Start to Finish®
Every student deserves a fair chance at success.
Starfish Retention Solutions is dedicated to helping
students finish what they start.

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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    1. AACC Annual Conference

      April 18 - April 21
      Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center
    2. WASC ARC 2015 – Brass Sponsor

      April 22 - April 24
      Oakland Marriott City Center
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