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An opportunity for success

You have dedicated people and resources to help students. Starfish knows that students succeed when they are engaged with an informed, connected campus community.
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  • Success is a moving target. Students need different kinds of encouragement at different times.
  • Success entails academic achievement. You have to make it simple to capture instructor observations.
  • Success requires engagement. It has to be easy for everyone to connect and stay engaged.
  • Success must be measured. Seeing the bigger picture involves tying activities to outcomes.
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A holistic perspective

Dozens of data points are generated each week about your students. Starfish can help your staff integrate and visualize your students’ data to inform a holistic approach to success.
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  • At most institutions, student data is stored in disparate systems, while some isn't stored at all.
  • Academic, administrative, financial, social, and predictive data paint a complete picture.
  • With this holistic view, staff can take action through early alert, appointment scheduling, and case management software.
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A proven, measurable impact

Between 5 and 12% of your institution's budget is committed to student services. Starfish can measure these investments and help to amplify their outcomes.
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  • Analytics to understand if your student success programs are making the desired difference.
  • Success indicators span from course completion to persistence through timely graduation.
  • Comprehensive analysis evaluates return on investment and tuition saved.
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    Focus on Transfer Students

    July 7, 2016

    Transfer students make up a large, and growing, student population that requires careful attention…

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