August 30, 2012

Volume 109, Issue 6

Stories from the August 30, 2012 issue of the GW Hatchet. View a PDF version of this issue.

Enrollment surges for foreign graduate students

The number of graduate students to flock to GW on academic visas skyrocketed 40 percent since last fall, a surge administrators attribute to wider research offerings, foreign recruitment and an emphasis on becoming a global institution. There are 1,212 Colonials on student visas enrolled this fall – nearly double the number from four years ago. […]