Tuesday, August 23, 2011

SBU Reports Increase in First Day Enrollment

Southwest Baptist University News Release
Contact: Sharina Smith
Mobile: 417-399-7918
E-mail: ssmith@sbuniv.edu 

BOLIVAR, MO -- Vice President for Enrollment Management Stephanie Miller said numbers were up for first day enrollment yesterday at Southwest Baptist University.

SBU Freshman Procession 2011

Dr. Miller reported 444 freshmen (up from 437 in 2010) and 115 transfers (up from 111 in 2010).  With this increase in enrollment comes an increase in freshmen ACT scores which average 23.1 this year (up from 22.3 in 2010), Dr. Miller said.


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