State’s two largest universities, Arkansas State University and University of Arkansas, report record spring enrollment

FILE - The Welcome Center at Arkansas State University in Jonesboro is shown in this 2019 file photo. (Courtesy of Trenton Daeschner)
FILE - The Welcome Center at Arkansas State University in Jonesboro is shown in this 2019 file photo. (Courtesy of Trenton Daeschner)


After setting enrollment records in the fall, the state's two largest universities followed that by reporting record-breaking spring enrollments.

The 11th-day student headcount at Arkansas State University of 13,896 is up 11% from spring 2023 and surpasses the previous high of 12,667 in 2014, according to Arkansas State.

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