Bringing students and colleges together.


The All-in-one Admissions Solution

Element451 is a CRM for higher education that optimizes admissions marketing and enrollment management. Analytics, automation, and unparalleled ease of use are at its core.

Our software covers it all: Email marketing. Online applications. Visit programs. Admitted yield. Messaging app. Lead generation.

Spend less time managing systems and more time reaching students with Element451.

I tell my staff that our old CRM was built for business and built 20 years ago. Element451 was built for higher-ed and built yesterday

Eric Range

Director of Enrollment Operations and Information Services

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Next Generation Applications


App451 makes it simple to create mobile-friendly applications that look and function like the websites today’s students are used to. Collect recommendations, request documents, process payments, and more.

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Right Audience. Right Time.


Elevate your email and SMS marketing. Segmentation + automation + A/B testing = more effective student search and marketing campaigns.

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With Element451 we have a full-funnel system that gives us information about every touch point we have with prospects and applicants.

Christine Sneva

Executive Director of Graduate Enrollment Management

New Grad School Seeks CRM for Everything
Promote and Engage


Centralize admissions and university events into one stunning microsite calendar. Publish everything from open houses to speaker series, manage RSVPs, send SMS and email reminders, and follow up with registrants.

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Go BIG with Micro(sites)


Now that they’ve been admitted, help students make the decision to attend your school with a site made just for them. Academics, interactive maps, depositing, it’s all here. Just add your content.

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The icing on the cake is that Element451 offers what we need now and has modules we’re excited about using in the future.

Kittie DeLuca Pain

Director of Graduate Enrollment Management

Improved Experience for Applicants and Administrators
A Direct Line to Prospects


Instant messaging is more natural to students than picking up the phone. Chat one-to-one with applicants and admits on your site. You can also assign and manage conversations in a shared team inbox.

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Target, Convert, Repeat


Generate and manage leads for academic programs and more with our landing page builder. Use conversion analysis to refine your messages and make every page count.

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The support team is phenomenal. It’s unlike any other product.

Crystal Perry

Assistant Director of Graduate Enrollment Management

Read. Collaborate. Admit.


Manage the application review process with greater efficiency and ease. Access documents and reader notes, and even auto-screen applications from a permissions-based dashboard.

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See Prospects More Clearly


Get a better view of prospective students, and a better handle on prospect management. From contact info to conversation history, everything is at your fingertips.

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