The College Fix Bias and Reliability Overview

The College Fix is a higher-education news website run by the Student Free Press Association, a nonprofit organization. With a tagline of “Your Daily Dose of Right-Minded News and Commentary Across the Nation,” the site is run by veteran journalists who work with college-aged writers to produce content. The website, launched in 2011, records approximately 383,000 visits per month. Ad Fontes Media rates The College Fix in the skews right category of bias and as most reliable in terms of reliability.

Overall Score

A team of analysts at Ad Fontes Media regularly reviews articles and news programs to rate them in terms of bias and reliability. A weighted average of these ratings results in the overall score for the media source.

The bias rating, demonstrated on the Media Bias Chart®️ on the horizontal axis, ranges from most extreme left to neutral to most extreme right. The reliability rating, demonstrated on the chart’s vertical axis, rates sources on a scale from original fact reporting to analysis, opinion, propaganda and inaccurate/fabricated information.

The following are The College Fix’s overall bias and reliability scores according to our Ad Fontes Media ratings methodology.

Reliability: 39.42

Bias: 9.60

Reliability scores for articles and shows are on a scale of 0-64. Scores above 24 are generally acceptable; scores above 32 are generally good.

Bias scores for articles and shows are on a scale of -42 to + 42, with higher negative scores being more left, higher positive scores being more right, and scores closer to zero being the most neutral and/or balanced.

Individual Article Scores

The following articles were reviewed by Ad Fontes Media analysts on the basis of reliability and bias. Each article was reviewed by at least three analysts: one conservative, one liberal and one moderate.

The team considers a variety of factors when rating a news article. To determine its reliability score, we consider the article’s veracity, expression, and its headline and graphics. We add each of these scores to the chart on a sliding scale, with the average of those creating the article’s overall reliability score.

To determine an article’s bias score, we consider its language, its political position and how it compares to other stories from other sources on the same topic. We add each of these scores to the chart on a sliding scale, with the average of those creating the article’s overall bias score.

Article URL Bias Reliability
Education Department disputes Georgetown’s claim that foreign funding investigation is winding down7.3343.71
Drexel University receives $9 million donation for new center to combat ‘structural racism’4.3343.78
TRENDING: Libraries, called too white, are being decolonized-1.3341.9
University researchers claim ‘Magic Mushrooms’ can help people heal from racial discrimination-147.96
University of Florida hit with racial discrimination complaint for promoting no-whites event2.3342.82
Cornell vaccine mandate only applies to white students22.3326.5
CCP targeted Chinese students in U.S., threatened their families in China in exchange for information13.3332.9
Professor defends teaching students to question COVID-19 ‘propaganda’ as NYU investigation continues11.6738.58
At Georgetown, program supporting students of color accused of … racism838.94
UVA student government restricts access to recordings after conservatives used footage to criticize legislation9.3337.93
Famed chemist tells the world: Scientists are totally ‘clueless’ about the origin of life836.94
Princeton punished him after he said a female sexually assaulted him. A judge refused to toss his suit.5.3338.29
University of South Florida may soon require ‘oppression bias’ training for new students939.6
American University students can live on locked-down campus again – for two months and $5,20511.6736.58
Students at University of Oregon work to remove College Republicans from campus739.61
The College Fix6.6741.31
The College Fix3.3341.61
The College Fix12.3340.36
The College Fix1636
The College Fix-9.6739.62
The College Fix642.49
The College Fix1436.05
The College Fix5.543.2