February 2012 Waiting Thread (NEW POLL!!!1!)

How do you think you scored?

Below a 160
42
24%
161-162
11
6%
163-164
18
10%
165-166
15
9%
167-168
16
9%
169-170
10
6%
171-172
22
13%
173-174
14
8%
175-176
6
3%
177+
19
11%
 
Total votes: 173

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bernaldiaz
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Re: February 2012 Waiting Thread (NEW POLL!!!1!)

Postby bernaldiaz » Tue Mar 06, 2012 6:47 pm

noleknight16 wrote:Ouch. No improvement. Oh well.


You already got into FSU!

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ColeWorld
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Re: February 2012 Waiting Thread (NEW POLL!!!1!)

Postby ColeWorld » Tue Mar 06, 2012 6:49 pm

Long-time lurker, first-time poster here (got a new username since my old one had my real first name in it). I just wanted to say congratulations to all of you who got back some good news today! For those of you who are disappointed, I have no doubt you'll come back stronger than ever for the June test.

I just got my score back (first real tests) so here it goes:

PT general range: 176-180
Actual LSAT: 180

Ahh!!! Thank you all so much for helping me make it through this wait! One quick question: what kind of alcohol do I buy for tonight!?

westbayguy
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Re: February 2012 Waiting Thread (NEW POLL!!!1!)

Postby westbayguy » Tue Mar 06, 2012 6:50 pm

What's the curve?

170= -?

screen shot please

yesman2380
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Re: February 2012 Waiting Thread (NEW POLL!!!1!)

Postby yesman2380 » Tue Mar 06, 2012 6:51 pm

174. I'm super excited and happy about it. My PTs were around 169-174. As high as I could EVER as hoped for.

Best of luck to everyone who's still waiting, and good luck everyone on applications!

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Re: February 2012 Waiting Thread (NEW POLL!!!1!)

Postby noleknight16 » Tue Mar 06, 2012 6:52 pm

bernaldiaz wrote:
noleknight16 wrote:Ouch. No improvement. Oh well.


You already got into FSU!


Yep :) can't wait. Been a FSU fan since I was a child. I'll be happy in Tallahassee anyways.

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Re: February 2012 Waiting Thread (NEW POLL!!!1!)

Postby tibbs1179 » Tue Mar 06, 2012 6:52 pm

Hey guys. New to this thread. I got a 166 (93rd percentile). In your opinions, what are the best schools that I could get into with this? I'm a splitter with 5 years of work experience in finance (so also kind of a non-trad).

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Re: February 2012 Waiting Thread (NEW POLL!!!1!)

Postby gronk » Tue Mar 06, 2012 6:54 pm

How do I get scores of 162-167 over 5 pre-tests, and show up and get a 154. I sat down without even knowing what the hell an lsat, or the questions they asked were. I didn't even know there were sections, and I got a higher score than that.

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Re: February 2012 Waiting Thread (NEW POLL!!!1!)

Postby freakingout-here » Tue Mar 06, 2012 6:58 pm

gronk wrote:How do I get scores of 162-167 over 5 pre-tests, and show up and get a 154. I sat down without even knowing what the hell an lsat, or the questions they asked were. I didn't even know there were sections, and I got a higher score than that.


I feel you. My PTs were from 166-174, and I ended up with a 156. Wtf?

Oh well, I guess I'm going to Appalachian lmao

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TexasAggie13
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Re: February 2012 Waiting Thread (NEW POLL!!!1!)

Postby TexasAggie13 » Tue Mar 06, 2012 6:58 pm

How do we find out how we did on the writing sample?

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Kit Cloudkicker
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Re: February 2012 Waiting Thread (NEW POLL!!!1!)

Postby Kit Cloudkicker » Tue Mar 06, 2012 6:59 pm

166.


F.....M......L.

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bernaldiaz
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Re: February 2012 Waiting Thread (NEW POLL!!!1!)

Postby bernaldiaz » Tue Mar 06, 2012 7:02 pm

TexasAggie13 wrote:How do we find out how we did on the writing sample?


They don't tell you. They score it from 1-100 and send that to the school but it is undisclosed to you. Don't worry about it too much though, it's only as important as your Letters of Recommendation or personal statement, not like the overall LSAT score or Gpa.

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LSATDecimator
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Re: February 2012 Waiting Thread (NEW POLL!!!1!)

Postby LSATDecimator » Tue Mar 06, 2012 7:02 pm

I got nailed on this one --

Three points below my lowest PT.


For those willing, see you in June for some appropriate revenge.

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Re: February 2012 Waiting Thread (NEW POLL!!!1!)

Postby hurricane12345 » Tue Mar 06, 2012 7:04 pm

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bernaldiaz
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Re: February 2012 Waiting Thread (NEW POLL!!!1!)

Postby bernaldiaz » Tue Mar 06, 2012 7:04 pm

LSATDecimator wrote:I got nailed on this one --

Three points below my lowest PT.


For those willing, see you in June for some appropriate revenge.


I was rooting for you. All that work you did won't be for naught. You'll do great in June. .

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Re: February 2012 Waiting Thread (NEW POLL!!!1!)

Postby westbayguy » Tue Mar 06, 2012 7:06 pm

Curve?

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Re: February 2012 Waiting Thread (NEW POLL!!!1!)

Postby foosbol21 » Tue Mar 06, 2012 7:07 pm

westbayguy wrote:Curve?


We'll never know. It's undisclosed.

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Re: February 2012 Waiting Thread (NEW POLL!!!1!)

Postby LSATDecimator » Tue Mar 06, 2012 7:07 pm

bernaldiaz wrote:174


Great work -


If you do not get into one of HYS, they will be the ones suffering the greater loss.

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Re: February 2012 Waiting Thread (NEW POLL!!!1!)

Postby westbayguy » Tue Mar 06, 2012 7:09 pm

foosbol21 wrote:
westbayguy wrote:Curve?


We'll never know. It's undisclosed.


Not true- look at the attachments to your score- they tell you the curve for the test

log into your lsac account- you'll find it there with the score report

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Re: February 2012 Waiting Thread (NEW POLL!!!1!)

Postby BarcaCrossesTheAlps » Tue Mar 06, 2012 7:10 pm

bernaldiaz wrote:
TexasAggie13 wrote:How do we find out how we did on the writing sample?


They don't tell you. They score it from 1-100 and send that to the school but it is undisclosed to you. Don't worry about it too much though, it's only as important as your Letters of Recommendation or personal statement, not like the overall LSAT score or Gpa.


I thought the writing sample was like the 500th indicator used to assess potential success in law school by law school admissions people..?

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Re: February 2012 Waiting Thread (NEW POLL!!!1!)

Postby hotspur » Tue Mar 06, 2012 7:12 pm

LSATDecimator wrote:I got nailed on this one --

Three points below my lowest PT.


For those willing, see you in June for some appropriate revenge.


Word, I'll be there.

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foosbol21
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Re: February 2012 Waiting Thread (NEW POLL!!!1!)

Postby foosbol21 » Tue Mar 06, 2012 7:13 pm

westbayguy wrote:
foosbol21 wrote:
westbayguy wrote:Curve?


We'll never know. It's undisclosed.


Not true- look at the attachments to your score- they tell you the curve for the test

log into your lsac account- you'll find it there with the score report


You're referring to the 'conversion table.' We don't have that for our test, it's still a grey icon. All we can get is historical data on generally what percentage our scaled score usually comes out to.

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Re: February 2012 Waiting Thread (NEW POLL!!!1!)

Postby beebela » Tue Mar 06, 2012 7:15 pm

171. I'm a little disappointed I didn't get 172+ so my average would still be 170+ but oh well, not gonna retake. Hope all of you still waiting get yours soon!

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Re: February 2012 Waiting Thread (NEW POLL!!!1!)

Postby westbayguy » Tue Mar 06, 2012 7:15 pm

foosbol21 wrote:
westbayguy wrote:
foosbol21 wrote:
westbayguy wrote:Curve?


We'll never know. It's undisclosed.


Not true- look at the attachments to your score- they tell you the curve for the test

log into your lsac account- you'll find it there with the score report


You're referring to the 'conversion table.' We don't have that for our test, it's still a grey icon. All we can get is historical data on generally what percentage our scaled score usually comes out to.


Yeah that's it- I guess it's not up yet

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Re: February 2012 Waiting Thread (NEW POLL!!!1!)

Postby foosbol21 » Tue Mar 06, 2012 7:19 pm

westbayguy wrote:
Yeah that's it- I guess it's not up yet


No, I mean it won't be up at all. The February test is unique in that we will never know the curve, because the conversion table isn't disclosed. We also have grey icons for our 'answer sheet' and 'disclosure book' as well, because those aren't disclosed either. We'll never know
any of that information. That's just how the February test goes, unfortunately.

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Re: February 2012 Waiting Thread (NEW POLL!!!1!)

Postby Alexp1206 » Tue Mar 06, 2012 7:22 pm

170 (Retake from 167 in Dec.)

PT Avg. =172.5 (range of last 10 tests = 169-176)

Should I retake?




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