Refused to release numbers on admitted people of color who are black — wonder why that is, in this age of "Black Lives Matter"? Maybe because the number is probably below 5 per cent?

Editor's note: Demographic data for the Class of 2023 was released after students accepted offers of admission. According to the Office of Admission, African American students made up 7 percent of the class. Additional information is available at

Robert Johnston *70
Long Island City, N.Y.