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All Access – News for Members

Courtney McAnuff, vice president for enrollment management at Rutgers, and Aramis Gutierrez, Director of Rutgers Future Scholars
10/24/2014
We went on-location at Rutgers to take an inside look at the Rutgers Future Scholars program, a holistic five-year precollege program designed to provide academic, social, and emotional support for high-achieving, low-income students in New Jersey. Read how students, teachers, higher education leadership, communities, and corporations alike benefit from this remarkable program.
UC partners with College Board on All In
10/20/2014
The University of California will partner with the College Board this year to better prepare low-income and underrepresented California high school students for college success. These efforts include expanding the numbers of such students who take the PSAT/NMSQT, a standardized pre-college entrance exam.
10/07/2014

For the first time ever, the College Board has released combined results from three of its programs – PSAT/NMSQT, SAT, and Advanced Placement Program® (AP®). The national and state-level results paint a more complete picture of student progress during high school, showing missed opportunities for just-graduated students and areas where action can be taken to improve student outcomes for those still in high school.

The Redesigned SAT
09/30/2014

The 2014 Inside Higher Ed Survey of College and University Admissions Directors, released on Sept. 18, explores perspectives and opinions of campus admission and enrollment leaders on a range of issues. The results of the survey show that 91 percent of admission directors said that their institution favors the changes the College Board is making to the SAT®. A similar majority, 92 percent, said that their institution favors the College Board’s decision to revise the essay portion of the SAT.

Access & Diversity Collaborative
09/19/2014
The College Board’s Access & Diversity Collaborative has partnered with the American Council on Education’s Center for Policy Research and Strategy on a new survey study to examine how legal challenges to race-conscious admissions have changed contemporary admissions practices at selective colleges and universities.
deliveringopportunity.org
09/15/2014
The University of California announced last week in a newsletter to high school counselors that they will continue to require the SAT essay for admission, in addition to posting an informational article about the redesigned SAT.
deliveringopportunity.org
09/10/2014
In addition to posting an informational article about the redesigned SAT, the University of California announced this week in a newsletter to high school counselors that they will continue to require the SAT Essay for admission.
Sample College Application Fee Waiver Form
09/03/2014
As part of its effort to propel low-income, first generation, and underrepresented students into the educational opportunities they have earned, the College Board is introducing major changes to the College Application Fee-Waiver Program.
Create your own #backtoschoolfavorite
08/25/2014
Share what you're most excited about this back-to-school season with All Access and the College Board! Whether it's the fall foliage, or a new #2 pencil, we want to know what motivates you this time of year as students gear up for another year of learning.
College Board Forum 2014, Oct. 27-29, Las Vegas, NV
08/14/2014

The College Board Forum is the preeminent annual gathering of K–12 and higher education professionals from all areas of expertise.

The Forum offers a wealth of sessions and workshops led by experienced colleagues that focus on finding solutions to today’s most pressing education issues.

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