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Early Action vs. Early Decision vs. Regular Decision

You may be inundated with emails and regular mail from colleges inviting you to apply for admission. The college may also be trying to encourage you to apply early by waiving the application fee. 835 more words


Legacy Admissions: a hand out to the already haves

Legacy admissions are not a leg up, they are a hand out to the already haves.

Data shows that the number one predictor of the likely education level a child will receive is the level of education the parents have already attained. 357 more words


How College Admissions Works

In light of the Department of Justice’s announced intentions to investigate colleges that enact affirmative action policies in admissions decisions, it might be helpful for the public (and the Whitehouse) to understand a few things about college admissions. 1,187 more words



The Joint Admission and Matriculation Board, JAMB, has fixed minimum cut off marks for Nigeria’s tertiary institutions.

The minimum cut off marks for admissions into universities in Nigeria was set for 120, polytechnics and colleges of education pegged at 100, while that of innovative enterprising institutes was pegged at 110. 98 more words

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WKU Week in Photos Special Edition: Fall 2017 Semester Begins

Here’s a special edition of WKU Week in Photos by Clinton Lewis and Bryan Lemon of WKU Public Affairs. Tuesday (Aug. 22) was the first full day of classes for the fall 2017 semester at WKU. 30 more words

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JAMB sets minimum cut-off marks for universities,polytechnics and colleges of education across Nigeria

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board,JAMB,has fixed the minimum cut-off marks for admissions into universities in Nigeria.
“We should not be sentimental in fixing out cut-off mark,we need not over-dramatise the issue of cut-off mark.”,says Ishaq Oloyede. 277 more words