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The school reported 5,459 on campus for the 2019-2020 school year, an increase of 16% over last year. It is Mizzou's second consecutive year of freshman enrollment growth of more than 10%. Minority enrollment in the freshman class grew 4.2%. However, overall enrollment was flat at 29,677 students.
iStock For the last several decades, the University of Missouri, the state's flagship research institution, has been known mostly for its football team and prestigious journalism program. But in 2015, it was thrust into the national spotlight when a series of racist and anti-Semitic events took place on its campus.