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Wisr Virtual Communities

Create vibrant virtual communities that build student affinity and increase yield.
Wisr is a digital platform that allows colleges and universities to create private, university-branded networks for their prospective and admitted students. Wisr makes it easy for students to get answers to their questions and build community by joining general and niche groups, exploring relevant discussion threads, and connecting directly with their peers, including student ambassadors. Engagement on Wisr is also a top predictor of yield among partners.

Build a Community of Students More Likely to Yield

3.9x

students who joined Wisr before depositing were 3.9x more likely to deposit than students who did not join Wisr

4x

students of color who joined Wisr were 4x more likely to yield than students of color who did not join Wisr

4:5

students who use the Wisr mobile app yield
Facilitate Safe and Secure Connections

Welcome Students to a First-class Virtual Community that Sparks Dialogue and Drives Results

Through a permission-based site, students can search profiles of current students, fellow admitted students, and staff to make 1×1 connections and build relationships.

Analytics and Insights

Inform Your Community Strategy with Insights

Dashboards help to track student behavior from sign up to yield at the individual and aggregate level. Understand which communities are driving the most activity and track views, reactions, replies and more to see which topics are resonating with students.

Maximize Staff and Ambassador Efficiency

Enable Your Team to Work Smarter

Through a powerful combination of user analytics, automated emails, and EAB-led training, enrollment leaders can leverage Wisr to maximize staff efficiency and scale student communication throughout the recruitment cycle.

We Support the Full Enrollment Lifecycle

  • Prospective Student Hub

    Give prospective students and parents easy access to campus ambassadors, events, communities, and programming

  • Admitted Student Hub

    Launch engaging peer-to-peer programing, match new admits to specific ambassadors, communities, and discussions, and keep admitted students engaged after deposit

  • Enrolled Student Hub

    Give incoming students a sense of community as they matriculate while streamlining staff, faculty, and student connectivity

  • 2022 Wisr Virtual Communities Enrollment Yield Report

    EAB compiled data from a sample of sixteen schools that partnered with Wisr Virtual Communities during the 2022 yield cycle. Download the report to get insights into the impact of peer-to-peer connections and virtual community on yield.

  • How One School Leveraged Wisr to Support and Yield More Underrepresented students

    This school wanted to extend their reach beyond traditional social media with the added benefits of privacy and security.

  • How One Institution Improved Yield with an Admitted-Student Network

    This institution was looking for a way to build a greater sense of belonging among admitted students. They wanted to enable admitted students to connect with their peers, including both student ambassadors and fellow admits.

  • 2022 Wisr Melt Impact Analysis

    A look into a subset of partners that successfully leveraged Wisr to combat melt.

Virtual Tours

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