Given that Facebook was originally started by college students, for college students, it’s no surprise that it has become irreversibly engrained in the institution of higher education. Facebook has changed the way college students do just about – everything.
The infographic below shows how colleges and Universities are using Facebook to connect with students and prospective students about learning opportunities, events, news and more. Students are connecting with their professors online through Facebook. Active Facebook users are more likely to stay in college. New apps are developing on the social networking site that improves students’ knowledge about admissions, financial aid options, campus communities, study groups and more.