enrolment

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n enrolment the act of enrolling
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
  • Interesting fact: When Leonardo Da Vinci was young he drew a picture of a horrible monster and placed near a window in order to surprise his father. Upon seeing the picture his father believed it to be real and set out to protect his family until the boy showed him it was just a picture. Da Vinci's father then enrolled his son in an art class.
    • n enrolment The act of enrolling; specifically, the registering, recording, or entering of a deed, judgment, recognizance, acknowledgment, etc., in a court of record. In chancery practice a decree, though awarded by the court, was not deemed fixed until it had been engrossed on parchment and delivered to the proper clerk as a roll of the court.
    • n enrolment That in which anything is enrolled; a register; a roll.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
  • Interesting fact: The largest school in the world is a k-12 school in the Philippines, with an enrollment of about 25,000.
    • Enrolment act of enrolling: that in which anything is enrolled: a register
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Etymology

Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
O. Fr. enroller (Fr. enrôler)—en, and rolle, roll.

Usage

In literature:

Enroll them in places of honor, my Lord Seneschal.
"Yolanda: Maid of Burgundy" by Charles Major
The State of Alabama has 104,150 colored pupils enrolled in the public schools.
"The American Missionary, Vol. XLII. April, 1888. No. 4." by Various
Within recent years it has recognized the importance of industrial work and has had in all departments an average annual enrollment of 300.
"A Social History of The American Negro" by Benjamin Brawley
He could carry the mob, but poet, journalist, and idealist were enrolled with Young Ireland.
"The Glories of Ireland" by Edited by Joseph Dunn and P.J. Lennox
The sphere of a university is sometimes restricted by its walls or is limited to those who are enrolled on its lists.
"The History Of University Education In Maryland" by Bernard Christian Steiner
Our names will be struck off the records of the living, and enrolled in the vast catalogues of the dead.
"The Pirates Own Book" by Charles Ellms
She seeks the grove of Diana, where she is enrolled among the followers of the goddess.
"Pastoral Poetry and Pastoral Drama" by Walter W. Greg
He wishes to be enrolled.
"Who Goes There?" by Blackwood Ketcham Benson
The nobles of Tekoa, for 2000 years their names have stood, enrolled as the shirkers in God's grand work.
"The King's Cup-Bearer" by Amy Catherine Walton
The operations under the act for enrolling and calling out the national forces, detailed in the report of the Provost-Marshal-General.
"A Compilation of the Messages and Papers of the Presidents: Lincoln" by Compiled by James D. Richardson
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In poetry:

What should we gain tho' arts and arms,
Our honour'd name enrol;
If to obtain the spoils of time,
We sacrifice the soul.
"Address To Solitude" by Elizabeth Bath
But again the mystic angel
Came with swift and silent tread,
And our sister, Jamie's mother,
Was enrolled among the dead.
"Jamie's Puzzle" by Frances Ellen Watkins Harper
But my fire is dead white ashes,
And the tent is chilling cold,
And I'm playing win the battle,
When I've never been enrolled.
"A Rainy Day in Camp" by Anonymous Americas
"Where are our fathers? whither gone
The mighty men of old?
The patriarchs, prophets, priests, and kings,
In sacred books enroll'd?
"The Complaint of Nature" by John Logan
Above the rest was Britain's crest
In living flame enroll'd !
And the Virgin's form, in silver wrought,
With the brazon dragon bold !
"The Prophecy Of Merlin" by Anne Bannerman
Listen, ye pure white-robed souls,
Whom in her list she now enrolls,
And gird ye for your high emprize
By these her thrilling minstrelsies.
"Tuesday In Whitsun-Week" by John Keble

In news:

The city of Parsons will soon be enrolled in a program that should provide monetary relief for residents living in the local flood plain .
Early enrollment numbers at Minot State University are fluctuating , said President David Fuller on Wednesday.
Bledsoe County Schools enrollment at record high.
The Institute of International Education says there were nearly 15,170 foreign students enrolled in the state in the 2011-12 school year, ranking Virginia 14th in the nation.
Kingsley Ayeni knows why he attended four high schools before enrolling at Eastern Regional.
Eslamieh arrived in rural Indiana on a student visa in 1972 and enrolled in a college language program.
Call 419 668-3073 for more information or to enroll in a program.
With official enrollment numbers in, UW-Madison's entering class of new students is a talented group, with the largest new freshman class ever (6,279 students) and the largest number of new freshmen from Wisconsin since 2005 (3,515 students).
DEKALB – Northern Illinois University says fall enrollment is down by almost 5 percent but its incoming freshman class is larger than last year's.
The university said Wednesday that overall enrollment is down 4.9 percent to 21,869 students.
New freshman enrollment is up 2.9 percent to 2,664.
At 1,876 first-time enrollment down 149 from last year's record.
For many years, the name of the game for public colleges and universities has been FTE - that is, the number of "full-time equivalent" students they have enrolled.
Thousands of degree seekers are able to enroll in only one class at a time.
A study involving nearly 1,400 girls enrolled in a Kaiser Permanente health plan in Atlanta is the first to compare medical records for vaccinated and unvaccinated girls.
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In science:

K the number of patients enrolled in each stage.
Boundary crossing Random Walks, clinical trials and multinomial sequential estimation
The performance of the system declines when it is required to handle high volume of transactions usually during the enrollment period.
Thin Client Web-Based Campus Information Systems for Fiji National University
The enrollment option allows the student to register for courses.
Thin Client Web-Based Campus Information Systems for Fiji National University
This option also allows students to enroll for current and preceding terms of study.
Thin Client Web-Based Campus Information Systems for Fiji National University
Once the student confirms the enrollment, the system checks if the students have passed the prerequisite the enrollments are approved if not they are sent to the HOD’s for special approval.
Thin Client Web-Based Campus Information Systems for Fiji National University
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