From Text to Chat, Make Every Message Count

Conversational software designed exclusively for higher education.


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From Prospective Applicant to Proud Alum, Support and Engage Students Throughout The Student Lifecycle

Easily break through the noise and reach students where they are with higher ed's premier engagement platform. Cadence is trusted by over 950 schools to deliver easy-to-manage, personalized communications to their audiences at mass scale using text and chat solutions.



Loved By 950+ Institutions.


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Within a year of adopting Cadence, our partner schools report:

  • Increased enrollment
  • Higher retention rates
  • Higher event attendance rates
  • Reduced summer melt
  • Increased fundraising dollars



Solutions Across the Educational Journey

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Student Recruitment

Connect with and engage prospective students.

Enrollment Management 

Meet application and enrollment goals through personalized messaging.

Financial Aid

Support students with the resources they need to make educated financial decisions.

Student Success

Increase retention and on-campus involvement among current students.


Improve alumni relations, stewardship, and donations.

Seamless Integration With Your Existing Systems.

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Engage. Empower. Elevate.

Across the Student Lifecycle.


Cadence allows staff to efficiently reach audiences in their preferred communication channel – on their phones and online. With time-saving features designed to fit your department's needs and desires, your team can work smarter, not harder.

With text and chat in one platform, you can move conversations seamlessly through multiple channels, without missing a beat. Track their conversations end-to-end from website, to text, and beyond.

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Enrollment Solutions

Increase leads, capture info, and reduce staff time answering questions while making the enrollment process easier for students. Achieve up to a 60% increase in the number of applications and up to a 25% increase in enrollment.

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Success Creation

Employ the FAQ bot to quickly answer questions on academics and resources, follow up with students with helpful text conversations. Institutions enjoy a 98% retention rate for students who opt into texting with Cadence.


Giving Achieved  

Quickly answer questions about events, donation history, benefits, and organizations. Increase donations by 60% with Cadence.

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We've been able to meet prospective students where they are as opposed to sending yet another email that students won't read. We're able to build relationships faster than ever before because students know they have a real person on the other end of the line.
Jeff Scharl, Assistant Director of Admissions
Alfred University
We love the ease of use, the sleek, modern feel, and the feedback and response that we receive from students via text compared to email and phone calls. We love everything about Cadence!
Lowell Ferguson, CRM Coordinator
Campbell University
Cadence Chat has improved our website experience and has been helpful for our site visitors by removing their need to search the web manually.
Lauren Hawkins
Centenary College of Louisiana
Implementing Cadence has allowed us to efficiently reach out and communicate with our students throughout their entire life-cycle; from recruitment through alumni.
David Detar, Senior Admissions Advisor
Rosedale Technical College
The level of support and access we have to the Cadence team ensures that we stay on track and never feel alone in our efforts.
Brittany Claridge, Assistant Director and First Year Experience
Johns Hopkins University
Our Mongoose representative was able to answer the team's questions about the mapping, flow, design and functionality to get us up and running in one afternoon. The ability to export data from Cadence Chat, including IP addresses, makes a significant difference in our ability to provide the customized support prospective students need to thrive.
Lori Motl
Ouachita Baptist University

Begin building meaningful, personalized connections with students, parents, and alumni today.


“Our enrollment went up, our drop rate went down, and we have more students attending our orientation than ever before.”
Brian Jackson, Application Support Specialist,
McLennan Community College