Webinar: Hit Your Target for New Student Enrollment

Webinar: Hit Your Target for New Student Enrollment

Do you work in admissions, enrollment, or at a community college? If so, please join us for an upcoming webinar, Hit Your Target for New Student Enrollment, to learn new strategies for communicating with students and get the inside scoop on texting from Owens Community College. Register today! Mark your calendars for a free webinar […]

5 Things Beginners Should Know About Texting Students

5 Things Beginners Should Know About Texting Students

If you’re new to texting students, you may not know where to begin. Katie, a Customer Success Associate at Signal Vine, shares her top five things you need to know when you first get started texting. 1. Know Your Goals Why are you texting your students? What outcomes do you want to achieve? Any big events coming up? […]

Register Now: Engaging First-Year Students Webinar

Register Now: Engaging First-Year Students Webinar

Signal Vine kicked off 2017 with a new webinar series focused on texting best practices, new ideas and strategies, research, and customer success stories. The next webinar is on March 8th, featuring The University of New Mexico. Don’t miss your chance to register! Space is limited. Grab your spot today for the upcoming “Strategies and Best Practices for Engaging First-Year […]

Health Education by Text Message: Results from Peer Health Exchange

Health Education by Text Message: Results from Peer Health Exchange

By now, you know that text messaging is a powerful way to reach students. Peer Health Exchange (PHE) is one of the latest organizations to experience the increased engagement of a text messaging program. PHE is a nonprofit organization committed to providing quality health education to students at high-need schools. Lisa Flynn and Anthony Sawyer from Harvard’s T.H. Chan School […]

Write the Ultimate Introduction Text Message

Write the Ultimate Introduction Text Message

Writing an engaging introduction text is the easiest way to grab your students’ attention – and keep it! Connecting personally with your students early on keeps them engaged for the duration of your texting campaign. Here’s how to write a powerful introductory text message. Follow these four best practices to catch your students’ attention in that […]

Read Summer Search’s “Texting for Success” Story

Read Summer Search’s “Texting for Success” Story

Summer Search recently wrote a blog post on their website about their texting pilot program  on their website. Check it out! Summer Search uses Signal Vine’s text messaging platform to help Bay Area students take timely action on important program milestones. Students receive personalized text messages that help them complete tasks such as registering for the SAT, […]

#TextingTuesdays: College Possible Testimonial

#TextingTuesdays: College Possible Testimonial

In this video spotlight, Nankya Senungi from College Possible shares her experiences using Signal Vine’s texting platform. College Possible initially used the Signal Vine platform to combat summer melt and increase their connections with students. Today, College Possible texts with 5,000 students that are enrolled in college. Nankya shares her program’s motivation for using texting, the […]

Let’s Talk About Text: University of New Mexico

Let’s Talk About Text: University of New Mexico

Corine Gonzales at the University of New Mexico shares details about UNM’s texting program with first-year students. Why did University of New Mexico decide on texting? Staff at UNM realized that they weren’t getting good response rates from the many phone calls and emails they were sending. Corine’s team decided to send personalized, data-driven text messages as […]

Let’s Talk About Text: Youngstown State University

Let’s Talk About Text: Youngstown State University

Last week, we spoke with Millie Rodriguez in the Distance Education Program at Youngstown State University. She’s been using Signal Vine’s platform since February to text students in all stages of the student lifecycle. Read our Q&A with YSU to learn more. How has texting impacted the student-staff relationship? We are able to answer questions quickly and the student feedback […]

Let’s Talk About Text: LOSFA

Let’s Talk About Text: LOSFA

We spoke with Gus Wales, Director of Public Information and Communications for the Louisiana Office of Student Financial Assistance (LOSFA). Learn how LOSFA is text messaging high school and college students across the state to promote college access in this week’s Q&A. Please explain your program.  The Louisiana Office of Student Financial Assistance (LOSFA) administers all Louisiana State Scholarship […]