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Sharing Strategy: Internal Communication & Strategic Planning

December 13 2021

What Does Your Community Know About Your Strategic Plan? If you asked any member of your campus community about your strategic plan, would they know your vision and the things that are most important...

Dr. Tiffany Franks Awarded 9th Annual Courageous Leadership Award

December 6 2021

With great excitement and joy, Credo announces Dr. Tiffany McKillip Franks, President of Averett University, as the recipient of the 2022 Courageous Leadership Award. Awarded each year to a higher...

Equipping Leadership At All Levels For Student Success

November 18 2021

Who Are Middle Talent & How Do They Drive Student Success and Retention? In our last blog, we highlighted the importance of culture change when working to improve and enhance the student experience...

Campus Culture As The Key to Sustainable Student Success 

October 28 2021

Many institutions carefully monitor statistics like retention and graduation rates. Colleges and universities that are struggling in these metrics—or those that want to avoid those struggles—tend to...

How Can You Move The Needle on Student Success & Retention?

August 27 2021

Students enrolling for the first time or transferring to a new institution have a wealth of options to choose from on their higher education journeys. They begin building their commitment to the...

Association of Catholic Colleges and Universities & Credo Announce 1st Cohort For Student Success

May 13 2021

Association of Catholic Colleges and Universities (ACCU) and Credo are pleased to announce the launch of a first Moving the Needle Cohort in Fall 2021 to improve student outcomes across ACCU member...

Appalachian College Association & Credo Announce 2nd Cohort For Student Success

May 12 2021

Appalachian College Association (ACA) and Credo are pleased to announce the launch of a second Moving the Needle Cohort in Fall 2021 to improve student outcomes across ACA member and guest...

20 Questions for Strategic Planning Readiness

May 11 2021

BY MATTHEW TRENT TRAINUM, ED.D.  When is the right time to undergo a new strategic planning process? In the past, this was a (deceptively) straightforward question, even if it didn't always feel that...

An Admissions Team's Guide to Minimizing Melt With Admitted Student Research

April 22 2021

Do your campus partners have an understanding of melt and that losing students between committing in the spring and the start of classes in the fall is a real challenge for admissions offices across...

3 Enrollment Practices To Support Prospective Students from Recruitment to Yield

March 25 2021

Enrollment Leaders Respond

Celebrating Innovative Women Leaders on International Women's Day & Beyond

March 8 2021

Women's History Month & International Women's Day   We invite you to celebrate Women's History Month and International Women's Day with us by reading, watching, learning, and commemorating the...