Test-Optional Surge Continues

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Current Issue
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University Testing
Another dozen colleges and universities have dropped ACT/SAT admissions testing requirements already this year. Recent additions to the list of more than 850 schools that will evaluate all or many applicants without regard to standardized exam scores include Ripon, Skidmore, Wells, and Whittier Colleges, plus Willamette University. The University of Delaware will no longer require test results from in-state applicants. The full directory of accredited, bachelor-degree granting institutions with test-optional or test-flexible policies is available free online at http://fairtest.org/university/optional.