Your Partner for Every Stage of the Student Journey
At Hobsons, we envision a future where education advances every student toward their full potential. The future holds equitable access to high-quality educational opportunities and support. Students can improve themselves, their communities, and our world.
We empower students to make informed choices throughout their life journeys through our partnerships with schools and higher education institutions. Our technologies, services, and community support students to help them find the right path and realize their goals.
Help Students Prepare and Plan
Increasing student awareness of options deepens engagement. Whether they are among the 86% with college aspirations or the 14% seeking career paths, students need support as early as middle school to find and pursue the best paths.
10 Million+ students use Naviance
Naviance by Hobsons supports your goals to expand students’ insights into opportunities and prepare them for success.
Match Students with Best-Fit Colleges
As they prepare for life after high school, students need relevant information about colleges and universities. They have a 23% higher degree of completion rate when accounting for the right fit. Knowing what students want helps you present relevant options.
1.9 Million annual senior student connections
Intersect by Hobsons helps your college or university connect with prospective students through their interests and needs.
Keep College Students on a Positive Path
Less than 50% of students feel prepared for college for various reasons. A support network that quickly spots potential issues and prioritizes interventions is important for retention and success.
6 Million+ students actively engage with Starfish each term
Starfish by Hobsons brings a depth of experience that quickly helps you improve student retention and success.
Why Choose Hobsons?
For more than 25 years, Hobsons has been committed to serving the education community through:
Innovative, actionable technology
Our software doesn’t sit on a shelf. It’s easy to use so you can get up and running fast and demonstrate results quickly.
Our team offers deep education expertise. We have been in your shoes. Strategic consulting, implementation support, and customer success teams help maximize your investment and make the most impact.
A thriving customer community
Hobsons customers share best practices at our annual user conference, as part of advisory boards, and via forums directly within our products. We learn from each other and work together to continually improve.