Summer Enrollments Are Rising at Many Colleges

Summer enrollments are up at many colleges this year compared with last year, continuing a recent trend. And as more students attend classes year-round, some colleges are looking to improve their summer offerings, or even to require summer attendance.

"We continue to see slow to moderate increases from year to year, at least for the past three years," says David Schejbal, associate provost and director of continuing education for the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, where