Northwestern Law c/o 2017 Applicants (2013-2014 cycle)

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Luchi91
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Re: Northwestern Law c/o 2017 Applicants (2013-2014 cycle)

Postby Luchi91 » Mon Apr 07, 2014 8:28 pm

The hold questions are to help them know us better but what different does it really make?
BLAAAAHHHHH

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Re: Northwestern Law c/o 2017 Applicants (2013-2014 cycle)

Postby anna8506 » Mon Apr 07, 2014 8:59 pm

Luchi91 wrote:The hold questions are to help them know us better but what different does it really make?
BLAAAAHHHHH

I guess they want to know how serious you are about them and how many loops you are willing to jump for them... So if there are couple of empty seats in the entering class to fill, they want to offer them to people who are most likely to matriculate.

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Re: Northwestern Law c/o 2017 Applicants (2013-2014 cycle)

Postby Luchi91 » Mon Apr 07, 2014 9:11 pm

anna8506 wrote:
Luchi91 wrote:The hold questions are to help them know us better but what different does it really make?
BLAAAAHHHHH

I guess they want to know how serious you are about them and how many loops you are willing to jump for them... So if there are couple of empty seats in the entering class to fill, they want to offer them to people who are most likely to matriculate.


Truuuueeeee. I'm taking a year off so hopefully that plays in my favor

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Re: Northwestern Law c/o 2017 Applicants (2013-2014 cycle)

Postby rion91 » Mon Apr 07, 2014 9:34 pm

The more I've gone through the process... Tours, class visits, and taking with students, they seem to cater to a very certain type of student. I think the essays are an additional way to either trip you up or strengthen your app.

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Re: Northwestern Law c/o 2017 Applicants (2013-2014 cycle)

Postby Ditka747 » Mon Apr 07, 2014 9:36 pm

rion91 wrote:The more I've gone through the process... Tours, class visits, and taking with students, they seem to cater to a very certain type of student. I think the essays are an additional way to either trip you up or strengthen your app.


What kind of student is this?

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Re: Northwestern Law c/o 2017 Applicants (2013-2014 cycle)

Postby Ricky-Bobby » Mon Apr 07, 2014 9:38 pm

Ditka747 wrote:
rion91 wrote:The more I've gone through the process... Tours, class visits, and taking with students, they seem to cater to a very certain type of student. I think the essays are an additional way to either trip you up or strengthen your app.


What kind of student is this?

Old

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Re: Northwestern Law c/o 2017 Applicants (2013-2014 cycle)

Postby Luchi91 » Mon Apr 07, 2014 9:44 pm

Ricky-Bobby wrote:
Ditka747 wrote:
rion91 wrote:The more I've gone through the process... Tours, class visits, and taking with students, they seem to cater to a very certain type of student. I think the essays are an additional way to either trip you up or strengthen your app.


What kind of student is this?

Old


Ahaaa

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Re: Northwestern Law c/o 2017 Applicants (2013-2014 cycle)

Postby phillywc » Mon Apr 07, 2014 10:31 pm

Seems like it wasn't great news :/ sorry yall stay strong

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Re: Northwestern Law c/o 2017 Applicants (2013-2014 cycle)

Postby AceDeuces » Mon Apr 07, 2014 11:29 pm

Ricky-Bobby wrote:
whereskyle wrote:Hey all! IDK if those who haven't heard anything will hear this week. From what I heard at ASW, people who have been offered admission are looking at a deposit deadline this Friday. That means that hold applicants and anyone still waiting will likely start seeing movement next week. GL!

The RD scholarship offer response deadline is this Friday (4/11). Technically, the seat deposit is still due on the 30th, but that would only apply to someone without a scholarship offer. To accept a scholarship offer you have to send your first seat deposit.

Johann tweeted: "Next day for decisions: Monday, 4/7/14" on Friday, so it sounds like at least some people will hear today.

eta: scooped


And further, some people were admitted later so they won't know about scholarships until after the 11th, so they will have more time before they withdraw/enroll as well.

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Re: Northwestern Law c/o 2017 Applicants (2013-2014 cycle)

Postby anna8506 » Mon Apr 07, 2014 11:30 pm

Ricky-Bobby wrote:
Ditka747 wrote:
rion91 wrote:The more I've gone through the process... Tours, class visits, and taking with students, they seem to cater to a very certain type of student. I think the essays are an additional way to either trip you up or strengthen your app.


What kind of student is this?

Old

Let's hope so, lol!

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Re: Northwestern Law c/o 2017 Applicants (2013-2014 cycle)

Postby lunchmeat » Mon Apr 07, 2014 11:47 pm

Still in limbo over here. Second complete 3/11.

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Re: Northwestern Law c/o 2017 Applicants (2013-2014 cycle)

Postby theMasterofBiotech » Tue Apr 08, 2014 9:05 am

lunchmeat wrote:Still in limbo over here. Second complete 3/11.


3/18 for me, exactly a week after my on campus interview

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Re: Northwestern Law c/o 2017 Applicants (2013-2014 cycle)

Postby theramblingfool » Tue Apr 08, 2014 11:24 am

I'm out. It's actually a relief more than anything. I would have strongly considered attending at sticker, but I'm wholly confident I can manage a June LSAT to get *much* better results next cycle. The 167 I got on the LSAT was lower than any PT I ever did (including diagnostic) and a full 9 points lower than my average.

I'll see you guys at NU, but I'll be a year behind you. Good luck!

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Re: Northwestern Law c/o 2017 Applicants (2013-2014 cycle)

Postby NYC-WVU » Tue Apr 08, 2014 12:09 pm

theramblingfool wrote:I'm out. It's actually a relief more than anything. I would have strongly considered attending at sticker, but I'm wholly confident I can manage a June LSAT to get *much* better results next cycle. The 167 I got on the LSAT was lower than any PT I ever did (including diagnostic) and a full 9 points lower than my average.

I'll see you guys at NU, but I'll be a year behind you. Good luck!

Get that practice test score and apply ED.

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Re: Northwestern Law c/o 2017 Applicants (2013-2014 cycle)

Postby theMasterofBiotech » Tue Apr 08, 2014 12:32 pm

theramblingfool wrote:I'm out. It's actually a relief more than anything. I would have strongly considered attending at sticker, but I'm wholly confident I can manage a June LSAT to get *much* better results next cycle. The 167 I got on the LSAT was lower than any PT I ever did (including diagnostic) and a full 9 points lower than my average.

I'll see you guys at NU, but I'll be a year behind you. Good luck!



did you find out today or yesterday?

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Re: Northwestern Law c/o 2017 Applicants (2013-2014 cycle)

Postby NYC-WVU » Tue Apr 08, 2014 12:56 pm

theMasterofBiotech wrote:
theramblingfool wrote:I'm out. It's actually a relief more than anything. I would have strongly considered attending at sticker, but I'm wholly confident I can manage a June LSAT to get *much* better results next cycle. The 167 I got on the LSAT was lower than any PT I ever did (including diagnostic) and a full 9 points lower than my average.

I'll see you guys at NU, but I'll be a year behind you. Good luck!



did you find out today or yesterday?

He got his decision letter on Monday according to earlier posts.

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Re: Northwestern Law c/o 2017 Applicants (2013-2014 cycle)

Postby Slimz89 » Tue Apr 08, 2014 1:46 pm

Just wondering if any of the new "hold" applicants got offered hold interviews?

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Re: Northwestern Law c/o 2017 Applicants (2013-2014 cycle)

Postby britrf » Tue Apr 08, 2014 3:28 pm

theramblingfool wrote:I'm out. It's actually a relief more than anything. I would have strongly considered attending at sticker, but I'm wholly confident I can manage a June LSAT to get *much* better results next cycle. The 167 I got on the LSAT was lower than any PT I ever did (including diagnostic) and a full 9 points lower than my average.

I'll see you guys at NU, but I'll be a year behind you. Good luck!


Sorry to hear RF. With an LSAT score like that and ED apps next year, you're going to have a fantastic cycle.

I'm held. NU, show me the hoops, I'm ready to jump. But don't confuse my willingness for enthusiasm.

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Re: Northwestern Law c/o 2017 Applicants (2013-2014 cycle)

Postby phillywc » Tue Apr 08, 2014 5:48 pm

theramblingfool wrote:I'm out. It's actually a relief more than anything. I would have strongly considered attending at sticker, but I'm wholly confident I can manage a June LSAT to get *much* better results next cycle. The 167 I got on the LSAT was lower than any PT I ever did (including diagnostic) and a full 9 points lower than my average.

I'll see you guys at NU, but I'll be a year behind you. Good luck!

Very sorry to hear that RF, but glad you got closure, and good luck next year (not that you need it).

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Re: Northwestern Law c/o 2017 Applicants (2013-2014 cycle)

Postby Letzgo1Gen » Tue Apr 08, 2014 9:42 pm

Slimz89 wrote:Just wondering if any of the new "hold" applicants got offered hold interviews?



Yep all of April now opened up for spots. Wonder if earlier holds can sign up for those slots too? I would assume so...

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Re: Northwestern Law c/o 2017 Applicants (2013-2014 cycle)

Postby theMasterofBiotech » Wed Apr 09, 2014 10:03 am

So who else is still waiting at nothingness ?

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Re: Northwestern Law c/o 2017 Applicants (2013-2014 cycle)

Postby njdevils2626 » Wed Apr 09, 2014 10:09 am

theMasterofBiotech wrote:So who else is still waiting at nothingness ?


Still chillin' at complete since early February

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Re: Northwestern Law c/o 2017 Applicants (2013-2014 cycle)

Postby Slimz89 » Wed Apr 09, 2014 11:01 am

anybody have any status changes since their interview?

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Re: Northwestern Law c/o 2017 Applicants (2013-2014 cycle)

Postby Luchi91 » Wed Apr 09, 2014 11:44 am

theramblingfool wrote:I'm out. It's actually a relief more than anything. I would have strongly considered attending at sticker, but I'm wholly confident I can manage a June LSAT to get *much* better results next cycle. The 167 I got on the LSAT was lower than any PT I ever did (including diagnostic) and a full 9 points lower than my average.

I'll see you guys at NU, but I'll be a year behind you. Good luck!


Sorry, dude. Keep your head up

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Re: Northwestern Law c/o 2017 Applicants (2013-2014 cycle)

Postby rion91 » Wed Apr 09, 2014 12:11 pm

Slimz89 wrote:anybody have any status changes since their interview?

Nope




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