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UW-Madison breaks application record

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MADISON (WKOW) --  For the first time ever, more than 30,000 students applied to attend the UW-Madison this year.

Officials released enrollment numbers for the upcoming school year Tuesday.

It was also another big year for Wisconsin kids getting into the UW, with the second largest class of in-state freshman since 2005.

In total, the university offered admission to 14,480 students; making the admission rate 47.5%.

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