Pretty Coeds Lost Their ‘Beauty Premium’ During COVID Shutdown

A pair of coeds watching their ceremony, UCLA, Los Angeles, CA (Photo by: Joe Sohm/Visions of America/Universal Images Group via Getty Images)

At a glance

  • A new study finds that attractive students earn higher grades in school, but the “beauty premium” disappears for pretty female students when classes are held remotely.
  • The first finding is not new – a significant amount of research has found positive correlations between physical appearance and a person’s performance, income and other measures of personal satisfaction, according to Psy Post.

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