Results from RNL’s 2021 Admitted Student Family Survey. Learn more!

  • New Grad Is Grateful To Have LRAP In Her Back Pocket

    LRAP News May 19, 2022

    Smart, driven, and ambitious, Kiley S. is going places – and is grateful to have a Loan Repayment Assistance Program (LRAP) to help her get there. Kiley is a recent Alderson Broaddus University graduate with a degree in Business Administration and Marketing. She plans to pursue a career in marketing. As she searches for her […]

  • 3 Ways Concordia University Grows Enrollment With LRAPs

    LRAP News May 17, 2022

    Looking for proven enrollment management strategies? See how Concordia University, Nebraska (CUNE) has used 1 powerful enrollment tool 3 different ways. Reduce Summer Melt In the spring of 2020, Concordia was worried about heavy summer melt. In response, they decided to offer Ardeo’s Loan Repayment Assistance Programs (LRAPs) to prospective students to reduce melt. Concordia’s […]

  • University of St. Thomas Engages Unresponsive Prospects with LRAPs

    LRAP News March 15, 2022

    Whether you are exceeding your enrollment goals, or tracking behind this recruitment cycle, there is still time to move additional students to deposit and enroll. On Wednesday, March 23, join Ardeo and the University of St. Thomas for a short, 30-minute webinar to learn how they use a student loan safety net to increase access […]

  • The Higher Ed Marketer Podcast: Why You Need An LRAP

    LRAP News February 22, 2022

                  In just 20 minutes, listeners can discover why their students and institutions need Loan Repayment Assistance Programs (LRAPs). The podcast, which features Ardeo President Peter Samuelson, shares: How colleges and universities can use LRAPs. Insights from RNL research into the benefits of LRAPs. Information from the College Is […]

  • National Publication Spotlights LRAPs

    LRAP In The News December 15, 2021

    Read the full article here: “More Colleges Are Promising to Help Pay the Student Loans of Low-Earning Graduates” by Kaitlin Mulhere, Money. As competition for students intensifies and concerns over cost persist, more colleges are offering their prospects help repaying federal student, parent PLUS and private alternative loans. That’s according to a recent article in […]

  • How 3 Colleges Increase Enrollment Among Non-Athletes with LRAPs

    LRAP News October 25, 2021

    Are you looking for a way to grow enrollment without adding another sport to your campus? We love sports (and esports too!) but adding a new team may not provide sustainable growth at every campus. Addressing the #1 concern your students and families have – affordability – gives your prospects the confidence they need to […]

  • How MNU Increased Enrollment by 10% with LRAPs

    LRAP News October 1, 2021

    MidAmerica Nazarene University, a private institution outside of Kansas City, makes a powerful promise to all incoming first-time students – an offer that helped them increase freshman enrollment by 10% for Fall 2020. When MidAmerica Nazarene needed to boost yield late in their 2018-19 recruitment cycle, they decided to offer select students a loan repayment […]

  • Lyon College is the Only Institution in Arkansas to Offer LRAPs to All Incoming, First-Year Students

    LRAP In The News LRAP News August 6, 2021

      Read more in the Lyon College press release here. Lyon College, a private institution located in Batesville, Arkansas, is the only institution in the state to offer Loan Repayment Assistance Programs (LRAPs) to all incoming, first-year students starting with the Fall 2021 semester. “While we don’t believe the value of a degree from Lyon […]

  • LRAP Enables Grad To Pursue His Goals Without Compromising

    LRAP News July 19, 2021

    There was a time when Daniel Peake didn’t know if he would be able to pursue his bachelor’s degree. A Detroit native, Daniel grew up in a single parent household. Without a lot of money for college, Daniel was counting on a scholarship that would enable him to attend his first-choice institution. Then he found […]

  • Student Loan Safety-net Helps Grad’s Dreams Come True

    LRAP News June 16, 2021

    At 14, Brianna Loomis knew what she wanted to be when she grew up. Movies and books had inspired her to go into publishing, but this big dream had a bigger question mark. How to pay for college? She knew she would need to borrow student loans. Her parents made too much money to qualify […]