The following information was given to the faculty at the Opening Faculty/Staff Conference on Tuesday:
- There will be about 1235 full-time students attending Centre College this coming academic year – the largest size ever.
- Of those, about 45% will be involved in at least one athletic program.
- There are 41 U.S. states represented in the student body, as well as a few from China, Japan, and a few other foreign countries.
And concerning the incoming freshman class of 2014:
- Average ACT score: 28.5
- 47% are not from Kentucky
- 14% are racial/ethnic minorities
- 60% are from the top-10% of their high school graduating classes