First off, it merits saying that your fee waivers are actually fee waiver … Get some work experience. Fee waivers from top schools I received multiple fee waivers from schools in the T-14. Best part of the trip was talking to Admissions teams. These interactions varied from having a tangible impact on my app (UVA and WashU) to awkward and in one case downright rude. Jonathan W S Starter Alum Member. I wouldn't be expecting one if I hadn't received waivers from the other T14s. Montana has a state veteran tuition waiver. I asked the rest of the T16 (except for HYS Berkeley Penn and NW) and received positive replies from Michigan, Georgetown, Duke, UVA, and UCLA but Cornell Columbia NYU and Chicago seem to hate me : HYS are out. Columbia loves high LSAT scores, but even if you got in, it would be at sticker. Should I get excited by these waiver… Good luck! It's strange because aside from HYS and Berkeley, U of Chicago is the only T14 that hasn't sent me a fee waiver. Generally, fee waivers are only given to students and families who qualify. I got an unsolicited fee waiver from Vanderbilt and Wustl after the February test last year even though I wasn't applying till this cycle so I know some just below T14 schools keep giving fee waivers. December 2017 35 karma. Instructions for submitting the serial number online can be found under How to Qualify for College Application Fee Waivers. How about you? • Only current, official ACT Fee Waivers may be used. Got a lot of fee waivers but quite a bit of the T14 weren't giving them out yet. So eligible. Better to attend a lower-ranked school with merit … This can include international students as well. • Each waiver has a serial number printed in the top-right corner. Agree with Demo. Maybe you are one who didn't qualify for LSAC's fee waiving system, but hopefully you can save money this way! If you are worried about applications and the costs associated, do feel free to email the schools individually to see if you can get a fee waiver for either the application fee or the CAS fee or both. Request application fee waivers and apply broadly; see what happens. However, my lsat score is a 161. If a veteran meets all of the eligibility requirements, they can get a waiver of registration and incidental fees. Your fee waiver email makes complete sense with those numbers. For: Fee waiver rules for the trial courts, read rules 3.50 through 3.58. A fee waiver (merit-based scholarship), namely the Dean’s Graduate Award at NYU. The California Rules of Court also deal with fee waivers. Hi Dave, I wrote the LSAT last December, and I received some fee waivers from T14 schools. Fee waiver rules in the Court of Appeal, read rules 8.26, 8.100, 8.122, and 8.128. @stepharizona said: Yeah beware of number inflation (thats the term @deansr) aka sending out fee waivers to people they would not admit to increase the size of application pool and on the other end of the spectrum you have yield protection, where people with great numbers get WL or denied to protect them from having applicants withdraw.. The California laws about fee waivers are in the Government Code, sections 68630 through 68641. However, my lsat score is a 161. Read on to learn whether you're eligible! Hey y'all. I have a 173 and 3.96/4.00 non US UGPA but the only t14 unsolicited fee waiver I received was from Penn with a 172 (a few months back, that too). Submitting Forms • Fee waivers are valid through August 31 each year. 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