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Enrollment Services Virtual Partner Summits

The goal of our roundtables is to bring our partners together to discuss current issues and share tactics and strategies to prepare for the future. We are privileged to serve you and your team and are now turning our attention towards the future so that you may succeed in the new normal.

More Than Financial Resources: Strategic Opportunities and Threats Presented by the American Rescue Plan

We’ll analyze the American Rescue Plan and provide strategic guidance to institutions as they navigate the additional funds and stipulations.

Research and Services

Evaluating Alternative Pricing Strategies: Preview of New EAB Research Helping You Assess Whether High-Stakes Pricing Changes Are Right for Your Institution

Why institutions are turning to alternative pricing strategies and whether or not these pricing strategies might be right for your institution.

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Alternative Pricing Strategies for Colleges and Universities

The pricing landscape today is challenging. College and universities face acute financial pressures, and families are struggling to afford college. This resource provides in-depth analyses of alternative pricing strategies, as well as a disciplined decision guide to help college and university leaders determine whether to pursue a given strategy.

Test-Optional Admissions Rubric for Colleges and Universities

How should colleges and universities evaluate prospective students who don’t submit standardized test scores? Learn how EAB helped transition three colleges to test-optional with the help of an admissions rubric.

The State of Student Borrowing

EAB researchers will break down the current landscape of student debt –analyzing trends in borrowing and repayment,and how they are affecting various segments.

Quick Reads

Action items based on the prior-prior year FAFSA

The class of 2017 will be the first group of undergraduate students to submit their FAFSA application using the prior-prior year rule, which will have major implications for enrollment teams nationwide. Check out our infographic to see how this timing change will affect financial aid offers, yield, and engagement.

How to predict financial attrition by calculating the unmet need cliff

EAB research has uncovered a simple indicator for assessing an excessive level of unmet need for college and university students: the unmet need cliff, a level of unmet need beyond which persistence sharply declines.

Low-income students, high-impact recruitment

Since they’re a growing and unpredictable demographic, we’ve conducted survey research on low-income high-ability students, their preferences, and their behaviors. Here’s what we found.

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