BALTIMORE (WJZ) — It’s a new record for Morgan State University.
The university is expecting its largest incoming class in years! The HBCU has received more than 14,000 undergraduate applications for this fall.READ MORE: Second Alarm Dwelling Fire In Southeast Baltimore
That’s an all-time high for the school and a more than 58% increase than was received in 2019.READ MORE: Caught On Camera: Baltimore County Officer Rescues Ducklings In White Marsh
And just to give you an idea of how large that number is, the university typically allots space for 1,600 to 1,800 new students each year.MORE NEWS: Rombauer Wins The Preakness Stakes, Medina Spirit In The Money
Morgan State said this puts the school in a good position to regain momentum after the pandemic.