Mount Holyoke College
Archives and Special Collections
Board of Admissions
Record Group Number: RG 16.3.126
4 boxes (1.8 linear feet)
The Board of Admissions was established in 1917 as a faculty committee.
In 1939, a Director of Admissions was appointed by the President
to work full time on securing applicants to the College, and to
supervise the selection process. The Board reviews all applications
during the winter and spring, and selects students for admittance
to Mount Holyoke College.
Description of Records:
The records contain minutes, agendas, reports, and memoranda. Lists
of students entering Mount Holyoke with advanced standing are included.
Minutes contain information on application and registration deadlines,
statistics concerning Scholastic Aptitude Test scores in comparison
to achievements at Mount Holyoke, and information on applicant pools.
Cite as: Board of Admissions Records, Mount
Holyoke College Archives and Special Collections, South Hadley,
Access Restrictions: Restricted access to
student/personnel records to use by office/department of origin
for 25 years from date of record creation.