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Topic: Regular Decision

Brown admits record-low 5.4 percent of applicants to the class of 2025

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Brown admits record-low 5.4 percent of applicants to the class of 2025

April 6, 2021 5 comments

The University extended offers of admission to 1,652 students tonight, bringing this year’s overall acceptance rate to a record-low of 5.4 percent, according to Dean of Admissions Logan Powell.

The Bruno Brief: a glimpse behind the scenes of Brown admissions

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The Bruno Brief: a glimpse behind the scenes of Brown admissions

April 4, 2021 0 comments

In this week’s episode of The Bruno Brief, we peel back the curtain on Brown admissions during the COVID-19 pandemic. We talk to Senior Staff Writer Will Kubzansky, who spoke with two University admissions committees about how life has changed during a year of unprecedented applicant numbers and a public health crisis. 

Spontaneous Facetimes, Zoom silences and broken records: Admission officers describe creating next year’s class from home

Features, News, University News

Spontaneous Facetimes, Zoom silences and broken records: Admission officers describe creating next year’s class from home

April 1, 2021 0 comments

Admission officers make the case to high schoolers as to why they should apply to the University. The grueling work all serves a larger goal: attracting, admitting and yielding an incoming first-year class.

University sees record-high number of applicants for Class of 2025

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University sees record-high number of applicants for Class of 2025

January 21, 2021 1 comment

Applications to the University reached an all-time high for the class of 2025, exceeding last year’s total by nearly 10,000 students, Dean of Admission Logan Powell told The Herald.

De Padova ’24: The unfair advantage of applying early decision

Columns, Opinions

De Padova ’24: The unfair advantage of applying early decision

October 15, 2020 0 comments

As we move further into fall, many people look forward to apple orchards, hayrides and Halloween. But for high school seniors around the world, it’s the day after Oct. 31 that they have circled on their calendars. On Nov. 1, scores of hopeful Brunonians will submit their Early Decision applications.

High school seniors Kristen Quesada and Haley Damon filmed reaction videos that captured their acceptances.

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In midst of COVID-19 pandemic, accepted students react to admissions decisions

March 31, 2020 Comments are Disabled

As the economy suffers and schools close in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, last week proved at least one constant: it still feels pretty good to get an acceptance letter from Brown.

Brown admits 6.9 percent of applicants amid COVID-19 crisis

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Brown admits 6.9 percent of applicants amid COVID-19 crisis

March 26, 2020 3 comments

The University admitted 1,732 students to the class of 2024, bringing this year’s overall acceptance rate to 6.9 percent, according to Dean of Admission Logan Powell.

Applications drop 5 percent for class of 2024

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Applications drop 5 percent for class of 2024

January 23, 2020 Comments are Disabled

The University’s total applicant pool for the class of 2024 dropped five percent from the class of 2023, marking the first drop in applicants since the class of 2016, said Dean of Admissions Logan Powell. A total of 36,592 students applied this year, Powell said, as opposed to the 38,674 […]

University accepts record-low 6.6 percent of applicants to class of 2023

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University accepts record-low 6.6 percent of applicants to class of 2023

April 1, 2019 Comments are Disabled

The University admitted 1,782 students to the class of 2023 Thursday, bringing the overall acceptance rate to a record-low 6.6 percent, according to Dean of Admission Logan Powell.

Applications rise by 8 percent for class of 2022

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Applications rise by 8 percent for class of 2022

January 24, 2018 8 comments

The University received a record-high 35,368 applicants for the class of 2022, according to Dean of Admission Logan Powell.