Office of Institutional Research and Effectiveness

Office of Institutional Research and Effectiveness

Preliminary Enrollment


Daily Student Enrollment: Provides student enrollment status by college, by campus, by domicile, and by type of credit hours such as reportable, traditional or contract, as of a certain date.

Daily Course Enrollment: Provides course enrollment matrix by college, by campus, by domicile, and by type of credit hours such as reportable, traditional or contract, as of a certain date.

Two-Year Comparison: Gives two-year comparisons of student enrollment status based on the date of registration for each semester.

Notes: • The enrollment reported on this page represents the previous day’s enrollment. For instance, although the first day of classes for Summer 2013, Session A was May 20; the actual information for the first day of classes is reported on the May 21 report.

• Starting in Spring 2012, graduate student load is no longer calculated solely on the basis of enrolled credit hours, but is calculated using the full-time classifications defined in the university catalog.

• Starting in Spring 2012, certificate and special program students are displayed separately.

• Starting in Spring 2012, Distance Education is defined as students enrolled in courses where 50% or more of the instruction is offered via distance education; internships, individual study, and study abroad are excluded.

• Starting in Summer 2013, degree-seeking students who attended Mason previously and returned at the same degree level after attending another institution are considered continuing students. Prior to Fall 2012 they were considered transfer students.

• Starting in Fall 2015, Korea enrollments are included in Preliminary Enrollment. From spring 2014 to spring 2015, Korea enrollments are not included.