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eastside Buff

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Beg to disagree


the point is, and has been since I attended CU in the late seventies/early eighties, CU "sacrifices" qualified in state HS students for high paying out of state HS students. Agree financial support from the legislature is small in relation to most states but CU has played a part in that. Ever since I was a student and likely long before. And FYI "acceptance rates" are misleading. CU's rate is pretty much in-line with nearly all state flagship universities with 30K+ enrollment. Comparing CU's acceptance rate to privates or Ivy schools (i.e., all much smaller in size) is just plain dumb. Finally, since you brought it up, CU Boulder currently has a $1.45 billion endowment. The bottom line: CU has played a huge part in the current state of affairs. And to my point, due to Covid-19, CU's self serving interests at the expense of quailified in-state HS students is even more obvious.


[Post edited by eastside Buff at 03/31/2021 11:04AM]

(In response to this post by EBN)

Posted: 03/31/2021 at 10:59AM



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