march319 wrote:They don't seem to be securing URMs. They deferred a black male URM with a 160/3.5GPA, even though they've taken black male URMs in the past with 150+. I'm a black male URM so we'll see what happens when I receive my decision.
yeah i was very surprised by that. i was thinking that maybe it's become much more competitive with there being a 16% rise in apps from last year, but then again there's another URM with a 3.4, 158 who was granted an interview.