglaw.

Full scholly for COA covered for both Georgetown and UT.

Loved Georgetown, but is UT the smartest choice for my goals?

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Re: Texas v Gtown

Postby Monday » Sun May 07, 2017 11:38 am

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Re: Texas v Gtown

Postby cheaptilts » Sun May 07, 2017 12:12 pm

Yes. You know this already.

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Re: Texas v Gtown

Postby RedPurpleBlue » Mon May 08, 2017 2:00 pm

Yes. You know this already.

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Re: Texas v Gtown

Postby poptart123 » Mon May 08, 2017 2:20 pm

Yes. You know this already.

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Re: Texas v Gtown

Postby BigZuck » Mon May 08, 2017 2:21 pm

I'd probably go with GULC based on what little was provided here.

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Re: Texas v Gtown

Postby redtalun » Mon May 08, 2017 2:22 pm

Yes. You know this already.

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Re: Texas v Gtown

Postby redtalun » Mon May 08, 2017 2:23 pm

BigZuck wrote:I'd probably go with GULC based on what little was provided here.

but that t14 preftige!

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Re: Texas v Gtown

Postby grades?? » Mon May 08, 2017 2:24 pm

both are top 20 schools, similar #s, but you want texas market, so you know the answer

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Re: Texas v Gtown

Postby favabeansoup » Mon May 08, 2017 2:54 pm

Yes. You know this already.

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Re: Texas v Gtown

Postby existentialcrisis » Mon May 08, 2017 3:58 pm

I know nothing about the Texas market, but weren't some UT people posting on here about Texas firms having lower grade cutoffs at GULC than at UT?

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Re: Texas v Gtown

Postby BigZuck » Mon May 08, 2017 4:57 pm

existentialcrisis wrote:I know nothing about the Texas market, but weren't some UT people posting on here about Texas firms having lower grade cutoffs at GULC than at UT?

Yeah I think in general when it comes to big law GULC will give you much more wiggle room. Hence:
BigZuck wrote:I'd probably go with GULC based on what little was provided here.

But there could be a number of things that tip the scales in UT's favor. Like backup goals. Which you're going to need from either school because big law odds ain't super great at either.

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Re: Texas v Gtown

Postby poptart123 » Mon May 08, 2017 5:07 pm

Yeah, back up is important. What if you strike out of biglaw from both? Where do you want to work if you miss Houston biglaw?

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Re: Texas v Gtown

Postby emkay625 » Mon May 08, 2017 5:49 pm

Tiffany Trump has just announced she's Gtown class of 2020. Do with that information what you will.



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