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Four years after the Reserve Officers’ Training Corps’ reinstatement on campus, the challenges of reuniting two long separated institutional and bureaucratic giants—Harvard University and the United States military—remain.
Alumni make up an increasing proportion of medical school applicants as more students take time off before applying.
A record 37,305 people applied for admission to Harvard College's Class of 2019.
Dean of Admissions and Financial Aid William R. Fitzsimmons ’67 speculated that a new low-income student outreach program and news of a $125 million financial aid donation may have contributed to the 8.8 percent increase in applications.
Matriculated Harvard undergraduates can request and view the notes and comments penned by admissions officers on their applications because of a 1974 Department of Education act.
This year's acceptance rate marks the lowest in the past six early admissions cycles.
The suit comes more than six months after Edward Blum, the director of POFR, launched a site seeking students who claim they were not admitted to Harvard because of their race to participate in a potential lawsuit.
The Harvard admissions office is in active discussions with peers about creating a new application platform.
Two experts in educational inequality exchanged diverging opinions on race-based affirmative action in the college admissions process at a forum at GSE.
A new plaque remembers the contribution and generosity of Kenneth C. Griffin '89 to undergraduate financial aid.
Kenneth C. Griffin '89, left, and William R. Fitzsimmons '67 address the attendees on Thursday afternoon during the dedication of the Office of Financial Aid.