STOP the DROP!
Universities, the Stop Form
will help your institution retain students.
The Stop Form,
sold by City Castles®, LLC is an intervention method that speaks to the
heart of the student. The
Stop Form is a powerful way to help your
students succeed. The
Stop Form is a last step, last chance-
The Stop Form is offered to colleges and universities,
for purchase, on the City Castles web site, just as
other Student Retention products are offered to colleges and
respect City Castles intellectual property rights!
Form is a duplicate copy, form; The Stop Form
is a Product. The Stop form is a system of student
Minority Student Representatives:
minority students you represent stay in class and on track with their
education, and their dreams. Recommend that your college Advising and
Admissions office support minority student retention by using the Stop
Form to discourage dropped classes.
Stop Form, It will:
Provide options to your students
Provide instant guidance to your
Stop impulsive decisions.
Provide an advising opportunity.
Help your students find ways to attain
Provide another opportunity for your
institution to re-contact the student-immediately after the
class has been dropped.
|Order the Stop Form -
The form is a duplicate copy form.
Click the picture below for a larger view of the Stop Form.
The Stop Form
is 5 ½” x 8 ½.
CLICK HERE TO VIEW THE STOP FORM
How to use the
The Stop Form
should be prominently displayed in order for it to have an
important visual impact.
The Stop Form
should be filled out before the student fills out your college’s
add-drop form. The Stop Form purposely adds another simple
step to the drop process.
receive efficient and caring attention-whether they check a box
on the Stop Form-to request additional help, or if he/she
decides to drop his/her classes.
If the student
checks the Blanks on the Stop Form-to have a staff member from
the Registration office call, or to have a counselor call-that
call should be made within 24 hours of the date shown on the
City Castles®, LLC is
proud to offer The Stop Form
to aid your University/College in its efforts to retain students.
Please note that the
Stop Form is copyrighted
and so protected by United States copyright laws.
There are many elements
of a successful student retention program, but one of the
most important is to address a student’s affective needs.
The feelings a student
confronts at that moment when he/she decides to drop or withdraw
from a class at your University/
Stop Form is meant to intervene at that
emotional moment when a student arrives at your Registration office
prepared to fill out the drop form and to drop his/her class.
At that crucial moment,
the visual impact of the Stop Form
will cause the student to stop for a moment and consider
what he/she is doing.
This hesitation may
lead him/her to check one of the boxes on the
Stop Form to request a counselor or a
member of the Registration Department to call to help the student find
an answer to his/her difficulty.
The Stop Form
is designed to make the decision
to drop more difficult.
If a student has once confronted the form and that moment of
reckoning with him/her self, the student may not want to repeat that
Surveys have shown that
on average one in three college freshmen transfers/or drops classes
before ever becoming a sophomore.
Many institutions have found how quickly this loss of students
translates to a drop in enrollment.
Let us help you close
the gates on the revolving door syndrome.
Order the Stop Form.
Take the opportunity to Intercede at that emotional moment when
the student arrives at your registration office-prepared to drop his/her
The Stop form is protected by copyright laws.
Find out what ordering
the Stop Form
will do for your institution:
It offers a
painless opportunity to increase Student Retention.
It is a solution that
works for Institutions comparable to your own.
easy step in your Institution’s entire retention effort.
When displayed the form
is a visible and effective answer when your office is asked,
“What is our institution doing to retain students and meet revenue
Stop Form, It will
STOP THE DROP!
In the past, when you
were asked, “What is this Institution doing to meet revenue goals?” You answered
students set goals.
instituted new programs.
identified at-risk students.
those students extra help.
are important steps. Now, take one more important step and
order the Stop Form.
no matter the effort, other means to reach the student have failed.
The student arrives at the registration office, with all kinds of
conflicting emotions; the visual impact of the Stop Form will encourage
the student to take a moment to think before they drop their class or classes.
A sample of
the Stop Form is shown on the
Stop Form order form.
The size of The Stop Form
is 5 ½” by 8 ½” The
Stop Form is a duplicate copy form.
Most Institutions give one copy to the student and use the other
for student retention purposes.
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Web Site address with your associates www.citycastles.com
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Created proclaimed and brought into being in February of 99.
This being, a meeting of a few friends, and their online friends-
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Short reports about the club will appear here.
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