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  • WEBINAR: Investing In Their Mission | How Illinois Wesleyan University Increases Access and Meets Institutional Goals with LRAPs

    LRAP News March 18, 2021

    Watch the webinar recording below!     Watch our most recent webinar with Illinois Wesleyan University to learn how they are supporting their mission by offering students a powerful promise. In this 30-minute discussion, we discussed how Loan Repayment Assistance Programs (LRAPs) have helped Illinois Wesleyan recruit targeted prospects who are the right fit for […]

  • New Book Gives Insider’s Look at LRAPs

    LRAP In The News March 16, 2021

    Improve Access and Recruitment on your Campus with the Ivy League Inspired Secret   A new book about Loan Repayment Assistance Programs (LRAPs) gives readers an insider’s look at how one tool is changing the higher education landscape. “A Powerful Promise: The Ivy League Inspired Secret Improving Access and Recruitment at Colleges Today” is a […]

  • 8 Ardeo Partners That Beat The National Enrollment Trend

    HigherEd Industry News LRAP In The News LRAP News December 16, 2020

    These Ardeo partners have been celebrating enrollment increases in fall 2020 – some record-breaking, others modest – but all bucking this year’s national average enrollment decline of 4.4% reported by The National Student Clearinghouse Research Center. A big congratulations to all our partners, listed or not, who are celebrating a successful Fall 2020. (If you’re […]

  • Q&A with our Resident RAPper

    LRAP News February 6, 2020

      Vice President of Client Service, Rachelle Gasior, is a 2010 Loan Repayment Assistance Program (LRAP) graduate or RAPper. Rachelle sat down with us to share information she really wishes more parents had, how LRAP stopped her from transferring schools and why she loves campus events. What is a movie you can practically quote from […]

  • 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 […]

  • The Financial Aid Appeals Process and a Loan Repayment Assistance Program

    LRAP News March 25, 2019

    We get the chance to partner with many different kinds of institutions. Each is unique in its approach to higher education and the various circumstances of its market. Some of our partners are larger and some are smaller. We try to meet each where they are to help them grow. One area where we see […]

  • Webinar: Close the Enrollment Gap with LRAP – Pilot Now.

    LRAP News February 21, 2019

    UPDATE: Miss the webinar? Check out the video embed below. Whether your institution has a formal process for appealing financial aid awards or not, odds are your admissions team is experiencing families expressing hesitation about enrolling upon delivery of their financial aid award; many because they are afraid they will not be able to manage […]

  • Webinar: 3 Ways to Pilot LRAP This Spring & Grow Enrollment in Fall

    LRAP News January 16, 2019

    Many of our clients begin their partnership with us by letting us help them set up a pilot program on their campus. In 2018, 23 institutions initiated a pilot LRAP, enrolling a total of 470 students across them and adding to our growing list of partners. Worth noting, 18 of those pilots began after February […]

  • Clarifying Common Questions About Using Loan Repayment Assistance Programs (LRAPs) in Enrollment Management:

    HigherEd Industry News December 19, 2018

    Loan Repayment Assistance Programs (LRAPs) have been around since the late 1980s, but, for some, many questions remain. With so many tools coming and going in higher education, it’s easy to see how the details can get lost. Below are answers to 4 key questions about LRAPs. 1. Aren’t LRAPs a type of student loan? […]

  • Montreat College First in NC to Award LRAP to All Incoming Students Fall 2019

    LRAP In The News LRAP News November 16, 2018

    Montreat College (Montreat, NC) is joining a growing group of colleges and universities who are making a powerful promise to future students and families: if a graduate’s income is below $43,000 per year, an innovative new program will help them repay their student (and parent) loans until annual income meets the threshold, or the loans […]