Supreme Court Ruling on Race in Admission

Get the information, key resources, materials, and event details you need from the Access and Diversity Collaborative to make strategic decisions in light of the Court’s ruling.

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On June 29, 2023, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled to significantly limit the use of race in college admissions. Get the key details and resources you need from the Access and Diversity Collaborative to make strategic decisions in light of the Court's decision.

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Early Insights: How the SCOTUS ruling is impacting admission policy and practice

Following the Supreme Court ruling, Access and Diversity Collaborative (ADC) sponsors identified the need for insights on how their peers were navigating the new legal landscape. Review results gathered to establish a baseline understanding of policy and practice changes across ADC institutions.

Race in Admission: Examining the Supreme Court's Decision

College Board Forum Colloquia Session: For more than 40 years, federal law has permitted higher education institutions to consider race in a limited capacity in their admission processes. In summer 2023, the U.S. Supreme Court rendered a decision in the Students for Fair Admissions v. Harvard and Students for Fair Admissions v. UNC cases addressing the topic. Hear from legal experts as this session takes a deep dive into the rulings and their impact on higher education.

Webinars and Events

Our webinars and events combine expert analysis with hands-on best practices and discussions from leaders in the field of diversity and admissions. Learn more about the case, issues, and implications by reviewing one of our prerecorded webinars.

Key Resources, Case Documents, and Materials

These materials and publications can support your work as you examine your current policies or move towards race-neutral admission policies in light of the Supreme Court's 2023 ruling. Also, get a better understanding of this issue and the case history with our analyses and guidance on court cases related to access and diversity.

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Effective education policy begins with experts coming together to discuss and develop sound practices that are fair and equitable for all students. The ADC helps advocate for policies that promote access and diversity on college campuses by bringing together thought leaders from across disciplines and providing them with resources that support meaningful policy and practice discussions.