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Hi Everyone!

Just wondering what my chances are for admission into Ontario law schools and this OLSAS conversion chart is ruining my life. My U of T transcript has my overall CGPA as a 3.65 but checking the table and the online predictor it varies between 3.61-3.63. (I counted summer school).

Olsas table CGPA: 3.61, Online admissions predictor: 3.63, LSAT: 159.  

I know my GPA and LSAT aren't amazing but they are both pretty decent, just below the competitive level I guess. I'm doing a double major and I also only took the LSAT once. 

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1 hour ago, accesstojustice said:

this OLSAS conversion chart is ruining my life. 

Just relax. 

Honestly, I was kind of in the same boat before of worrying about the OLSAS conversion but what is done is done. 

Given my stats are slightly lower, but I've come to accept whatever happens, happens. 

Stressing about things you cannot control will only make you go crazy in the long run. 

*Just wanted to add, best of luck!

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14 minutes ago, FVV23 said:

Just relax. 

Honestly, I was kind of in the same boat before of worrying about the OLSAS conversion but what is done is done. 

Given my stats are slightly lower, but I've come to accept whatever happens, happens. 

Stressing about things you cannot control will only make you go crazy in the long run. 

*Just wanted to add, best of luck!

Thank you, ya I'm going to try not to let it stress me out. I guess we are all in the same boat LOL best of luck  to you too!

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alright chances at some schools, not so great chances at others

alright chances at Ottawa, Windsor, Ryerson, Lakehead 

not so great chances for U of T, oz, western, queens 

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From previous year threads and experiences of close friends, you have a good shot later in the cycle at places like Western & Queens. I know people that got into Queens with same GPA and lower LSAT. Be confident. 

We have no idea how Ryerson admissions will work so if someone says you have "good chances" they don't know what they're talking about. 

I could be wrong, but I really don't think that a .02 deviation between U of T transcript and OLSAS will have any sort of impact on your chances. Stay calm...those acceptance will come when they come!

 

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Just now, Boundless said:

From previous year threads and experiences of close friends, you have a good shot later in the cycle at places like Western & Queens. I know people that got into Queens with same GPA and lower LSAT. Be confident. 

We have no idea how Ryerson admissions will work so if someone says you have "good chances" they don't know what they're talking about. 

I could be wrong, but I really don't think that a .02 deviation between U of T transcript and OLSAS will have any sort of impact on your chances. Stay calm...those acceptance will come when they come!

 

Thank you, sounds good! ☺️ I feel a lot better now that the OLSAS gpa is released because my original calculation was a .04 deviation. 

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55 minutes ago, accesstojustice said:

my L2 is 3.64 and my B2 is 3.75

You these you have an okay shot at Queens/Western in later rounds (closer to the summer if you do get in). Considering you've only written the LSAT once, if you're able to write it again and confident that you can increase your score by three points, you would be much more competitive at those schools.

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