Undergrad Transfer

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CardinalAmbition
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Undergrad Transfer

Postby CardinalAmbition » Fri Dec 19, 2014 7:42 pm

Hi Everyone! I'm new to the forums as i am just beginning to consider Law School. During my Undergraduate career I transferred from Rutgers University to University of Miami. Unfortunately, I was ill during my last semester at Rutgers and had a bad semester. (My final Rutgers GPA was 3.2) Since transferring though, I have been healthier and really worked hard and have a 4.0 through 2 semesters. If i continue this upward trend, alot of stock be put in my Rutgers GPA?

EDIT: Forgot to mention, What i am also afraid of is that they'll admissions would say "Oh, Miami must simply be an easier school" and disregard my Miami GPA,

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twenty
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Re: Undergrad Transfer

Postby twenty » Fri Dec 19, 2014 9:06 pm

1) cumulative gpa is all anyone cares about
2) slight edge to upward trend
3) just to be clear, review 1).

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Rigo
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Re: Undergrad Transfer

Postby Rigo » Fri Dec 19, 2014 9:20 pm

Keep the upward trend going, and when it comes time to apply, a GPA addendum for your final Rutgers semester may be appropriate.




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