Recruitment & Retention


Mining Data to Help Students

In the second installment of a two-part series, CT examines how pioneering schools--either alone or in consortia--are mining Big Data in hopes of uncovering the ultimate riches: improved student learning and performance.

Unicon Adds Support for Jasig Student Success Plan

Open source service provider Unicon has started providing service and support for the Jasig student retention system, known as Student Success Plan.

Higher One Adds Campus Intelligence to Campus Labs Suite

Higher One has revealed a new data analytics tool designed to provide higher education administrators insight into instructional effectiveness and student progress.

Community College of Rhode Island To Implement Predictive Analytics To Identify At-Risk Students

Community College of Rhode Island (CCRI) is centralizing its critical student services and implementing predictive analytics software with the goal of improving student performance and achievement.

Leveraging Digital Media for CRM Gains

At Cal Poly San Luis Obispo, the CRM system utilizes digital media to tailor communications to individual preferences.



Valparaiso Law School Launches Mobile Student Career Planner

A law school at an Indiana university has just released a mobile app specifically to help its students get through the arduous steps of earning their degrees and planning their careers.

Ivy Tech To Take Retention System Statewide

Ivy Tech Community College will integrate an enterprise student success system with its existing learning management system, student information system, and degree-audit system in an effort to foster student success systemwide.

Report Points to Need for Improved Student Services

A new survey from Oracle revealed that the majority of students say that the quality of student services directly affects their overall satisfaction with their school, but just about half say their schools meet their customer service expectations.

Putting Admissions Data to Work

The smart use of business intelligence has turned around graduate admissions at Wayne State University.

Ivy Tech CC To Launch Virtual Support Center To Improve Enrollment, Retention

Indiana's Ivy Tech Community College will launch a virtual student success center in an effort to improve enrollment, retention, and graduation rates.