LANSING – Enrollment is down at Michigan public universities. A study by the Michigan Association of State Universities found that over a dozen institutions saw a decline in enrollment.  That’s 80% of state universities over the last decade.

In the Upper Peninsula, Lake Superior State University fell by 5 percent and Northern Michigan University declined by 2 percent.

Michigan Tech University increased enrollment by almost 2 percent over the same period.

It was the only U.P. school to do so.

Across the state, Central Michigan University had the biggest drop in enrollment with 44 percent.

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