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Enrollment falls for the fourth year in a row

September 30, 2020

Truman State University’s enrollment continues to be down for the fall 2020 semester during the COVID-19 pandemic. The amount of first-time, full-time freshmen decreased from fall 2019 by 171 students. There are 727 new freshmen […]

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Enrollment estimated to be down again

August 25, 2020

Truman State University is projected to have another decrease in enrollment this academic year partially because of the COVID-19 pandemic. Official numbers will not be released until the University conducts a census 20 days after […]

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International student enrollment numbers down

March 10, 2020

The Center for International Students at Truman State University is experiencing its lowest recruitment rate ever with a 300% increase in fall 2019 prospective students being denied a student visa.  Thirty international students have been […]

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Low enrollment impacts certain departments

November 2, 2019

Truman State University’s decline in enrollment has impacted academic departments, forcing some to make internal changes and create new marketing strategies.  The lower number of incoming freshman for the 2019-20 academic year has created a […]

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College enrollment shifts across Missouri

September 12, 2019

Truman State University began seeing lower enrollment a couple of years ago. Truman is about to report its third year of decreased enrollment while other colleges around Missouri have broadcasted their enrollment numbers are going […]

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Enrollment impacts budget

May 6, 2019

As Missouri lawmakers try to determine a state-wide budget, Truman State University officials are planning a budget based on flat core funding and fewer enrolled students. There are currently three proposals for higher education appropriation […]

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Enrollment likely down for fall 2019

May 4, 2019

Based on new student application and admission numbers, Truman State University is projected to have another decrease in enrollment. As of Tuesday, there were 3,627 applicants, 2,678 of which have been admitted. Dawn Howd, associate […]