Let’s End Legacy Admission

Loyal readers of our college admissions blog know where we stand on the topic of legacy admission. We have, for many years, been vocal opponents of offering preferential treatment to the progeny of a school’s alumni base. In short, we believe legacy admission to be an anachronistic practice more befitting … 

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Harvard’s Legacy Problem

From atop our soapbox in college admissions, we at Ivy Coach have been calling for an end to the practice of legacy admission for years. But unlike many folks who simply decry legacy preference in admissions because it’s unfair, we have decried legacy preference in admissions because we believe certain … 

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