Michigan Law c/o 2021 Applicants

Share Your Experiences, Read About Other Experiences. Please keep posts organized by school and expected year of graduation.

What's your ~status~?

Accepted, attending, dancing in the streets
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3%
Accepted, trying to figure out how to get more $$
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15%
Accepted, waiting anxiously on my financial aid package
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3%
Accepted, going to ASW 1
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5%
Accepted, going to ASW 2
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7%
Waiting anxiously on my acceptance
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61%
Getting my apps in over winter break
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1%
Applying in February just for the heck of it, will be reapplying
3
3%
In high school, lurking
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3%
 
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Mikey

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Re: Michigan Law c/o 2021 Applicants

Postby Mikey » Mon Oct 23, 2017 5:10 pm

virginia_direwoolf wrote:
Mikey wrote:Out of curiosity, has anyone gone and checked or remember when decisions started going out (reg decision, not ED) last year?

Wanted to ask before I go back and check myself lol


Yeah, it seems like they've gone out in early Nov (sometime around 3-5) every year for the past few years. Last year was Nov 5.

*apologies in advance to rachelac for freaking her out with notifications on this thread :wink:

Oh ok, thanks :)

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Re: Michigan Law c/o 2021 Applicants

Postby Walliums » Mon Oct 23, 2017 5:48 pm

I still haven't gotten the bundle o' information they said they would mail me, and I am sad.

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Re: Michigan Law c/o 2021 Applicants

Postby Mikey » Mon Oct 23, 2017 5:49 pm

Walliums wrote:I still haven't gotten the bundle o' information they said they would mail me, and I am sad.

I got mine, it's nice. Michigan has always been in my top 5, but I feel like they're even higher now lol.

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Re: Michigan Law c/o 2021 Applicants

Postby zkyggi » Mon Oct 23, 2017 6:51 pm

Walliums wrote:I still haven't gotten the bundle o' information they said they would mail me, and I am sad.


Same boat, and it is indeed a sad boat to be on...
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Re: Michigan Law c/o 2021 Applicants

Postby Tavorak » Mon Oct 23, 2017 7:56 pm

Checking in. Top choice (barring a miracle from UChicago) so here's hoping.

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Re: Michigan Law c/o 2021 Applicants

Postby rachelac » Mon Oct 23, 2017 8:41 pm

virginia_direwoolf wrote:
Yeah, it seems like they've gone out in early Nov (sometime around 3-5) every year for the past few years. Last year was Nov 5.

*apologies in advance to rachelac for freaking her out with notifications on this thread :wink:


Your concern is so appreciated haha. Ugh I just want to know- they used to send them in late October so I'm not giving up hope!

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Re: Michigan Law c/o 2021 Applicants

Postby Walliums » Mon Oct 23, 2017 11:13 pm

zkyggi wrote:
Walliums wrote:I still haven't gotten the bundle o' information they said they would mail me, and I am sad.


Same boat, and it is indeed a sad boat to be on...


Maybe we will get it tomorrow <3

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Re: Michigan Law c/o 2021 Applicants

Postby urmlaw17 » Fri Oct 27, 2017 5:06 pm

Just submitted!

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Re: Michigan Law c/o 2021 Applicants

Postby hokeypokey123 » Fri Oct 27, 2017 8:20 pm

Hi! Question here. I don't see a place on Michigan's application to submit a diversity statement, nor do I see an easy essay question from their optional essays to use as a diversity statement (maybe number 7, but not exactly). Am I missing something? What did others who are submitting diversity statements to other schools do?

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Re: Michigan Law c/o 2021 Applicants

Postby Bojack93 » Fri Oct 27, 2017 8:48 pm

hokeypokey123 wrote:Hi! Question here. I don't see a place on Michigan's application to submit a diversity statement, nor do I see an easy essay question from their optional essays to use as a diversity statement (maybe number 7, but not exactly). Am I missing something? What did others who are submitting diversity statements to other schools do?


Over at 7Sage they said to use #7.

"How might your perspectives and experiences enrich the quality and breadth of the intellectual life of our community or enhance the legal profession?"

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Re: Michigan Law c/o 2021 Applicants

Postby hokeypokey123 » Fri Oct 27, 2017 9:44 pm

Awesome! Thank you.

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Re: Michigan Law c/o 2021 Applicants

Postby feelitstill » Sat Oct 28, 2017 12:42 am

any september applicants still not received their status checker? its definitely not mid october anymore

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Re: Michigan Law c/o 2021 Applicants

Postby wsq01 » Mon Oct 30, 2017 9:00 am

Submitted just now. Already anxious and impatient...

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littlelibertine

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Re: Michigan Law c/o 2021 Applicants

Postby littlelibertine » Mon Oct 30, 2017 9:12 am

Status checker updated to "complete." Trying to play it cool but I've already made some inquiries about A2 apartments. :oops:

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Re: Michigan Law c/o 2021 Applicants

Postby chandhi » Mon Oct 30, 2017 9:15 am

littlelibertine wrote:Status checker updated to "complete." Trying to play it cool but I've already made some inquiries about A2 apartments. :oops:

10/10 recommend living near the stadium. also good luck!!

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Re: Michigan Law c/o 2021 Applicants

Postby littlelibertine » Mon Oct 30, 2017 9:41 am

chandhi wrote:
littlelibertine wrote:Status checker updated to "complete." Trying to play it cool but I've already made some inquiries about A2 apartments. :oops:

10/10 recommend living near the stadium. also good luck!!


How many at-home game days are there? Five?

THANK YOU! Tbh Michigan's community sounds a lot like the residential college I lived in during my first two years of undergrad. I had a blast with it, so I'm super interested in the school and feel I could really thrive there.

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Re: Michigan Law c/o 2021 Applicants

Postby KENYADIGG1T » Mon Oct 30, 2017 10:47 am

First wave of decisions coming soon, if previous posts/fora are to be believed?

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Re: Michigan Law c/o 2021 Applicants

Postby jibrahim23 » Mon Oct 30, 2017 11:00 am

KENYADIGG1T wrote:First wave of decisions coming soon, if previous posts/fora are to be believed?

Yeah I think last cycle decisions came out November 5th

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Re: Michigan Law c/o 2021 Applicants

Postby KENYADIGG1T » Mon Oct 30, 2017 11:17 am

jibrahim23 wrote:
KENYADIGG1T wrote:First wave of decisions coming soon, if previous posts/fora are to be believed?

Yeah I think last cycle decisions came out November 5th


*clasps hands*

Admissions Cat, please look upon my application with favor.

*Amen*

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Re: Michigan Law c/o 2021 Applicants

Postby rachelac » Mon Oct 30, 2017 11:40 am

KENYADIGG1T wrote:First wave of decisions coming soon, if previous posts/fora are to be believed?


They're usually Fridays, so my guess is this Friday (please, I'm going insane)

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Re: Michigan Law c/o 2021 Applicants

Postby chandhi » Mon Oct 30, 2017 11:58 am

littlelibertine wrote:
chandhi wrote:
littlelibertine wrote:Status checker updated to "complete." Trying to play it cool but I've already made some inquiries about A2 apartments. :oops:

10/10 recommend living near the stadium. also good luck!!


How many at-home game days are there? Five?

THANK YOU! Tbh Michigan's community sounds a lot like the residential college I lived in during my first two years of undergrad. I had a blast with it, so I'm super interested in the school and feel I could really thrive there.

yeah 5-6 home games i think! & yes - if a friendly, supportive and fun community is important to you, michigan is the place to be.

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Re: Michigan Law c/o 2021 Applicants

Postby Ntp73821 » Mon Oct 30, 2017 1:21 pm

KENYADIGG1T wrote:
*clasps hands*

Admissions Cat, please look upon my application with favor.

*Amen*


Will trade cat treats for acceptance letter. :lol:
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Re: Michigan Law c/o 2021 Applicants

Postby Ntp73821 » Tue Oct 31, 2017 9:30 am

Anyone else getting a message that says "A link you are trying to access is old or obsolete" when they try to access the status checker?
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Re: Michigan Law c/o 2021 Applicants

Postby ghostlyyy » Tue Oct 31, 2017 9:33 am

jibrahim23 wrote:Hey guys, I got an unsolicited fee waiver from U Mich on the 10th so I decided to throw my hat in cause why not. I got an email that they received my app on 10/13 but I haven't received the status checker email, anyone else in this boat?


I got an email that they received my app on 10/16 and no status checker yet.

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Re: Michigan Law c/o 2021 Applicants

Postby wolfonlawstreet » Tue Oct 31, 2017 9:37 am

Ntp73821 wrote:Anyone else getting a message that says "A link you are trying to access is old or obsolete" when they try to access the status checker?


Yes! Even when you find the link on their website and not via email. It says out of service or something if you use that method. Hopefully it will be back up soon.
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