Degrees of Diversity: Creating A College Overnight Experience for Targeted Populations

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Dec 6th at 2:00 PM until 3:15 PM

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Universities face increasing obstacles to diversifying their student population. Creating a campus experience is one way to build a connection with prospective students to showcase campus and academic life that will positively influence their decision to enroll. Learn how one University Admissions Office partnered with key campus constituents: current students, residential and campus life offices, and faculty (yes, faculty) to work together to create a college overnight experience for underrepresented, 1st generation, and out of state students that resulted in 75% of attendees enrolling for the entering fall freshmen class.