Some Colleges Put 'Success Coaching' in the Service of Recruitment

Noah Berger for The Chronicle

Alan Tripp is chief executive of InsideTrack, a student-success coaching firm in San Francisco that has long been used by colleges. Now some institutions are using its coaches to help persuade students to enroll.
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Each year the University of Dayton sends accepted applicants a booklet describing how—and why—they should enroll. "For the next four years, you'll be finding yourself," Page 13 says. "Here's how to not get lost." There follows a description of...

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