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Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University – Worldwide Engages Greenwood Hall to Enhance Student Success Strategy

Greenwood Hall to Provide Retention Management Services to Further Improve Student Outcomes

SANTA ANA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Greenwood Hall Inc. (OTCBB: ELRN), provider of dynamic student lifecycle management solutions for colleges and universities, today announced that it has been selected by Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University – Worldwide to provide retention management services to enhance student outcomes. The engagement encompasses Greenwood Hall’s proven student success coaching and proprietary student analytics technology platform.

“Greenwood Hall’s primary focus is helping schools adapt and take advantage of the competitive and ever-changing environment in higher education”

“Working with Greenwood Hall, Embry-Riddle Worldwide will gain a deeper understanding of its students and the factors that influence their decisions,” said Mike Williams, director of strategic enrollment services at Embry-Riddle Worldwide. “This initiative will help us provide additional services and support to ensure greater student success.”

Embry-Riddle, the world’s largest, fully accredited university specializing in aviation and aerospace, is one of several leading higher education clients that has selected Greenwood Hall to gain more insight about student retention, build predictive systems to identify at-risk students, and improve persistence through targeted coaching and intervention that helps reduce student drop out or stop out rates. Each of Greenwood Hall’s strategies is designed to reinforce a positive student experience and maximize student engagement.

“Embry-Riddle is well-known for its high-quality programs and successful student outcomes,” said Dr. John Hall, Greenwood Hall’s Chief Executive Officer. “We are excited to have the opportunity to partner with Embry-Riddle as it seeks to further enhance student experience and engagement.

“Greenwood Hall’s primary focus is helping schools adapt and take advantage of the competitive and ever-changing environment in higher education,” Dr. Hall added.

About Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, the world’s largest, fully accredited university specializing in aviation and aerospace, is a nonprofit, independent institution offering more than 70 baccalaureate, master’s and Ph.D. degree programs in its colleges of Arts & Sciences, Aviation, Business, Engineering and Security & Intelligence. Embry-Riddle educates students at residential campuses in Daytona Beach, Fla., and Prescott, Ariz., through the Worldwide Campus with more than 150 locations in the United States, Europe, Asia and the Middle East, and through online programs. The university is a major research center, seeking solutions to real-world problems in partnership with the aerospace industry, other universities and government agencies. For more information, visit www.worldwide.erau.edu, follow us on Twitter (@ERAUworldwide) and www.facebook.com/EmbryRiddleWorldwide, and find expert videos at http://www.YouTube.com/EmbryRiddleUniv.

About Greenwood Hall

Powering the education revolution one student at a time, Greenwood Hall helps colleges and universities increase enrollments, create positive student experiences and enhance learning outcomes throughout the student lifecycle via dynamic cloud-based solutions that integrate state-of-the-art technology, higher education expertise, project management and workforce solutions. Since establishing its education business in 2006, Greenwood Hall has grown to over 150 employees serving over 30 education clients and over 70 degree programs. The company is headquartered in Orange County, California, with facilities in College Station, Texas, and Shanghai, China. For more information, visit http://www.greenwoodhall.com, follow us on Twitter (@GreenwoodHall) and Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/GreenwoodandHall.

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