The total number of alumni exceeded 7,600.
DePaul offered its facilities for military war training.
DePaul announced tuition-free courses to train men and women for war industry work in March. Day and evening classes included production supervision, radio technician training, chemistry and mathematics.
DePaul was chosen to offer V-1 training to men between 17 and 19 who are freshmen and sophomores. Enrollees take regular college programs and special courses for examinations for Navy officers' courses upon graduation.
In April, Ray Meyer was appointed head men's basketball coach (see 1984).