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Why You Should Avoid College Consultants Based in China

Beware of "admissions agents" in China. They are not experts on elite college admissions and often receive kickbacks from less selective universities.

March 20, 2024

2 UC Schools Offered Special Incentives to Some Wealthy Chinese Nationals

Two University Of California Schools Offered Special Incentives To Some Wealthy Chinese Nationals. And They've Been Caught. Learn More!

June 22, 2021

Chinese Students and TOEFL Scandal

Four Chinese nationals have been charged with cheating on the TOEFL exam.

May 5, 2017

Asians as Minorities in Ivy Admission, Asians and Ivy Admission, Ivy League and Asian Admission

Asians in Ivy League Minority Pool

We firmly believe that Ivy League colleges take advantage of Asian applicants by counting them as minorities to boost their own diversity figures.

May 16, 2016

China University Admission and Bribery

China's university admission system is currently in the press, under quite a bit of scrutiny, because of a bribery scandal.

December 7, 2015

Asian American College Applicants

Asian American and Asian applicants do face discrimination in highly selective college admissions but there are misconceptions about this discrimination.

November 1, 2015

Asian-American Coalition for Education

The Asian-American Coalition for Education isn't particularly wise. The organization just doesn't get it. It seems they've never read our admissions blog.

October 15, 2015

Applicants from China to the Ivies

Applicants from China to the Ivies will be getting a boost, a financial one that is. It's all thanks to the donation of two very generous donors from China.

January 30, 2015

Chinese and Harvard, Harvard and Chinese Applicants, Chinese Parents and Harvard

The Chinese Obsession with Harvard

Chinese students and, in particular, their parents are obsessed with Harvard. It's Harvard or bust for them.

May 13, 2014

China University Admission

There was a great article in "The Atlantic" that discusses how a quota system in the China university admission system only exacerbates great inequalities.

June 25, 2013

Gaokao, Gaokao and China University Admissions, Gaokao and Admissions

Gaokao and China University Admission

According to an article on the Gaokao and China university admission in "The Los Angeles Times," there is a significant gender disparity.

February 25, 2013

Chinese Ivy League Applicants

There's an interesting article by Chris Boehner about Chinese Ivy League applicants.

August 17, 2012

University Applicants from China, China College Apps, China University Apps, Chinese Applicants

College Applicants from China

Many college applicants from China don't fully understand that an applicant's voice matters in highly selective college admissions.

August 6, 2012

College Admissions Discrimination

The Supreme Court needs to protect Chinese and Indian applicants from being discriminated against in the college admissions process, too.

February 21, 2012

Asians and Ivy League Admission

Asians and Asian Americans face discrimination in the Ivy League admissions process. But there are ways to combat this discrimination.

February 12, 2012

Chinese College Consultants, China and College Consultants, College Consultant in China

College Consultants in China

The ethics of college consultants in China leave a lot to be desired and it's a sector in need of serious regulation.

May 26, 2011


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