Topic: Brown Promise

University yield rate hits record high

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University yield rate hits record high

October 10, 2019 9 comments

The yield rate for the class of 2023 — the percentage of accepted students who enrolled at the University — reached a record-high 62.3 percent, said Dean of Admission Logan Powell.

University sees record-high number of applicants for Class of 2023

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University sees record-high number of applicants for Class of 2023

January 22, 2019 1 comment

The University received 38,640 applications for the Class of 2023 — the most in its history, according to Dean of Admission Logan Powell.

University accepts record low 18 percent of early decision applicants

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University accepts record low 18 percent of early decision applicants

December 13, 2018 12 comments

The University admitted 18 percent of early decision applicants to the class of 2023, marking the lowest early decision acceptance rate in the University’s history, according to Dean of Admission Logan Powell.

At the Brown University Community Council meeting, Dean of Admission Logan Powell noted that the number of early applicants who applied for financial aid increased by 11 percent this year as compared to the previous year.

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Early decision applications surge for Class of 2023

November 13, 2018 1 comment

Dean of Admission Logan Powell presented statistics on the early decision applicants for the class of 2023 in light of the University’s Nov. 1 deadline at yesterday’s Brown University Community Council meeting.

Evaluators praised the University’s undergraduate education, Brown Promise and diversity initiatives while criticizing its lack of focus on graduate programs and management of financial resources.

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University receives official re-accreditation

November 11, 2018 0 comments

The University officially received re-accreditation from the New England Commission of Higher Education last month, wrote President Christina Paxson P’19 in a Today@Brown announcement Oct. 31.

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Foster ’19: A second Brown Promise

April 24, 2018 0 comments

In 2017, the University undertook a massive fundraising campaign to remove financial barriers to accessing a Brown education.

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Editorial: Ensuring transparency in BrownTogether

February 16, 2018 0 comments

On Jan. 4, the University announced that it had successfully raised more than half of its BrownTogether fundraising goal, collecting over $1.64 billion since the campaign’s official launch in fall 2015.

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University reaches $30 million fundraising goal for Brown Promise

December 7, 2017 3 comments

The University has reached its $30 million fundraising goal to carry out “The Brown Promise: The Future of Financial Aid at Brown”.

Peer schools contextualize ‘Brown Promise’

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Peer schools contextualize ‘Brown Promise’

October 29, 2017 0 comments

The University is not the first of its peers to implement such a policy.

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Paxson outlines University responses to crises

October 3, 2017 0 comments

President Christina Paxson P’19 outlined the University’s response to the hurricane in Puerto Rico and other recent crises at the faculty meeting Tuesday.