Augusta University partners with Liaison International to streamline graduate admissions

Public research university streamlines admissions with centralized application service

WATERTOWN, Mass., (July 7, 2016)Augusta University has partnered with leading higher education application service provider Liaison International to streamline its graduate admissions process.

The university joins 800 campuses nationwide that leverage Liaision’s cloud-based UniCAS software to ensure a consistent representation to all prospective students.

“We receive more than 1,000 applicants each year,” said Dr. Mitchell Watsky, Dean of the Graduate School at Augusta. “This new application service will allow us to expend less resources on manual application processing and more time building relationships with prospective students.”

“We’re excited to work with Augusta University on its student recruitment goals,” said George Haddad, Founder and CEO of Liaison. “The improvements in applicant experience offered by UniCAS will not only increase inquiries, applications, admits and enrollments, but also provide the university with the unified data needed to better engage students and increase brand awareness.”

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About Augusta University

Augusta University is Georgia’s innovation center for education and health care, training the next generation of innovators, leaders and health care providers in classrooms and clinics on three campuses in Augusta and satellite locations across the state. Groundbreaking research at Augusta is dedicated to improving and enriching the human experience as we seek to create a healthier, more prosperous Georgia. Nearly 9,000 students choose Augusta for experiential learning that blends arts and application, humanity and the health sciences. Home to the state’s only public academic health center, Augusta’s world–class clinicians are bringing the medicine of tomorrow to patient care today.

About Liaison International

Over the last 20+ years, Liaison has streamlined the process by which higher education institutions identify, recruit and enroll best-fit students. More than 5,000 programs on over 800 campuses nationwide reach prospective students, outsource administrative tasks and create exceptional experiences for applicants across the full enrollment cycle—from first interest to first day on campus—through our admissions management and enrollment marketing solutions.

For more information, please visit or follow the company on Twitter at @LiaisonEDU.

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Robert Deutsch
Liaison International