Posted: Sep 17, 2010 4:08 PM
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - The state's flagship university has
boosted its enrollment, even as budget cuts have slashed programs
and services at the campus.
LSU announced Friday that its overall enrollment is 28,771 this
semester, a 3 percent increase from last year when the school had
27,992 students. The growth of the freshman class was 14 percent.
The university has 23,686 undergraduates, up from 23,017 last
year. Graduate student enrollment also grew to 4,710, up from