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Classroom Utilization

(for Fall Semester every five years from 1962-63 through 2012-13)

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                        50 Year Percent Change
                       
Fall Semesters Past Fifty Years 1962-63 1967-68 1972-73 1977-78 1982-83 1987-88 1992-93 1997-98 2002-03 2007-08 2012-13
  Headcount Enrollment 17,164 23,370 26,213 30,303 32,455 33,174 35,833 35,715 38,564 39,102 39,256 129%
  Classroom Area (ASF)1 209,100 205,955 218,506 213,131 212,543 207,662 213,172 224,887 227,504 251,559 270,815 30%
  Headcount Enrollment per 100 Square Feet 8.2 11.3 12.0 14.2 15.3 16.0 16.8 15.9 17.0 15.5 14.5 77%
                           
 
Fall Semesters Past Ten Years 2002-03 2003-04 2004-05 2005-06 2006-07 2007-08 2008-09 2009-10 2010-11 2011-12 2012-13  
Number of Classrooms Used2 269 274 270 273 277 276 279 278 269 268 270  
  Average Weekly Hours of Room Use 38.8 37.1 37.5 37.9 38.7 37.4 37.0 36.5 37.6 36.7 35.6  
  1The classroom area value for 1962-63 is an estimate. Classroom area (assignable square feet) does not include classroom service space.
  2Includes daytime and evening use.

 

          

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Source: Space Management and Academic Scheduling