Submitted by Ann McClure on Tue, 10/25/2011 - 4:34pm
The Council of Independent Colleges (CIC) today announced that Lilly Endowment Inc. has awarded CIC a grant of $6,897,375 to foster the intellectual and theological exploration of vocation among undergraduate students at independent colleges and universities. It is the largest grant ever received by the Council of Independent Colleges.
Submitted by Ann McClure on Mon, 10/24/2011 - 6:37pm
A major change in freshman admission requirements for the University of California this year was supposed to ease the burden of standardized test-taking for high school seniors and allow more students to apply.
Submitted by Ann McClure on Wed, 10/12/2011 - 9:02pm
Utah’s college enrollment boom appears to be losing steam after three straight years of gains, indicating crowded campuses are hitting a saturation point after a weak job market drove thousands to school.
Submitted by Ann McClure on Wed, 10/05/2011 - 8:19pm
During recent years the state's community colleges and four state universities have had record-breaking enrollments, but this fall those numbers are down about 2 percent — a decline apparently related to state budget cuts, at least for community colleges.
Submitted by Ann McClure on Mon, 10/03/2011 - 7:32pm
As about 3,000 people -- parents and students interested in higher education -- sought answers from about 60 historically black colleges and universities at a college fair Thursday night, a recruiter commented on how the economy has affected his university.
Submitted by Ann McClure on Sun, 10/02/2011 - 6:34pm
TopSchool, a leading SaaS provider of Student Lifecycle Management (SLM) solutions for higher education, has advanced its system to help colleges and universities more effectively and efficiently support students throughout the education and career services processes. TopSchool's latest system release delivers more features that enable students to navigate their academic path and connect with job prospects following graduation.
Submitted by Ann McClure on Sun, 10/02/2011 - 6:32pm
Datatel today announced the newest version of its successful Datatel Recruiter™ software. In the last 12 months, Datatel Recruiter has been selected by more higher education institutions than any other Strategic Enrollment Management solution, including adoption by numerous 2-year and 4-year colleges. The solution works with any Student Information System (SIS) and automates the recruiting life cycle so enrollment and admissions teams can do more with limited resources in a challenging budget environment.
Submitted by Ann McClure on Wed, 09/28/2011 - 6:31pm
VERGO Interactive (VERGO), the digital marketing company that connects institutions of higher learning with students exploring options for post-secondary education, announced today the addition of Lead Peep, a revolutionary technology developed by VERGO to provide a lead source audit trail and eliminate fraudulent data.