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Amherst College. Office of Admission


Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Digital Collection: Amherst College Admission Office. Annual Reports to Secondary Schools
Digital Collection: Amherst College Admiss...

Amherst College Admission Office. Annual Reports to Secondary Schools

Identifier: MA.00335

Reports by the Office of Admission at Amherst College for the use of secondary schools. The reports present statistics on the incoming freshman class and information for secondary school principals and guidance councilors.

Dates: 1947-2008

Amherst College Office of Admission Records. Legacy Office Files and Ephemera

 Record Group
Identifier: RG 011-001

The collection contains office files and ephemera pertaining to the Amherst College Office of Admission.

Dates: Pre-1970

Eugene S. Wilson (AC 1929), former Dean of Admissions, 1979 January 17-18

 File — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents Subject coverage: Coming to Amherst as Alumni Secretary in 1939, Teaching English during World War II, Director of Admission in 1946, "Oversized" class of 1950, Also Dean of Freshmen, Increase in Jewish Applicants, Shift from private to public school predominance, Start of Annual Report to secondary schools, Effect of "New Curriculum" on admission, Professor Arons' Impact on Science 1-2, Opposed to advance placement, Gradual fading of "New Curriculum", Reliance on school counselors in...
Dates: 1979 January 17-18

Eugene S. Wilson (AC 1929) Papers

Identifier: MA.00331

The papers of Eugene S. Wilson, Dean of Admissions at Amherst College from 1953 to 1971. This collection is unprocessed.

Dates: circa 1954-1971

Additional filters:

Collection 3
Archival Object 1
Amherst College -- Administration 2
Universities and colleges -- Administration 2
Amherst College -- Alumni and alumnae 1
Annual reports 1
World War, 1939-1945 1