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    Increase student enrollment

    Strengthen your brand and attract top talent by providing a consistent messaging tailored for each social platform and audience.

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    Speak with a single voice

    Align departmental objectives and social strategy across campuses with connected workflows and streamlined communications.

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    Safeguard your reputation

    Protect your brand with permissions, approvals, and a common content library to prevent errors—and off-brand content.

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    Track the social conversation

    Measure social sentiment around your school. Act on opportunities (and challenges) quickly. Get real-time social analytics across teams.

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See how Georgia State University
boosted online engagement by 216%

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Before Hootsuite, our student services communication process was ad hoc—every day we’d be checking social and emails would be sent if it was urgent. Now, the process is streamlined because I have the ability to assign inquiries to any department with Hootsuite.

Terry ConiglioAssistant Director, Social MediaGeorgia State University

Revolutionize the student journey through social media

Student journey

  • Attract top talent
    Increase enrollment applications by listening for, and engaging with, prospects who are researching their post-secondary options.

  • Engage students
    Fuel campus spirit and improve involvement by engaging with students where they are—on mobile social platforms.

  • Involve alumni
    Encourage donations—and lifelong participation—by keeping alumni connected to their alma mater through social media.


Social media and higher education—by the numbers

3/4

of the class of 2015 used social media in deciding where to enroll.
Source: iacac.org

$10,000+

raised by 43% of universities from social media, up from 33% in 2013.
Source: case.org

57%

of colleges and universities use social media to raise money from donors.
Source: case.org

58%

of college presidents use Facebook to engage with students. 55% use Twitter.
Source: UMass Dartmouth 2014

Unify crisis management through social media

  • Monitor student comments

    Monitor student comments on multiple networks to quickly detect trends and potential issues before they escalate.

  • Assign messages

    Assign messages to appropriate team members or departments for rapid action and a fully integrated response.

  • Post essential updates

    Post essential updates and answer questions across several social media networks—quickly and accurately.

Want to learn more?

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    The Social Campus: How Social Media is Transforming Higher Education

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    Social Media in Education: Tips from Duke, SAIT, and the University of Cambridge

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  • Guide

    The Social Campus: Social Media Throughout the Entire Student Lifecycle

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