Tag: Admissions

More snap: UW-Green Bay hosts successful Snapchat Q & A Day

Snapchat Q&A Day

Working as a team in one-hour shifts Jena Richter Landers of Marketing and University Communication and Kayla Peterson of Admissions successfully hosted the second-ever UW-Green Bay Snapchat Q & A Day. The Q & A Day ran from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 27. The pair answered questions (often multiple per “snapper”) […]

UW-Green Bay Snapchat is now seeing global buzz

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In recent days UW-Green Bay has been receiving a lot of attention — globally, even — about its innovative practice of sending snaps on Snapchat to admitted students. It began with local coverage by WBAY, and has spread rapidly from there, including Seventeen, NPR and Good Morning America. Check out some of the buzz: Hip UW-Green […]

We were on Good Morning America!

Some of the Snapchat stories we are following: UW-Green Bay notifies students of acceptance on Snapchat, Fox News, Dec. 2 We’ve officially reached peak millennial: UW-Green Bay a US university is accepting students via Snapchat, Irish Examiner, Dec. 2 Hip UW-Green Bay sends college acceptance notices on Snapchat, Mashable, Dec. 1 UW-Green Bay’s Acceptance “Letters” […]

What’s rising? The “hip” Phoenix, of course

UW-Green Bay has been receiving national coverage thanks to a story originally covered by WBAY highlighting UWGB’s new practice of sending a snap on Snapchat to admitted students. Most recently, the story has received coverage by global, multi-platform media company, Mashable and could be seen on Mashable home page under the “What’s rising.” This project which was a dream […]

Accepted students discover admission in a Snap

Students admitted to UW-Green Bay for fall 2017 are receiving news of their admission in an additional and unique way this admissions cycle. Any applicants that provide their Snap (formerly known as Snapchat) handle in the application process receive a snap from UWGB congratulating them from the UWGB Snap account. Each batch of snaps are […]

Admissions reminds campus of three recruitment events this week

Thanks to all faculty, staff, and current students who are sharing their time, energy, and expertise with some special recruitment events this week: Today (Nov. 17) — UW-Green Bay Admissions is hosting Familias Unidas para un futuro mejor, a family event focused on Latino students. More than 100 guests will have bilingual presentations, tours, and […]

Final Campus Preview Day is Friday

This Friday, Nov. 11 is the final Campus Preview Day event of the fall semester, with more than 100 guests touring campus, meeting faculty, and attending a resource fair of campus offices and opportunities. From admissions personnel, “To all the faculty and staff to make this day engaging, informative, and exciting for our prospective/future students, […]

UW-Green Bay’s record fall 2016 enrollment figures show response to regional needs

Enrollment is highest recorded and most diverse to date Green Bay, Wis. — For the first time in its history, the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay has surpassed the 7,000 mark for fall enrollment. UW-Green Bay has 7,030 students, up 251 students from a year ago. The University has seen significant gains in minority students, graduate […]

Art Open House tomorrow

Tomorrow (Thursday, Oct. 20), UW-Green Bay is hosting a Visual and Performing Arts Open House. Prospective students interested in art, music, and theatre are invited to explore the campus through specialized tours, class observations, and receptions. Admissions folks send thanks to all those involved in the event, especially faculty and staff from the art, music, […]