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for joining us. 3 our top story tonight -- purdue university's enrollment continues to grow as a record number of applications were sent in to the big ten university the number of undergraduates applying rose to more than 54-thousand in 2018.a jump of more than 14,000 from 2014 and 6,000 from last year.as we previously reported this year's class is the second largest in purdue history and purdue president mitch daniels says that was by design.the campus is trying to support more and more growth, but students say they can feel how crowded 3it is. 3<very like congested like sometimes you don't have space to put your backpacks or when people are walking across because there are so many students like they trip on your backpack or you get bumped on the head. it's ridiculous.> purdue welcomed more than 1,000 international students in the 2019 freshman class.