Browsing Category : Student Affairs

What are Students Talking About?


Mobile technology has fundamentally changed how students engage with their institutions and with each other. Today’s students are a mobile-first generation who see their smartphones as the primary means of interaction with friends, family and institutions. The campus wall on your campus app is a powerful resource for students to participate in these interactions. New Student Hurdles Two of the…

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Checking Your School’s Vitals with KPIs


KPIs (or Key Performance Indicators) can be an extremely valuable tool for Student Affairs professionals. Simply put, it is impossible to measure every single data-point of a business, so KPIs enable us to check the ‘vitals’. Speaking the Language: Leading and Lagging Indicators For the purposes of this discussion, we will be organizing our examples around student retention and orientation.…

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Partnership: Oral Roberts University


Oral Roberts University Launches Mobile App to Help Students Navigate Campus Life and Connect to Important Services Recognized higher education innovator partners with OOHLALA Mobile to develop customized app to support student retention and engagement TULSA, OK—Oral Roberts University (ORU), in partnership with OOHLALA Mobile, has launched a new mobile app designed to help students access critical campus resources and…

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Partnership: Eastern Michigan University


Eastern Michigan University’s Edge Program Rolls Out Mobile App to Better Connect Students to Academic Support, Improve Engagement and Retention Partnership with OOHLALA Mobile will enable both traditional and nontraditional students to navigate campus life, access key information and resources through a single platform YPSILANTI, MI—Eastern Michigan University’s (EMU) Edge Program, a four-year initiative designed to support students from enrollment…

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Top 20 Events at Orientation 2017


Working with over 200 partners, we’ve been able to compile a list of some of the most popular and engaging events across college campuses in the US and Canada. The events are broken up into two types of lists: The Most Popular: Those events that resulted in the highest turn out of the student body (relative to enrollment) The Most…

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