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Historical Enrollment

(for Fall Semester in Academic Years 1874-75 through 2013-14)

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 Historical Enrollment

Note: 1874-75 through 1921-22 is the total enrollment count, in 1922-23 the first graduate student enrollment is reported separately, in 1959-60 the first professional student enrollment is reported separately.

 

 

 West Lafayette Historical Enrollment by Level for Fall Semester in Academic Years 1874-75 through 2013-14

         
Year Total Undergraduate Professional Graduate
1874-75 65      
1875-76 66      
1876-77 140      
1877-78 166      
1878-79 195      
1879-80 203      
1880-81 254      
1881-82 238      
1882-83 219      
1883-84 214      
1884-85 259      
1885-86 315      
1886-87 392      
1887-88 368      
1888-89 439      
1889-90 458      
1890-91 530      
1891-92 609      
1892-93 648      
1893-94 651      
1894-95 595      
1895-96 593      
1896-97 634      
1897-98 699      
1898-99 670      
1899-00 731      
1900-01 932      
1901-02 1,096      
1902-03 1,264      
1903-04 1,352      
1904-05 1,439      
1905-06 1,861      
1906-07 1,940      
1907-08 1,984      
1908-09 1,802      
1909-10 1,743      
1910-11 1,705      
1911-12 1,774      
1912-13 1,810      
1913-14 1,987      
1914-15 2,077      
1915-16 2,171      
1916-17 2,226      
1917-18 1,687      
1918-19 2,549      
1919-20 2,807      
1920-21 2,983      
1921-22 2,995      
1922-23 2,938 2,878 60
1923-24 2,864 2,798 66
1924-25 3,059 2,995 64
1925-26 3,202 3,126 76
1926-27 3,383 3,287 96
1927-28 3,627 3,529 98
1928-29 3,934 3,783 151
1929-30 4,223 4,026 197
1930-31 4,544 4,308 236
1931-32 4,655 4,355 300
1932-33 4,056 3,753 303
1933-34 3,699 3,463 236
1934-35 3,937 3,705 232
1935-36 4,615 4,381 234
1936-37 5,507 5,242 265
1937-38 6,178 5,869 309
1938-39 6,778 6,357 421
1939-40 7,119 6,667 452
1940-41 6,966 6,510 456
1941-42 6,473 6,066 407
1942-43 6,687 6,372 315
1943-44 4,108 3,810 298
1944-45 3,762 3,488 274
1945-46 5,628 5,276 352
1946-47 11,462 10,586 876
1947-48 14,060 12,920 1,140
1948-49 14,674 13,306 1,368
1949-50 13,239 11,735 1,504
1950-51 11,053 9,486 1,567
1951-52 9,273 7,768 1,505
1952-53 9,285 7,847 1,438
1953-54 9,739 8,243 1,496
1954-55 10,561 9,024 1,537
1955-56 11,813 10,138 1,675
1956-57 13,060 11,137 1,923
1957-58 13,013 10,998 2,015
1958-59 13,368 11,074 2,294
1959-60 14,019 11,130 52 2,837
1960-61 15,160 12,157 97 2,906
1961-62 16,543 13,298 145 3,100
1962-63 17,164 13,669 190 3,305
1963-64 17,674 13,875 199 3,600
1964-65 18,710 14,477 202 4,031
1965-66 20,176 15,409 208 4,559
1966-67 21,407 16,417 207 4,783
1967-68 23,370 18,099 210 5,061
1968-69 24,718 19,335 220 5,163
1969-70 25,037 19,806 232 4,999
1970-71 25,582 20,234 233 5,115
1971-72 26,003 20,514 239 5,250
1972-73 26,204 20,751 256 5,197
1973-74 26,582 21,179 266 5,137
1974-75 27,466 21,983 273 5,210
1975-76 28,923 23,341 283 5,299
1976-77 30,194 24,427 302 5,465
1977-78 30,303 24,761 300 5,242
1978-79 30,455 25,146 303 4,996
1979-80 31,554 26,407 300 4,847
1980-81 32,366 27,132 310 4,924
1981-82 32,797 27,612 344 4,841
1982-83 32,455 27,252 333 4,870
1983-84 31,856 26,675 298 4,883
1984-85 31,457 26,254 275 4,928
1985-86 31,987 26,679 261 5,047
1986-87 32,243 26,923 250 5,070
1987-88 33,174 27,741 262 5,171
1988-89 34,969 28,904 255 5,810
1989-90 35,817 29,674 272 5,871
1990-91 35,647 29,537 269 5,841
1991-92 36,163 29,663 296 6,204
1992-93 35,833 29,311 287 6,235
1993-94 35,161 28,464 298 6,399
1994-95 34,484 27,750 318 6,416
1995-96 34,685 27,982 306 6,397
1996-97 35,156 28,567 432 6,157
1997-98 35,715 29,122 599 5,994
1998-99 36,878 30,159 706 6,013
1999-00 37,762 30,835 790 6,137
2000-01 37,871 30,899 851 6,121
2001-02 38,208 30,987 878 6,343
2002-03 38,564 30,908 899 6,757
2003-04 38,847 30,851 900 7,096
2004-05 38,653 30,747 924 6,982
2005-06 38,712 30,875 905 6,932
2006-07 39,228 31,290 915 7,023
2007-08 39,102 31,186 922 6,994
2008-09 40,090 31,761 902 7,427
2009-10 39,697 31,145 913 7,639
2010-11 39,726 30,836 910 7,980
2011-12 39,637 30,776 924 7,937
2012-13 39,256 30,147 946 8,163
2013-14 38,788 29,440 941 8,407
         
         

 

Source: Office of Enrollment Management Analysis and Reporting