open admission

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Stillman only admits 48% of applicants, but ASU and A&M have high admission rates (98 and 91 percent, respectively) and Miles has an open admission policy. Roy S. Johnson | Rjohnson@al.com, al.com, "Johnson: Hidden (behind the) figures, grad rates don’t reveal full equation for HBCUs," 14 June 2019 Additionally, the county runs an open admission shelter, meaning all animals are accepted from county service areas, regardless of temperament and condition. Anne Gelhaus, The Mercury News, "Milpitas community briefs for the week of June 7," 7 June 2019 But New Schools for New Orleans CEO Patrick Dobard said presenting Einstein as anything other than an open admissions school network is a false equivalence. Wilborn P. Nobles Iii, NOLA.com, "Charter schools battle OPSB over buses as students struggle to get to class," 2 Mar. 2018 The May 11 ceremony, also scheduled to take place at the PMAC, will begin at 9 a.m. and will be open admissions. Wilborn P. Nobles Iii, NOLA.com, "Steve Scalise will deliver LSU, LSU Law commencement addresses," 24 Apr. 2018 But more important, according to IPEDS, the 20 HBCUs with the lowest graduation rates collectively enroll 70 percent-Pell Grant-eligible students (read: low-income students), and most are open admissions. Ivory A. Toldson, The Root, "Low Graduation Rates Aren’t an HBCU Thing," 31 Jan. 2018

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1900, in the meaning defined above

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