More From 1912 to 2012

NAU is celebrating Arizona's Centennial by taking a look at our university from 1912 to 2012. In addition to what we've collected and published in our spring issue of Pine magazine, we have also collected the below elements for your enjoyment to get a glimpse of our Flagstaff campus and community over the past 100 years.

Watch this video of Old Main over the past 100 years, 1912 to 2012:

 

Our school's alumni association recently celebrated their centennial as well. Read about 100 years of the alumni association.  

 NAU Presidents 1912-2012  

 

Student Headcount by decade history
  • 1910 -  92
  • 1920 -  102
  • 1930 - 476
  • 1940 - 535
  • 1950 - 677
  • 1960  - 2,069
  • 1970 - 8,160
  • 1980 - 11,601
  • 1990 - 16,994
  • 2000 - 19,964
  • 2010 - 25,204

 

 

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Assembly room in Old Main near time of statehood. (Photo taken in 1911.) Credit: Northern Arizona University Archives/Cline Library