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Classroom Utilization
(for Fall Semester every five years from 1954-55 through 2004-05)


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Fall semesters past fifty years
1954-55
1959-60
1964-65
1969-70
1974-75
1979-80
1984-85
1989-90
1994-95
1999-00
2004-05
50 year percent change

Headcount Enrollment
10,561
14,019
18,710
25,037
27,467
31,554
31,457
35,817
34,484
37,762
38,653
266%
Classroom Area (ASF)*
213,100
210,600
208,100
212,583
204,345
216,451
216,302
211,026
224,292
226,938
238,645
12%
Headcount Enrollment per 100 sq. ft.
5.0
6.7
9.0
11.8
13.4
14.6
14.5
17.0
15.4
16.6
16.2
227%

 
                         
Fall semesters past ten years
1994-95
1995-96
1996-97
1997-98
1998-99
1999-00
2000-01
2001-02
2002-03
2003-04
2004-05
 

Number of classrooms used**
274
273
265
265
267
269
269
269
269
274
270
 
Average weekly hours of room use
36.6
36.9
39.3
38.5
39.9
40.5
39.7
38.6
38.8
37.1
37.5
 

 



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

*The classroom area values for 1954-55, 1959-60, and 1964-65 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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