is UC Davis worth sticker?

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sanfranlove
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is UC Davis worth sticker?

Postby sanfranlove » Sun Feb 20, 2011 8:12 pm

Similar to many posts, just different schools. Michigan State with full tuition scholarship vs. UC Davis at sticker. Opinions?

tothePAIN
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Re: is UC Davis worth sticker?

Postby tothePAIN » Sun Feb 20, 2011 8:15 pm

Depends on where you want to practice.

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Verity
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Re: is UC Davis worth sticker?

Postby Verity » Sun Feb 20, 2011 8:19 pm

tothePAIN wrote:Depends on where you want to practice.


Yeah, but if the answer is anywhere other than California, retake. Or stay in Michigan.
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northwood
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Re: is UC Davis worth sticker?

Postby northwood » Sun Feb 20, 2011 8:20 pm

do you want michigan or california?
Go to a school in the region you want to work in.

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Re: is UC Davis worth sticker?

Postby plum » Sun Feb 20, 2011 8:22 pm

no.

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Re: is UC Davis worth sticker?

Postby Grizz » Sun Feb 20, 2011 8:28 pm

plum wrote:no.

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AboveTheLawSchool
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Re: is UC Davis worth sticker?

Postby AboveTheLawSchool » Sun Feb 20, 2011 8:34 pm

This should be in the "choosing a law school" forum

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Re: is UC Davis worth sticker?

Postby FiveSermon » Sun Feb 20, 2011 8:37 pm

No. Retake.

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ndirish2010
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Re: is UC Davis worth sticker?

Postby ndirish2010 » Sun Feb 20, 2011 9:57 pm

You have to have some better options if you got into Davis.

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Re: is UC Davis worth sticker?

Postby Chouchous » Sun Feb 20, 2011 10:19 pm

sanfranlove wrote:Similar to many posts, just different schools. Michigan State with full tuition scholarship vs. UC Davis at sticker. Opinions?


Don't do Davis at sticker --> it's not worth it given the employment prospects. Only do Michigan if you're fine with staying in Michigan after graduation. FWIW I have looked into these two schools extensively because I'm facing the same situation.

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Re: is UC Davis worth sticker?

Postby jpSartre » Sun Feb 20, 2011 10:21 pm

T-14s are maybe worth it at sticker.

T20-30 are definitely not.

180k in debt is generally unintelligent. Michigan state is a third tier school, don't go there either.

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Re: is UC Davis worth sticker?

Postby typ3 » Sun Feb 20, 2011 11:07 pm

jpSartre wrote:T-14s are maybe worth it at sticker.

T20-30 are definitely not.

180k in debt is generally unintelligent. Michigan state is a third tier school, don't go there either.


There are a few T20's I'd pay sticker for like Minnesota. If you are below top 1/2 after 1L grades drop out, no matter where you're at unless you have family connections to big law or some ritzy regional firm.




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