- With applications now topping the 4,000 mark, President DiGiorgio said the 118-year-old institution may allow its entering freshman class to grow slightly this fall.
- The Winthrop approach, which spent eight years in development and piloting, is beginning to be promoted among prospective students as "The Winthrop Experience: Live. Learn. Lead."
Winthrop University, "Winthrop Sets New Record in Applications for Fall 2005" (2005). Winthrop News 2005. 120.