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Half Of Utah’s Public Colleges See Lower Enrollment, Including Major Drop at Salt Lake Community College



by Courtney Tanner

Half of Utah’s public colleges saw a decline in student enrollment this fall — and, alarmingly, the biggest drops were at the most affordable and accessible schools in the state.

The concerning headcounts were released Wednesday about halfway through a semester like no other. While losses were largely anticipated as a result of the coronavirus pandemic, state officials say the uneven impact was not.

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