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EIU Students 08/30/18 (1)

A student walks across Lincoln Avenue in Charleston just days before increased enrollment numbers were announced for Eastern Illinois University this semester.

CHARLESTON -- Eastern Illinois University spring enrollment numbers will come out later today, according to officials. 

A problem in the reporting process at the university required more time for staff to crunch this semester's 10th-day enrollment numbers, the nationally accepted standard for tracking university and college enrollments, said EIU spokesman Josh Reinhart. 

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He said these numbers will come out later today. The fall semester numbers served as an important shift for the university and the community. As previously reported in the JG-TC, the university saw 7,526 students enrolled at EIU in fall last year, an increase of 7.1 percent from the fall before. This was the first enrollment increase in a decade for the institution. 

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Contact Jarad Jarmon at (217) 238-6839. Follow him on Twitter: @JJarmonReporter

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Jarad Jarmon is a reporter for the JG-TC. He covers the city of Charleston, Eastern Illinois University, Mattoon schools and the Regional Office of Education.

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