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More on Application Numbers

Yesterday’s post focused on articles commenting on the increase in application numbers at top-ranked institutions.  The Philadelphia Inquirer also published an article on application increases at colleges and universities in the area.  One interesting note with this article is that the University of Pennsylvania saw a 22 percent increase in applications from California.  While Swathmore […]

The New California Public Higher Education System

It all began last month with news that the University of California’s Board of Regents voted to raise tuition by 32% next fall.  An article in the NY Times illustrated how hundreds of student protesters voiced concerns regarding the tuition increase.  Students commented on how the increase will affect the diversity on campus, especially since […]