We launch our fourth difficulty of 2021 as we close to the launch of our 2021-2022 utility cycle.
We’re excited to share the outcomes from our two earlier surveys. See what your peer establishments are doing when it comes to take a look at necessities throughout the pandemic in addition to Fall 2021 orientation and recruitment occasions.
We stay grateful in your continued curiosity in taking part in our two-question, nameless surveys. We are skipping one this difficulty as a result of we just lately despatched out a survey to all CAS customers titled COVID-19 Fall 2021 Impression on Increased Training. We do hope you participated in the event you acquired the hyperlink.
This survey is now closed, and we’ll publish the leads to our subsequent difficulty.
New CAS Releases
CAS Configuration Portal: Drag-and-Drop Reorder Performance for Both/Or Questions
The drag-and-drop reorder performance is now out there when reordering Both/Or query responses within the Configuration Portal; that is like the performance for reordering A number of Selection query reply choices. This enhancement improves person expertise, as you not have to enter reply choices within the actual order you need them displayed in. This can even make sure that your exports usually are not impacted in the event you reorder such responses selections.
CAS Configuration Portal: Designation Promotion Date Recording in Prelaunch Surroundings
As soon as a program is able to go stay within the utility, Account Managers and Consumer Success Managers at Liaison promote your packages from the prelaunch surroundings to the manufacturing (i.e., stay) surroundings. A brand new Promoted Date column within the Organizations desk throughout the prelaunch surroundings now contains which date this system was promoted so that you could simply establish which of your packages the Liaison staff has permitted and promoted to the manufacturing surroundings.
WebAdMIT: Kira Evaluation URL Subject in Export Supervisor
As you could bear in mind, the CAS utility means that you can hyperlink Kira Assessments if you have already got an account with Kira Expertise and wish to make it out there to all candidates by way of the appliance. We have now now expanded this function such you could now extract the Kira Evaluation URL area by means of the Export Supervisor in WebAdMIT.
Admissions by Liaison Enhancements
We proceed to make enhancements to our Admissions by Liaison platform. Plenty of the latest enhancements have been targeted on enhancing the export performance on Admissions situations. You could find particulars from our most up-to-date releases right here.
Standing web page for Incident Updates
Earlier this month we launched a new Standing Web page to speak incidents, scheduled upkeep/down time, and so forth. Subscribers to the Standing Web page will obtain well timed updates associated to all CAS portals, WebAdMIT (together with Configuration Portal), and our APIs. Should you haven’t already subscribed, go to the standing web page web site and click on the blue field within the prime proper to enter your info. If you don’t want to subscribe, we encourage you to bookmark the standing web page beneath for straightforward reference.
Liaison Consumer Convention Spherical-up
1000’s of CAS, WebAdMIT and Admissions by Liaison customers attended our digital Liaison Consumer Convention final month. The convention, which occurred over 2 days, featured thought management classes in addition to classes targeted on all of Liaison’s merchandise together with SlideRoom, TargetX, Othot, EMP and Analytics.
Should you have been unable to make it to the convention or missed one thing you have been eager about attending, now you can entry all recordings right here.
Mark your calendars for the 2022 Liaison Consumer Convention! The convention is scheduled to happen in-person the week of July 25, 2022, in Boston, MA. Within the meantime, we hope you discovered our 2021 Digital Consumer Convention productive for these of you who have been capable of take part.
Admissions by Liaison Webinar Recording
On August 18, we hosted a webinar for Admissions by Liaison customers that targeted on managing a number of CAS cycles inside their situations. That is particularly well timed as we get able to launch the 2021-2022 CAS cycle on September 9, 2021. If this webinar is related to you and your staff, however you couldn’t attend, now you can entry the recording.
Getting ready for the 2021-2022 Cycle Launch
Whether or not you’re taking part in BusinessCAS, EngineeringCAS, and/or GradCAS for the primary time or rolling over your packages to a brand new cycle, offering potential college students a simple strategy to find your CAS utility is extraordinarily necessary. Evaluation our greatest practices beneath to be sure to’re prepared for go-live.
- Create Simple Entry on Institutional Web site: The less clicks an applicant should undergo to land on the CAS utility, the higher. Make “Apply Now” entrance and middle in your web site, so it’s simple to find. Think about making the hyperlink out there on essential touchdown pages comparable to:
- the college dwelling web page,
- the graduate admissions touchdown web page,
- the departmental web page,
- this system web page.
Additionally, conduct person testing with scholar employees or others unfamiliar along with your web site format to find out how simple/troublesome it’s to entry your utility. If they’ve hassle navigating to the appliance, it’s possible potential college students will as effectively.
- Use Acceptable Redirects to the CAS Utility: BusinessCAS, EngineeringCAS and GradCAS provide you with a number of selections for redirecting college students to the CAS utility.
- Each time doable, we encourage you to make use of our digital and printable, totally customizable “Apply” button in your web sites.
Obtain Apply Buttons
- Should you often have utility phrases open in overlapping CAS cycles and don’t wish to replace these hyperlinks in your web site, direct college students to our touchdown pages to allow them to choose the cycle they’re making use of to.
- If you direct college students to the appliance login pages, you will need to notice that CAS has a completely different URL for every CAS utility cycle. Because of this there might be two URLs, one for every cycle, between September by means of the next March annually. Utilizing the appliance cycle-specific URL means that you can present deep hyperlinks to your packages. Nevertheless, you’ll have to replace these cycle-specific hyperlinks wherever you employ them in your web site at first or shut of every CAS utility cycle.