University | 8:51 pm | March 29, 2013 | By Amy Wang

Ivies, Stanford, MIT post record-low admit rates

Yale Admissions Office

It’s that time of year again — several colleges released their admissions decisions this week, sending hundreds of thousands of anxious high school students into either incredible elation or crushing disappointment. Seven out of the eight Ivy League schools posted all-time low acceptance rates for the class of 2017 yesterday, making for the most competitive »

University | 10:29 pm | November 13, 2012 | By Amy Wang

Three Ivies release early application numbers

The University of Pennsylvania saw a record number of early applications this year.

Dartmouth, Brown and the University of Pennsylvania have all released their early application numbers for the Class of 2017. The University of Pennsylvania saw its early applicant pool reach an all-time high, with 4,780 students applying, up 5.6 percent from last year. Brown’s early applicant pool rose about 1 percent, reaching a record number of »