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Wilkinson was responsible for the building of over eighty structures on the campus, many of which still stand.
During his tenure, the student body increased six-fold, making BYU the largest private school at the time. Oaks continued the expansion of his predecessor, adding a law school and proposing plans for a new School of Management.
However, many of its graduates at this time would go on to great success and become well renowned in their fields. Harris was appointed the university's president in 1921.
He was the first BYU president to have a doctoral degree.
By the end of his stay, the school had grown nearly five times to an enrollment of 5,440 students.
The university did not have the facilities to handle such a large influx, so he bought part of an Air Force Base in Ogden, Utah and rebuilt it to house some of the students. Wilkinson, also oversaw a period of intense growth, as the school adopted an accelerated building program.
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Brigham Young University (BYU, sometimes referred to colloquially as The Y) is a private, non-profit research university in Provo, Utah, United States completely owned by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS or Mormon Church) and run under the auspices of its Church Educational System. The university's primary focus is on undergraduate education but it also has 68 master's and 25 doctoral degree programs.
BYU's athletic teams compete in Division I of the NCAA and are collectively known as the BYU Cougars.