admissions

MEChA calls for inclusivity in admissions

By EMILY HOFFMAN – 7 years ago

On Monday, Mar. 2nd, M.E.Ch.A. de Vassar, a cultural organization on campus, sent a letter of demands to President Catharine Hill regarding the College’s enrollment and financial policies when admitting…

Grads return to Vassar for jobs

By ELOY BLEIFUSS PRADOS – 7 years ago

A cap and gown in the spring does not always come with a plane ticket home for all seniors. Every year some members of the graduating class stay in Poughkeepsie…

Rodriguez prepares to head Admissions

By MEGAN FORSTER – 7 years ago

Amidst college rankings and lists of most beautiful campuses, Vassar’s placement varies from year to year. But there is one list in particular on which Vassar consistently ranks high: accessibility…

By the Numbers

By THE MISCELLANY NEWS STAFF – 8 years ago

Editors Note: The Miscellany News has decided to begin publishing “By the Numbers,” which occasionally features a chart without additional analysis or opinions, allowing students to make their own interpretations.…

Admissions process forces re-invention

By ANNA BLUM – 8 years ago

Dear Admissions Officer: here is a version of myself created by me just for you . It isn’t quite accurate, but I think you’ll enjoy it. Sincerely, me—only a slightly…

EDII letters delivered without complication

By ELOY BLEIFUSS PRADOS – 9 years ago

A year after a technical glitch erroneously told 76 Early Decision II applicants they had been accepted into Vassar, the Office of Admissions released its digital decision letters this past…

QuestBridge seeks to expand presence on VC campus

By CHRIS GONZALEZ AND MARIE SOLIS – 9 years ago

Applying to college comes with certain difficulties every high school student can expect. Application essays, recommendations and SAT scores are all part of a process which can come with roadblocks…