MU has hired four more admission representatives for different regions of the country.
MU spokesman Christian Basi: “We would be remiss in not saying this fall had an impact. We’re being really open and answering any questions parents and students might have (about campus climate).”
Total enrollment and minority representation are up.
Officials said it is too early to speculate.
A new admissions representative will oversee several new markets.
Residential Life has deferred all questions regarding the graffiti incident to the MU News Bureau.
Application season begins with increase in Illinois applicants.
Scholarships for minorities have not increased since 2001.
The majority of the applicants are out of state.