NYU Class of 2017 - Basically graduated

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Re: NYU Class of 2017 - Basically graduated

Postby kkdk » Thu Jun 08, 2017 7:40 pm

They go out mid July. 3.6 seems to be the lowest reported for cum laude, probably around 3.75 for magna. I'm guessing 3.55-3.6 will probably be the cum laude floor again.

In previous threads, folks who had around 3.56 were okay for McKay, but didn't break cum laude. No reason to suspect this year won't be very similar.

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Re: NYU Class of 2017 - Basically graduated

Postby Wild Card » Tue Jun 13, 2017 7:10 pm

Update from the Office of Graduate Affairs for LLM and Exchange Students:

June 8 at 9:06am

To all of the 2016-17 LLM students who are planning on taking the NY bar this July: There are always some professors who get there grades in a little late, and there is always a little last minute scrambling to get everyone graduated in time. All of the NY bar paperwork needs to be sent out by June 14, and I promise you that it will happen. In my five years here we've never missed the deadline for anyone. I know that the whole process can be anxiety-provoking, but I do ask that you keep phone calls and emails about it to a minimum. Please trust me when I say that we are on top of this, and will take care of it.
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Re: NYU Class of 2017 - Basically graduated

Postby Yugihoe » Tue Jun 13, 2017 8:55 pm

^lol well I guess that free bar lunch makes up for it.

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Re: NYU Class of 2017 - Basically graduated

Postby Wild Card » Wed Jun 14, 2017 12:17 pm

Got my last grade. At NYU, seminars aren't easy As, they're easy B+s...

Before y'all flock to greener pastures, please post a list of credited gut courses for rising 3Ls lurking about. Thx.

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Re: NYU Class of 2017 - Basically graduated

Postby Slytherpuff » Wed Jun 14, 2017 12:22 pm

Wild Card wrote:Got my last grade. At NYU, seminars aren't easy As, they're easy B+s...

Before y'all flock to greener pastures, please post a list of credited gut courses for rising 3Ls lurking about. Thx.

Yeah I feel like seminars are easy B+s and you have to work your butt off to pull an A-. Ethics in Government with Biben was my easiest class this year (it counts as Professional Responsibility) - you just have to speak one time every class and write a 5 to 7-page paper. No exam or anything.

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Re: NYU Class of 2017 - Basically graduated

Postby kkdk » Wed Jun 14, 2017 12:59 pm

Folks have any thoughts on what median might be for our class? I've read here and there that it usually hovers around 3.3. year to year, but nothing to confirm that.

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Re: NYU Class of 2017 - Basically graduated

Postby sims1 » Wed Jun 14, 2017 1:21 pm

kkdk wrote:Folks have any thoughts on what median might be for our class? I've read here and there that it usually hovers around 3.3. year to year, but nothing to confirm that.


I think 3.3 might be close for 1L, but with seminars/clinics it's probably closer to 3.4 by 3L.

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Re: NYU Class of 2017 - Basically graduated

Postby BuddyHoller » Wed Jun 14, 2017 3:12 pm

kkdk wrote:Folks have any thoughts on what median might be for our class? I've read here and there that it usually hovers around 3.3. year to year, but nothing to confirm that.


Does it really matter?

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Re: NYU Class of 2017 - Basically graduated

Postby NoDayButToday » Sat Jun 17, 2017 2:28 pm

Still waiting on credit/fail Racial Justice which administration says will be Monday :?

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Re: NYU Class of 2017 - Basically graduated

Postby Slytherpuff » Sat Jun 17, 2017 7:27 pm

NoDayButToday wrote:Still waiting on credit/fail Racial Justice which administration says will be Monday :?

Oh man, that's awful NDBT. I hope he at least expedited grades for people who had early state bar deadlines. :(

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Re: NYU Class of 2017 - Basically graduated

Postby NoDayButToday » Sat Jun 17, 2017 8:05 pm

Slytherpuff wrote:
NoDayButToday wrote:Still waiting on credit/fail Racial Justice which administration says will be Monday :?

Oh man, that's awful NDBT. I hope he at least expedited grades for people who had early state bar deadlines. :(


Nope lol but the admin said they're working that out and told people not to worry

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Re: NYU Class of 2017 - Basically graduated

Postby musicdiplomacy » Wed Jul 12, 2017 1:59 pm

vivala wrote:Does anyone have data points on Latin honors from previous years?


No data points, but it looks like latin honors are already out? Just saw someone with magna cum laude posted on linkedin.

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Re: NYU Class of 2017 - Basically graduated

Postby Nyu2018nyu » Wed Jul 11, 2018 8:16 pm

Any word yet re honors 2018?

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Re: NYU Class of 2017 - Basically graduated

Postby axel.foley » Wed Jul 18, 2018 8:41 pm

Latin honors are available. Check out the top left of your unofficial transcript under Juris Doctor.

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Re: NYU Class of 2017 - Basically graduated

Postby Wild Card » Wed Jul 18, 2018 10:42 pm

axel.foley wrote:Latin honors are available. Check out the top left of your unofficial transcript under Juris Doctor.


Incredibly sad that this was posted in the 2017 thread.

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Re: NYU Class of 2017 - Basically graduated

Postby axel.foley » Thu Jul 19, 2018 10:01 am

Wild Card wrote:
axel.foley wrote:Latin honors are available. Check out the top left of your unofficial transcript under Juris Doctor.


Incredibly sad that this was posted in the 2017 thread.


Haha the 2018 thread never really made it off the ground, which is why I assume the above poster asked here. I suppose it doesn’t matter anymore since TLS is basically dead.



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