Tag Archives: college admissions

Stealth Students

Using technology to engage with those elusive, would-be applicants. GUEST COLUMN | by Lauren Mead The rise of “stealth students” – those elusive, unknown would-be applicants whose first contact with a school’s admissions department is when they submit an application … Continue reading

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Want to Drive On-Campus Visits?

Time to elevate your student relationship management game. GUEST COLUMN | by Jennifer Wiles It’s all set up to impress: the perfectly manicured lawn bustling with student activity. The state of the art gym. The recently renovated dorms. College campuses … Continue reading

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Trends | Mythbusting Admissions

Gil Rogers and Michael Stoner have written an informative paper about where prospects and professionals agree—and disagree—on enrollment, marketing, messages and channels. What’s interesting are the gaps between what the pros think they know and how actual students really feel. These … Continue reading

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Cool Tool | Admittedly

Admittedly is an online college advisory platform that seamlessly allows high school students, their parents, and guidance counselors to collaborate on the site. The platform utilizes matching algorithms similar to those on dating sites like Match.com and OkCupid to match students … Continue reading

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Cool Tool | Campuscene

Campuscene is one of the only inbound marketing platforms designed for college admissions. 
It’s no secret: the college search is a daunting and frustrating process. There are over 7,500 options in higher education, and students are supposed to choose which one is … Continue reading

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