Princeton President: Race Is a Factor in Admissions

Newsmax | 8/8/2017 | Staff
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Princeton University President Chris Eisgruber admitted in a new interview that the Ivy League school considers applicants' races when deciding whether to accept them.

Eisgruber spoke with CBS News and said his school aims to have a diverse student body because of the nation's "multicultural and diverse society."

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"Let's be clear about this. This is part of our policy. We do take race and ethnicity into account in building a diverse campus," Eisgruber said.

"We want our students to go out in the world and have an impact in a multicultural and diverse society and to produce those kinds of students, we need to have a diverse student body on this campus."

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