Notre Dame Class of 2015

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JoeMo
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Re: Notre Dame Class of 2015

Postby JoeMo » Mon Jan 23, 2012 7:15 pm

Just got home, no mail. Another day of waiting.

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Re: Notre Dame Class of 2015

Postby Virgil777 » Mon Jan 23, 2012 7:56 pm

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Re: Notre Dame Class of 2015

Postby mijenks » Mon Jan 23, 2012 8:04 pm

aarias11 wrote:I think ND averages Lsat scores.

That would make sense in my case. Except aren't they not supposed to?

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aarias11
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Re: Notre Dame Class of 2015

Postby aarias11 » Mon Jan 23, 2012 8:06 pm

I'm pretty sure I read they do. It wouldn't be good for them to do so because US News looks only at the highest score when ranking. In other news decision 1/20 -- Got waitlisted today, no Why ND

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Re: Notre Dame Class of 2015

Postby mijenks » Mon Jan 23, 2012 8:07 pm

This is from their admissions page:

Additional LSAT Information
LSAT scores are valid for 5 years.
The February LSAT is the last test considered in the application cycle.
All LSAT scores within a 5-year period are considered; however, the most recent score or the highest score may be given more focus.

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gilberto
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Re: Notre Dame Class of 2015

Postby gilberto » Mon Jan 23, 2012 9:25 pm

1/20 waitlisted

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JoeMo
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Re: Notre Dame Class of 2015

Postby JoeMo » Mon Jan 23, 2012 9:27 pm

I don't think I've seen any 1/20 admits thus I think I'm due a WL or Ding.

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Re: Notre Dame Class of 2015

Postby JoeMo » Mon Jan 23, 2012 10:04 pm

1/20 Decision made, came to my mom's house, waitlisted. Don't care enough to send LOCI.

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Re: Notre Dame Class of 2015

Postby skitlets » Mon Jan 23, 2012 10:05 pm

1/20. Got the waitlist today via snail mail. I'll probably be withdrawing. GL to everyone else.

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JoeMo
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Re: Notre Dame Class of 2015

Postby JoeMo » Mon Jan 23, 2012 10:12 pm

Application withdrawn. Good Luck All.

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Re: Notre Dame Class of 2015

Postby sports » Mon Jan 23, 2012 11:09 pm

Waitlist with a 175 and 3.5x, No why ND

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Re: Notre Dame Class of 2015

Postby shbe0701 » Tue Jan 24, 2012 2:13 am

Does anyone have any recommendations on what hotel to stay at while visiting the school? I'll be there a Thursday evening- Sunday morning, so I don't want to be isolated from the weekend scene, since the school will only be open one day that I'm there.

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Re: Notre Dame Class of 2015

Postby tivo152 » Tue Jan 24, 2012 5:57 pm

164/3.72, no Why ND essay, Waitlisted. Expected.

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Re: Notre Dame Class of 2015

Postby emkay625 » Tue Jan 24, 2012 7:52 pm

waitlisted via snail mail, 173/3.23.

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Re: Notre Dame Class of 2015

Postby Beachbum89 » Tue Jan 24, 2012 7:53 pm

Waitlisted with a 3.6/164 and I did write a why ND essay.

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Re: Notre Dame Class of 2015

Postby ColtsFan88 » Wed Jan 25, 2012 3:27 pm

Waitlisted 3.1/177 with Why ND. Kinda surprised, kinda disappointed.

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Re: Notre Dame Class of 2015

Postby S-IV » Wed Jan 25, 2012 3:30 pm

I followed last year's cycle on TLS and it seemed like waitlists were common last year as well. People with pretty reasonable numbers waited as long as until May for final decisions. Gross

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Re: Notre Dame Class of 2015

Postby ColtsFan88 » Wed Jan 25, 2012 3:47 pm

Wow, the ND graph on LSN is ridiculous. Seem like the only "safe" area is 165+, 3.8+, althought he sample size is pretty small right now.

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aarias11
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Re: Notre Dame Class of 2015

Postby aarias11 » Wed Jan 25, 2012 4:25 pm

the waitlist letter does kind of ask you to write a Why ND? maybe it would have been a good idea to do it in the first place!

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Re: Notre Dame Class of 2015

Postby DportIA » Wed Jan 25, 2012 4:29 pm

Accepted today via snail mail with $15,000/ year and good academic standing stipulation. Brings tuition cost to $27,000/ year.

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Re: Notre Dame Class of 2015

Postby mattviphky » Wed Jan 25, 2012 4:49 pm

aarias11 wrote:I think ND averages Lsat scores.
ColtsFan88 wrote:Waitlisted 3.1/177 with Why ND. Kinda surprised, kinda disappointed.


When I visited the school we got to speak with the "assistant dean of admissions", or something like that. He said that ND takes the highest lsat score, in most cases. He made it sound as if someone getting a 15x and then getting a 16x later on was something they typically encountered, and that it really isn't a big deal.

After faculty raised concerns, they now give GPA more weight.

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Re: Notre Dame Class of 2015

Postby bigeast03 » Wed Jan 25, 2012 4:53 pm

mattviphky wrote:
aarias11 wrote:I think ND averages Lsat scores.
ColtsFan88 wrote:Waitlisted 3.1/177 with Why ND. Kinda surprised, kinda disappointed.


When I visited the school we got to speak with the "assistant dean of admissions", or something like that. He said that ND takes the highest lsat score, in most cases. He made it sound as if someone getting a 15x and then getting a 16x later on was something they typically encountered, and that it really isn't a big deal.

After faculty raised concerns, they now give GPA more weight.


That would make sense. I have a 159 /169 and was accepted earlier in the cycle. However, I had an addendum for the discrepancy, so take that for what you will.

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Re: Notre Dame Class of 2015

Postby Rawlberto » Wed Jan 25, 2012 6:35 pm

I withdrew today at 167/3.3/Mexican URM. Hope it opens up a spot!

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Re: Notre Dame Class of 2015

Postby Gail » Wed Jan 25, 2012 7:02 pm

WL

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Re: Notre Dame Class of 2015

Postby msblaw89 » Wed Jan 25, 2012 7:54 pm

I am literally shocked by all of the WLs




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