[News Brief] The Supreme Court heard arguments in Fisher vs University of Texas – Austin

On December 9th, the Supreme Court heard arguments in Fisher vs University of Texas – Austin.  The case questions the legality of a race-conscious college admission plan.  The Court is expected to issue a decision in June 2016.  Below are two resources that may be of interest.

NACAC’s Admitted Blog post on yesterday’s hearing:  http://www.nacacnet.org/learning/communities/Admitted/Lists/Posts/Post.aspx?ID=698

NACAC’s Diversity in Admission:
http://www.nacacnet.org/issues-action/LegislativeNews/Pages/Diversity-in-Admission.aspx

Please let me know if you have any questions or would like additional information.

Michael Rose
Associate Director for Government Relations
National Association for College Admission Counseling
1050 N. Highland St., Suite 400  |  Arlington, VA 22201
mrose@nacacnet.org  |  nacacnet.org  |  @nacacwonk
703.299.6817

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