Itís Not Just About Equity Anymore!

Tuesday, July 21, 2015: 10:15 AM-11:15 AM
Celestin F - Level 3 (Hyatt Regency New Orleans)
Session Type: Interest Sessions
Track: Enrollment & Retention Track
Subcategories: Enrollment Management
Audience: Intermediate (3-7 years experience) and Advanced (8 or more years experience)
Credit Type: Credit Hours and Clock Hours
School Type: All Schools
Increasingly, financial aid professionals are being asked to assess the impact of the financial aid award in attracting and retaining students. Changing how we view packaging financial aid is taking many of us to places we have never traveled. During this session we will hear how two public institutions have reconfigured financial aid awards to advance institutional goals using recruitment and retention data.
Billie Jo Hamilton (University of South Florida)
Lisa Blazer (University of Texas at San Antonio)
Mary Sommers (University of Nebraska at Kearney)