UW Fall Semester Enrollment Increases


UW 9-26-17 Driven by a robust rise in first-time freshmen and transfer student numbers, enrollment at the University of Wyoming has increased in the fall 2017 semester. Census data collected on the 15th day of classes tallied 1,696 new freshmen, an increase of 145 students, or 9.3 percent, from fall 2016. Additionally, 1,086 transfer students enrolled, up 119, or 12.3 percent, from last fall. Overall, a total of 12,397 undergraduate and graduate students are enrolled at the university, compared to 12,366 last fall. The 15th class day is used because it falls after the class drop/add deadlines, and after the first tuition and fee payment is due. The increase reverses several years of declines in new student enrollment at UW. “The university leadership set...

UW Fall Semester Enrollment Increases

Sponsored Content