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Communication and Advancement

Allocating Financial Aid When There’s No Financial Aid Left to Allocate

At first glance, you may think you don’t have any financial aid funds left, and you may say, “Well, we don’t have any more aid to allocate.” But be careful! That’s not going to increase your enrollment, and, could create…
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Financial Management Grant & Aid Assessment
Communication and Advancement School Operations

NEW: SIS Seasonal Trainings

We’re excited to announce that FACTS SIS Help has a new Seasonal Trainings area where you’ll find the latest trainings that you’re most likely to need during each time of the school year. New training materials are added based on season…
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Professional Development SIS
Communication and Advancement School Operations

Empowering Students to Engage Alumni on Social Media

How do we cut through the noise on social media to engage with alumni in a way that moves that needle for our private schools? A “me/also me” meme may be the answer for your school. The meme has been…
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Fundraising Professional Development
Communication and Advancement

10 Essentials to a Great Website Design for Beginners

Is your school designing a new website? The task can feel daunting, but we’ve created a list of ten things to get you started when thinking about a new design. 1. Understand your user Before you can build a website…
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Professional Development Website Design
Communication and Advancement

How to Multiply Your End-of-Year Giving Effectiveness

For most nonprofits, the holidays are when they receive the majority of their income. Do you need a quick plan to mobilize your donors? Tip 1 Create one clear, attainable goal that would have an immediate impact on your school…
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Fundraising Giving
Communication and Advancement

Prepare for NCEA’s Day of Giving

The Many Gifts, One Nation: A Day of Giving to Catholic Schools portal is now open for customization! Catholic schools and dioceses may opt-in to create a customized appeal page through January 17, 2020. Once you have customized your page,…
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Fundraising Giving
Communication and Advancement

SIS for Lesson Plans? Yes!

One of the key components of a successful school year for any teacher is the ability to detail what information will be covered in class and assign homework for that class. FACTS Student Information System (SIS) delivers that critical information…
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Professional Development SIS
Communication and Advancement School Operations

Superintendent: How Vosaic Helps

East Butler Public Schools in Brainerd, Nebraska started using Vosaic when their superintendent, Sam Stecher, was intrigued by the idea of using video to improve teaching and observation. He has served as superintendent for five years, but is also co-founder…
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Administration Professional Development
Classroom Experience Communication and Advancement Security and Compliance

5 Giving Tuesday Tips for the Busy Professional

Does it feel like #GivingTuesday snuck up on you this year? No worries, we’ll help you look like you’ve been carefully planning for months. If you’re new to nonprofit fundraising, #GivingTuesday is a recent development in the last couple of…
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Fundraising Giving
Communication and Advancement Uncategorized

Delinquency Report Leads to Help

At Holy Name Catholic School in Escanaba, Mich., Jodi Mutch, administrative assistant, loves FACTS’ delinquency report. Holy Name uses FACTS Tuition Management, Grant & Aid Assessment, Student Information System, and Incidental Billing, and though she has hundreds of reports at…
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Professional Development SIS
Communication and Advancement School Operations

Build a K-12 Marketing Strategy That Works

What Is Customer Journey Mapping? In a true marketing sense, customer journey mapping involves visually “mapping” every interaction a customer has with an organization. The goal is to identify the most important touch points, analyze interactions, and identify ways to…
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Enrollment & Communication Giving Professional Development
Communication and Advancement

Incidental Billing and Payment Forms

Incidental Billing If your institution has charges that should be paid via FACTS but should not be included in a tuition payment plan, Incidental Billing is a great way to assess those charges. This billing product is ideal for occasional,…
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Financial Management Payment Forms Tuition Management
Communication and Advancement School Operations