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Meet our new students

On August 29, the 1,250 members of the class of 2020 took their seats in Case Western Reserve classrooms. 

They arrive from a range of backgrounds and interests. A few quick facts:

  • Students represent 40 different nations
  • The top 5 states include Ohio, Pennsylvania, Illinois, California and New York
  • They attended 860 different high schools, with graduating classes ranging from over 2,300 to 1.
  • A quarter learned a first language other than English
  • About 15 percent had a family member attend the University
  • 10 percent are the first in their families to attend college.

Watch the video to see highlights from their first few days on campus.

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