Inclusive & Unlimited

Our Feature Set

Slate provides a powerful solution for engaging and retaining enrolled students. A single solution includes an unlimited and unrivaled feature set, providing the best combination of services, value for money, and experience.

Caseload & Record Management

Granular permissions enable the appropriate staff to access the right data for each part of the student lifecycle. Student information is stored and displayed on the person record. Custom fields store data such as emotional score or risk level.

Communications & Outreach

Slate’s Deliver feature tool offers a rich set of communications capabilities including automated personalized options, email open and click tracking, delivery analytics, and SMS messaging, Access and view all communications on an individual’s record. Create automated, sequential communications to target specific populations of students.

Reporting & Predictions

Report on all data points and communications in real-time. Use analytics to make predictions about outcomes (e.g. likelihood a student will return next semester, how will an out-of-state student perform in their first year, etc.).

Consolidate multiple systems into a single environment that encompasses the wide range and functions of a modern student success office. Slate offers unlimited data and document storage, users, and communications. Centralize and manage the student lifecycle management from outreach and engagement to retention. Automate manual processes and focus instead on building relationships with their students.

Meaningful engagement, supported by robust technology, enhances retention and outcomes.

Take a Deeper Dive

Slate's robust features and functionality help manage student success and post-enrollment processes to increase engagement and retention. Many organizations use Slate in their student affairs offices, career service centers, and human resources departments.

Caseload & Record Management

Customize records to display information that users need in an impactful way. Add visual alerts, watch flags, and tags to alert advisors of a student’s current needs. Advisors create, calculate, and update custom risk scores or indexes in real-time. Create populations of students for outreach, analysis, or batch updating. View all messages, interactions, and related events within the comprehensive student record timeline.

The Reader centralizes all the materials necessary for the entire case management process. Control access to documents based on a reviewer’s role. Use workflows to move the records through from start to finish, ensuring the proper review takes place. iPad and Android apps allow remote access to Slate and the Reader.

Communications & Outreach

Slate’s Deliver feature offers a rich set of communications capabilities including personalized emails, open and click tracking, delivery analytics, and SMS messaging. Access and view all communications on a student’s record. Create automated, sequential communications to target specific populations.

Use custom watch flags and tags as alerts on person records. These watch flags and tags are searchable in queries and may be exported to reports. Create assigned tasks from watch flags and tags to prompt intervention from staff members.

Appointments & Interviews

With scheduler functionality, staff can manage advising appointments, live video appointments, interviews, and other important one-on-one events with students. Users may create templates to manage the registration, communication, and details of individual meetings. Attach report forms to the individual meetings for easy reporting. Invite students to reserve individual slots through a landing page or by accepting an invitation from staff.

Query, Reporting, & Data Management

Retrieve real-time data at any time, from any place. Use intuitive drag-and-drop functionality to learn, build, and maintain queries without the need for IT assistance.

Support student retention and graduation with Slate. Schools can import current student data to Slate and associate it with their original application records. Bidirectional data integrations enable consistent longitudinal reporting, 4-year graduate rates, 6-year graduate rates, and more.

Data Visualization & Analytics

Predictive analytics empower users to make predictions about outcomes (e.g. likelihood a student will return next semester, how will an out-of-state student perform in their first year, etc.).

Ping provides critical insights which may lead to intervention steps. Ping records user-specific web traffic and associates the history with Slate records. By adding a snippet of code to any part of your institution’s website or LMS, you can track visits on that site and match them to records in Slate.

Integrations

Slate integrates with all major SIS, LMS, and ERP solutions including Banner, PeopleSoft, Colleague, Workday, Jenzabar, Blackboard, Moodle, Canvas, and more. Real-time web services and data feeds ensure that student records are always up to date. Slate can consolidate course schedules, GPA, class standing, major, residence hall information, and any other data points from campus systems in a single environment. Your student profiles in Slate will always be cohesive and complete.