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Admissions Cycle with Covid Climate Considered?

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Hi,

I've been lurking law student forums for a long time and have been wondering about what people here think in regards to how the covid climate will impact Robson Hall's 2021 admission cycle. I'm an out of province applicant who has a 3.38 AGPA & a 164 lsat app which I sent out in early September. My stats leave me with an index of 74.22. I believe I saw in a 2020 accepted post that last year someone with a nearly identical index score was accepted off of the waitlist from position #52. I know that I am bordering being accepted & am also preparing to boost my gpa with additional undergrad courses should I be rejected. I guess I'll have to wait until March for the waitlist to be released to be able to assess my chances, but I would appreciate hearing your feedback on how you think Robson Hall's 2021 admissions cycle will be impacted by the covid climate.

 

Cheers,

RobsonHallHopeful

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I think most changes with covid will balance out to make it a normal year. You have really good stats (every year people with a lower index  score have gotten in), I'm sure you'll be fine. :)

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On 11/12/2020 at 12:51 PM, RobsonHallHopeful said:

Hi,

I've been lurking law student forums for a long time and have been wondering about what people here think in regards to how the covid climate will impact Robson Hall's 2021 admission cycle. I'm an out of province applicant who has a 3.38 AGPA & a 164 lsat app which I sent out in early September. My stats leave me with an index of 74.22. I believe I saw in a 2020 accepted post that last year someone with a nearly identical index score was accepted off of the waitlist from position #52. I know that I am bordering being accepted & am also preparing to boost my gpa with additional undergrad courses should I be rejected. I guess I'll have to wait until March for the waitlist to be released to be able to assess my chances, but I would appreciate hearing your feedback on how you think Robson Hall's 2021 admissions cycle will be impacted by the covid climate.

 

Cheers,

RobsonHallHopeful

Hey, I'm in the same boat as your. I was really worried about this as well, as I don't know about Manitoba but in Ontario almost 50% more people have applied to law schools than 2019, according to Osgoode and Western numbers. My index score is similar to yours as well it's about 75.3%, hopefully being an out the province applicant doesn't hinder our chances. Are you applying through Individual consideration category or regular ? Also goodluck to you for your application bcz this process is really daunting :) 

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