The Danger of Vague Test Optional Policies

Let’s discuss the elephant in the college-application-process’ room: while standardized testing has long proved a barrier for minority students, this mid-pandemic limbo is not abating any concerns. Students applying to colleges, especially reach schools, typically know to not take any comforting words at face value. And for that very reason, the ambiguity and incongruence between […]

Colleges Should Follow University of Chicago in Getting Rid Of The SAT/ACT

Introduction The University of Chicago has recently made public certain changes to their admissions process that will affect the class of 2023. Though several small liberal arts colleges have already done so, University of Chicago has become the first research university to not require SAT/ACT scores for students’ applications. This decision has been made in […]