- 150 students who will make up Yale University's first Singapore campus class arrived in New Haven, Conn., for orientation last week.
- Classes will begin in August for the new Singapore liberal arts college, which Yale opened in cooperation with the National University of Singapore.
- The students were accepted from a pool of 11,400 applicants.
From the article:
... Yale-N.U.S. College’s first freshman assembly was held in Singapore on July 4 after a yearlong recruitment drive that attracted more than 11,400 applicants from 130 countries. ...