Wednesday, September 05 | 1:00PM–2:00PM ET | Online

Industry and Campus Webinar |
Getting Comfortable with Thinking Outside the Box: Attracting and Retaining Students

Attracting and retaining students has been the focus of Point Park University for many years. In the competitive higher ed environment in Pittsburgh, Point Park knew it needed to think differently to meet campus growth plans. To this end, the following vision statement was created: "Point Park University will become one of the most dynamic, private urban universities in America, with an intense focus on student success through distinctive, innovative, and experiential learning." The speakers will share the planning, engagement, and metrics used to bring about the successful implementation of this vision.


  • Learn how to use data and predictive analytics
  • Get strategies to meet the expectations of all stakeholders, including parents
  • Define components of the plan to address the vision
  • Identify strategies for obtaining funding


  • Greg Kovich

    Global Sales Director, Alcatel-Lucent Enterprise
  • Tim Wilson

    Assistant Vice President of Information Technology, Point Park University

Resources & Downloads

  • Slides

    671 KB, pdf - Updated on 1/23/2024
  • Transcript

    50 KB, docx - Updated on 1/23/2024
  • Recording

    Updated on 1/23/2024


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