October 19, 2021 Statement
A North Carolina federal court judge has ruled in the University’s favor in a trial decision resulting from a multi-year lawsuit filed by Students for Fair Admissions Inc.
“This decision makes clear the University’s holistic admissions approach is lawful. We evaluate each student in a deliberate and thoughtful way, appreciating individual strengths, talents and contributions to a vibrant campus community where students from all backgrounds can excel and thrive.”
— Beth Keith, Associate Vice Chancellor, Office of University Communications
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