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Classroom Utilization
(for Fall Semester every five years from 1953-54 through 2003-04)


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Fall semesters past fifty years
1953-54
1958-59
1963-64
1968-69
1973-74
1978-79
1983-84
1988-89
1993-94
1998-99
2003-04
50 year percent change

Headcount Enrollment
9,739
13,368
17,674
24,718
26,582
30,445
31,856
34,969
35,161
36,878
38,847
299%
Classroom Area (ASF)*
213,600
211,100
208,600
204,438
217,315
213,792
209,316
219,752
218,822
226,007
239,810
12%
Headcount Enrollment per 100 sq. ft.
4.6
6.3
8.5
12.1
12.2
14.2
15.2
15.9
16.1
16.3
16.2
255%

 
                         
Fall semesters past ten years
1993-94
1994-95
1995-96
1996-97
1997-98
1998-99
1999-00
2000-01
2001-02
2002-03
2003-04
 

Number of classrooms used**
266
274
273
265
265
267
269
269
269
269
274
 
Average weekly hours of room use
37.4
36.6
36.9
39.3
38.5
39.9
40.5
39.7
38.6
38.8
37.1
 

 



Classroom Utilization
                  Classrooms Used
Charts representing Classroom Utilization and Number of classrooms used

*The classroom area values for 1953-54, 1958-59, and 1963-64 are estimates. Classroom area (Assignable Square Feet) does not include classroom service space.
**Includes daytime and evening use


Source: Space Management and Academic Scheduling

 


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