The Kansas University fall semester enrollment on the Lawrence campus passed the 20,000 mark for the first time and exceeded even optimistic earlier estimates by school officials. The combined Fall 1974 total was 22,282 for both the Lawrence and Kansas City (medical center) campuses. The Lawrence figure was 20,395, a 9.2 percent increase over the 18,683 students of the year before. KU officials had predicted a final headcount of 21,898, with 20,173 of them on the Lawrence campus.
OCT.8 25 YEARS AGO
October 8, 1999