applications http://ripr.org en URI: A Record-breaking Number of Applicants for Fall 2013 http://ripr.org/post/uri-record-breaking-number-applicants-fall-2013 <p>The University of Rhode Island says it’s seeing a record number of applications for the Fall 2013 semester.&nbsp; University officials believe their marketing efforts are paying off.</p><p>Close to 21,000 students have applied for admission to URI for next fall.&nbsp; Roughly 75 percent will be admitted so that the university has its desired freshman class of 3,100 even after students who have been admitted decide to go elsewhere.</p><p>URI Admissions Dean Cynthia Bonn believes the interest in attending URI is a direct result of their outreach efforts.</p> Mon, 18 Mar 2013 19:26:49 +0000 Flo Jonic 12133 at http://ripr.org