SPRING SEMESTER ENROLLMENT



 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
February 18, 2010

BOARD OF REGENTS ANNOUNCES 2010 SPRING SEMESTER ENROLLMENT

State University Enrollment Increases by 1,886

(TOPEKA) – Enrollment figures released today by the Kansas Board of Regents show an increase of 1,886 students at the state’s six universities. This represents a 2.2% increase for the 2010 spring semester over the 2009 spring semester. The state’s six universities reported a combined enrollment of 86,815 students as of the 20th day of classes.

Please see data tables below for individual university enrollment figures.

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About the Kansas Board of Regents:

The nine-member Kansas Board of Regents is the governing board of the state’s six universities and the statewide coordinating board for the state’s 32 public higher education institutions (seven public universities, 19 community colleges, and six technical colleges). In addition, the Board administers the state’s student financial aid, adult education, GED, and career and technical education programs. The Board also authorizes private proprietary schools and out-of-state institutions to operate in Kansas, and administers the Kan-ed network, a statewide network that provides broadband Internet access and distance learning capabilities for schools, hospitals, and libraries.

For more information contact Kip Peterson at (785) 296-3421 or at kpeterson@ksbor.org.
 



Kansas Board of Regents

Enrollment Headcount at State Universities Spring 2010 Academic Semester

Institution Headcount Spring 2010 Change from Spring 2009 Percent Change
Emporia State University (ESU) 6,134 19 0.3%
Fort Hays State University (FHSU) 9,342 961 11.5%
Kansas State University (KSU) 21,570 416 2.0%
Pittsburg State University (PSU) 6,752 161 2.4%
University of Kansas (KU) – TOTAL 28,414 -39 -0.1%
University of Kansas (KU) 25,332 -80 -0.3%
University of Kansas – Medical Center (KUMC) 3,082 41 1.3%
Wichita State University (WSU) 14,603 368 2.6%
TOTAL 86,815 1,886 2.2%


Detail of 20th Day Enrollment Totals – Spring 2010 Compared to Spring 2009

Institution Resident Spring 10 Change in Residents Spring 10 to Spring 09 Non-Residents Spring 10 Change in Non-Residents Spring 10 to Spring 09 On-Campus Spring 10 Change in On-Campus Spring 10 to Spring 09 Off-Campus Spring 10 Change in Off-Campus Spring 10 to Spring 09
ESU 4,813 -32 1,321 51 4,286 -94 1,848 113
FHSU 5,762 268 3,580 693 4,015 46 5,327 915
KSU 15,742 -42 5,828 458 19,367 425 2,203 -9
PSU 4,850 66 1,902 95 6,133 62 619 99
KU – TOTAL 19,646 -176 8,768 137 26,319 -151 2,095 112
KU 17,593 -127 7,739 47 23,782 -133 1,550 53
KUMC 2,053 -49 1,029 90 2,537 -18 545 59
WSU 12,633 349 1,970 19 14,270 400 333 -32
TOTAL 63,446 433 23,369 1,453 74,390 688 12,425 1,198