University of California Drops SAT, ACT Test Scores From Admission RequirementsThe University of California won’t consider SAT and ACT scores that are submitted with admission and scholarship applications under a settlement of a student lawsuit that was announced Friday.
Judge Ruling Eliminates SAT, ACT Standardized Tests From UC Admissions ProcessA judge in Alameda County has found that, because of coronavirus, the SAT standardized test discriminates against people with disabilities. That means the test is out the University of California.
University Of California President Calls For Ending SAT Use In AdmissionsThe president of the University of California wants to end the use of the SAT and ACT as admission requirements and replace them with a homegrown test.
Coronavirus Update: University Of California System Eases Admission And Testing RequirementsUniversity of California officials on Wednesday announced administrators will relax undergrad admissions requirements for students hoping to enroll in the system for the fall of 2020 and future years in light of the COVID-19 pandemic, easing SAT testing and grading conditions.
University Of California Task Force: Keep SATs For AdmissionA highly anticipated report from a University of California faculty task force recommended Monday that the prestigious 10-campus public university system keep the SAT and ACT tests.
University of California Leaders Call for End to SAT, ACT Admission TestsTop leaders at the University of California say they support dropping the SAT and ACT exams from admission requirement.
SAT Test-Takers To Be Assigned ‘Adversity Score’ Reflecting Social, Economic BackgroundsHigh school students who take the SATs will not only get a test score, but now they’ll also get an adversity score.
Palo Alto Couple Paid $25K To Have Proctor Take Their Son's SAT For HimA Palo Alto couple paid $25,000 to have a supposed proctor take their son's SAT in his place.
1.4 Million High School Students Take New Version Of SATA new version of the SAT -- with more of a focus on real-world vocabulary and learning -- debuted in March.
College Board Admits Printing Error In SAT, Some Questions Won't CountThe College Board said there was a printing error in the SAT exam taken last weekend by high school students in the Bay Area and across the country. As a result, part of their scores won’t count.
A Redesigned SAT Will Debut In Spring 2016The College Board, who administers the SAT, announced earlier this year they are giving the exam a major overhaul and cite eight specific changes.
Best Test Prep Tutors In The East BayIt’s that time of year again when high school juniors are working on college applications and taking standardized tests. In order to put their best foot forward, many students opt to hire a personal tutor to optimize test scores. The East Bay area offers a number of highly qualified test prep tutors.
UC Sees 13 Percent Jump In Undergrad ApplicationsThe University of California is reporting a big jump in the number of students applying for undergraduate admission.