The Tulane Hullabaloo

Tulane purchases 300,000 SAT-takers’ names as acceptance rate falls to all-time low

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Sanjali De Silva and Josh Axelrod

December 5, 2019

After taking the SAT in his junior year of high school, Tan, a Vietnamese immigrant and Washington, D.C. resident, started receiving mail from Tulane. Tan visited campus, reached out to the Office of Financial Aid and sent a professor his application essay to read over. Then, along with the mor...