Diversity and Data Can Be Allies in Helping Black Colleges Attract Students

Faced with a "perfect storm" of financial pressures on both them and their students, historically black colleges need to diversify their enrollments and use data more effectively to zero in on the students who are most likely to succeed on their campuses, leaders of dozens of HBCUs were told here on Thursday.

That message was delivered during the opening day of a "student-success summit" organized by the Association of Public and Land-Grant Universities. The association is working