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Glossary of Terms In Administrative Data and Reports

Data, Academic Planning & Institutional Research

Term Admit Type

Definition

Indicates whether a student is a continuing, readmitted, reentry/transfer, new freshman, new transfer, or other new student in that term, except students who start as new freshmen in summer are shown as new freshmen in the following fall too, if enrolled.

Data Cookbook URL (requires authorization)
https://uwmadison.datacookbook.com/institution/terms/144458/versions/218601
Data Domain(s)
University of Wisconsin - Madison

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