ASU Enrollment Hits 15-Year High

JONESBORO, AR - Enrollment at Arkansas State University's Jonesboro campus has hit a 15-year high.

At this morning's meeting of the university's board of trustees, Chancellor Robert Potts reported that the campus's "unofficial unduplicated headcount" stands at 10,934, marking the highest enrollment figure since 1992.

The figure represents an increase of 207 students over last year's tally.  New freshman headcount is up slightly at 1,739, while graduate student headcount increased by 105 to 1,492.