SocratesPost is always on the frontlines scouring the news for relevant updates in the college admissions landscape. We look for anything that can help shape our understanding of the latest trends in admissions and help our readers see the direction in which we’re moving.
Questions we explored this week:
The University of California is getting sued for unfair admission practices. What exactly is behind this?
Cha-ching! This Ivy League school just got a big chunk of money. Which one is it and what is it for?
Bye-bye tests: These three schools recently eliminated the SAT/ACT. Where are they?
December 10, 2019 — SAT and ACTs help the rich
Public Counsel is suing the UCs for using SATs and ACTs as an admission criteria. They allege that those tests give unfair advantages to richer families...