Cornell Extends Test-Optional Policy

Cornell University, the first of the Ivy League institutions to go test-optional in 2020 as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, has extended its test-optional policy in admissions through fall 2024. Fall 2023 and 2024 applicants will not be required to submit SAT or ACT scores. And why is Cornell’s … 

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Cornell Admissions Leader Acknowledges Squeakers

Back in December, when folks asked us why our nation’s elite universities received so many more applications this past Early cycle than in years past, we attributed the spike to a few key factors. Such factors included: (1) students had no excuse to procrastinate this year by foregoing applying Early … 

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