UC Hastings - LEOP

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Re: UC Hastings - LEOP

Post by google » Mon Feb 02, 2009 3:20 am

Still pending at UC Hastings through LEOP. Submitted it in the first week of November.

No clue what's going on.

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Re: UC Hastings - LEOP

Post by azurebrunette » Mon Feb 02, 2009 3:35 am

LEOP people finish last.

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Re: UC Hastings - LEOP

Post by Amplified » Mon Feb 02, 2009 3:45 pm

Waiting as well. Applied in late Oct.

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Re: UC Hastings - LEOP

Post by OperaSoprano » Mon Feb 02, 2009 5:21 pm

LEOP Applicant here. I was told by a friendly adcom that our decisions will be forthcoming in March. If anyone has heard any additional intel, please share! 164 / 3.37 / Autism Spectrum

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Re: UC Hastings - LEOP

Post by Amplified » Wed Feb 04, 2009 4:56 pm

I was accepted today, but they said my offer didn't include participation in the LEOP program. Oh well, I'm happy either way.

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Re: UC Hastings - LEOP

Post by rvill7 » Wed Feb 04, 2009 5:14 pm

Amplified wrote:I was accepted today, but they said my offer didn't include participation in the LEOP program. Oh well, I'm happy either way.

Congrats!!!!


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Re: UC Hastings - LEOP

Post by Amplified » Wed Feb 04, 2009 5:16 pm

Thanks guys! We'll see how my cycle works out, but I'm very very serious about Hastings.

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Re: UC Hastings - LEOP

Post by leron » Wed Feb 04, 2009 5:21 pm

are you in la, amp? i've been stressing about the logistics of quitting my job and pulling off the move later this summer.

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Re: UC Hastings - LEOP

Post by OperaSoprano » Wed Feb 04, 2009 5:53 pm

Amplified wrote:I was accepted today, but they said my offer didn't include participation in the LEOP program. Oh well, I'm happy either way.
Serious congrats! If you don't mind my asking, were your numbers very far above median? You're so lucky the waiting is over for you!

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Re: UC Hastings - LEOP

Post by Amplified » Wed Feb 04, 2009 7:45 pm

leron wrote:are you in la, amp? i've been stressing about the logistics of quitting my job and pulling off the move later this summer.
Yes, I am. Moving to SF would be fun for me, but I'm a single guy with minimal stuff to bring up.

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Re: UC Hastings - LEOP

Post by leron » Wed Feb 04, 2009 7:55 pm

oh, yeah, it's going to be fun. i think i'll just craigslist all my furniture before i move.

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Re: UC Hastings - LEOP

Post by Amplified » Wed Feb 04, 2009 11:02 pm

You thinking of living in the Tower? I hear that space is limited and I'd want to. You can't reserve a spot until you fully commit, and I don't know when that's going to be for me.

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Re: UC Hastings - LEOP

Post by LACatholic » Sat Feb 07, 2009 5:31 pm

I received my admit letter today (although it was dated 01/22) ... with acceptance into the LEOP program. I called earlier in the week and was told that it would probably be in March but here I am :) I don't think I was an auto admit either (3.56/158)

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Re: UC Hastings - LEOP

Post by allenfa » Sat Feb 07, 2009 5:39 pm

LACatholic wrote:I received my admit letter today (although it was dated 01/22) ... with acceptance into the LEOP program. I called earlier in the week and was told that it would probably be in March but here I am :) I don't think I was an auto admit either (3.56/158)
Congratulations! When did you go complete?

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Re: UC Hastings - LEOP

Post by Amplified » Sun Feb 08, 2009 2:12 pm

LACatholic wrote:I received my admit letter today (although it was dated 01/22) ... with acceptance into the LEOP program. I called earlier in the week and was told that it would probably be in March but here I am :) I don't think I was an auto admit either (3.56/158)
Congrats!

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Re: UC Hastings - LEOP

Post by LACatholic » Sun Feb 08, 2009 5:27 pm

I went complete at the beginning of November.
allenfa wrote:
LACatholic wrote:I received my admit letter today (although it was dated 01/22) ... with acceptance into the LEOP program. I called earlier in the week and was told that it would probably be in March but here I am :) I don't think I was an auto admit either (3.56/158)
Congratulations! When did you go complete?

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Re: UC Hastings - LEOP

Post by toomuchcoffee » Sat Jan 02, 2010 5:39 am

Can anyone elaborate on significant adversity? can anyone give me some examples relating to significant adversity in terms of experiences of immigrants from developing nations? I'm seriously not trying to make myself sound like a victim when I'm not, it's just that "significant adversity" can be very subjective when you are evaluating yourself. Compared to upper middle class, private school caucasian kids, sure it can feel like I've faced significant adversity. But compared to an abused orphan whos parents died of HIV from a third world country, I've lived the life of a princess I guess.... I just want clarification, I don't want to apply to something I don't qualify for.

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Re: UC Hastings - LEOP

Post by Borhas » Sat Jan 02, 2010 6:02 am

toomuchcoffee wrote:Can anyone elaborate on significant adversity? can anyone give me some examples relating to significant adversity in terms of experiences of immigrants from developing nations? I'm seriously not trying to make myself sound like a victim when I'm not, it's just that "significant adversity" can be very subjective when you are evaluating yourself. Compared to upper middle class, private school caucasian kids, sure it can feel like I've faced significant adversity. But compared to an abused orphan whos parents died of HIV from a third world country, I've lived the life of a princess I guess.... I just want clarification, I don't want to apply to something I don't qualify for.
events in your life that have been severe and chronic enough to reduce your academic performance significantly. And let's define significant as a tier in law school rankings ie HYS T14 T30 T1 That's the standard I'd go by anyway.

I applied LEOP. It kind of sucks how long it will take for the decisions to come back out. I think LEOP applicants won't hear back until April, and I applied way back in October...
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Re: UC Hastings - LEOP

Post by OlderHopeful » Mon Jan 25, 2010 5:45 pm

Has April been the month LEOP students get their decisions? Or is this just a thought? Many of the deposits are due in April and not everyone has the money to thow around for deposits while still waiting for a decision. Can this process really be so cruel?
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toomuchcoffee wrote:Can anyone elaborate on significant adversity? can anyone give me some examples relating to significant adversity in terms of experiences of immigrants from developing nations? I'm seriously not trying to make myself sound like a victim when I'm not, it's just that "significant adversity" can be very subjective when you are evaluating yourself. Compared to upper middle class, private school caucasian kids, sure it can feel like I've faced significant adversity. But compared to an abused orphan whos parents died of HIV from a third world country, I've lived the life of a princess I guess.... I just want clarification, I don't want to apply to something I don't qualify for.
events in your life that have been severe and chronic enough to reduce your academic performance significantly. And let's definite significant as a tier in law school rankings ie HYS T14 T30 T1 That's the standard I'd go by anyway.

I applied LEOP. It kind of sucks how long it will take for the decisions to come back out. I think LEOP applicants won't hear back until April, and I applied way back in October...

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Re: UC Hastings - LEOP

Post by maybesheis » Thu Jan 28, 2010 3:26 pm

I got my acceptance letter today for LEOP (I applied early December), so not necessarily.

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Re: UC Hastings - LEOP

Post by km23 » Thu Jan 28, 2010 3:29 pm

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Re: UC Hastings - LEOP

Post by maybesheis » Fri Jan 29, 2010 12:44 pm

km23 wrote:
Amazing news! Congrats! What are your stats if you don't mind?! I am a bit worried because LSAC just received my updated transcript but it says it wasn't requested by Hastings. Could this be due to the fact that they already sent a decision? I showed A LOT of interest in this program.

Also, how did the letter look? lol
Thanks! 167/3.23. I've been out of undergrad for a couple of years, so I am hoping the program will help ease my transition back into school some. I'm very relieved to have heard back so soon because I was expecting a March/April decision too. Good luck!

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Re: UC Hastings - LEOP

Post by 2013esq » Sat Feb 06, 2010 3:02 pm

Accepted to LEOP!!!!!!! Received letter 2/3 - it was dated 2/2.

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