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Naviance Student Insights Webinar: A Comprehensive Look at the 2019 Naviance Student

Check out our 2019 Naviance Student Insights Webinar recording with Amy Reitz, Intersect General Manager. In the webinar Amy takes a deep dive into the three trends observed in the Naviance Student Insights report.

Identifying Students At Risk of Food or Housing Insecurity: Insights from FACU and MCCC

An estimated half of all college students struggle with food insecurity. When so many are concerned about covering basic needs, how can your students be expected to persist towards their education degrees?

Online Courses & Student Success: A Study of 15 Institutions

Does taking online courses decrease a student's chances of achieving key academic outcomes? Join us to learn how the relationship between online course taking and student success outcomes vary depending upon the type of student, the degree attempted, and more.

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High Intent Inquiry Blog Pt 2 - Not All Inquiries Are Equal: What do I do with High Intent Inquiries

Okay, you’ve identified your high intent inquiries – a student that has raised their hand in some way to demonstrate a heightened level of interest in your institution. Now what?

High Intent Inquiry Blog Pt 1 - Not All Inquiries Are Equal: How to Identify High Intent Inquiries

By assigning different categories to inquiries, institutions can take the first step towards focusing their recruitment efforts and investments on activities that have the most impact. Let’s walk through defining a high intent inquiry and identifying inquiries.

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Gain Insights on the Senior Class of 2019

One of the most important decisions a student makes is what they will do after they graduate high school. Hobsons’ mission is to connect learning to life by matching students to opportunities across a lifetime of education decisions.

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Education Podcast Blog

Cristo Rey Jesuit High School: Supporting Students To and Through College

With Naviance and data-centric counseling, Cristo Rey Jesuit High School has achieved a 100% college acceptance rate for the past 9 years, and has a college completion rate that is 3 times higher than the national average for low income students.

New York University: Using Starfish to Strategically Increase Student Success Metrics

In September 2017, NYU recognized its need to enhance the student experience and improve its already strong retention and graduation rates.

Reedley College: Streamlining Counseling with Degree Planning

Reedley College is a leader among community colleges, and has dealt with increasing state mandates by volunteering for pilot projects to develop strategies, tools, and processes to meet the new requirements.

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2019 Naviance Student Survey

The college planning and search process is often described by students as stressful and overwhelming. With copious amounts of deadlines to make and criteria to search for, students are looking for higher ed institutions to support them throughout this pivotal process in their lives.

Naviance Student Insights: A Comprehensive Look at the 2019 Naviance Student

The higher education enrollment landscape is rapidly changing as demographics continue to shift, tuition costs rise, and students and families begin to question the value of attending college. While there isn’t a one-size-fits-all approach to solving the current challenges, this report will provide valuable information for both K-12 and higher education leaders as they seek to work together to support students through the college recruitment process.

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Big Bend Community College Selects Starfish by Hobsons as Exclusive Student Success Platform

Big Bend Community College (BBCC) has chosen to collaborate with Hobson’s Starfish Enterprise Success Platform in order to increase retention and graduation rates on their campus.

Saint Joseph’s University Grows Relationship with Starfish to Include Starfish Analytics

The college will begin working with Starfish in an expanded capacity beginning in the fall of 2019.

St. Charles Parish Public Schools Invests in Naviance to Maximize Student Success

Hobsons, the education technology leader and company behind Naviance, announced on September 18, 2019 that St. Charles Parish Public Schools in Luling, LA, has selected Naviance as its exclusive provider of college, career and life readiness solutions. St. Charles Parish Publics Schools is the first school district in the state of Louisiana to implement Naviance.

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A New Partnership Tackles College Students’ Housing And Food Insecurities

Hobsons is teaming up with Temple University’s Hope Center for College, Community and Justice to study and battle the growing problems of food and housing insecurity among college students. The partnership was announced July 30, 2019 under the banner Starfish Project Hope, reflecting the combination of Hobsons’ Starfish Enterprise Success module with the research and action agenda of the Hope Center.

Naviance Wields Much ‘Power and Influence’ in College Admissions, Harvard Researcher Finds

For decades, the college-admissions process has been shrouded in mystery. But these days, big data, and a popular college planning tool, are taking much of the guesswork out of applying to college.

The Online Tool That Helps - and Hinders? - College Applicants

Students who use Naviance are more likely to be accepted where they apply—but may be deterred from reaching for highly selective schools.

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University of Oregon - Success Story

Learn more about how the University of Oregon uses Intersect to solve the challenges of recruiting students across the United States.

Stony Brook University: The 2019 Hobsons Education Advances Award Winner

Stony Brook University was recognized by Hobsons during the Hobsons Summer Institute as the 2019 Intersect Education Advances Award winner. Learn how Stony Brook University utilizes Intersect by Hobsons to connect with best-fit students.

SUNY Brockport, 2018 Hobsons Educational Advances Award Finalist

The College at Brockport, State University of New York (SUNY Brockport) is a nationally recognized four-year comprehensive public college focused on student success, academic quality, and exceptional value. With more than 8,000 students, Brockport describes itself as one of the most engaged campuses in the country, due in large part to their focus on student success. Learn more how SUNY Brockport leverages Starfish on their campus.