• 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: A Powerful Promise – How to Tip the Scales in Favor of Your College by Removing the Fear of Student Debt

    LRAP News September 29, 2020

    UPDATE: Watch the recording below! Join our live webinar with MidAmerica Nazarene University to learn how they used their customized LRAP to enroll more students by providing their prospects financial peace of mind.  In the 30-minute discussion, we will explore MNU’s successful LRAP strategy, how they position their powerful pledge to give them an edge in the marketplace and how a […]

  • WEBINAR: How to Use an LRAP | Increase Access & Boost Net Tuition Revenue

    LRAP News August 19, 2020

    Our quick, 30-minute webinar explored how enrollment professionals can boost yield and net tuition revenue with a tool that directly addresses concerns about cost and student debt – a Loan Repayment Assistance Program. The webinar, “How to Use an LRAP: Increase Access & Boost Net Tuition Revenue,” discussed what LRAPs are, strategies to help you meet your […]

  • 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 […]

  • WEBINAR: How to Use an LRAP – A Low-Risk, High-Reward Yield Tool

    LRAP News July 2, 2020

    Watch our quick, 30-minute webinar to learn more about how you can boost yield with a low-risk, high-reward enrollment tool – a Loan Repayment Assistance Program. The webinar, “How to Use an LRAP: A Low-Risk, High-Reward Yield Tool,” explores what LRAPs are, LRAP strategies to help you meet your enrollment goals, and how to get […]

  • Join RNL and Ardeo for Our Live Webinar Discussion on May 12

    LRAP News April 29, 2020

    Increasing fear in the higher education market around student debt and other uncertainties are causing students and families to question the value of higher education, rule out colleges based on sticker price, attend second, third, or fourth choice institutions, and in some cases not attend college at all. Join RNL and Ardeo Education Solutions for […]

  • WEBINAR: Closing the Gap with LRAPs

    LRAP News February 24, 2020

    How many additional students do you need to meet your enrollment goals? Watch our quick, 30-minute webinar below to learn about how Ardeo’s loan repayment assistance programs (LRAPs) can help you enroll more students and reach your goals.     The webinar, “Close the Gap with Ardeo’s LRAP,” is led by Mondy Brewer, Ph.D., a […]

  • Washington Post Op-Ed Emphasizes Reducing Risk Over Cost in Higher Ed

    HigherEd Industry News LRAP In The News October 9, 2019

    College can be a risky investment, a point Beth Akers, Manhattan Institute Senior Fellow, makes in her report, “Should College Come with a Money-Back Guarantee?” In a recent Washington Post opinion piece, Akers makes the case for focusing on mitigating the financial risks associated with attending college, rather than reducing cost. Higher education is stuck […]

  • Manhattan Institute Paper Explores Importance of Mitigating College Risk

    HigherEd Industry News LRAP News October 8, 2019

    There is no question in the minds of students across the country: college is expensive. It makes them hesitate to enroll at their dream school. It pushes them to sacrifice a major they are passionate about for one that may or may not have more earning potential. In response, many colleges are focusing on strategies […]