Why some colleges aren’t reviewing SAT and ACT scores

Why some colleges aren’t reviewing SAT and ACT scores

This story is part of a series about changes in how colleges use admissions tests. Find the rest here. The coronavirus upended a key element of the college admissions process in a matter of months, shutting down K-12 schools and other sites traditionally used to host students taking the SAT and ACT. Limited access to […]
U of California eliminates SAT, ACT as admissions requirement

U of California eliminates SAT, ACT as admissions requirement

The governing board of the University of California (UC) voted unanimously Thursday to largely abandon the SAT and ACT as a condition for admission to its campuses.  UC’s decision, ratified with 23 regent votes, represents a major loss for testing operators,...
SAT, ACT could be delivered online if coronavirus persists

SAT, ACT could be delivered online if coronavirus persists

Dive Brief: The SAT and ACT exams could be taken online in students’ homes this fall should the coronavirus pandemic keep schools closed, according to admissions testing providers. The spread of the virus in the U.S. already forced the two organizations that run...