Kelly Wei
Staff Reporter
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Yale admits 13.8 percent of early applicants

Yale College admitted 796 students out of a total of 5,777 early action applicants to the class of 2024 on Monday.  The number marks a […]

QuestBridge matches up

The QuestBridge program, a non-profit organization that has paired low-income applicants with Yale for 13 years, matched the University with 87 applicants, the greatest number […]

Four Yale women win Rhodes

Four Yalies — seniors Lillian Moore-Eissenberg ’20, Christina Pao ’20 and Liana Wang ’20, and recent graduate Laura Plata ’19 — are among this year’s […]

New quick cost calculator grants faster cost estimates

To help students receive an estimate for their expected tuition more quickly, Yale has added a new quick cost calculator — MyinTuition — to its […]

OCS program helps sophomores plan career

Sophomores struggling to come up with future career plans have a new place to turn: the workshop “Designing Your Career @ Yale”. This fall marks […]

Jack Devlin
Yale student wins Rhodes Scholarship

Marwan Safar Jalani ’20 became the first Yale recipient of the Rhodes Scholarship for the Syria, Jordan, Lebanon and Palestine region on Wednesday. Safar Jalani […]

Yale grows more diverse

In the last four years, Yale College has seen changes to its student body — Yale now has 600 more students from a wider array […]

Students respond to new financial aid policy

Following the announcement to reduce the student effort section of the financial aid award last month, student groups interviewed by the News praised the change […]

Yale updates outreach strategies

As the early action deadline looms large for high school seniors and Yale’s Office of Undergraduate Admissions gears up to review thousands of applications, the […]

ANALYSIS: Professors debate free speech at Yale-NUS

Amid controversy surrounding the Yale-NUS administration’s decision to cancel a weeklong educational program about dissent, the University released a report in September affirming the presence […]

ACT changes its testing policy

Following the announcement about changes to the ACT that allow students to retake individual sections, critics fear that the updates may advantage students from higher-income […]