Top university drops out of ‘US News’ undergrad rankings
Columbia said it had become concerned about the “outsized influence” the rankings played in the undergraduate admissions process. “Much is lost in this approach,” the university said in an announcement signed by officials including Mary C Boyce, Columbia’s provost.
Columbia also noted that the expected US Supreme Court decision to end or curtail affirmative action “may well lead to a reassessment of admissions policies in ways we can’t even contemplate at this point”.
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