Harvey-Jacobs: Economy behind admissions extension

The Green Bay Press-Gazette is publicizing the University’s unusual step of keeping applications open through August for students in 11 local counties. “We’ve had a few exchanges with students who have had to change their plans because of the economy,” Pam Harvey-Jacobs, admissions director, told the newspaper. “And those are typically local students, who decide they want or need to stay closer to home… it’s good to be able to accommodate those students.” For the story, click here