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The Secrets of Law School Admission

The secrets of law school admission game can mean the difference between a letter of admittance and a rejection.  To state the blindingly obvious, gaining admittance to the law school of your choice can be a tough, competitive process, so

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Life on the Law School Wait List

“We wait. We are bored. (He throws up his hand.) No, don’t protest, we are bored to death, there’s no denying it.”
– Samuel Beckett, Waiting for Godot

There’s no doubt that waiting is one of the toughest things to …

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Obama 1, LSAT 0

Can a top LSAT score get you into a top ranked law school? Help you become the president of the Harvard Law Review? Get you elected to the most powerful position in the western world? It certainly can’t hurt!

I …

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How Do law Schools View Multiple LSAT scores?

You are trying to figure out how each of the law schools to which you are thinking of applying will view your multiple LSAT scores.  There is no set standard for this and you will need to research it …

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Applying to Law School? Stressed? Find help here…

You’re carrying a full class load and studying extra hours to keep that GPA up and score well on the LSAT. You’re involved in community/volunteer service and extracurricular activities, finals are coming up, you have a part-time job that’s …

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Accepted to Law School? Time for the Campus Visit!

You have narrowed it down to two or three acceptances and have decided that you want to visit the campuses before you make your final decision.  My first suggestion is that you try and plan your trip sooner rather than …

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Accepted! Now What?

So the acceptance letter has come and gone, and the buzz and excitement is now turning to a bit of apprehension and anxiety.  Majority of 1L’s feel this way around the August and September months of their 1L year.…

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Law School Selection: Location, Location, Location! Why Geography Matters

“Location, location, location!” That’s what many realtors will tell you when you’re trying to determine which of several prospective homes will provide the most re-sale value over time. Simply put, a particular home in one location may end up being …

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Law School Selection: Financial Aid & Scholarships

Paying for law school—do you want the good news or bad news first? OK, here’s the good news—there’s plenty of money out there. The bad news—you’ll probably have to pay it all back. For you econ majors that’s called

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Law School Spotlight on: The Personal Statement – How They Help (or Hurt) Your Apps.

This is a continuing series of blogs from our team of Admissions Consultants here at Kaplan Test Prep & Admissions, showcasing various facets of a candidate’s law school application. For the next few weeks, we’ll be focusing extensively on the …

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