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Postby lawschool2k11 » Thu Dec 23, 2010 1:44 pm

I was told by one person that a PS should be no longer than 500 words and by another 1,000 words is a good ballpark. Both are knowledgeable about law school admissions-- who is correct, all things considered?

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Re: Length

Postby Dany » Tue Dec 28, 2010 6:32 am

Every school has its own requirements, so either could be right, depending on the application's directions.

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Re: Length

Postby 2Serious4Numbers » Tue Dec 28, 2010 8:29 am

Just follow the guidelines listed on the app. Some ask for less than 2 pgs, others word count but length is not indicative of quality. There are 15 previous threads that have already discussed this nonsense question.

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