How Harvard Makes Admissions Decisions "Controlling for academic traits and much else, being Asian American predicts a substantially lower probability of Harvard admission… And being female predicts a substantially higher probability of admission."
"Among white admits, over 43% are athletes, legacies, those on the dean's 'interest list,' and children of faculty and staff. Among admits who are African American, Asian American, and Hispanic, the share is less than 16% each."
As much as I hate the term "white privilege," there are instances where I can see why people use it. Exhibit A