Class of 2014
Stanford offered admission to 2,210 students via electronic notification today, producing – at 5.69 percent – the lowest admit rate in University history.
Undergraduate Advising and Research (UAR) reinstated mandatory quarterly check-ins with pre-major advisors (PMAs) beginning with the Class of 2014. With a year under the program’s belt, UAR is facilitating feedback to try to further improve the pre-major advising experience at Stanford.
Last week, both the Committee on Undergraduate Admission and Financial Aid (C-UAFA) and Dean of Admission Richard Shaw made presentations to the Faculty Senate. Their reports gave an exhaustive and in-depth look at the driving engine of this institution — the process of culling together the next great class of Stanford freshmen.
‘Psychological autopsies’ in Palo Alto… ASSU finances… Hospital expansion… Caltrain delays… Class of 2014 notable… Hispanic Americans and higher education… Climate bill… Football and the Pac-10… Immigration ruling… Stanford news from around the Web for Friday, July 30, 2010.