A Successful Fall!

Our American Success team and students had an exciting fall. Read up on some highlights for activities and events organized by our programs throughout the Fall term. Now we’re ready to have a great first semester in 2019!

Community College of Philadelphia:

“We had an amazing Fall 2018 semester at the Community College of Philadelphia! Over 65 new and returning students have joined us on campus for this academic year. Though sad to say goodbye, we were happy to see one complete his undergraduate degree this last term. Our semester at CCP was full of events, including university visits, social gatherings, and of course, our annual Dream Big Dinner…”

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Community Colleges of Spokane:

"We had an amazing quarter in Fall 2018! This last term we welcomed back over 95 students, who were joined by 41 new enrollees. Eleven of our students graduated and successfully transferred to four-year schools, including the Pratt Institute (the #6 art school in the world!)..."

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Wellspring Featured in The PIE News

Wellspring’s recent acquisition of Quad Learning is starting to create a buzz. The PIE News—news and business analysis for Professionals in International Education—has written a complimentary article detailing Wellspring’s expansion.

LeRoy Pingho, Quad Learning's CEO was quoted as saying “Our belief in the combination of Quad Learning with Wellspring is further underlined by the fact that our existing investors continue to support the newly merged company.” Pingho added that being part of Wellspring International will help continue the “vision of being a global leader” in enabling students to be the best they can. Colleges and universities will have access to the widest and best group of students to recruit.

Wellspring is honored that major players in the international education field have taken notice of this expansive business move.

>>Read the full article here.

Press Release: Wellspring International has Acquired Quad Learning

Denver, Nov 9, 2018 /PR/

Wellspring International (http://www.wellspringinternational.com/) has acquired Quad Learning, Inc. (https://quadlearning.com/), in an equity and cash transaction. 

Even through recent volatility in foreign student inflows into the United States, the demand for international education continues to grow. Wellspring International Education (“Wellspring”) recruits students from 35 countries globally to over 200 colleges, universities, high schools and language schools in the US, UK, Canada, Australia and New Zealand.

With the acquisition of Quad Learning, Wellspring continues to expand its reach, adding Quad Learning’s unique American Success community college partnerships to its program offerings. American Success makes a four-year US degree affordable in international markets by allowing students to begin their studies in a community college honors program.

With the Quad Learning American Success program, Wellspring welcomes The Community Colleges of Spokane as well as The Community Colleges of Philadelphia, our two pioneering Community Colleges in this program.  Wellspring is also pleased to add Quad Learning’s four-year institutions including the University of Arizona, Manhattan College, and Loyola University New Orleans to our highly curated options for students and their parents. 

“Quad Learning, from the time it was founded, has provided students with an impressive set of services - enabling them, their parents, and the Colleges and Universities that they attend to ensure that best possible outcomes for all”, states Dr. Greg Shrader, CEO of Wellspring International.  

LeRoy Pingho, CEO of Quad Learning, says, "We are excited to be part of Wellspring International to continue the vision of being a global leader in enabling students to be the best they can, and for Colleges and Universities to have access to the widest and best group of students to attend these institutions.   Our belief in the combination of Quad Learning with Wellspring is further underlined by the fact that our existing investors continue to support the newly merged company”.

The newly combined teams, both in the United States and around the world, will commence working together immediately in order to provide a seamless transition to the students and institutions that they serve.

Christopher Nyren and Todd Maurer of Educated Ventures (www. http://educatedventures.com/) advised Quad Learning on its sale.

CONTACT:   Dr. Greg Shrader, gshrader@wellspringinternational.com