NEW! Research Shows Text Messages Help Students Make Informed Loan Choices

NEW! Research Shows Text Messages Help Students Make Informed Loan Choices

Earning a college degree is a fulfilling life experience – and a costly one. Student debt is continually rising and increasingly emerging as a policy concern. Though student loans are supposed to help students, some question the long-term effects on student borrowers. Community college and for-profit students in particular are at risk. They often don’t have […]

NCAN Uses Texting to Beat Summer Melt

NCAN Uses Texting to Beat Summer Melt

This summer, the National College Access Network (NCAN) and its member organizations used Signal Vine to support their students’ transition from high school to college and beat summer melt. The summer intervention was based on the behavioral economics research by Drs. Benjamin Castleman and Lindsay Page. The research showed an 11% increase in matriculation as a result of sending […]