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Keep Your Numbers Up: Ensuring Attrition Doesn't Sabotage Your Yield
As difficult as it is to fill the “admission bucket” each year with strong, mission-appropriate students, nothing is more infuriating and disheartening than to have that bucket spring leaks.
Save the Funnel: Independent Schools' Quest for Better Data
It is tempting to create a board report that paints a rosy picture of enrollment and trends. After all, boards occasionally have been known to shoot the messenger!
The Aid Bucket Challenge - Video
Learn effective techniques to organize your financial aid files.
Trends in School Affordability - Presentation
The affordability discussion is ever present among school leadership, and clarifying what it means to be affordable is the first step.
Data-Driven Admission for Enrollment Success - Presentation
Today's admission professionals face recruitment challenges and budget demands that weren't even on the radar 10 or 20 years ago.
Attracting and Retaining Hispanic Students in Independent Schools - Presentation
Expected to double by 2050, the Hispanic population is currently 17% of the total population in the U.S.
Using Data to Understand Admission Metrics: Completed Applications, Yield, and More - Presentation
Would you like to know how many applications your school will receive before your applicant deadline?
Professional Judgment in Financial Aid: What is Your Policy? - Presentation
Do you include, exclude, cap, or limit home equity? Do you allow business losses? Do you add back depreciation?
Let's Talk Money: The Strategic Importance of Financial Aid and Affordability - Presentation
With the "new financial aid family" putting more pressure on school financial aid budgets, it's becoming increasingly important to educate the necessary constituencies on national and local financial aid trends.
The Annual Admission Report and Data-Driven Decisions - Presentation
In order to make data-driven decisions, you must first collect and compile the data.
Save the Funnel! - Presentation
Bringing Merit Aid Out of the Shadows - Presentation
The Aid Bucket Challenge
Get Ready to Report
Understanding the Migration Patterns of The North American Boarding Student Population
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A Clear View
How does your school ensure transparency in your admission process?
Data and the Art and Science of Admission Work
Putting all our data to good use is really the “art and science” of admission work.
Navigating the Changing Financial Aid Landscape
From higher education to primary schools, affordability has become colloquial language when discussing educational options, and we all know that
The Full Experience: Meeting Supplemental Financial Aid Needs
Providing the full experience of our schools for our financial aid students is a delicate and challenging process and crafting
The Whole School Needs Your Admission Data!
The data found in your admission office can inform all aspects of school programming and creative direction.
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