Villanova 2010

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PitchO20
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Re: Villanova 2010

Postby PitchO20 » Mon Feb 22, 2010 4:09 pm

Well, WLed today via status checker. Anyone know where to send LOCI to?

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Re: Villanova 2010

Postby beach_terror » Mon Feb 22, 2010 4:19 pm

Just send it to their admissions office, they'll add it to your file. What were your stats if you don't mind me asking? My girlfriend just got waitlisted today too, feel free to pm if you feel uncomfortable about posting it here.

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Re: Villanova 2010

Postby PitchO20 » Mon Feb 22, 2010 4:44 pm

beach_terror wrote:Just send it to their admissions office, they'll add it to your file. What were your stats if you don't mind me asking? My girlfriend just got waitlisted today too, feel free to pm if you feel uncomfortable about posting it here.



3.3/159

Most schools have been cool about sending LOCI's through e-mail. Villanova has no instructions regarding WL. Think I should send it in paper?

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Re: Villanova 2010

Postby stayway » Mon Feb 22, 2010 4:48 pm

PitchO20 wrote:
beach_terror wrote:Just send it to their admissions office, they'll add it to your file. What were your stats if you don't mind me asking? My girlfriend just got waitlisted today too, feel free to pm if you feel uncomfortable about posting it here.



3.3/159

Most schools have been cool about sending LOCI's through e-mail. Villanova has no instructions regarding WL. Think I should send it in paper?


i would do fedex paper mail using high quality paper. 1 page LOCI. no more. make sure it is signed confirmation.

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Re: Villanova 2010

Postby beach_terror » Mon Feb 22, 2010 5:01 pm

PitchO20 wrote:
beach_terror wrote:Just send it to their admissions office, they'll add it to your file. What were your stats if you don't mind me asking? My girlfriend just got waitlisted today too, feel free to pm if you feel uncomfortable about posting it here.



3.3/159

Most schools have been cool about sending LOCI's through e-mail. Villanova has no instructions regarding WL. Think I should send it in paper?


Yeah, I would send a hard copy in. Definitely sign it, but I don't think the high quality paper is a necessity. Are you OOS? I got in with a 3.2/159, but I'm in state. Either way, I think you have a good shot of getting in. Good luck :)

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Re: Villanova 2010

Postby Lighthouse28 » Mon Feb 22, 2010 7:14 pm

Does anyone know when Villanova starts accepting people off of their waitlist? The email made no mention of it...

I was expecting a rejection, so I'm sorta very happy about the waitlist lol, but I'd be ecstatic if I get accepted.
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Re: Villanova 2010

Postby nyred10 » Mon Feb 22, 2010 9:36 pm

Lighthouse28 wrote:I was waitlisted... 155 / 3.4

Does anyone know when Villanova starts accepting people off of their waitlist? The email made no mention of it...

I was expecting a rejection, so I'm sorta very happy about the waitlist lol, but I'd be ecstatic if I get accepted.


FWIW, the first seat deposit is due April 15th and the second deposit is due June 10th. Obviously I can't say for sure, but it seems to me that they would start digging into their waitlist once they see how many people have committed by the first deposit deadline on April 15th. Good luck!

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Re: Villanova 2010

Postby PitchO20 » Tue Feb 23, 2010 9:28 am

beach_terror wrote:
PitchO20 wrote:
beach_terror wrote:Just send it to their admissions office, they'll add it to your file. What were your stats if you don't mind me asking? My girlfriend just got waitlisted today too, feel free to pm if you feel uncomfortable about posting it here.



3.3/159

Most schools have been cool about sending LOCI's through e-mail. Villanova has no instructions regarding WL. Think I should send it in paper?


Yeah, I would send a hard copy in. Definitely sign it, but I don't think the high quality paper is a necessity. Are you OOS? I got in with a 3.2/159, but I'm in state. Either way, I think you have a good shot of getting in. Good luck :)


Yeah, I'm OOS. Virginia. Hopefully a spot opens up for me. Good luck to you, too.

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Re: Villanova 2010

Postby wilkey10 » Tue Feb 23, 2010 3:48 pm

so did those scholarships go out last week? has anyone heard anything about them?

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Re: Villanova 2010

Postby jbarl1 » Tue Feb 23, 2010 3:49 pm

wilkey10 wrote:so did those scholarships go out last week? has anyone heard anything about them?


I haven't received anything yet.

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Re: Villanova 2010

Postby stayway » Tue Feb 23, 2010 3:51 pm

jbarl1 wrote:
wilkey10 wrote:so did those scholarships go out last week? has anyone heard anything about them?


I haven't received anything yet.


+1

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Re: Villanova 2010

Postby mshflyer » Tue Feb 23, 2010 3:52 pm

On LSN it looks like only one person has received scholly info

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Re: Villanova 2010

Postby PitchO20 » Tue Feb 23, 2010 4:56 pm

Just got an e-mail from Villanova regarding WL. LOCI's should be sent via e-mail, and additional LoRs should be sent via e-mail attachment or fax.

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Re: Villanova 2010

Postby Machiavellian » Tue Feb 23, 2010 9:33 pm

FunkyJD wrote:This link was posted in another forum, but I thought I'd post it here, for Villanova applicants to consider.

Note where Villanova ranks among "law schools with the highest percentages of graduates hired by NLJ 250 firms." Interesting, considering its USN rank (#61). I suppose its location helps.

This data is through September 2009:

http://www.law.com/jsp/nlj/PubArticleNL ... hbxlogin=1

Here's the parent source for the link, chock full of other information:

http://www.law.com/jsp/nlj/PubArticleNL ... OLS_REPORT

For what it's worth, I expect Villanova Law School's rankings to move up - especially with their opening of the new and modern law school.

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Re: Villanova 2010

Postby yeahyeah2121 » Wed Feb 24, 2010 1:35 pm

For those of you who have already received decisions, when did you submit? I submitted mid-January and I'm just trying to guess-timate how long I'll be waiting. Thanks! :)

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Re: Villanova 2010

Postby beach_terror » Wed Feb 24, 2010 2:23 pm

Went complete 11/24. Admitted 2/16.

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Re: Villanova 2010

Postby horriblegb » Wed Feb 24, 2010 2:24 pm

Submitted 12/2, went complete 12/3, Accepted 1/4

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Re: Villanova 2010

Postby beach_terror » Wed Feb 24, 2010 2:58 pm

Just curious, has anyone else spent some time exploring the Villanova website? They have a ridiculous amount of information on it, I've just started to look around.

For example:
Student Facts
Students with laptops: 99%
Macs vs. PCs: 36% vs. 64%
Students taking exams on computer: 95%

They also have a past exam database, where you can search by teacher, course, year, etc. I can't access any of them now, but I'm assuming once you get a login you can access any exam listed there. Pretty awesome.

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Re: Villanova 2010

Postby stayway » Wed Feb 24, 2010 3:10 pm

anyone 100% sure for villanova? why?

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Re: Villanova 2010

Postby beach_terror » Wed Feb 24, 2010 3:17 pm

I doubt many people will be 100% sure until scholarship information starts arriving. That's what I'm waiting on. With Temple 20 minutes away, I hope they're giving out some solid aid this year. The tuition difference is 20k a year.

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Re: Villanova 2010

Postby stayway » Wed Feb 24, 2010 3:25 pm

beach_terror wrote:I doubt many people will be 100% sure until scholarship information starts arriving. That's what I'm waiting on. With Temple 20 minutes away, I hope they're giving out some solid aid this year. The tuition difference is 20k a year.


yeah. Pitt is giving me 14k a year. and in-state in 2L. ridiculous money along with cheap COL there is making me go nuts. I'm hoping Villanova can possibly match that.

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Re: Villanova 2010

Postby Kevin3960 » Sun Feb 28, 2010 6:39 pm

Nova is on spring break this week, do we expect admission decisions and scholly info to still come?

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Re: Villanova 2010

Postby persephone651 » Sun Feb 28, 2010 8:25 pm

Burger in a can wrote:
changeitup wrote:
Burger in a can wrote:I have officially lost interest in whether Villanova will ever make an admissions decision. Congratulations to everyone who has heard back, and good luck to everyone who has more patience than I do.


Yeah, this is the most frustrating wait for me out of any of the schools i've applied to. When did you go complete?


Early November.



i went complete early december. glad to hear im not the only one still waiting to hear something from them. they're the last school i need to hear from. very frustrating...

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Re: Villanova 2010

Postby SpencerPratt » Sun Feb 28, 2010 8:55 pm

persephone651 wrote:
Burger in a can wrote:
changeitup wrote:
Burger in a can wrote:I have officially lost interest in whether Villanova will ever make an admissions decision. Congratulations to everyone who has heard back, and good luck to everyone who has more patience than I do.


Yeah, this is the most frustrating wait for me out of any of the schools i've applied to. When did you go complete?


Early November.



i went complete early december. glad to hear im not the only one still waiting to hear something from them. they're the last school i need to hear from. very frustrating...


I went complete late September.

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Re: Villanova 2010

Postby tsk070 » Sun Feb 28, 2010 9:14 pm

Kevin3960 wrote:Nova is on spring break this week, do we expect admission decisions and scholly info to still come?

I would guess that the admissions office works through spring break.




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