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  • The Financial Aid Appeals Process and a Loan Repayment Assistance Program

    LRAP News March 25, 2019

    We get the chance to partner with many different kinds of institutions. Each is unique in its approach to higher education and the various circumstances of its market. Some of our partners are larger and some are smaller. We try to meet each where they are to help them grow. One area where we see […]

  • Webinar: Close the Enrollment Gap with LRAP – Pilot Now.

    LRAP News February 21, 2019

    UPDATE: Miss the webinar? Check out the video embed below. Whether your institution has a formal process for appealing financial aid awards or not, odds are your admissions team is experiencing families expressing hesitation about enrolling upon delivery of their financial aid award; many because they are afraid they will not be able to manage […]

  • Webinar: 3 Ways to Pilot LRAP This Spring & Grow Enrollment in Fall

    LRAP News January 16, 2019

    Many of our clients begin their partnership with us by letting us help them set up a pilot program on their campus. In 2018, 23 institutions initiated a pilot LRAP, enrolling a total of 470 students across them and adding to our growing list of partners. Worth noting, 18 of those pilots began after February […]

  • Clarifying Common Questions About Using Loan Repayment Assistance Programs (LRAPs) in Enrollment Management:

    HigherEd Industry News December 19, 2018

    Loan Repayment Assistance Programs (LRAPs) have been around since the late 1980s, but, for some, many questions remain. With so many tools coming and going in higher education, it’s easy to see how the details can get lost. Below are answers to 4 key questions about LRAPs. 1. Aren’t LRAPs a type of student loan? […]

  • Montreat College First in NC to Award LRAP to All Incoming Students Fall 2019

    LRAP In The News LRAP News November 16, 2018

    Montreat College (Montreat, NC) is joining a growing group of colleges and universities who are making a powerful promise to future students and families: if a graduate’s income is below $43,000 per year, an innovative new program will help them repay their student (and parent) loans until annual income meets the threshold, or the loans […]

  • LRAP Product Update: New use strategies, expanded dashboard, and more!

    LRAP News November 7, 2018

    At LRAP Association, we are always striving to improve. Whether it is based on lessons we learn at our user group sessions with client partners, feedback we get from students and families, or stories we hear from LRAP recipients, we listen and learn. That’s why we’re excited to share updates of some of our most […]

  • “Skin in the Game” for Your University with LRAP

    LRAP News August 23, 2018

    The “national student debt crisis” has been a common conversation in the media and around kitchen tables. It demands a response from higher education. We regularly host webinars with our enrollment management experts to discuss how a loan repayment assistance program (LRAP) can be a vibrant part of your institution’s response, and show you have […]

  • Timely Webinar “May 1” Does Not Have to Be the End of the Road

    LRAP News April 23, 2018

    UPDATE: Additional Session Added for May 10th! We want you to know LRAP can still help your institution increase enrollment, even at this stage in the season. At this time of year, clients use LRAP to engage fence-sitters, move stale prospects through their enrollment funnel, and stop summer melt. Join us for this timely webinar […]

  • University Partner’s Independent Survey Confirms – LRAPs Drive Freshmen Decisions

    LRAP News February 5, 2018

    Having our work independently verified is a great honor for us. We enable institutions all over the nation to offer a solution to prospective students and families who are experiencing anxiety about taking out loans to finance enrollment at their college of choice. What we see every day is that LRAPs not only help colleges […]

  • Pacific Lutheran University Launches PLU Pledge LRAP to Press

    LRAP In The News November 14, 2017

    Whenever we partner with a campus, we like to help them get the word out about the good they are doing for their students and families; good that helps eliminate fear of student loan debt. We do that in some cases by calling students and families for the schools to let them know about the […]

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