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William Donald Schaefer
UB could stop enrolling freshmen and sophomores
UB could stop enrolling freshmen and sophomores

Seven years after the University of Baltimore admitted its first freshman class, new President Kurt L. Schmoke is considering a return to the school's roots as an upper-division college that enrolled only juniors and seniors. The enrollment growth that came with the first underclassmen in 2007 has stagnated. UB enrolls about 200 freshmen each fall, and the university still attracts mostly transfers and graduate students. In an interview Friday, Schmoke spoke of flat public funding and a need to work more efficiently. He said he is seeking input from faculty, students and others on campus. "As I look at our resources, we've got to decide where we can get the best bang for...

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