Topic: Admissions

University places 14th on U.S. News ranking

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University places 14th on U.S. News ranking

September 24, 2017 0 comments

U.S. News and World Report ranked Brown as number 14 on its list of best national universities for the third year in a row.

ADOCH welcomes pre-frosh to campus

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ADOCH welcomes pre-frosh to campus

April 19, 2017 0 comments

Around 1,000 students from around the world greeted their hosts on the Main Green at the start of A Day on College Hill Tuesday afternoon.

Class of 2021 applicant profile

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Class of 2021 applicant profile

March 21, 2017 0 comments

The University received a total of 32,699 applications for the class of 2021, according to Dean of Admission Logan Powell.

Op-eds, Opinions

Powell: Recent columns misconstrue admissions process

February 15, 2017 0 comments

Recent opinion pieces in The Herald have made assumptions about the University’s admission process and the priorities we emphasize.

Columns, Opinions

Colby ’20: Equal admission rates for all

January 26, 2017 0 comments

For some applicants, their high school’s name has already dramatically increased their chances of admission.

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Kumar ’17: The unequal equalizer

January 24, 2017 0 comments

What’s the point of college? On my final first day of class as an undergraduate, this question looms at the top of my mind.

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Campbell ’18: Aggressive recruitment can’t offset limited aid

January 24, 2017 0 comments

Three and a half years ago, Elisha Anderson ’98, former associate director of college admission, visited my high school.

Columns

Savello ’18: Gender should play no role in admissions

December 4, 2016 0 comments

This December, as early decision admission results loom, it’s important to consider the methodology that goes into accepting students to Brown.

Poll finds correlation between SAT scores, area of study

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Poll finds correlation between SAT scores, area of study

November 7, 2016 0 comments

The SAT continues to play a significant role in college admission as high school students aim to gain entrance to their dream colleges.

International students navigate need-aware policy

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International students navigate need-aware policy

October 3, 2016 0 comments

This fall, 33 out of 1,691 first-years stepped on campus with a relatively uncommon label: international students on University financial aid.