Report: Enrollment Decline Continues, Steepest at CCs

University enrollment continued to decline in the fall for the sixth straight year, adding more bad news to the woes of financially stretched colleges and universities, new figures show.

A new report shows that university and college enrollment declined this fall for the sixth straight year. There are more than 2.6 million fewer students enrolled in higher education in the semester just ending than there were in the fall of 2011. Photo: Ben Smith for The Hechinger Report