GDA Integrated Services helps colleges, universities and independent schools find their voice, exploit changing markets, and leverage their competitive advantage. For three decades, our strategic approach has integrated custom research, consulting, and mentoring with noteworthy results. We sharpen admissions operations. We create and coordinate marketing communications— email, internet, mobile, and print based on solid research and experience. We’ve done it for more than 450 institutions coast to coast, and we can do it for you.


Custom market research that pinpoints problems and creates opportunities

With a nuanced understanding of marketplace trends and currents, independent schools can reach the most qualified prospects, shape perception, and succeed in uncertain times.

With more than 30 years of higher education market research experience, GDA Integrated Services blends customized research methodologies with regional and national trends to provide new insights into markets and opportunities. Our work helps schools refine or realize their missions and thrive with substance, relevance and success.

GDA Integrated Services has successfully consulted with hundreds of institutions, from independent schools to undergraduate and graduate colleges and universities.

Cost effective support and consulting for your school:


Consulting, mentoring, coaching in the latest and best ways to manage change

GDA consultants provide invaluable mentoring and counsel to make real change work in your admissions operation. With a long and successful track record of mentoring admissions staff to improve virtually every phase of the recruiting cycle, GDA consultants offer valuable industry perspectives and creative solutions.


Integrated, research-based, award-winning marketing communications

GDA Integrated Services marketing communications experts include award-winning strategists, writers and designers who have worked with schools, colleges and universities on both sides of the desk. Our results-winning marketing communications feature effective visibility strategies and promotional campaigns that incorporate techniques such as stunning video, e-mail, social media, photography, design, and impactful writing—all research based and strategically focused on results.

Call us to schedule a consultation

Get the GDA team on your side and see your school’s marketing challenges come into focus with cost-effective, proven strategies for improving your visibility, increasing or fine tuning your student population, and empowering your marketplace position.

Call Bob Campagnuolo at 860-388-3958 or send email to

Independent School experience, a sampling

The Boys Latin School of Maryland
Brenau Academy (GA)
Brookstone School (GA)
Chatham Hall (VA)
The Dalton School (NY)
Episcopal Day School (GA)
Fort Worth Diocese Schools  (TX)
Glenelg Country School (MD)
Harbor Country Day School (NY)
Harford Day School (MD)
Harpeth Hall (TN)
Highland School (VA)
Holton-Arms School (MD)
Holy Ghost Prep (PA)
Kingswood Oxford (CT)
Landon School (MD)
Loyola-Blakefield School (MD)
McDonogh School (MD)
Norwich Free Academy (CT)
Phoenix Country Day (AZ)
Sandy Spring Friends School (MD)
Seacrest Country Day School (FL)
St. Andrew’s School (RI)
St. John’s School Houston (TX)
St. Margaret-McTernan School, now Chase Collegiate School (CT)
The Albany Academies (NY)
The Potomac School (VA)
Tilton School (NH)
Thomas Jefferson Independent Day School (MO)
Trinity-Pawling School (NY)
York Country Day School (PA)