How to create a holistic admission review process

How to create a holistic admission review process
Choosing the right students plays a critical part in the success of your university. Every admissions representative I’ve met has the same goal: to select a diverse group of individuals who have the ability to succeed in their studies, make a significant contribution to their class, put in the hard work required to achieve their desired career and ultimately become a successful and engaged alumna or alumnus.
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Why the applicant experience should be your number one priority

Why the applicant experience should be your number one priority
For university recruitment and admissions teams, it’s hugely important to have a comprehensive CRM to optimise recruitment strategies. A forward-looking CRM can help convert more applicants into enrolled students, enhance communication, streamline administrative tasks and ultimately free up precious time.
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What university admissions teams can learn from The Lean Startup

What university admissions teams can learn from The Lean Startup
In times of uncertainty, learning teams will thrive. This is a recurring theme in Eric Reis’ 2011 book The Lean Startup. Technology companies and new businesses all over the world are taking the teachings of Eric Reis and applying it to the way they work.
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Four ways to fine-tune the higher ed application process

Four ways to fine-tune the higher ed application process
For a student entering higher education, a university's application process is a taste of what it could be like studying at that institution. As higher education grows ever competitive, the quality and ease of your university’s application process can be a huge differentiating factor in a student’s decision.
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Five email campaigns for higher ed admissions

Five email campaigns for higher ed admissions
Email campaigns are an indispensable part of the higher ed admissions process. They offer a way to send prospects and applicants timely and relevant messages and encourage them to perform an action.
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Best practices for higher ed reference requests

Best practices for higher ed reference requests
References provide a chance to verify the information a candidate provides on the application form and in an interview. They’re your university’s best opportunity to obtain impartial and externally verified information about a candidates’ academic history and professional experience.
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Four ways to optimise your admissions process

Four ways to optimise your admissions process
While every university is different in its structure and programmes, all institutions are eager to find ways to increase the number and quality of applicants. As part of our series of weekly tips, here are four key ways your university can optimise its admissions process.
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The MBA admissions experience: an applicant’s story

The MBA admissions experience: an applicant’s story
In a previous blog post, three ways to manage stress as an MBA student, I told my story of the triggers which propelled me to go out and do an MBA. Having grown up, studied and worked in Brisbane, a large but low-populated city, at age 24 I found myself sinking into a professional and social comfort zone. I decided I needed a change of environment.
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3D and virtual reality in university admissions: an interview with CampusBird

3D and virtual reality in university admissions: an interview with CampusBird
As the number of international students increases internationally and higher education becomes ever more global and competitive, it’s more crucial than ever for universities to highlight what makes them special. The campus is a huge selling point for many, but one that a great number of prospects just aren’t able to see in person.
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Watch: the benefits of a modern, personalised admissions experience

Watch: the benefits of a modern, personalised admissions experience
Grab the popcorn, dim the lights and politely ask your pets to please be quiet for a moment. It’s screening time! The FULL FABRIC team is excited to present our brand new animated video.
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