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State auditor blasts UC for admitting unqualified students based on wealthy connections

A stinging report issued by California’s state auditor Tuesday slams the University of California for a culture of privileging wealth and access over merit in its admissions process, galvanizing concern that talented low-income students and students of color are displaced by less qualified, but better connected students. The audit report found that four UC campuses […]