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Guidebook for Edu

New Student Programs

Quickly and easily create mobile guides for first-year, first generation, and transitioning students. Deliver orientation, transition, welcome programming and retention programs, first-year resources, and essential campus information to equip students to successfully navigate campus their first year.

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Support Student Retention

Position campus programs and resources critical for student retention. Promote events that support student networking, involvement, and access to resources to aid their college experience.

First-year Resources

Develop a holistic campus resource guide for first-year students. Compile orientation, welcome week, transfer events, and valuable resources for the first-year transition.

New Student Orientation

Bring together essential campus information for new students’ transition to college. Develop beyond paper products and create dynamic interactive spaces for new students to connect to their peers and campus.

Transfer Student Services

Transfer students navigating a new campus a second time can be more difficult than the first. Create a transfer guide with unique resources to support transfer student networking and services.

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Excite students before they arrive in the fall. Feature unique multi-day series of events, with multiple tracks, focused on new students and their families and guests.


Top schools around the world use Guidebook

Home of the Longhorns, this Big 12 school uses mobile apps to welcome new undergrads, transfer students and members of graduate study programs. Their mobile apps include:

  • Pre-orientation checklists to help incoming students prepare for on-campus life
  • Information on academics and testing
  • Packing lists including things you won’t need on campus

MBA students at the Saïd Business School, Oxford University, had access to student information directly on their smartphones:

  • Able to view timetables, wherever they were on campus
  • Access to class directories and contacts for faculty members
  • Created a community feeling by actively engaging with other students and staff

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Resources

webinar New Student Orientation Apps Webinar

New Student Orientation Apps Webinar

Learn how to capture students’ attention on Day 1 with an app.

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webinar Mobile Campus Tours Webinar

Mobile Campus Tours Webinar

Hear strategies for making an impact when prospective students visit.

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post The 3 Elements of an Admissions App Strategy

The 3 Elements of an Admissions App Strategy

How can Admissions professionals use mobile communication channels to attract new students?

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