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by nchrpmn
Wed Jun 10, 2020 9:38 pm
Forum: Application Process
Topic: What are my chances? At 32 years old, Should I try to go to law-school. Please give me your honest feedback.
Replies: 52
Views: 3885

Re: What are my chances? At 32 years old, Should I try to go to law-school. Please give me your honest feedback.

I highly doubt I will receive a scholarship or some sort off offer. It just seems unlikely based off my GPA. Maybe I am wrong? Another issue: I am 32 and will by 33 next spring. It seems like the time for this decision has past and I would be in a disadvantage. My GPA was not as good as it SHOULD h...
by nchrpmn
Thu Jun 04, 2020 6:35 pm
Forum: Under Represented Minority (URM) Admissions
Topic: Pacific Islander Applicant
Replies: 6
Views: 739

Re: Pacific Islander Applicant

but box-checking is done for reporting purposes. iirc, only african americans, native americans, mexicans, and puerto ricans are considered URMs for admission purposes. How do you know this? Since race/ethnicity statistics only say "Hispanic," why would other Latin American countries not fall under...
by nchrpmn
Wed Jun 03, 2020 7:40 pm
Forum: Under Represented Minority (URM) Admissions
Topic: Pacific Islander Applicant
Replies: 6
Views: 739

Pacific Islander Applicant

I was wondering how being a pacific islander (Guam) is treated in URM admissions. Since I'm Guamanian, I'm both a Pacific Islander and Hispanic. I've seen some sites saying that pacific islanders are treated like Asian-American applicants, and I've seen others saying they're treated like Native Amer...