4 ways Educational Institutions are using Text Marketing

Educational Institutions are among the newest types of businesses to find the benefits of text marketing. With hundreds of students joining the campus, text messages enable the institution to quickly reach students in multiple  circumstances, all without wasting time. Here are 4 of the best ways that educational institutions can use text marketing. 

  1. Notify Students of Emergencies

There is no denying the fact that colleges need a quick and easy way to get in touch with students should an emergency situation arise, and text messaging is that method that works great in such situations. You can create a text message in just minutes of time and mass send it to everyone in the campus on your database. Notify students of any type of emergency, whether it is unexpected leave, exam updates or something else.

  1. Event Notifications

Whether it is a sporting event, a financial aid workshop, a theatrical performance or something else, sending a text message to notify students is quick and easy and assures they won’t forget what’s going on when you time that message to be sent at the right time. This is probably one of the most common uses of text marketing, and it is one that is certainly beneficial in quick notification of students.

  1. Admissions Information

When a student is interested in attending your college, sending information for them to easily access your course selection, admission requirements, applications and forms, etc. is a great way to peak their curiosity even further while making life easy for the student. Many colleges that use text marketing use it to send admissions information to students. It is quick and easy and you can be sure that the students get the information that they need, when they need it.

  1. Important Information

Text marketing is a good way to send out information to students about the institution and get them engaged as well. Use it to notify students of college closing, exam dates, dress policies, to ask student opinions, to send the class schedule for the semester and more.

The many ways to use text marketing at colleges are endless and it is fast, easy and affordable, so colleges can certainly greatly benefit.

Text Marketing Works:

College students have their smartphones on deck most of the time, no matter where they go, so utilizing text marketing is certainly one of the quickest ways to get in touch. Furthermore, it is estimated that most messages are opened and read within three minutes of being received. 

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