Quincy University reports a decline in the number of students enrolled at QU compared to last year.

In a press release, officials report 322 new students enrolled at the school, with a total Fall 2017 enrollment of 1,098.

This is a drop of six percent in the number of students enrolled at QU from this time last year.

According to school president Phil Conover, the decline in enrollment was anticipated, and new initiatives are in place to grow enrollment at QU in the years to come.