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    #1

    At or In

    I enrolled in McNeese State University to attend classes. or I enrolled at McNeese State University to attend classes.

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    #2

    Re: At or In

    I think either could be used, but I prefer "at". Normally, I would use the passive voice: "I am enrolled at".

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    #3

    Re: At or In

    Both sound acceptable to me.

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    #4

    Re: At or In

    In BrE, "at" would be more common.
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    #5

    Re: At or In

    May I ask a question?

    "I enrolled" is a passive sentence? If it would be "he enrolled", is this have two meanings? one of them past tences and the other one passive?

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    #6

    Re: At or In

    "I enrolled" is the simple past of "I enrol".
    "He enrolled" is the simple past of "He enrols".

    "I enrolled at XXX University" is not a passive sentence. There is no natural passive version of that sentence.
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    #7

    Re: At or In

    Isn't the purpose of enrolling to take classes? It seems a bit unnecessary to me.

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    #8

    Re: At or In

    I agree. I might specify which classes though.

    Yesterday, I enrolled in Spanish classes at XXX College.
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