Star Tribune features second in series on higher education enrollment

Star Tribune higher education reporter Ryan Faircloth has been working on a series about how declining enrollment is reshaping higher education. The second story titled “In Minnesota and U.S., colleges fight to recruit shrinking pool of students” has been posted to the Star Tribune website.    In the story, he writes: “Across Minnesota and the country, colleges are upping their financial aid, launching new programs and stationing more […]

Fall 2022: Outreach to Unregistered Students

Fall 2022 Outreach As of Monday, May 2, 2022, there are 871 degree-seeking undergraduate students on the list who are eligible to return in fall. Of the unregistered students, 135 responded to the survey that closed yesterday and indicated whether or not they planned to return and the reasons (see columns E through G, in green), with 48 indicating they […]

Star Tribune features series on higher education enrollment

Star Tribune higher education reporter Ryan Faircloth has been working on a series about how declining enrollment is reshaping higher education. The first article appeared on April 16, titled ‘Code-red moment’: Fewer people going to college in Minnesota could reshape higher education, workforce. In the story, he writes: “Colleges across the country have been losing students since 2010 as tuition increased, demographics shifted and Americans […]

Spring 2022 APC Completion

There is positive news regarding the week 10 academic progress checks and overall progress toward the APC completion scholarship incentive for spring 2022. We, once again, had an excellent completion rate at week 10, with 89.4% of requested progress checks completed university-wide! I have included details below about both week 5 and week 10 progress check completion for each college […]