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Enrollment Assistance

We provide marketing and admission support to help you connect with families and nurture their interest in the boarding school option.

From unique web content and powerful search tools at BoardingSchools.com, to TABS connectED Recruitment Platform, to personal consultations, forums and webinars with TABS Boarding School Alliance Partners, we’re here to help you guide students through the marketing funnel, place their “heads in beds,” and keep them there!


Join us for one or all of the in-person and virtual events!

In-Person Events include:

  • School table at each Recruitment Fair

    No cost for additional representatives

  • Contact information of all fair attendees and pre-registrants

  • TABS connectED

    New registration platform providing
    pre-fair communication with students and families

  • Inclusion in networking, advertising, and marketing outreach

  • Additional events outside the Recruitment Fairs

  • Expert Tour Leader

    with over 15 years of international recruitment experience, Michael Shaver is at your service. Enjoy individualized advice before, during, and after the tour!


Includes both In-Person & Virtual Events

USD $14,400

Hanoi, Vietnam

Friday, September 30th
(In Person)

USD $2,250

Ho Chi minh city, vietnam

Sunday, October 2nd
(In Person)

USD $2,250


Tuesday, October 4th
(In Person)

USD $1,750


Thursday, October 6th

USD $2,250


Saturday, October 8th
(In Person)

USD $2,250

mexico city, mexico

Thursday, October 13th
(In Person)

USD $2,250

Bogota, Colombia

Saturday, October 15th
(In Person)

USD $2,250

western hemisphere

Saturday, November 19th

USD $1,200

boarding school for all

focused on underrepresented, marginalized, and minoritized students

Saturday, December 10th

USD $1,200


Michael has over 15 years of experience in international admissions, resulting in visits to over 70 countries.

At TABS, he has lead boarding school recruitment fairs in historical favorites — Japan, Vietnam, China, Hong Kong, Taiwan, Brazil, Mexico, and Colombia. Michael has also helped to expand the boarding school market in Kazakhstan, Russia, Nigeria, Ghana, Kenya, and India.

Prior to coming on board with TABS, Michael served as a Regional Director (REAC) for EducationUSA at the U.S. Embassy in Bangkok, Thailand. In his role as a REAC, Michael supported EducationUSA Advising Centers across Asia and collaborated with U.S. Higher Education Institutions to develop recruitment strategies throughout the region.

Michael has served in a number of internationally-focused education and admission roles, recruiting students around the globe.  He led recruitment efforts for NYU Abu Dhabi and the Schwarzman Scholars programs in East Asia and the Pacific; was Director of the University of South Pacific’s first international office; and served as Assistant Director of Admissions for Berklee College of Music in Boston. During his time at Berklee College of Music, Michael helped to develop the Africa Scholars program; which provided over US$1 million to outstanding musician in Africa.

In addition to his background in international admissions, Michael has taught university level courses at Eastern Illinois University, Rochester Institute of Technology, and was a guest lecturer at the University of Applied Sciences in Worms, Germany.

From Near & Far


Welcome to a dynamic, state-of-the-art approach to recruiting students online! TABS connectED is a worldwide recruitment platform to help you reach students and families around the globe — and at home. The platform allows schools and students to create their own profile, perform searches, direct message, set up Zoom calls, and much more!

It’s All About You

individual consultations

Want to know how your website or digital marketing can be more effective? Or maybe you'd like to get the lay of the land of international markets. Perhaps you'd like us to walk you through the latest Boarding School Brand Benchmark study.

We're here at the ready to dig in with you!

The Full Experience


This dynamic website guides interested families through the complete and compelling journey of a boarding school experience. Beginning with the discovery stage, and going through the domestic and international application process,  the interview process, and including “a day in the life,” families are fed with useful, informative, (and fun!) information.

With nearly 5,000 visitors each week , we continually expand and refine the content to better serve our boarding school universe.  

A Few Highlights

A Day in the Life


In this popular webinar series, a panel of member school Heads shares the boarding school experience with prospective families.

The discussion includes everything from the application process, to life on campus and in the dorm, to academics, extracurriculars, and weekend fun.

Upcoming Webinars

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If you're a head of school and are interested in hosting an upcoming webinar or participating, please be in touch!