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Transfer? unranked accredited school/ top 15%

Poll ended at Thu Jun 27, 2013 2:07 pm

Emory
1
17%
Washington U
2
33%
Wait for a higher ranked school (applied to alot of them)
3
50%
 
Total votes: 6

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Where do I go?

Postby Anonymous User » Tue Jun 25, 2013 2:07 pm

15% in unranked, accredited east coast school, urm

applied to a bunch of schools in top 25ish

let me know odds, whats likely, whats not

or if i should just take what i have

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Re: Where do I go?

Postby stillwater » Tue Jun 25, 2013 2:10 pm

Anonymous User wrote:15% in unranked, accredited east coast school, urm

applied to a bunch of schools in top 25ish

let me know odds, whats likely, whats not

or if i should just take what i have


far too little info to have anyone help you in a meaningful way

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Re: Where do I go?

Postby Anonymous User » Tue Jun 25, 2013 2:13 pm

what other info do you need

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Re: Where do I go?

Postby sap » Tue Jun 25, 2013 2:19 pm

Seat deposit deadlines? CoA differences (if any)? Target place of residence after graduation?

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Re: Where do I go?

Postby Anonymous User » Tue Jun 25, 2013 2:24 pm

sap wrote:Seat deposit deadlines? CoA differences (if any)? Target place of residence after graduation?


seat deposit i need to have in by friday to do EIW
I prefer bigger city area but i just want a good job and I'm not sure what the success rates are at these schools.
only a two grand difference

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Re: Where do I go?

Postby kyle010723 » Tue Jun 25, 2013 2:33 pm

Wash U and Emory feeds into different markets. You need to decide where you want to practice. Else go to the cheapest option.

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Re: Where do I go?

Postby Anonymous User » Tue Jun 25, 2013 2:39 pm

kyle010723 wrote:Wash U and Emory feeds into different markets. You need to decide where you want to practice. Else go to the cheapest option.



But does anyone know how well they do with OCIs especially as a transfer and with biglaw firms

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Re: Where do I go?

Postby stillwater » Tue Jun 25, 2013 2:42 pm

Anonymous User wrote:
kyle010723 wrote:Wash U and Emory feeds into different markets. You need to decide where you want to practice. Else go to the cheapest option.



But does anyone know how well they do with OCIs especially as a transfer and with biglaw firms


where else did you apply? firms are still gonna look at your grades like youre at your old school

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Re: Where do I go?

Postby brotherdarkness » Tue Jun 25, 2013 2:45 pm

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Re: Where do I go?

Postby Anonymous User » Tue Jun 25, 2013 2:45 pm

stillwater wrote:
Anonymous User wrote:
kyle010723 wrote:Wash U and Emory feeds into different markets. You need to decide where you want to practice. Else go to the cheapest option.



But does anyone know how well they do with OCIs especially as a transfer and with biglaw firms


where else did you apply? firms are still gonna look at your grades like youre at your old school



Applied to ucla, vanderbilt, gt, cornell

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Re: Where do I go?

Postby stillwater » Tue Jun 25, 2013 2:48 pm

Anonymous User wrote:
stillwater wrote:
Anonymous User wrote:
kyle010723 wrote:Wash U and Emory feeds into different markets. You need to decide where you want to practice. Else go to the cheapest option.



But does anyone know how well they do with OCIs especially as a transfer and with biglaw firms


where else did you apply? firms are still gonna look at your grades like youre at your old school



Applied to ucla, vanderbilt, gt, cornell


given you have no geogrpahic preference, id wait it out and see what happens

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Re: Where do I go?

Postby zor » Tue Jun 25, 2013 3:25 pm

I saw elsewhere on this forum that Cornell does now allow transfers to participate in its OCI. So if you're concerned about OCI prospects... don't go there.




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