Georgia Tech will have its most diverse freshman class ever this fall.
More than 35 percent of incoming class members are women, the largest female population for a freshman class.
In addition, this year's freshman class has 55 percent more African-American students and 65 percent more Hispanic students than last year.
More than 61 percent of the class is from Georgia.
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More than 13,500 students applied to Georgia Tech, an 18 percent increase over last year. Applications came from students in 89 countries.