I found the following discussion of GRE Verbal scores for Philosophy MA/PhD applicants to be really interesting. (I’m glad that I’m past this phase of my career!) The general topic of discussion is that which is found in the URL and post title: “Are some schools using undisclosed GRE cut-offs in admissions decisions?” The undergraduate who submitted the post argues that if schools are using such thresholds to eliminate sets of applicants, then they should be forthright about it and save applicants money and time. Insightful discussions ensue.
Check it out at Leiter Reports here.