Freshmen Enrollment Up At Mizzou

(Columbia) The University of Missouri’s freshmen class is up two-point-seven percent from last year.

Officials say more than five-thousand new freshmen joined M-U Monday for fall semester.

Preliminary numbers show total undergraduate enrollment is up slightly with more than 23-thousand-500 students.

Mizzou President Mun Choi says it shows that students and families continue to recognize the value of a degree from M-U and the incredible student experience they offer.