Letter of Good Standing

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Letter of Good Standing

Postby Anonymous User » Sun Jun 14, 2015 12:54 pm

How long does it typically take a school to get this out to the places you apply to? I asked a while back and my school said were working on it. No word on if it has been sent or not. My prospective schools still do not have a record of receiving any of them either.

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Re: Letter of Good Standing

Postby randomguy89 » Tue Jun 16, 2015 5:15 pm

For me it took literally three days, but it took them over a week to send another document. It will obviously vary from school to school and even within the same school.

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Re: Letter of Good Standing

Postby BVest » Tue Jun 16, 2015 5:23 pm

Mine took 10 days from request to delivery at target school. Some of that time preceded calculation of class rank, so they wouldn't have sent it then anyway.

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Re: Letter of Good Standing

Postby n1o2c3a4c5h6e7t » Thu Jun 18, 2015 11:50 pm

Within a week.

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Re: Letter of Good Standing

Postby lawskier » Thu Jun 18, 2015 11:53 pm

I think it depends on your current law school. Some seem to (intentionally) take forever. Mine was surprisingly helpful and sent them the same day I requested. Ask your law school to send you a confirmation when they have sent the letter.

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Re: Letter of Good Standing

Postby timesnewboston » Fri Jun 19, 2015 1:52 pm

I requested all the letters of good standing to be sent out on June 9 and they're just being sent out today. My school has a notorious mass exodus of transfers every year and I suspect they really put sending letters of good standing at the bottom of their list of priorities.

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