Press Releases

Hobsons Announces New SVP of Marketing

Arlington, VA – June 25, 2019 – Hobsons, the leader in education technology, announced today the addition of Matt Chan to the senior leadership team as SVP of Marketing.

Hobsons Announces Finalists for the 2019 Education Advances Awards

ARLINGTON, Va. – May 9, 2019 - Hobsons, the leader in delivering student success outcomes, today announced the ten finalists of the 2019 Education Advances Awards. Four K-12 schools and districts and six higher education institutions were selected for their impressive work in the field of student success.

Intersect by Hobsons Awards High Schools and Higher Education Institutions $10,000 in Scholarships

SALT LAKE CITY - September 28, 2018 – Hobsons, the education technology leader, is pleased to announce that Intersect has awarded a total of $10,000 of scholarship money to five high schools and 5 high education institutions since April of 2018. An additional high school and higher education institution will be chosen as recipients of the Counselor Community Scholarship for the month of September. Each winner will receive a $1,000 scholarship to award to a student at their respective high school or college.

Intersect by Hobsons Kicks Off a Promising RepVisits Year at the 2018 NACAC National Conference

SALT LAKE CITY, September 28, 2018 - Hobsons, the education technology leader and company behind Intersect, is pleased to announce that RepVisits usage is off to a strong start for the Fall 2018 travel season. Continued growth is expected throughout the remaining Fall 2018 and Spring 2019 seasons. In addition, members of the Intersect by Hobsons team will present insights and best practices on the college visit process today at the 2018 NACAC National Conference.

Intersect by Hobsons to Present at the 2018 NACAC National Conference

ARLINGTON, VA - September 20, 2018 - Hobsons, the education technology leader and company behind Intersect, will present next week at the 2018 NACAC National Conference, hosted by the National Association of College Admissions Counseling.

Intersect by Hobsons Celebrates a Record Year for College Access via RepVisits

PALM DESERT, CA - July 18, 2018 - Hobsons, the education technology leader and company behind Intersect, is pleased to announce that a record number of higher education and high school users have utilized RepVisits throughout the 2017-18 school year. This year alone, over 11,000 higher education users and almost 3,000 high schools utilized RepVisits to facilitate more college admission counselor visits to provide important information to their students.

Hobsons Announces Education Advances Award Winners at HSI 2018

PALM DESERT, CA - July 18, 2018 - Hobsons, the education technology leader, is pleased to announce the 2018 Education Advances winners. One K-12 district and two higher education institutions were named the 2018 Education Advances winners in a ceremony today at Hobsons Summer Institute 2018. The winners were selected by a panel of independent judges and represent leaders in the education space.

Over 1.2 Million Best-Fit Connections Facilitated by Intersect in 2017-18 School Year

PALM DESERT, CA - July 17, 2018 - Hobsons, the education technology leader and company behind Intersect, is pleased to announce that since Intersect’s inception in 2017, Intersect has helped around 800 higher education institutions across the country find their best-fit incoming class. Simultaneously, Intersect solutions are helping over 1.6 million high school seniors annually find their best-fit post-secondary institution.

Hobsons Announces Student Journey at Hobsons Summer Institute 2018

PALM DESERT, CA - July 17, 2018 - Hobsons, the education technology leader, today announced a renewed focus towards student success. The Student Journey represents the lifetime of education decisions every student and their family faces as a child moves from elementary school, to middle school, high school, and post-secondary education and career.

Hobsons Welcomes Over 45 Higher Education Partners to Hobsons Summer Institute 2018

PALM DESERT, CA - July 16, 2018 - Hobsons, the education leader, is pleased to announce that over 45 higher education institutions have partnered with Hobsons as college innovators and partners at Hobsons Summer Institute 2018.