Preparing for College

Asian Admissions Angst

Are you of Asian heritage? Are you aspiring to a so-called "elite" college? If so, you probably don't need me or this blog post to tell you that there are rumors (and even some semi-hard evidence) that top colleges "discriminate" against Asian applicants. Why is that?

First of all, if you want to hear about this topic from an avalanche of "real" Asians, got to the College Confidential discussion forum. There, you will find a thread with over 1,300 posts that dissects the topic from almost every angle. Here's the premise:

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