The role of politics in where students want to go to college

From Inside Higher Ed: “When the U.S. Supreme Court ruled last year that the Constitution did not guarantee a right to abortion, many expected the result to influence where students chose to enroll at college. … a new study from the Art & Science Group, being released today, found that nearly one in four high school seniors ‘ruled out institutions solely due to the politics, policies, or legal situation in the state’ where the college was located. Further, the study found that ‘this behavior was statistically true across liberals, moderates and conservatives.’”

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