LAS VEGAS (AP) - The Nevada System of Higher Education has
launched a state-wide campaign to help thousands of non-traditional
students return to class to finish their degree.
The "Don't Wait-Graduate!" campaign encourages former students
to re-enroll and finish their academic programs. Specialized
advisors, dubbed re-entry concierges, are on hand to help students
with the process.
Television and radio ads are airing through Dec. 18, encouraging
students to get re-started by visiting the web site
The campaign is completely funded by a grant from the Western
Interstate Commission for Higher Education.
It targets students who have completed at least 30 credits
toward an associate degree or at least 90 credits toward a
That group includes about 8,300 people previously enrolled at a
Nevada institution but didn't attend this past year.
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