The Daily Eastern News

Enrollment down by five percent

Cassie Buchman, Editor in Chief

September 10, 2017

  Eastern’s total enrollment has gone down from 7,415 in fall 2016 to 7,030 in fall 2017, making for a five percent decrease from last year’s numbers. This is the university’s lowest fall-to-fall headcount decline in six years. “That means (enrollment has) gone down every year in...

Eastern sees total enrollment decrease

Staff Report

September 8, 2016

Eastern's overall enrollment has dropped from 8,520 students last fall to a total of 7,415 students for the Fall 2016 semester. According to a press release sent by the university, freshman enrollment fell from 1,673 students in the Fall 2015 semester to 1,251 this year, while there are 1,073 sophomores...

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