College Board Access & Diversity Issue Brief – Preparing for Fisher II

Published February 2016

Terri TaylorArt Coleman

This fifth brief in the Access and Diversity Collaborative (ADC) Issue Brief series addresses the anticipated U.S. Supreme Court Fisher II decision, with guidance for institutions of higher education to consider as they prepare for that decision. It includes guidance on practical steps to prepare for the decision, an analysis of the amicus briefs filed in this round of Supreme Court litigation, and important insights from oral arguments and the parties' briefs that can help inform institutional dialogue and action.