One of the schools I am applying to requires only 1 LOR.
My lsat is above their 25 percentile but my GPA is below their 25 percentile so I will likely be WL or flat out Rejected.
I'm debating how many LORs to submit.
If I was going to be Rejected, would sending 2 good LORs instead of 1 maybe WL me?
I know sending both wouldn't hurt me but my only issue is that if I do get WLed I'd have no new info to send in to try to get off the WL.
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IMO, send them both. Being at or below both 25ths definitely puts you in a tough position either way. I would put it all on the table in hopes of getting the admit/WL. You can probably come up with something else to submit down the road if you get the WL (a killer Why X?, etc)
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It's a tough spot because as you said you may have nothing new to send should get WLed or decide to reapply. It can depend a lot on what school it is. In case of WL you may be okay only sending a loci and no additional recommendation.