The Week in Admissions News

FAFSA renewals drop; another parent pleads guilty; limits on OPT program; gap year worries.

June 1, 2020
  • The number of students filing a Free Application for Federal Student Aid is still down from this time last year.
  • A Pennsylvania man agreed to plead guilty to one count of conspiracy to commit mail fraud and honest services mail fraud Tuesday, in connection with his efforts to win admission for his daughter to Georgetown University.
  • The Trump administration is reportedly considering temporary restrictions on a program that lets more than 200,000 international students stay in the U.S. and work after they graduate.
  • More students are looking at delaying their enrollment in college. What effect will that have on educational outcomes?


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