UCI Irvine News: Numbers are up for both California residents and non-resident students
Irvine, Calif., Jan. 18, 2013 –The number of freshman applications to UC Irvine for fall admission rose to a record high this year, with about 61,000 vying to become Anteaters. More than 15,000 transfer students also applied, bringing the total to 76,235, a 9 percent increase over the previous year and the fourth-highest among the nine undergraduate campuses in the University of California system.
“The numbers demonstrate once again the high demand for a UC Irvine education,” said Brent Yunek, assistant vice chancellor for enrollment services. “It’s exciting to see this level of enthusiasm from California residents, underrepresented minorities, and international and out-of state students.”
Data from freshman applicants show:
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