Emily Wanger
Early admissions back at Harvard, Princeton

Harvard and Princeton will rejoin Yale next fall by offering an early admissions program for students applying to the class of 2016. Experts attributed the […]

Princeton also gets early admissions back

Apparently it’s not just Harvard. Ten minutes after the Crimson reported that Harvard is planning to reinstate early action for the class of 2016, the […]

Early action returns to Harvard

Harvard has decided to bring back early action. Applicants to Harvard’s class of 2016 will be able to apply early under a non-binding early action […]

SAT optional for some, not for Yalies

Though more and more American colleges and universities are making standardized tests an optional part of their application, Yale is not joining them. Last week, […]

YES-W hosts more than 100 students

Yale’s top science and engineering recruits for the class of 2015 spent the weekend touring campus, meeting professors, and building machines out of found objects […]

Yale redistributes financial aid

Beginning with the class of 2015, low-income families will receive more financial aid, while those on the higher end of the income spectrum will receive […]

300 will know they got into Harvard ahead of time

Three hundred Harvard applicants will receive early notification of their admission this year. Last week, Harvard Dean of Admissions and Financial Aid William Fitzsimmons told […]

Harvard considers reinstating early admissions

Harvard may bring back an early admissions program. Yesterday, the Harvard Crimson reported that Harvard Dean of Admissions and Financial Aid William Fitzsimmons said Harvard […]

Harvard will not increase class size

Harvard, like Yale, isn’t planning to open its gates to more students this spring, despite outsiders’ urgings. On Tuesday, Harvard Dean of Admissions and Financial […]

App adds essay for engineers

Applicants to Yale College interested in engineering were required to write an additional essay for the first time this year. Students who stated an intent […]

Science recruits invited to Yale

Yale is launching a new science spinoff of its “Bulldog Days” program for select applicants interested in science and engineering. The weekend of Feb. 19, […]