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Optional SAT a good first step

The University of California freshman admissions requirements are finally taking baby steps in the right direction by not requiring the SAT subject tests as necessary for admission by many UCs. It is great that the UCs are beginning to recognize that it is not necessary for students to take these tests. However, the confusion that this change has added to the complicated application process prevents... 

Spotlight Weekend offers a glimpse of ULV

Spotlight Weekend offers a glimpse of ULV
Prospective student Erica Gomez arrives on campus to spend the weekend at the University of La Verne’s Spotlight Weekend last Friday and Saturday. The event introduced accepted students to the campus by allowing them to sit-in on classes and participate in events including a photo scavenger hunt to learn their way around campus. / photo by David Bess Alexa Palacios Staff Writer Spotlight Weekend,... 

Enrollment outpacing dorm capacity

Enrollment outpacing dorm capacity
Jason D. Cox Staff Writer Even with the new dorm scheduled to open in Fall 2012, University of La Verne housing could still have a tough time keeping pace with enrollment if enrollment continues to grow as it has for the past few years. The new residence hall, currently under construction on D Street between First and Second streets, is the latest attempt by the University of La Verne administration... 

LV puts itself in the spotlight for prospective students

Brittnie Van De Car Staff Writer When stuck with the tough choice of which college to attend, Spotlight Weekend can seal the deal for incoming students. The University of La Verne uses the weekend to showcase all that La Verne has to offer. This year’s Spotlight Weekend will be held April 8-9. ULV encourages the parents to come out as well and see what their children will be doing while attending... 

New bloggers attract potential Leos

New bloggers attract potential Leos
Sophomore Danielle Burgess is excited to be among the student bloggers chosen by the admissions office to write about their lives and experiences at ULV. The 19 year-old biology major plans to go to medical school after she finishes her undergraduate studies. / photo by Allison Lavelle Jesse Evans Staff Writer The student blogging program is in its second semester and the University of La Verne has... 

Feeling the squeeze

University of La Verne students returning for the spring semester have been met with more than 120 fewer parking stalls and overfilled classes. The combination of new dorm construction removing parking lots and a sharp increase in spring 2011 new enrollments has compounded our growing pains, straining advisers and leaving some newbies feeling lost. This spring ULV opened its doors to 106 new students,... 

Enrollment breaks university record

Blake Humphrey Staff Writer Although the tour guides at the University of La Verne have stayed true to the techniques they have used during previous orientations, La Verne started the spring semester with record-breaking enrollment. “It is important as tour guides to make a positive first impression on the prospective students,” junior accounting major Nichole Wood said. “We are usually the... 

Letter to the Editor

Dear Editor, In the Nov. 5 issue of the Campus Times, the editors recommended a minimum SAT score higher than the 850 combined score apparently proposed by the College of Arts and Sciences (“SAT minimum should be raised”). If the proposal is to not accept applications from students with a score below 850, we think such a policy would be ill-advised. The National Association for College Admission... 

SAT minimum should be raised

The University of La Verne’s College of Arts and Sciences has recently recommended that the University create a minimum SAT requirement. The proposal is for an SAT requirement of 850 with no single score lower than 400. The University currently lacks a minimum requirement. A minimum SAT requirement for admission is something the University should have, not just to be more selective in the student... 

ULV hosts first Preview Day

ULV hosts first Preview Day
A crowd of high school students come to Preview Day at the University of La Verne. Preview Day allowed prospective La Verne students to tour the campus, meet with current students and learn about academic and financial aid programs. Prospective La Verne parents also had separate sessions, where they spoke with current La Verne parents about the college admission process. / photo by Warren Bessant Marilyn... 
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