Given how aggressive colleges have become in recruiting applicants, it's dangerous to rely on old admissions data.
We've taken a look at our coverage universe and identified schools with notable admission rate differences between the Class of 2019 and the Class of 2018. In addition to providing the admission rates, we've included some commentary to explain why as well as a link back to the source article.
Unfortunately, the news from the vast majority of schools listed is not good, and depending on how you categorize schools, the change may be enough to turn a safety into a target or target to a reach. On the flip side, we have also identified a few schools where rates have gotten more favorable overall, or for a particular segment of applicants. Regardless, take a moment to review the list—the last thing anyone needs at this point is a surprise.
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