admissions

Deliver “Wow” Moments with Admit Packs Enhanced with Promotional Products

With the onset of COVID-19, it has been incredibly difficult to create meaningful physical connections with prospective students. One way to achieve that is by mailing an impressive, well-designed pack, directly to admitted students. This helps generate a highly impactful “wow” moment in your enrollment strategy.  These packs are effective because they create a physical connection that an admitted student gets to experience. It builds positive affinity among the incoming class and provides a lasting reminder of the excitement students feel when they find out they are accepted. The universityRead more »


Integrating Promotional Products in a New Era of Student Recruitment

Although complications from the pandemic are forcing many admissions teams to rethink their playbook, it’s also a chance to innovate and try new tactics, in a new era of student recruitment.  With tried-and-true college fairs, visits, and admissions events being offered virtually, there are fewer chances for building meaningful in-person connections prospective students. But there’s still a way to help students feel that excitement, build these relationships, and increase the likelihood that students will enroll. Including promotional products in your outreach efforts has multiple benefits. You will help students developRead more »


Why Die Cut Sticker Sheets Are Popular Right Now

Our die cut sticker sheet options offer a variety of affordable ways to recruit students and maintain alumni and donors excitement. Our team has been working with some interesting new designs and product examples we want to share.  These die cut sticker sheet ideas show different ways to create meaningful touch points, for a variety of audiences and purposes. Since there are a variety of formats and price points you’ll find an option that can fit your budget. Here are a few examples of great looking designs and effective uses:Read more »


Explore Products That Are Ready to Mail

We have seen a huge increase in demand for promotional products that can be mailed. These conversations have included choosing products, identifying mail solutions and packaging, and helping get items mailed. Our team stepped up to the plate and created an Interactive Mailings Showroom which makes it easy to sort through all of the available options. We have envelopes, packaging, and kitting solutions that help brands stand out in the mailbox. Magellan Promotions can also handle 100% of the fulfillment. View the Showroom In the past, we hosted a webinarRead more »


Charge Up Your Transfer Recruitment Efforts

Many colleges and universities enroll almost as many transfer students as they do new freshman each year. Connecting with potential transfer students to assure they don’t feel like they’re simply incoming freshman is critical, right from the start. In general, transfer students are more thoughtful about their college inquiries and make decisions quicker than high school students. So when you receive an inquiry from a prospective transfer student, you need to put your best foot forward as quickly as possible. Best practices for transfer recruitment efforts have unique materials andRead more »


Engaging High School Counselors

Stay In Front of Your High School Counselors with the Wedge Staying top of mind with influencers like high school and community college guidance counselors has always been a major priority for admissions departments. With many students, meeting with their guidance counselor will play a major role in their higher education decision. The challenge is to stay top of mind when many other colleges and universities are targeting this same group of influencers. One way to do so is to give counselors an appreciated and useful desk-based promotional product. ARead more »