Bridget Kelly
Record number of apps for Class of 2007

The undergraduate admissions office received about 17,000 regular decision applications this year, over 1,500 more than last year and Yale’s largest number of applications ever. […]

Princeton refuses to release early decision admit numbers

Likening the early admissions process to a sporting event, Princeton University Dean of Admission Fred Hargadon broke with recent Ivy League policy and declined to […]

Two win scholarships in Great Britain

This article has been corrected. You may view this article’s correction here. Margaret Ebert ’03 and Simon Rodberg ’00 will both head to the United […]

Admit site gets 2,300 visitors

Months after Princeton admissions officials broke into Yale’s online admissions Web site, more than 2,300 Yale applicants logged into a newly secured Web site in […]

Yale accepts 557 early for Class of ’07

A month and a half after announcing that it will switch to a nonbinding early action policy this fall, the Yale admissions office filled 43 […]

University recruiter visits Africa

While Miss World contestants were visiting in Nigeria, Peter Chemery of the admissions office was visiting secondary schools in seven other African countries. Chemery traveled […]

Ivies see surge in early applicants

In line with the increasing national popularity of early decision and early action programs, the number of applicants to most Ivy League schools rose this […]

Court to hear Mich. affirmative action cases

For the first time since 1978, the U.S. Supreme Court announced Monday that it would revisit the issue of affirmative action in college admissions by […]

Recruiting spurs rise in early apps

In recent years, early decision applications to Yale have increased steadily, remaining consistent with national trends. But in the last two years, the University has […]

Yale stops funding for study in Israel

With rising tensions in the Middle East, students wishing to study abroad in Israel this year will have to do it on their own — […]

EA policy violates NACAC compact

The early action policy Yale will adopt beginning with the Class of 2008, which prohibits students from applying elsewhere, violates a policy set by the […]