Do colleges have a new student pool in their backyard?

Do colleges have a new student pool in their backyard?

Reported by Inside Higher Ed, with so many students now quarantined with their parents, will a local commutable college option feel like the safe choice come fall?

California State University, Fresno is offering a “local” enrollment program this fall specific to students from the neighboring four counties surrounding Fresno State.

The takeaway? We’ve been so focused on keeping our students. But there may be an opportunity to grab local students looking to stay local this year.

May you continue to fight the good enrollment growth fight at your institution today, and we’ll see you again tomorrow.

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Eric Olsen

Eric brings more than a decade of award-winning creative brand development, marketing analytics and higher education experience to Helix Education. Eric is a graduate of Bradley University and earned his MBA at Lewis University.