Legacy Preferences in CT

Updated: Feb 11



Giving an advantage during the admissions process to children with family members who are alumni is discriminatory, and perpetuates racial and socio-economic inequities.


At least half of CT’s 4-yr colleges use this admissions practice.


It’s time to make a change.




The Higher Education and Employment Advancement Committee will hear testimony on a bill to address this issue on Thursday, February 17, 2022 at 11:30am.