ABA gives law schools the go-ahead to use GRE

About one-third of law schools already accept it. Will the rest now follow suit?

Former dean at Temple convicted in rankings scandal

A jury took less than an hour to find him guilty in case that embarrassed the university and the rankings industry.

Early signs are positive for admissions in 2021-22

Through mid-November, applications are up, the Common Application finds. Of early applicants, there is only a modest increase in submitting test scores.

Survey offers ways colleges can recruit first-generation students

They are among the most price-sensitive students around, survey finds.

High school students and counselors are burned out

Frustrations have not disappeared at schools that are open but changed by the pandemic.

College enrollments continue to drop this fall

Experts hoped college enrollments would rebound this fall. New data show that while selective institutions have seen their numbers recover, most others continue to struggle.


Survey asks if applicants are truthful about race

Some college applicants do lie about their race, survey finds.

Unions may have a new target: admissions workers

In wake of Hamilton College vote for collective bargaining, will other admissions offices see unions form?

Graduate enrollment grew in 2020 despite pandemic

Enrollments rose in fall 2020 despite big drops in incoming international students. Gains among part-time and underrepresented minority students helped fuel the increase.


Hamilton College's admissions workers unionize

Student workers in Hamilton College’s admissions office win bid for collective bargaining. The union is the first of its kind.


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