Preliminary figures from Eastern Kentucky University show a two percent increase in overall student enrollment. As of August 26th, 16 thousand, 454 students were signed up for the 20-14 fall semester.
E-K-U is seeing an eleven percent increase in registered African-American students. The number of Hispanic/Latino students attending E-K-U is up 19 percent, compared to the same time last fall.
On-line credit hours are up 15-point-6 percent with almost 15 hundred students taking on-line classes.