Dropping the SAT Essay
Yale follows Harvard in ending requirement that students complete writing portion of SAT or ACT. University of San Diego makes similar move, leaving only 25 colleges using the requirement. More colleges go test optional.
Yale University week that is last counselors who make use of twelfth grade students that the university will no more require applicants to accomplish the SAT essay or the ACT writing test.
A memo Yale provided for counselors said the university wanted to result in the application process easier on those that take the SAT or ACT during school hours. Those administrations frequently try not to give students time for the writing test, so students had to join up for the test another right time for you complete the writing test. […]