High Enrollment, Retention Fueling Need
6:47 am
Wed June 18, 2014

Culver-Stockton College Adding Dorm Rooms

One of the region's colleges is facing some unexpected challenges, thanks to a problem other colleges would do anything to have.

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WIU Works To Reverse The Trend
10:20 am
Mon June 16, 2014

Enrollment At WIU Continues To Trend Down

Western Illinois University, Macomb Campus.
Credit en.wikipedia.org

In the spring of 2007, nearly 9,800 undergraduate students were attending classes at Western Illinois University's Macomb campus.  Only 8,000 were enrolled this past spring. The leaders of the university are currently working on plans to bring enrollment back up.

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Five-Year Figure Also Down
5:09 pm
Mon January 27, 2014

Public School Enrollment Down in SEIA

The Keokuk School District's certified enrollment fell by 28 students this year, compared to last year.

The trend of Iowa's public school enrollment being on the rise is not reaching the southeast corner of the state.

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Millions of Dollars
8:15 pm
Tue September 10, 2013

WIU Enrollment Decline Impacts Bottom Line

Sherman Hall, the administration building at WIU
Credit Rich Egger

There are 498 fewer students attending Western Illinois University this fall than at this time last year.

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The 2 + 2 Agreement involves business degrees
1:56 pm
Mon July 15, 2013

WIU Signs Dual Enrollment Deal with EICC

The agreement helps students transfer from EICC to WIU.
Credit https://www.facebook.com/easterniowacommunitycollege

Western Illinois University recently signed a new agreement with Eastern Iowa Community Colleges to make the transition for EICC students coming to Western easier.

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