Amherst College ends legacy admissions

Amherst College in Massachusetts is ending legacy admissions which gives preferential entry to students whose parents or grandparents were alumni.

10/23/2021 6:29:00 AM

Amherst College in Massachusetts is ending legacy admissions which gives preferential entry to students whose parents or grandparents were alumni.

Amherst College in Massachusetts is ending legacy admissions which gives preferential entry to students whose parents or grandparents were alumni. NBC News' Zinhle Essamuah reports.

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Crock of b.s.! What about preference afforded to student athletes?! Mostly white. Mostly affluent. Mostly male. Donations from them must be down. Paging the IvyLeague Roflmao, okay right.. Awesome! Finally a private school (let’s hope they mean it) with a truly merit-based student body. Vs Yale & Harvard that have student bodies ~50% watered down.

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