For the 1st Time in Almost a Decade Enrollment is Down at UNC System Schools

The Carolina Journal is reporting that for the first time in nine years, enrollment in UNC System schools is  down this year, particularly in graduate programs. For fall 2022, there  was a total headcount of 239,663 students across the system, down about  2% over the previous year. Of the 16 institutions in the system, 12 saw  decreases in enrollment, while four saw increases. Enrollment in graduate programs was down 7%, and transfer student enrollment was down again for a fourth year, now at the lowest since 2013.

Author: Mike Jackson