Colleges and universities should be texting students—but not everyone, not all the time, and not about everything that’s happening on campus.
A survey of 112 American colleges and universities shows a 2 percent dip in international student yield for fall 2017, from 26 percent in fall 2016 to the current 24 percent, according to the Institute of International Education (IIE).
Texas four-year public institutions saw a sizable decrease in international student interest for fall ‘17, with application numbers down 12.5 percent from fall ‘16 numbers.
Active members of the military represent their own component of the nontraditional population.
A small change in admissions at many of the most selective colleges and universities could make a big difference to low-income learners.