Dropping the SAT Essay
Yale follows Harvard in ending requirement that students complete writing part of SAT or ACT. University of north park makes similar move, leaving only 25 colleges utilizing the requirement. More colleges go test optional.
Yale University last week notified counselors who work with twelfth grade students that the university will not any longer require applicants to accomplish the SAT essay or the ACT writing test.
A memo Yale delivered to counselors said the university wanted to result in the application process easier on those who make the SAT or ACT during school hours. Those administrations frequently usually do not give students time for the writing test, so students had to register for the test another time for you to complete the writing test.
The move comes 90 days after Harvard University announced that it was making the SAT essay or ACT writing test optional. Continue reading “The College Board did not react to a request for touch upon the Yale announcement”