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Title Date Summary
201 The Nineties; higher education in the Education Decade
Northern Iowa Today 73:2, p.3
1/1/1990 President Curris and other top administrators plan for UNI's future.
202 Record enrollment as new student totals at University of Northern Iowa rise again.
Public Relations News Release 1989:74, p.1
9/17/1989 A record enrollment of 11,837 students enrolled for classes. It tops the previous record of 11,577 set in 1986.
203 Students frustrated by crowded campus facilities
Hagerman--Brian (Class of 1992)
Northern Iowan 86:4, p.2
9/15/1989 Unhappy with tripled dorm rooms and difficulty parking; believes university should expand facilities if it chooses to increase enrollment.
204 Record enrollment moves in; more students cause more problems
Inouye--Robert M. (Class of 1992)
Northern Iowan 86:2, p.1
9/8/1989 Preliminary fall 1989 enrollment is 11,645; parking and dorm room tripling are major problems; photo.
205 Record enrollment announced at University of Northern Iowa.
Public Relations News Release 1989:29, p.1
8/31/1989 Preliminary figures released by the Office of the Registrar today indicate that 11,645 students are currently enrolled at the University. This tops by 68 students the previous record of 11,577, set in 1986.
206 Increase in new students pushes Northern Iowa fall enrollment over 1988 enrollment cap of 11,500.
Public Relations News Release 1989:23, p.1
8/29/1989 Freshmen enrollment is up 4.5 percent, transfers up 15.8 percent, and new graduate student enrollment is up 38.9 percent.
207 Can the American mind be reopened?; rethinking undergraduate education
Northern Iowa Today 73:1, p.6
7/1/1989 Survey of recent efforts by UNI to enhance quality of undergraduate education; photo.
208 Regents lift enrollment cap
Putze--Aaron A. (Class of 1993)
Northern Iowan 85:53, p.1
4/21/1989 Policy initially approved in December 1985; UNI officials believe that the lifting will not lead to overcrowding.
209 Regents approve suspension of University of Northern Iowa enrollment limitation beginning with 1989 Fall semester.
Public Relations News Release 1988:416, p.1
4/13/1989 A policy presented to the Board, proposed two major changes- the establishment of a required high school curriculum and a tightening of admission guidelines for transfer students.
210 Curris addresses Noehren residents
Miller--Jennifer C. (Student--1989-1990)
Northern Iowan 85:49, p.1
4/7/1989 President Curris offers views on a variety of subjects at informal meeting.
211 Faculty Senate votes to lift enrollment cap
White--Ryan A. (Class of 1989)
Northern Iowan 85:47, p.1
3/31/1989 Faculty express concern that enrollment cap has had little, if any, effect other than as a public relations ploy; vote to lift cap, with reservations, 8-7.
212 Student profile released
Northern Iowan 85:31, p.3
1/24/1989 A look at demographic data relating to UNI students.
213 Fewer majors seen
Northern Iowan 85:14, p.9
10/14/1988 Administrators talk about the cycles of enrollment in humanities courses.
214 Northern Iowa enrollment pushes figure toward the limit.
Public Relations News Release 1988:45, p.1
9/13/1988 New freshman increased 7.3%, new transfer increased 12.6%. Fall enrollment is 11472 and enrollment limitation is 11500. Curris told faculty, "The strong enrollment attests to your good work. If progress continues, we should consider lifting the cap."
215 UNI holds top spot on standardized tests
Northern Iowan 85:5, p.7
216 Summer enrollment drops
Northern Iowan 84:66, p.3
7/22/1988 Summer enrollment is about 4500.
217 Regents goal to increase minorities
Northern Iowan 84:41, p.4
2/26/1988 Regents aim for 8.5% minority enrollment; a survey at UNI minority recruitment efforts.
218 University of Northern Iowa presents minority recruitment plan to Regents
Public Relations News Release 1987:268, p.1
2/17/1988 The Board of Regents reveals their plans to increase minority enrollment to over eight percent in state universities. Strategies include the creation of equal opportunity programs, scholarships, and outreach to emeritus faculty and minority alumni.
219 Chairman of regents' committee: 'Not relaxing standards for minorities'
Public Relations News Release 1987:227, p.1
1/21/1988 The Board of Regents' Robert Leahy announces that exceptions must be made to meet state minority enrollment requirements.
220 Enrollment drops by 1.3 percent following new cap, requirements
Northern Iowan 84:9, p.5
9/25/1987 Fall 1987 is 11,431; officials speculate on causes.
221 UNI fall enrollment comes in under institution's new enrollment limitation
Public Relations News Release 1987:38, p.1
9/15/1987 Robert Leahy and Jack Wielenga discuss the new enrollment guidelines placed on the university. Due to more strict admission standards, including raising the grade point requirement, the university saw a decrease of over one percent in transfer admissions.
222 Enrollment keeps breaking records
Northern Iowa Today 15:2, p.8
3/1/1987 Spring 1987 enrollment is 10,799.
223 Another record spring enrollment for UNI
Public Relations News Release 1987:213, p.1
2/9/1987 The Board of Regents and President Curris place an enrollment cap of 11,500 students on the university after a record enrollment of students, which adversely affected the quality of education.
224 Administrators strive to explain cap accurately, thoroughly
Northern Iowa Today 15:1, p.3
12/1/1986 Description of public relations associated with enrollment limitation.
225 Cap means accessible faculty; tightened suspension standards
Northern Iowa Today 15:1, p.3
12/1/1986 Administrators state that enrollment limitation will allow for appropriate student/faculty ratio; suspension rules will be stricter.
226 Enrollment cap gets mixed reviews from students
Amick--Laura (Public Relations Staff)
Northern Iowa Today 15:1, p.4
12/1/1986 Sampling of student reactions to enrollment limitation; photo.
227 Enrollment cap: a difficult choice
Northern Iowa Today 15:1, p.2
12/1/1986 Justification for enrollment limitation; photo.
228 Limited resources prompt enrollment cap; admissions requirements tightened
Northern Iowa Today 15:1, p.1
12/1/1986 Justification for limiting enrollment; table of UNI-required high school preparation.
229 Student expresses views in campus paper
Johnson--Dennis (Student--1986)
Northern Iowa Today 15:1, p.4
12/1/1986 Critical of legislature for not supporting UNI.
230 Minority enrollment drops despite overall increases
Olson--Carol Kathleen (Class of 1990)
Northern Iowan 83:21, p.3
11/7/1986 A look at minority enrollment at UNI over the last few years.
231 Untitled
Northern Iowan 83:16, p.3
10/21/1986 Criticizes UNI's enrollment cap.
232 Enrollment cap ad spurs gubernatorial response
Northern Iowan 83:12, p.1
10/7/1986 Governor Branstad believes money spent on ads in local newspapers were misleading.
233 Cap to better UNI
Northern Iowan 83:10, p.3
9/30/1986 Supports the enrollment cap.
234 Legislature to blame
Northern Iowan 83:9, p.2
9/26/1986 Discusses some possible causes of the recent enrollment cap.
235 Cap unfortunate
Northern Iowan 83:8, p.2
9/23/1986 Feels the new enrollment cap is an unfortunate necessity.
236 Regents approve enrollment cap
Bingham--Elizabeth (Class of 1915)
Northern Iowan 83:8, p.1
9/23/1986 UNI may limit enrollment to 11,500 and establish core of high school courses to meet that level.
237 What do you think of the enrollment cap?
Morse--Julie A. (Class of 1988)
Northern Iowan 83:8, p.6
9/23/1986 Students respond to the question "What do you think of the enrollment cap?"; photo.
238 Regents cap enrollment for UNI
Bingham--Elizabeth (Class of 1915)
Northern Iowan 83:7, p.1
9/19/1986 Approve limit of 11,500 with no more than 10% from bottom half of high school class.
239 Admission denials are increased; UNI reaches record enrollment
Northern Iowan 83:6, p.8
9/16/1986 Fall 1986 enrollment is 11,540; 653 denied admission this year compared with 421 last year.
240 Regents refer UNI enrollment limitation request to interinstitutional committee
Public Relations News Release 1986:439, p.1
5/22/1986 The UNI Committee on Enrollment Limitation has proposed a policy that would stabilize enrollment to about 11,250 to 11750 students; students ranking in the top one-third, not one-half of their high school class would automatically be admitted.
241 Budget cuts and enrollment increases force admissions limit
Northern Iowa Today 14:2, p.1
3/1/1986 Committee studying enrollment limitations to meet financial problems.
242 University experiences another record enrollment
Northern Iowa Today 14:2, p.7
3/1/1986 10,728 students register for Spring 1986 semester; 190 more than previous spring.
243 Record enrollment at UNI
Witt--Nancy (Student--1985-1988)
Northern Iowan 82:35, p.5
2/14/1986 Spring 1986 enrollment is 10,728.
244 UNI record spring enrollment official
Public Relations News Release 1986:242, p.1
2/6/1986 There are 10,728 students enrolled in the spring 1986 semester; this is a two percent increase over last spring semester.
245 UNI projects record spring enrollment
Public Relations News Release 1986:230, p.1
1/31/1986 The official count is expected to be around 10,700 which is a 1.5% increase from last spring; this fall also had record enrollment numbers.
246 Regents approve UNI enrollment limit concept
Public Relations News Release 1986:204, p.1
1/15/1986 The approval basically allows UNI to explore different options for limiting enrollment levels.
247 Regents approve UNI ceiling on enrollment in principle
Public Relations News Release 70:4, p.7
1/1/1986 First overall admissions restriction to be approved.
248 UNI requests conceptual approval from regents of enrollment cap
Public Relations News Release 1985:185, p.1
12/19/1985 Curris says UNI had a record fall enrollment, up 12% for freshman, and an even higher enrollment is expected next year; the cap request was made given the state's economic condition; this would be the first enrollment cap.
249 UNI requests conceptual approval from regents of enrollment cap
Public Relations News Release 1985:184, p.1
12/19/1985 Curris told the regents that UNI experienced a record fall enrollment this year and expect an even higher enrollment next year; if UNI can gain conceptual approval then they will move forward with an actual plan.
250 Enrollment reaches record high
Northern Iowa Today 14:1, p.5
12/1/1985 Fall 1985 enrollment is 11,506.


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