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Chico State accepts 15,000 freshmen

Chico State accepts 15,000 freshmen

Daniel Wright

April 28, 2017


Filed under Breaking News, Campus, News

Chico State sent out over 15,000 letters of acceptance for first-time freshmen. According to the Director of Admission, Adam Stoltz, Chico State admitted 15,468, first-time freshmen for the fall semester. The office of admissions does not anticipate anywhere near that many student attending though. R...

Choose Chico draws 1,500 prospective students

Choose Chico draws 1,500 prospective students

Daniel Wright

April 21, 2017


Filed under Breaking News, Campus, News

More than 1,000 admitted students, along with friends and family toured Chico State, April 8, at Choose Chico. Choose Chico is held annually in the spring, as an opportunity for students who have been admitted to tour the campus. Choose Chico has existed since 2009, according to Associate Director...

College becoming too competitive

College becoming too competitive

Jeff Guzman

April 15, 2016


Filed under Columns, Opinion

I read online that for the generation before us, in order for them to go to college they had to achieve good grades, maintain a minimum wage job and possibly pull out a small amount of student loans. Then they compared this to today where you need great grades, work full time at a minimum wage job ju...

New horizons for campus diversity

New horizons for campus diversity

Cheyanne Burens

September 9, 2015


Filed under Community, News

  This September, many may be celebrating Hispanic Heritage month in light of the 2015 fall enrollment, making Chico State history once again by reaching an all-time high for Hispanic and Latino/a enrollees at 42.1 percent. DREAM students are a contributing factor, doubling each year since 2...

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