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Second Edition

Connected Student Report

Insights into global higher education trends from over 2,000 students and staff.

Take a Look Inside the Minds of Today’s Students and Staff

  • 76%
    Students say maintaining their wellbeing is a top challenge
  • 45%
    Staff say their institutions are implementing new business models
  • 49%
    Students say careers are a main factor shaping enrollment decisions

Explore New Insights Shaping the Higher Education Experience

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Five Higher Education Trends to Watch

The Connected Student Report highlights five top-of-mind trends surfaced by students and staff from across the globe.

Supporting Student and Staff Wellbeing is Critical

Flexible Learning & Working Options are Here to Stay

Student Career Pathways are Top of Mind

Universities Explore New Business Models

Learner & Institution Success Requires Innovation

“This is the single most significant finding in the entire survey. There are a lot of other questions to be answered, post-pandemic, about what will affect students’ wellbeing. But the fact that students need more flexibility points us in a strong direction.”

Asia Wong, Director of Counseling and Health Services, Loyola University New Orleans

Dive Deeper with the Latest Higher Education Resources

A Second Wave of the Student Wellbeing Crisis

Explore this newsroom article to learn more about our new student wellbeing solution.

Five Tech Design Principles to Drive Equity in Education

Check out our latest Impact Labs report on designing technology to support Black and Latinx learners.

Education Empowered Podcast

Listen to our latest episodes on wellbeing, new business models, and more with guests from across the community.

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Check Out the First Edition Connected Student Report

Explore findings from our first Connected Student Report.

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