UConn’s Progress: Students Are the Big Picture

While the University has grown by 8,000 students since 1990, the workforce has increased by only 500, mostly faculty, and the percentage of administrators has stayed the same. ()

While the University has grown by 8,000 students since 1990, or 55 percent, the workforce has increased by only 500, mostly faculty, and the percentage of administrators has stayed the same. And in 2017, the University received the highest number of applications in its history, welcomed a freshman class with the highest average SAT scores, and earned the highest U.S. News & World Report ranking ever.