Brock University experiences 13% increase in applicant confirmations

It looks like more and more students are turning to Brock University for higher education.

Brock officials say this year they have received a 13% increase in high-school applicant confirmations. Currently, the provincial average sits at 3.1%.

More than 3,500 high school students have confirmed to start first-year undergraduate studies this fall.

Concurrent Education and the the Faculty of Mathematics and Science saw the largest increases in interest.

Last fall, the school saw a record breaking enrolment of 19,000 full and part time students.