Justice Dept. Says Harvard Is Not Complying With Probe on Race in Admissions

The U.S. Justice Department has accused Harvard University of failing to cooperate with its investigation of the university’s admissions policies, according to The Wall Street Journal.

In a letter to Harvard’s lawyers, the department told the university it had failed to comply with a November 2 deadline to provide documents regarding its admissions policies, the Journal reports. The institution is being investigated under Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964. If the university does not comply by the department’s new deadline, of December 1, the department plans to sue the institution.

Read more at The Chronicle of Higher Education: https://www.chronicle.com/article/Justice-Dept-Says-Harvard-Is/241836