Build Your Application Strategy with the Latest 2023-24 Admissions Trends & Analysis

Join this exclusive webinar to learn about the latest trends in college admissions and discover the key to getting accepted to top universities in upcoming application cycles!

Tuesday, April 23, 2024

12:00 AM CUT


Evolving test policies, diversity initiatives, evolving admit rates and more —

Learn about all the factors that contribute to a successful application strategy in the ever-changing world of top college admissions.

In this webinar, Arkesh Patel — a Harvard and Cambridge graduate and Crimson’s COO — will discuss the trends that have emerged in the 2023-24 application cycle.

Arkesh will cover:

  • Key metrics in the latest application numbers and acceptance rates
  • Competitive universities’ responses to the Supreme Court’s ban on Affirmative Action
  • Evolving test policies and their implications for future applicants
  • Early round and waitlist trends at the country’s best colleges

Find out what these trends mean for upcoming admissions cycles, and have your questions answered LIVE by Arkesh!

Crimson Students

Meet Your Speaker: Arkesh

Arkesh was born and raised in New Zealand and in high school was awarded the Sir Douglas Myers Scholarship which selects one NZ student each year to attend the University of Cambridge.

During his time at Cambridge, he received early admission to Harvard Business School for his MBA, from which he graduated with distinction (top 10% of students).

Arkesh was an early employee at Included Health, a health-tech startup most recently valued at $2 billion. He joined Lyft in 2017 and led the design, launch, and expansion of their self-driving business, then in 2020 joined Thumbtack, a $3 billion player in the home services space.

Arkesh now leads operations at Crimson Education as COO.

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Crimson Education is the world’s most successful US/UK university admissions support consultancy. Our services are based on our belief that every student deserves individualized support in every aspect of their application(s) from a team of highly specialized experts who are graduates from the very universities our students are aiming for.

From university selection strategy and standardized test prep to essay support, extracurricular mentoring and interview practice — we leave no stone unturned, making sure your application stands out above the crowd and increasing your odds of acceptance to the Ivy League and other ultra-competitive universities by over 450%.

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