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Anyone still waiting for a decision?

I'm in advanced standing category and wondering if they normally process this category at the very last, or maybe I'm simply forgotten... I did my French interview at the beginning of this March and haven't heard any news since then.

I'm a re-applicant. Last year I did the French interview on March 30 and was rejected 6 days later. So I assume "no news is good news"?

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Accepted off the waitlist this afternoon!

CGPA upon applying: 3.45, CGPA after spring semester: 3.44, CGPA after winter semester: 3.50

McGill Applicant

LSAT: 160

Good ECs, Good PS, Good LORs, Diversity factor

For those interested in the waitlist:

Sent in a LOC 4 weeks after receiving waitlist letter. 

Updated Resume a few days after receiving letter. 

Edited by rck

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Had a good cry this morning when I got the email that I've been accepted off of the waitlist! 

CGPA 3.63; LSAT 160

Great ECs and PS, and excellent LORs

Submitted my LOCI on 18 June, exactly a month after hearing I was on the waitlist. Didn't send an updated resume. 

Best of luck to those of you still waiting to hear, and soooo excited to meet all of you in September! :-D



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14 minutes ago, rachelzanebutalawyer said:

Even though McGill doesn't require it, if you have a poor lsat score, does this practically disqualify your application from being considered for admission?

If you rewrite and get a substantially better score, they may weight less the first write. However, they average scores. If you've written it, it is considered as a part of your application. If not, it neither hurts nor helps you.

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