We’ve done so many posts about UMass acquiring the Southern
Poverty Law Center New England School of Law that I actually thought people were paying attention.
I was wrong.
The ABA Journal reports:
More than 400 students have applied at the new law school at Dartmouth,
There’s more to that sentence but I had to stop right there to dry my crying eyes…
Less than half of the desperate people who applied to UMass Law actually got in. The Boston Herald reports:
127 of those have been enrolled…
The school says about two-thirds of those committed to attending this fall are Massachusetts residents, and 23 attended UMass campuses as undergraduate students.
And it’s going to get worse next year:
The school says it has also received more than 1,000 inquires from students interested in enrolling in September 2011.
I just thought you’d like to know how many people out there would kill for your job.
Earlier: Prior ATL coverage of UMass Law