Should student recruitment stay digital-first post Covid?

Posted in Fees, access and admissions on May 12th, 2021 by steve

“Soon universities will be able to offer open days again – but, as Corey Snow argues, there’s much to celebrate and learn from advancements in digital recruitment practice during Covid-19 …” (more)

[Wonkhe, 12 May]

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Undergraduate Open Day at NUIG to be held online for first time

Posted in Governance and administration on April 28th, 2020 by steve

“NUI Galway’s Undergraduate Open Day will be held online for the first time on Thursday, 7 May. The Open Day will give students, parents and guidance counsellors the chance to connect with staff and students at NUIG and explore the undergraduate courses on offer …” (more)

[Michael Malone, Galway Daily, 27 April]

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Maynooth’s Virtual Open Day

Posted in Governance and administration on April 24th, 2020 by steve

“Tomorrow is going to be interesting! Saturday 25th April was scheduled to be an Open Day at Maynooth University for undergraduate admissions which would normally have led to thousands of students visiting the Campus …” (more)

[In the Dark, 24 April]

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Donegal students invited to take part in university’s virtual open day

Posted in Governance and administration on April 22nd, 2020 by steve

Ireland“Maynooth University has adapted its annual Spring Open Day for prospective students to a truly virtual experience of student life and third-level courses. Traditionally the Open Day attracts more than 5,000 visitors to the historic campus and gives potential students the opportunity to meet academics, university students and support staff …” (more)

[Donegal Live, 21 April]

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DIT spends €70,000 on advertising for open day

Posted in Governance and administration on November 29th, 2014 by steve

Ireland“DIT has spent €70,000 in advertising costs for their upcoming Opening Day which will take place in Aungier Street on Friday and Saturday, December 5th and 6th. The advertising campaign for the Open Day is the college’s biggest campaign of the year …” (more)

[Ryan Nugent, The Edition, 29 November]

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Choosing the right college course

Posted in Fees, access and admissions on April 22nd, 2010 by steve

“How students make their choices of third-level educational courses can be a complex process, starting much further back than the actual process of applying to college. The steps of discovery along the way, both planned and accidental, can and should be many …” (more)

[Independent, 21 April]

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