6Jan, 2022

The New Test-Optional Policy: Does It Help or Hurt Applicants? (Part I)

By |January 6th, 2022|COVID, SAT|

No event has been more disruptive to admissions in the last 50 years than the new test-optional policy adopted by the vast majority of colleges in response to the COVID-19 pandemic of the last two years. Although this policy was essentially forced on schools by the pandemic, colleges now present it as a service to applicants. But is it? At Blue Stars, we’ve actually observed increased student anxiety in reaction [...]

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