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Expanding Access to Educational Opportunites

Admissions initiatives
Rethinking Admissions Tests - A proposal to replace the SAT as an admissions requirement
Comprehensive Review - changes in the UC
   admissions process to provide a more
   thorough review of UC applicants
Eligibility in the Local Context - UC eligibility for
   the top 4 percent of students in each high
Dual Admissions - simultaneous UC/community
   college admission for top students in each
   high school.

What's New in UC Admissions? - information for
   students, parents and educators
Admissions and outreach fact sheet - summary
   UC initiatives

Admissions Data
Applications, admissions and enrollment figures

$&SENSE@UC - information on financial aid
   for UC students
California Student Aid Commission - information
   on the new Cal Grant entitlement program

Other links
Admissions web page - information for
   prospective students, parents and educators
UC and K-12 - web site detailing UC's outreach
   work with K-12 schools in California
TE&PD - new web site on UC's teacher education
   and professional development activities

Audio Clips
President Atkinson on:
Comprehensive review
Eligibility in the Local Context
Dual Admissions

Regent Sherry Lansing on comprehensive review

Professor Dorothy Perry,
chair of UC faculty committee studying "comprehensive review," on:
Measures of merit
Rewarding hard work


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