USU enrollment sets new record

Utah State University’s total spring enrollment set a new attendance record at 24,820. It marks a 6.85 percent increase from one year ago and a 17.4 percent jump in enrollment at its regional campuses.The numbers do not reflect the 7.54 percent annual increase to 2,296 students attending USU-College of Eastern Utah according to USU Executive Director John DeVibliss. USU merged with CEU in 2010.DeVilbiss says USU spring enrollment, as with Utah universities and colleges system-wide, is slightly lower than its fall numbers which is typical. USU’s Logan campus enrollment increased 3.9 pecent to 15,510 students with the biggest increase, 8.3 percent, in the junior class at 3,074. The freshman class increased 4.2 percent from one year ago to 2,644 students.USU spring headcount numbers have jumped nearly 17 percent, close to 4,000 students, over the past five years.

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