The student body hit 4,648 this fall semester—four students more than the 2014 record.
DSU spokesman Carlos Holmes adds the university’s freshman retention rate has risen to more than 70 percent.
“We’ve been doing a lot of work on our enrollment management processes. We’ve been doing a lot of work to focus on our first-year students. We’ve established a University College in which a lot of attention is paid to our first-year students through advising.”