Education

Recruiting, admitting and retaining students has never been so competitive. How do you stand out above the rest?

Conversational text messaging is one strategic answer. After all, your students are digital natives. When you engage and converse with them the way they want, you’ll get and keep their attention.

Once you have their attention, you’ll keep it, and them. From enrollment all the way through their alumni support.

The team at SMS-Magic has really managed to take something that needs to support complex use cases and create an amazingly simple and easy to use tool.

Jeb Garrott

Senior Operations Analyst, Full Sail University

With conversational text messaging, your university will:

 

Recruit More Students

One of the biggest challenges every university recruiter faces is getting potential students to pay attention to the information you send them. After all, there are so many options, especially for the students you want. Everyone else wants them too.

Text messaging gives you the advantage, Especially since 77% of students want to receive information from universities via text messaging.

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Simplify Application and Enrollment

Since text messaging is the conversation channel of choice for your students, they’ll naturally read and respond to your messages concerning their enrollment process. Thanks to the powerful automation available with SMS-Magic text messaging solutions, you’ll be able to share and track all applications using workflows and digital tools. This means you focus on students and their needs, not on which form they need to sign.

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Get Your Student’s Attention

How do you get your students’ attention when they’re on the run? Unlike email, text messaging can and will get your students’ attention so you can share information, events, and more with them.

Your students are all digital natives. They spend more time on their smartphones than they do anywhere else. When you communicate with them the way they naturally like to converse, your students will read your messages. They will respond. In fact, text messages get 6X the responses vs. email and 10X vs. phone calls. How’s that for connection power?

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Increase Fundraising

The majority of your alumni use text messaging every day. That makes it the perfect way to begin and continue a conversation with them about your institution, your plans for the future, and what matters most to them.

Engaging alumni via text messaging gives you the power to quickly learn more and more about your alumni, so that you can tune your requests to match their financial situation and areas of interest. By continuing conversations with them, you’re more likely to continue their support of your university programs.

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Experience the Magic of Messaging

Once you see the magic for yourself, you’ll be ready to leverage text messaging in your business.

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More Insights

 

Go Digital to Recruit Students with Text Messaging

Here’s how to use text messaging to get and keep their attention on you, your curriculum and your opportunities for their futures.

 

Automate Student Applications with Conversational Text Messaging for Education

Here are a few ideas how you will use text messaging to simplify and improve your application process.

 

Get Your Students’ Attention with Text Messaging for Higher Ed

Unlike email, text messaging for Higher Ed can and will get your students’ attention so you can share information, events, and more with them. Here’s how.

 

3 Fundraising Strategies for Engaging Alumni via Text Messaging

Here are three key strategies to increase your fundraising success, and have fun along the way.

 

Best Practices for Conversational Text Messaging in Education

Conversational text messaging gives student admissions officers and directors of alumni relations the advantage because it’s a channel your students embrace and use naturally. This whitepaper shares key strategies and use cases for text messaging in your university.

 

Get Started Like an Expert in Conversational Text Messaging

We’ve documented the best practices experience you need to quickly get started in text messaging. In one simple course. Just click on the link above to become a conversational textpert.