The Common Application + Cialfo

When we first started Cialfo way back in 2012, we wanted to make higher education open and more accessible to everyone. We saw the fragmentation of higher education services — how difficult it was for students and their helpers to get a top-down, simple view of the application process, and how many hoops an international

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Understanding Assessments in Cialfo

Cialfo Assessments provide the resources for you to learn more about your student and create strategies for their success. Powered by Human eSources (also known as Keys to Succeed and AchieveWORKS), all assessments come with an actionable, relevant report. Why use assessments? Assessments are a powerful way to introduce career and college planning early on.

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New: Schools Search 4.0

When you’re researching schools, it’s important to be able to get information about colleges quickly. Students and counselors already know what college they’re looking for, but digging through irrelevant data takes time that could be better spent working on applications. That’s why we’ve released Schools Search 4.0, a major overhaul to how our Schools page

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New: PowerSchool, Veracross, iSAMS, Managebac and Engage integrations

Connecting your tools with Cialfo brings important information front and center in Cialfo. With our new SIS API integrations, you can import your school information system data into Cialfo and continue working without missing a step.That’s why we’ve built brand new integrations with some of the most common SIS tools: Veracross, iSAMS, PowerSchool, and Engage. Why

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New: Additional school countries + introducing Cost data

We’ve got two major updates to announce this week: we’ve expanded our database of courses to include three new countries, and we’ve built a whole new tab to answer financial questions. International Course data now includes Canada, Germany, and The Netherlands Search by major is now live for universities in the US, UK, Canada, Netherlands, and

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Welcome to the team: introducing Elliot Rossbach

Today’s a great plus one news day: Elliot Rossbach has joined the Cialfo team! A word from Elliot I’ve worked in education since 2008, as an English teacher at the high school level in Indonesia and later at two universities in Saudi Arabia. After obtaining my MBA from Thunderbird School of Global Management, I became

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Cialfo Update: On GDPR Compliance

A question we get a lot is “How secure is your data?” But what people are really asking is: “How secure is my data?” We know that keeping your data safe, available, and backed up is critical when trusting a service provider with your data. We don’t expect anything less from our vendors and neither should you. The General Data

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New features: student reports, saved views

We launched our new Student List last month, replacing the Status Tracker as your counseling dashboard. Today, we’ve released our first major update to the Student List, including: Views – any time counselors edit filters or columns in the Student List, they now get the option to save the changes as a View to be accessed

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Introducing the Cialfo Advisory Board

We pride ourselves on the fact that Cialfo has become synonymous with user-friendly design and all-star customer success. But we never want to take that for granted. A major milestone Today, we’re delighted to announce the formation of our new Advisory Board. The preliminary board consists of counselors from some of our hero schools: Taipei

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