In an earlier thread, HWC commented:

On “Jew Quotas”: Yes, Williams had a “Jew Quota” in place well into the mid-1960s. In fact, I believe a sometimes reader of the blog was the student who officially exceeded the “Jew Quota” for the first time, being admitted off the waitlist after initially being told that he “wasn’t exactly what the school was looking for”. He was a top, top student at a nationally recognized big-city public magnet school with heavy Jewish enrollment.

Can anyone provide some more details/references to the history of admission restrictions on Jewish applicants to Williams? What were the restrictions? When did they start? When did they end? How many applicants were affected? All I could find on the Web was a brief discussion of the history at Harvard.

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