The Next Generation of Student Search & Recruitment

If you’re relying heavily on traditional and crowded recruiting and communication channels such as web, email, print and telemarketing then you aren't reaching today’s “mobile only” population of students and prospective candidates effectively.

Enhance your student recruitment strategy with mobile

CiEngage is a mobile app focused search and recruitment platform that transforms the way you identify, attract and interact with prospective candidates.

Modernize and enhance your recruitment strategy with CiEngage to access and attract new applicants at the top of the funnel. Drive brand awareness, campus visits, qualified applications, and increase yield of best fit candidates with in-app nurturing campaigns targeted at highest probability candidates based on demonstrated interest, and rich student-built profiles. Directly communicate with candidates using the CiConnect messaging app and CiChat portal for a personal experience that drives qualified enrollment.

Mobile Powered Undergraduate and Graduate Student Recruiting for On Campus & Online Programs

Identify, attract and interact with candidates on their mobile devices

CiEngage™ allows you to target ideal candidates quickly and affordably using our platform with no IT integration required. Student profile data is automatically delivered to your secure online portal where you can review and score candidates based on self-contributed information related to their levels of interest. You can then re-target the highest probability candidates with a personalized experience using custom content, interactive quizzes, messaging and clear calls to action - all through the Ci app.

Ramp-up is minimal with Ci’s team to drive your enrollment campaign strategy, content creation, message deployment, analytics and reporting. See why the CiEngage outperforms traditional communication channels, delivers rich student information, and improves your enrollment outcomes - all by bringing the student recruiting experience into a comprehensive mobile solution.

Our student community now spans

High Schools

Experience the Mobile App

Download the Ci App to see how students can explore and connect with your school from their phone.

CiEngage Improves ROI & Student Search Over Traditional Marketing


Attract and reach more students from traditionally hard to market to regions, interests and backgrounds.


Match candidate criteria to student-built profiles in the app detailing their credentials and interests.


Communicate and market to students on the digital platform they prefer – and have 24/7 access to.


Dramatically reduce overall marketing costs compared to traditional channels such as print, email and telemarketing.

Grow Your Enrollment Funnel

80% Unique Candidates
Students are inquiring and opting in to the Ci College Search app for information about colleges every day. 80% of the students interacting with partner college content on the Ci app are new to their enrollment funnel.
5X Higher

Students who interact on the Ci mobile app are 5X more likely to convert when compared to traditional communication methods. With a 34% average click rate you can engage candidates with personalized content and interactive experiences based on their profile and college preferences.

90% Engagement Rate Interactive messages, surveys, and quizzes result in extremely high engagement and rich profiles. Target high probability prospects with one-to-one personalized communication.
7,000,000+ College Searches Potential candidates are demonstrating interest in your school. By tracking interactions at each stage of the recruitment funnel, pre-determine which candidates are most likely to visit, apply, and ultimately deposit and enroll at your institution.

Learn how other Colleges are using CiEngage to drive engagement and enrollment

Did you know we feature over 4,000 college profiles on our app? See who is already looking at your college on the Ci app.

What College Enrollment Professionals are Saying About CiEngage

College Interactive is by far the most innovative admissions marketing platform that we have seen to date. It provides a game changing capability to find and connect through mobile with prospective students. We can now build a one-to-one communication plan with prospects based on relevant interests. It will allow us as an institution to create that personal connection throughout the entire admission cycle

John Marcus former Vice President of Enrollment Services and Marketing Dean College
John Marcus
former VP of Enrollment Services & Marketing
Dean College

I admire the drive and creative vision of what Ci can be. I am excited to be partnering with a new company with a unique product and fresh ideas and look forward to working with your team moving forward.

Louise Howe Director of Marketing Communications for Admissions Quinnipiac University
Louise Howe
Director of Marketing Communications for Admissions
Quinnipiac University

The pace of innovation at College Interactive indicates the attitude of the team. That team is not sitting still, product evolution is constant, they are open to new ideas, and they are developing unexpected improvements. In less than a year this tool has become our number one source code for two of the three class years we are communicating with. We are thrilled to be working with team Ci and their app!

Stephen Dill Director of Marketing Wheelock College
Stephen Dill
Director of Marketing
Wheelock College