Santa Cruz 'Admits' Thousands Who Didn't Apply

March 18, 2016

Thousands of high school students in Maryland, Virginia and Washington, D.C., received email from the University of California at Santa Cruz this week congratulating them on being admitted. But The Washington Post noted that these students never applied. The university sent acceptance emails to thousands who were on a list of admissions prospects, not actual applicants.

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