Stanford University students who completed the military academy this spring have a chance to receive “welcome mats” in the U.S. military.
The university has not said when those mats will be available, but the announcement is significant because of the number of graduates it is expecting to take to the academy.
The mat is for a total of 1,000 recruits, according to the Army.
The military expects to add another 600 new recruits in the next two years.
A U.N. official told the Associated Press on Wednesday that it will be ready to accept incoming students from next month.
“We expect to see a huge increase in students from the United States, and we are going to continue to make that happen,” said Col. Timothy Kwan, the U