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Spring 2022 enrollment didn't show recovery, National Student Clearinghouse finds

by Emily Bamforth • 1 month ago

Spring 2022 enrollment showed steeper year-over-year enrollment drops than last year, according to the National Student Clearinghouse.

How colleges can reach 'stopped-out' students

by Emily Bamforth • 7 months ago

What students find effective engagement differs between groups, according to a survey of students who've withdrawn from their studies. Experts think technology can help.

First-time college freshmen are dropping out, researchers find

by Colin Wood • 12 months ago

Persistence rates were steady as enrollment plummeted during the pandemic, but data from the National Student Clearinghouse Research Center shows that freshmen are dropping out.

University admissions chat platform Unibuddy raises $20 million

by Emily Bamforth • 12 months ago

Unibuddy, which connects university admissions offices with potential students, says it will triple the size of its engineering team.

Pepperdine business school taps machine learning to tout MBA value

by Colin Wood • 1 year ago

Administrators hope to use new technology from AstrumU to calculate the market value of an MBA and attract additional students.

Predictive analytics are only as useful as the university culture around them

by Ryan Johnston • 1 year ago

Data analytics are a key tool for higher education institutions seeking to bolster student success, but don't expect a silver bullet, experts said.

University enrollment is crashing at decade-high rate, new report shows

by Colin Wood • 1 year ago

Universities and colleges saw a nearly 5% drop in their undergraduate enrollment, according to new data from the National Student Clearinghouse.

West Texas A&M president films 3,000 personalized welcome videos for students

by Emily Bamforth • 1 year ago

West Texas A&M President Walter Wendler said he may be "perpetually hoarse" after filming short videos for every student admitted for the fall 2021 semester.

EAB launches 'Edify' to help higher ed unify scattered data

by Emily Bamforth • 1 year ago

The University of Montana is among the first to use a new data platform that administrators said will help track critical metrics, like student success.