A state-of-the-art solution for class shaping and reaching institutional goals

Hundreds of thousands of students use NextTier each day to research colleges, organize their application process, find scholarships, and collaborate with their parents and high school counselors as they work towards their postsecondary goals.

The thousands of high school and independent counselors using NextTier each day are able to manage their student population, recommend colleges and programs and collaborate with families on the best college path for their children.

Now, colleges can reach students, manage admissions, and optimize enrollment in a whole new way. NextTier’s online application offers the most seamless admissions experience available while NextTier’s class shaping tools helps drive decisions and ensure a successful admissions cycle.

Online application

NextTier Apply

PERSONAL

Cover basic information such as contact, demographic, and languages.

FAMILY

Learn about parents’ and siblings’ education levels and occupations.

EDUCATION

Aside from High School and GPA students will enter information about their extracurriculars, courses, honors, and career interests.

TESTING

Easily self report SAT and ACT scores.

WRITING

Simple drag-and-drop functionality to load personal statements.

CUSTOMIZATION

Institutions can customize their application with other existing modules, or work with NextTier to meet requirements.

Class shaping tools

FUNNEL TRACKING

See how many students have viewed your institution, added it to their apply list, started the application, and submitted the application.

SEND MESSAGES

Communicate with students, parents, and high school counselors to recruit students.

MANAGE OFFERS

Track admitted, waitlisted, deferred, and denied student lists. Manage decisions and make financial aid offers.

PREDICTIVE ANALYTICS

NextTier helps optimize the admissions process through machine learning and helps admissions professionals throughout the admissions cycle.

Branding

REAL-TIME

As students show interests in colleges, NextTier allows similar colleges to introduce themselves to those students in the moment they are most eager to learn about their options.

UPGRADED SCHOOL PROFILE

Colleges can create special links or videos for students to view, such as a video message from the Director of Admissions, a link to a virtual tour of the campus, or the college’s social media pages, thereby creating a unique impression as students use the NextTier platform.

SCHOOL SPECIFIC SOCIAL SHARING

Colleges will be able to sponsor specific tasks and brand the achievements that NextTier users push out to social media, creating organic impressions and awareness.

Contact us today to discuss your unique needs with one of our product specialists.