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Re: Post December LSAT Fee Waivers?

Postby deathviaboredom » Mon Jan 04, 2010 2:56 pm

sibley wrote:I asked for some fee waivers yesterday and WUSTL got back to me within the day with one. But I do want to know about potentials. I haven't gotten any yet and my score went up 12 points.


Asked based on merit or need?

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Re: Post December LSAT Fee Waivers?

Postby cubswin » Mon Jan 04, 2010 2:58 pm

I also received Minnesota today. 171/3.5x

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Re: Post December LSAT Fee Waivers?

Postby gilagarta » Mon Jan 04, 2010 3:19 pm

rolark wrote:I found a Georgetown CRS waiver today when I went to apply.


Does this mean that it was still showing as $80 under Submit/Pay Fees but then when you actually submitted, they didn't charge you the $80? I'm just wondering if there's a way to find out if I have it before submitting my app.

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Re: Post December LSAT Fee Waivers?

Postby lemonpie » Mon Jan 04, 2010 3:21 pm

gilagarta wrote:
rolark wrote:I found a Georgetown CRS waiver today when I went to apply.


Does this mean that it was still showing as $80 under Submit/Pay Fees but then when you actually submitted, they didn't charge you the $80? I'm just wondering if there's a way to find out if I have it before submitting my app.



I'm curious too. Where can i check it?

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Re: Post December LSAT Fee Waivers?

Postby sibley » Mon Jan 04, 2010 3:27 pm

deathviaboredom wrote:
sibley wrote:I asked for some fee waivers yesterday and WUSTL got back to me within the day with one. But I do want to know about potentials. I haven't gotten any yet and my score went up 12 points.


Asked based on merit or need?


Both. I think it was granted for merit. Need they usually ask for forms.

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Re: Post December LSAT Fee Waivers?

Postby sibley » Mon Jan 04, 2010 3:33 pm

Just remembered I got a Cardozo one via CRS. Hoping for a few surprise ones when I submit =)

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Re: Post December LSAT Fee Waivers?

Postby bloodonthetracks » Mon Jan 04, 2010 3:34 pm

cubswin wrote:I also received Minnesota today. 171/3.5x


just got minnesota too

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Re: Post December LSAT Fee Waivers?

Postby rw2264 » Mon Jan 04, 2010 3:35 pm

today i also received SLU and Minnesota. 170/3.38. over the weekend i got a letter from charlotte school of law telling me they'd give me a $12,000 scholarship if i went there starting january 19. i loled.

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Re: Post December LSAT Fee Waivers?

Postby sibley » Mon Jan 04, 2010 3:42 pm

Also got SLU and Minnesota. Got a solicited one from BU as well.

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Re: Post December LSAT Fee Waivers?

Postby jsciandra » Mon Jan 04, 2010 3:46 pm

I just registered for CRS and was wondering how they alert you of the fee waivers you recieve. thanks for you help

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Re: Post December LSAT Fee Waivers?

Postby rolark » Mon Jan 04, 2010 3:47 pm

gilagarta wrote:
rolark wrote:I found a Georgetown CRS waiver today when I went to apply.


Does this mean that it was still showing as $80 under Submit/Pay Fees but then when you actually submitted, they didn't charge you the $80? I'm just wondering if there's a way to find out if I have it before submitting my app.

When you hit "Submit/Pay Fees" the LSAC website won't automatically send your application; it takes you first to a preview page, then to a certification page, then you add the application to your cart. A CRS waiver will show up in that middle step, after you've previewed the application and before it's in your cart. You can go to this step before your application is complete. If you have a CRS waiver, it will say so above the certifying statement you have to click affirm.

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Re: Post December LSAT Fee Waivers?

Postby jsciandra » Mon Jan 04, 2010 3:49 pm

Thanks, very helpful, quick follow up: How do you know if you get a fee waiver if you weren't planning on applying to the school

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Re: Post December LSAT Fee Waivers?

Postby chizUFL » Mon Jan 04, 2010 3:50 pm

My Duke application fee was waived when I went to submit online today. Unless I missed it, this was not the case yesterday.

Also got Minnesota, St. Louis, and Loyola today via email.

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Re: Post December LSAT Fee Waivers?

Postby Sauer Grapes » Mon Jan 04, 2010 3:53 pm

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Re: Post December LSAT Fee Waivers?

Postby ShiftyOne » Mon Jan 04, 2010 3:53 pm

You don't know until you try to submit if it is hidden. You open the application like you are going to apply, fill out like one line, then go to submit and check. As far as I know thats the only way to determine if it is hidden.


They send waivers to your email.


I also recieved a hidden waiver from duke today! One of the first waivers today that is to a school I am applying to.

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Re: Post December LSAT Fee Waivers?

Postby chizUFL » Mon Jan 04, 2010 3:55 pm

Sauer Grapes wrote:
rolark wrote:
gilagarta wrote:
rolark wrote:I found a Georgetown CRS waiver today when I went to apply.


Does this mean that it was still showing as $80 under Submit/Pay Fees but then when you actually submitted, they didn't charge you the $80? I'm just wondering if there's a way to find out if I have it before submitting my app.

When you hit "Submit/Pay Fees" the LSAC website won't automatically send your application; it takes you first to a preview page, then to a certification page, then you add the application to your cart. A CRS waiver will show up in that middle step, after you've previewed the application and before it's in your cart. You can go to this step before your application is complete. If you have a CRS waiver, it will say so above the certifying statement you have to click affirm.

If you have a fee waiver code, is there a box to input that? I can't imagine that LSAC would know if you recieved a code to enter by email. Of course, I'm probably wrong. :mrgreen:


I've seen a box to enter an individual waiver code on several apps when I go to submit. It's in the same place an existing waiver would be, usually the options are "Pay fee online with credit card," "Mail fee to school directly," "Enter individual waiver code: " with a box.

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Re: Post December LSAT Fee Waivers?

Postby OG Loc » Mon Jan 04, 2010 4:00 pm

NWestern a few min ago as well as UVA for me - 172 Dec./abysmal GPA

Gonna try the hidden Duke thing, good lookin out...

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Re: Post December LSAT Fee Waivers?

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Re: Post December LSAT Fee Waivers?

Postby jsciandra » Mon Jan 04, 2010 4:02 pm

If you get a waiver number you will be notified via email?

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Re: Post December LSAT Fee Waivers?

Postby gilagarta » Mon Jan 04, 2010 4:04 pm

Great! Thanks for the info on the hidden waivers.

FYI, I just got a response from my email request to GWU that they only give need-based waivers automatically w/ the LSAC waiver and have no additional need-based or merit-based waivers. Boo...

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Re: Post December LSAT Fee Waivers?

Postby cubswin » Mon Jan 04, 2010 4:10 pm

OG Loc wrote:NWestern a few min ago as well as UVA for me - 172 Dec./abysmal GPA

Gonna try the hidden Duke thing, good lookin out...


Unsolicited/solicited e-mail from NW? Or Hidden waiver?

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Re: Post December LSAT Fee Waivers?

Postby cubswin » Mon Jan 04, 2010 4:16 pm

rw2264 wrote:today i also received SLU and Minnesota. 170/3.38. over the weekend i got a letter from charlotte school of law telling me they'd give me a $12,000 scholarship if i went there starting january 19. i loled.


Same. I wonder if anyone took her up on that offer.

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Re: Post December LSAT Fee Waivers?

Postby cubswin » Mon Jan 04, 2010 4:16 pm

rw2264 wrote:today i also received SLU and Minnesota. 170/3.38. over the weekend i got a letter from charlotte school of law telling me they'd give me a $12,000 scholarship if i went there starting january 19. i loled.


Same. I wonder if anyone took her up on that offer.

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Re: Post December LSAT Fee Waivers?

Postby ornbarn » Mon Jan 04, 2010 4:17 pm

Hidden waivers from Michigan and NYU.

Cool, huh?

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Re: Post December LSAT Fee Waivers?

Postby lemonpie » Mon Jan 04, 2010 4:19 pm

cubswin wrote:
OG Loc wrote:NWestern a few min ago as well as UVA for me - 172 Dec./abysmal GPA

Gonna try the hidden Duke thing, good lookin out...


Unsolicited/solicited e-mail from NW? Or Hidden waiver?



I got one from NW too. Unsolicited email.



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