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The Wisconsin alumni magazine
Volume 1, Number 4 (Jan. 1900)

Progress of the University,   pp. 162-165


Page 162


Wisconsin Alumni Magazine.
tension which would make little or
no demand upon the University's
present income. A school of art
should, like the present School of
Music, be made practically self-sup-
porting, and this is easily possible if,
as many of us believe, there is a real
demand for such a school. Why not,
then, at least try the experiment,
making the financial outcome for the
first year or two a criterion of its suc-
cess?
PROGRESS OF THE UNIVERSITY.
ATTENDANCE IN LEADING UNIVER-
                SITIES.
  The following table of University
attendance is taken from the current
number of the Harvard Graduates'
Magazine. It shows the numbers as
they stood November 1, 1899, The
present total of the University of
Wisconsin is 2,087.
    OUR NEIGHBORS.
Arts ................
Sciences ..........
Teachers' Colleges.
Total undergraduates...
Graduate Schools .....
Theology ............
Law ...............
Medicine ...........
Dentistry ...........
Veterinary ...........
Other Schools .........
Total advance departments
Total regular students.
Double registrations . .
Net total ............
Gain in Arts ...... ...
Gain in Sciences ..    .
Gain in advanced depart-
  ments ..............
Total gain ............
Women's Colleges.
Summer Schools and Teach-
  ers' Courses .........
Grand total of students
0
901
249
1150
375
205
580
1730
  50
1680
3115
  35
  32
1680
177
177
188
2 67
455
632
632
-10
15
  5
632
0
686
363
1049
145
145
1194
1194
  53
  29
  13
  95
1194
0
791
464
1255
  81
  172
  466
1721
  39
1682,
  73
  85
  48
  199
343
2025*
U
666
795
1461
170
1"77
315
* 28
  90
  780
2241
  20
2221
  50
  -5
  148
  203*
.424
2645
1228
569
1797
283
  99
  197
  134
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866
2663
140
a4
.0
U
443
444
246
1133
383
3 72
755
1510
2643
2523 2643
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79
-20
165
2688
58
27
161
246
190
250
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168
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  44
  20
1690
2384
  10
2374
  29
  12
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1221
27U
1494
  74
  475
  249
1 144
1742
3236
3236
  38
  27
  177
  242
0
1897
496
2393
320
  27
  608
  550
  131
  24
  25
1685
4078
  10
4068
  53
  80
  66
  199
. . .[ . . . 390
267   225   923
2651  8346  5250
* Estimates.
162
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