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College Guidebook Recommendations

Looking for college information, "insider advice" or assistance with essays and applications?   Check out these popular and well-regarded books:  Fiske College Guide 2009 College Unranked: Ending the College Admissions Frenzy The College Solution: A Guide for Everyone Looking for the…

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Need Blind Admissions: Partial Vision Restored

Waking up to endowment losses, decreased donations and a bad economy, some colleges and universities are using creative tactics to admit more high paying students while still maintaining their need-blind policies. By accepting more international students and early decision applicants…

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7% Admitted at Harvard – Record Rejections at Ivy Schools

Despite the poor economy, interest in attending many of America’s most competitive colleges and universities has not subsided.
According to the New York Times, this year, 7 percent of applicants will be admitted to the Class of 2013 at Harvard, down from 8 percent last year.
The Times reported that representatives of Harvard, Stanford, Dartmouth, Yale, and Brown, and other highly selective institutions, stated that applications for the Class of 2013 had jumped sharply from last year resulting in record rejections from the Ivy League and other highly competitive schools.
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