LSAT retake for GULC??

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LSAT retake for GULC??

Postby timmna » Fri Jun 25, 2010 6:27 pm

<insert pleas for advice and fairly average stats here>
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Re: LSAT retake for GULC??

Postby lawschoollll » Fri Jun 25, 2010 6:28 pm

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Re: LSAT retake for GULC??

Postby Tanicius » Fri Jun 25, 2010 6:29 pm

You can go as high as CCN with those numbers. Needn't retake.

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Re: LSAT retake for GULC??

Postby timmna » Fri Jun 25, 2010 6:30 pm

lawschoollll wrote:In.


First of all, thanks for answering me. Is this "In" if I ED even with my stats as they are?
I should note softs aren't great, I've worked 40+ hours all 4 years and haven't really had time for many extracurriculars.

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Re: LSAT retake for GULC??

Postby Tanicius » Fri Jun 25, 2010 6:32 pm

timmna wrote:
lawschoollll wrote:In.


First of all, thanks for answering me. Is this "In" if I ED even with my stats as they are?
I should note softs aren't great, I've worked 40+ hours all 4 years and haven't really had time for many extracurriculars.


That in itself is a great PS topic. You'll be fine. Don't ED.

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Re: LSAT retake for GULC??

Postby sumus romani » Fri Jun 25, 2010 6:33 pm

Perhaps you should still retake. I do think that your chances for Georgetown are great. But it also sounds like you are capable to scoring higher. A higher score can do a lot for admissions and scholarships to schools with better job prospects.

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Re: LSAT retake for GULC??

Postby Thirteen » Fri Jun 25, 2010 6:34 pm

timmna wrote:
lawschoollll wrote:In.


First of all, thanks for answering me. Is this "In" if I ED even with my stats as they are?
I should note softs aren't great, I've worked 40+ hours all 4 years and haven't really had time for many extracurriculars.


Working 40+ hours per week is an impressive soft. If I were you, I wouldn't apply ED to Georgetown. Like another poster mentioned, you have a good shot at many schools in the T14.

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Re: LSAT retake for GULC??

Postby lawschoollll » Fri Jun 25, 2010 6:36 pm

timmna wrote:
lawschoollll wrote:In.


First of all, thanks for answering me. Is this "In" if I ED even with my stats as they are?
I should note softs aren't great, I've worked 40+ hours all 4 years and haven't really had time for many extracurriculars.

No ED. No retake. Just "In."

However, you should still retake if you were practicing higher. If you think you can get a 168, get it, and get more $ or a better school (although you can probably get a better school with your #s anyway).

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Re: LSAT retake for GULC??

Postby timmna » Fri Jun 25, 2010 6:38 pm

You guys are great for answering.
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Re: LSAT retake for GULC??

Postby hiromoto45 » Fri Jun 25, 2010 6:41 pm

What type of URM are you? Don't ED anywhere.

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Re: LSAT retake for GULC??

Postby timmna » Fri Jun 25, 2010 6:44 pm

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Re: LSAT retake for GULC??

Postby r2b2ct » Fri Jun 25, 2010 9:13 pm

I'm going to echo the others and suggest that you don't ED. You won't get any money from them and you miss out on the possibility of CCN. You'll get a few T14s as it is (GULC included).

Retake is a good idea, if only for the bigger scholarship offers.

Good luck.



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