Google Analytics Integration

Adding SlideRoom to your Google Analytics account is a recent feature that launched with SlideRoom’s Standard Plan last year. It allows you to see how applicants are finding your application portal and when they are visiting most often. Do they arrive from your email campaigns, tweets, facebook posts, ads, or somewhere else? Tracking referral sourcesRead More

Introducing Our New Advanced Plan

SlideRoom is now offering an Advanced plan for organizations that need to see more data and have everything integrated tightly with their larger ecosystem of databases and services. In addition to all of SlideRoom’s Standard features, the Advanced plan includes the following: Content from In-Progress Applications In addition to seeing which applicants have started theRead More

Introducing Our New Standard Plan

SlideRoom’s new Standard pricing plan is a great fit for organizations who need more than a basic plan. The Standard plan offers unlimited programs, more powerful features, greater flexibility and better analytics. Here are a few highlights: New SlideRoom Analytics Seeing applicants with greater clarity at the aggregate level and program level will help youRead More

API for Importing Attributes

Do you have applicants in SlideRoom with important data located in another database? This might include official test scores, GPA, student IDs, and other attributes that live in a separate system. Now it’s easy to consolidate that information mapped to the correct applicant in SlideRoom so everything can be present for your review process. SlideRoom’sRead More

Preview the New SlideRoom

On September 1st, we’ll be releasing the new front-end interface for reviewers and administrators in SlideRoom. We’ve been working all year to incorporate feedback and make everything even easier to use. The wide variety in types of people who use SlideRoom posed a unique challenge because we have small programs that only use the mostRead More

Export Scheduler

SlideRoom has just launched the new Export Scheduler feature. Up until now, organizations had to manually download this information whenever they wanted it, or they had to use our API. While the API is a great solution for organizations that have technical help, we understand it may not be a perfect solution for everyone. WithRead More

Low Income Applicants, Merit, and the Usefulness of Portfolios

Everyone is interested in building a larger talent pool for today’s economy. This begins with increasing the number of people with access to education, particularly the low-income students who may not be aware of opportunities or worry they lack the basic requirements. Initiatives like Questbridge — backed by Silicon Valley — has spread to 35 universities and succeeded inRead More

More Export Choices

We understand that data portability between systems is a first-class issue. So, we have just released several major upgrades that include more cloud-based options for exporting as well as a new API that makes export automation even easier. Let’s start with new integration options that include Dropbox, Google Drive, Box, and SFTP (Secure File TransferRead More

Your Most Requested “Feature”

At the end of every calendar year, we have traditionally listed a summary of the top feature requests we have heard for SlideRoom. These consensus features have operated as our marching orders to make SlideRoom better every year. And we certainly have a similar list this year capturing requests for more control over branding, paymentRead More

Reviewer Roles & Permissions

SlideRoom now has the ability to create different types of reviewer roles, each with their own permissions. This allows institutions to configure various kinds of access for different people. For instance, a school may want to enable different features for faculty and staff. The picture above shows the entire list of permission and how theyRead More