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Sep 28, 2016
City U of New York, Bowdoin and Trinity of Connecticut all move this month to drop the charges for low-income applicants.

Surveys

Highlights: fewer colleges meeting targets for this year, a higher bar for Asians, skepticism about new standardized writing tests and a new application, mixed feelings on Hillary Clinton’s college plan and applicants’ criminal records.

Booklets

"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.

Archive

January 17, 2007
Major ad campaign aims to give low-income, first-generation students more information on getting into and paying for college.
January 10, 2007
U. of Kansas says statewide admissions standards hurt retention, but formulas seen as assuring access in line with open admissions legacy.
January 2, 2007
Federal appeals panel finds no reason to delay Michigan measure or let universities finish year with old policies.
December 20, 2006
Court allows Michigan universities to finish their admissions cycles with current policies, but questions remain about future legal action.
December 12, 2006
Flawed reports about the admissions practices of elite universities -- and higher education's defensive response to them -- don't help improve access, John V. Lombardi writes.
December 6, 2006
Wayne State law professors will vote on new admissions approach after Michigan nixed affirmative action. Are they being creative or evasive?
December 5, 2006
Justices grill school lawyers over integration measures but give no indication court plans to revisit Michigan affirmative action decisions.
December 1, 2006
With "unit records" database in doubt, Education Department explores huge expansion of core system for tracking colleges and students.
December 1, 2006
Petitions and planned protests object to an admissions change that might attract applicants and a higher U.S. News ranking.
November 28, 2006
After referendum voted down use of race, U. of Michigan talked about suing. Weeks later, it's talking about carrying out the measure.

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