jim-green wrote:Yes.Transferthrowaway wrote:jim-green wrote:Isn't that the reason it should not be a numbers wh**e? Because not many applicants have those numbers, so it should look at softs, right? What am I missing?Richie Tenenbaum wrote:Harvard has to be a numbers whore because it has a huge class and the amount of applicants who have the requisite #'s is limited.
You serious, Clark?
You're missing the fact that Harvard's incoming class size is enormous compared to that of Stanford and Yale and, thus, they can't afford to rely as heavily on softs so they focus more on numbers.