Class of 2022 sets records for enrollment, diversity, first-generation students

The U. of I.’s freshman class sets records for students from underrepresented backgrounds and first-generation college students. Graphic by Julie McMahon

SEP 12, 2018 9:00 AM

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Class of 2022 sets records for enrollment, diversity, first-generation students
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Class of 2022 sets records for enrollment, diversity, first-generation students
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CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign’s freshman class contains record numbers of students from underrepresented backgrounds and first-generation college students, and represents a 10-year high of Illinois residents.