Mom’s Priceless Reaction to Daughter’s Acceptance to Law School Touches Hearts

Our parents have always been the happiest people whenever we achieve something that will surely make our hearts full. On Twitter, a mom recently went viral for her priceless reaction upon finding out that her daughter has been accepted to law school with an annual scholarship of $40,ooo.

“If you need to see a little black joy, please watch my moms reaction when I told her I got into law school with a $40,000 annual scholarship,” Twitter user Melinda Oliver (@ladyfromdalou) captioned the video she uploaded on the popular microblogging site.

The video of the priceless mother-daughter moment shows how the mom initially got shocked, took a glanced on the paper  anew, and jump in joy as she welcomes the good news.

The clip touched a lot of hearts online; getting more than 1.8 million favorites and over 17 million views, as of writing.


Attaching the letter sent to her, it was clearly stated that she got a scholarship at DePaul University College of Law with “no GPA requirement to renew the award.”

“I am delighted to inform you that the admission committee, having reviewed and evaluated your academic accomplishments, personal achievements and potential for legal studies, has accepted you for admission to the Full Time Day program at DePaul University College of Law,” read the letter.

“In addition, I am thrilled to inform you that, in recognition of your achievements, personal qualities and potential to contribute to the DePaul Community, the College of Law will award you a Dean’s Scholarship in the amount of $40,000 for the 2020-2021 academic year. This award is guaranteed in the same amount for your two remaining academic years provided that you are enrolled as a Full Time Day student in good academic standing. There is no GPA requirement to renew this award,” it further stated.

Certainly a good news worth celebrating for! Congratulations, Melinda and mom!