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‘Gray Area’: College Admissions and the Private Counseling Machine

According to Taylor, college admissions offices play a role in the flawed college application process, too.

Yale Daily News

April 30, 2021

Recruiting consultants foresee no major changes to Ivy recruiting despite canceled competition

Ivy Coach’s Taylor, who works with both athletes and non-athletes in the college admissions process, cited pandemic-induced cuts to varsity teams — as opposed to the cancellation of seasons — as the major concern weighing on recruits.

Yale Daily News

March 7, 2021

Early applications increase across Ivy League

Taylor said both early and regular application numbers tend to rise at every Ivy League college each year with only a few notable exceptions.

Yale Daily News

January 20, 2017

Yale acceptance rate set to increase

Taylor, director of Ivy Coach, a New York-based college consulting firm, did not think that Yale’s expansion was “interesting enough data” to influence students’ decisions to apply early action or regular admission.

Yale Daily News

November 4, 2016

Group Sues Department of Education

Taylor said SFFA and the Asian American Coalition for Education — a group consisting of over 100 organizations that has also been involved in litigating on behalf of Asian-American college applicants — do not have legal arguments and strategies strong enough to win their cases.

Yale Daily News

November 2, 2016

Admissions to focus on character

Taylor, director of New York-based college consulting firm Ivy Coach, said that Yale’s additional application question will only encourage students to be boastful about their personal qualities.

Yale Daily News

January 21, 2016


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