• All Time High Enrollment at Ardeo Partner Rochester University

    LRAP News November 2, 2020

    Rochester University is celebrating a record enrollment in fall 2020 thanks in part to their private label Loan Repayment Assistance Program (LRAP), the RU Pledge. The university, located in Rochester Hills, Mich., increased enrollment 13% over the previous fall, bucking this year’s national average decline of 4% reported by The National Student Clearinghouse Research Center. […]

  • Ardeo Education Solutions Hires Drew Melendres To Head Client Service Team

    HigherEd Industry News LRAP News October 15, 2020

    BLOOMINGTON, Ind. – Ardeo Education Solutions, which helps colleges and universities increase access to higher education, today announced the addition of enrollment expert Drew Melendres as Chief Client Service Officer. Melendres has served in a number of leadership roles during his career in education, including Vice President of Strategic Partnerships at Collegis Education, Vice President […]

  • WEBINAR: Level Up – How To Get The Most Out Of Your LRAP, Enhance Your Value Prop With LRAP

    LRAP News August 12, 2020

    Check out Alderson Broaddus University’s LRAP strategy in this 30-minute webinar recording featuring AB’s Dr. Eric Shor and Ardeo’s Dr. Jonathan Shores. AB offers LRAP to all incoming freshman in order to differentiate itself from neighboring universities. By reducing prospective students’ loan anxiety, LRAP has helped AB increase enrollment and retention. “We saw right away […]

  • Client Success: Alderson Broaddus Grows Enrollment By 10%

    LRAP News September 19, 2019

    Alderson Broaddus University, a small, private university in Philippi, West Virginia, experienced a 10% enrollment increase in new incoming students for fall of 2019.Alderson Broaddus is the first college or university in West Virginia to offer an LRAP to all incoming students, distinguishing their institution from others in the state. When enrollment administrators decided to […]

  • Webinar: Newberry College Discusses 4 Years of Record Enrollment

    LRAP News September 3, 2019

    Dean of EM Talks About Using LRAPs to Grow Enrollment and Net Revenue Make a splash in your market by offering a powerful promise to all of your incoming students and their families – a student loan repayment assistance program (LRAP). UPDATE: Watch the session recording below!       Join us in our September […]

  • MidAmerica Nazarene University Provides Loan Repayment Assistance Program (LRAP) for All Incoming Freshmen

    LRAP In The News LRAP News October 18, 2018

    We are proud to announce that MidAmerica Nazarene University (Olathe, KS) will now provide a student (and parent) Loan Repayment Assistance Program (LRAP) for all new incoming freshmen and transfer students via the “Pioneer Pledge”. Through the Pioneer Pledge, if a student’s income after graduation is less than $43,000 per year, the program provides financial […]

  • Lubbock Christian University Offers Loan Repayment Assistance to All Incoming Freshmen

    LRAP News October 5, 2018

    We are happy to report that our partner, Lubbock Christian University (Lubbock, TX), has taken another bold step to prepare students for lives of purpose and service by partnering with us to offer a loan repayment assistance program (LRAP) to all incoming freshmen beginning in the fall of 2019. With the LCU Advantage, graduates who […]

  • University Partner’s Independent Survey Confirms – LRAPs Drive Freshmen Decisions

    LRAP News February 5, 2018

    Having our work independently verified is a great honor for us. We enable institutions all over the nation to offer a solution to prospective students and families who are experiencing anxiety about taking out loans to finance enrollment at their college of choice. What we see every day is that LRAPs not only help colleges […]

  • Pacific Lutheran University Launches PLU Pledge LRAP to Press

    LRAP In The News November 14, 2017

    Whenever we partner with a campus, we like to help them get the word out about the good they are doing for their students and families; good that helps eliminate fear of student loan debt. We do that in some cases by calling students and families for the schools to let them know about the […]

  • Alderson Broaddus Offers Loan Repayment Assistance Program to All Incoming Students

    LRAP In The News November 20, 2017

    Based in Philippi, West Virginia, Alderson Broaddus University’s LRAP is the first of its kind in that state. The AB Advantage program is offered to all members of the incoming class, which makes it a powerful way for the school to add to their “distinctives”.