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Sep 26, 2016
American colleges and universities can't count on ever-increasing numbers of international students, panelists warn.

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

November 14, 2006
Loss of control. Anxiety. Questioning of purpose. Rejection. Reviewers of college applications seem to have much in common with applicants.
November 13, 2006
College Board admits test-prep can boost writing scores, suggests complaints about test length will get no relief.
November 10, 2006
Investigative article in Washington Post suggests university is admitting and coddling underachieving students.
November 9, 2006
Strapped for cash to pay for faculty and constrained by lawmakers from raising tuition, president of U. of Florida devises a $1,000 academic “charge.”
November 9, 2006
U. of Michigan considers legal challenge to referendum -- while others focus on stopping states from adopting similar ballot measures.
November 8, 2006
Three years after Supreme Court upheld consideration of race by flagship university, voters decide otherwise.
November 6, 2006
California ruling that state's broad definition of disabilities applies could provide more help to test takers with disabilities.
November 6, 2006

In the early 1990s, the then-presidents of Oberlin College and Stanford University floated the idea that the standard time for an undergraduate degree might be better at three years instead of four. The idea went nowhere -- at least in the United States.

November 2, 2006
Towson University, facing a gender gap, starts admissions program for those with high SAT scores and lower grades.
November 1, 2006
Post-9/11 decline finally appears to be reversed, due in large part to big increases from China and India.

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