MU is currently the only Big 12 school seeing an increase in applications for fall 2009, according to a report sent to university administrators Monday.
The number of freshman applicants has increased almost 49 percent over this time last year, and the number of freshmen admitted has increased by nearly as much.
But MU spokesman Christian Basi said it’s too early to know what specific factors have contributed to this increase in applications. Administrators will have a better idea in late December or early January of whether MU will see another record-sized freshman class.
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