Oct 02, 2015
At admissions meeting, high school counselors say a common practice is out of control and deans who abandoned the practice are cheered.


Sept. 18, 2014: Inside Higher Ed's 2014 2014 Survey of College and University Admissions Officers explored the perspectives and opinions of campus admissions and enrollment leaders on a range of pressing issues. Download a copy of the survey report here.

The survey was conducted in conjunction with researchers from Gallup. Inside Higher Ed regularly surveys key higher ed professionals on a range of topics.

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The Inside Higher Ed survey of admissions directors was made possible in part by advertising from ELS Educational Services, Jenzabar, Liaison International, and Perceptive Software.


"Recruiting International Students" is Inside Higher Ed's new print-on-demand compilation of articles.

The booklet features articles about trends, debates and strategies of a range of institutions.

The compilation is free and you may download a copy here.

Inside Higher Ed will present a free webinar on Thursday, August 27, at 2 p.m. Eastern, about the themes of the booklet.

Please click here here to register or find out more.

The publication of this booklet was made possible in part by the advertising support of ETS.


October 26, 2006
Changes in store for admissions test used by law schools.
October 26, 2006
You've read the news about the shifts in early admission programs. Now David Galef explores some possible "alternatives."
October 23, 2006

The University of California's Santa Cruz campus has long had a reputation as a counterculture institution that prides itself on being different from the system's other campuses.  But when the campus unveiled the final draft of its plan on Wednesday that projected increasing student enrollment from 14,000 to more than 20,000 and adding 3.2 million gross feet of building space by 2020, students protested over that and a wide range of other issues at a Board of Regents meeting,

October 19, 2006
Think recent announcements mean Harvard, Princeton and Virginia applicants will learn their fates together? One group will still apply, and find out, early.
October 17, 2006
With referendum approaching, critics release admissions data showing gaps by race at U. of Michigan, which says numbers are distorted.
October 17, 2006
U.S. News endorses Carnegie Classifications -- so colleges worried about the magazine must appeal to the foundation to change listings.
October 17, 2006
Data theft is not the only way a federal plan to track students could rob them of privacy, Bernard Fryshman warns.
October 12, 2006
On questions of early decision, the SAT, merit scholarships and more, professors need to get educated and involved, writes Andrew Delbanco.
October 11, 2006
Dickinson College urges students to participate in fewer activities – but to do them better.
October 11, 2006
Growing guide series abandons practice of giving colleges choice of paying to include their views or publishing blank pages about them.


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