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Stanford’s Class of 2025 Breaks Admissions Records

Stanford’s Class of 2025 Breaks Admissions Records

According to The Stanford Daily, Stanford’s admit rate dropped to a record low of 3.95%. Last year’s admit rate was 5.19%. The school received 55,471 applications, the most they have ever received, and 2,190 of those students received offers of admission. Stanford’s...
Court Rules in Favor of UNC in Affirmative Action Case

Court Rules in Favor of UNC in Affirmative Action Case

On October 18th, a federal judge ruled in favor of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in an affirmative action case. The Students for Fair Admissions, or SFFA, had sued UNC in a string of lawsuits against universities for their allegedly discriminatory...
How to Start a Club: Tips from a Dartmouth Student

How to Start a Club: Tips from a Dartmouth Student

How to Start a Club: Tips from a Dartmouth Student Both high schools and colleges are home to a lively community of extracurricular activities, catering to a host of niches and interests. Dartmouth has over 160 student organizations and Harvard has 450! Even with such...
University Rankings: Which One Should You Choose?

University Rankings: Which One Should You Choose?

University Rankings: Which One Should You Choose? While most people refer to US News and World Report when searching for college ranking lists, you might have seen some drastically different college rankings across the internet and wondered: why are they so different?...
The Creative UChicago Supplement Prompts

The Creative UChicago Supplement Prompts

As you start to research and write college supplemental essays, you’ll notice most prompts are pretty similar. Why do you want to attend this school? What are your academic goals and how will you pursue them? Describe a moment of failure and what you learned from it....
The New Norm for the College Application Process

The New Norm for the College Application Process

UPenn has welcomed a new dean of admissions, who is committed to expanding “existing initiatives” for the Ivy League school’s admissions process. Whitney Soule’s goal is to create additional opportunities for students to strengthen their applications in light of...