LSAT addendum advice

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LSAT addendum advice

Postby uvandy » Sun Jan 19, 2014 1:16 pm

I am applying to my dream school despite my score being 10 points below their median (got a fee waiver!). I understand my chances are a big fat zero. There are no legitimate excuses for my LSAT performance, so the addendum would emphasize how my softs prepared me to succeed in law school. Should I even bother with this, or would it bring too much attention to my score? TIA.


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Re: LSAT addendum advice

Postby ATLFAN » Sun Jan 19, 2014 1:25 pm

Honestly, they are going to see your LSAT whether you decide to draw attention to it or not. If it is a glaring weakness in your application and you feel like you have a good explanation to why you did bad, you should definitely address it. Applying to a reach school, any additional evidence that you are more than a number can only help.

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Re: LSAT addendum advice

Postby Lightworks » Sun Jan 19, 2014 1:41 pm

Retake, and apply again next year. Unless those softs include rescuing the president's daughters from smugglers, you are throwing away your LSAC report fee.

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