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4:25 pm
Thu September 18, 2014

At UA, Non-Resident Students Outnumber Residents

Officials say non-resident students now outnumber Alabama residents at the University of Alabama.
Credit apr

Officials say non-resident students now outnumber Alabama residents at the University of Alabama.

Al.com reports that there are 17,830 Alabama residents enrolled this fall compared to 18,325 out-of-state, military and international students.

In the 2014 freshman class -- the largest in school history -- there are 2,474 Alabama residents and 4,382 out-of-state students (including military and international).

Out-of-state students tipped the numbers in their favor this year after a six-year trend of decreasing resident enrollment.

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Business & Education
10:30 am
Sat November 3, 2012

College Officials Aim To Increase UAB Enrollment

Univ. of Alabama System Chancellor Robert Witt wants to increase enrollment at Birmingham campus.
Credit uab.edu / University of Alabama at Birmingham

A new chancellor wants to see student enrollment grow at the University of Alabama-Birmingham.

Chancellor Robert Witt said Friday during a meeting of the University of Alabama System Board of Trustees that he's met with UAB's interim president and other staff to discuss ways to increase growth at the Birmingham campus.

Roughly 18,000 students are enrolled at the campus. Witt did not publicly set a specific goal for growth.

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