Workday, a company better known for its cloud-based HR and financial systems software, is releasing Student Admissions, an application to help institutions with enrollment.
Quincy University is simplifying administrative processes, improving student-facing tools and boosting data analytics with a new ERP system.
Kenneth Green draws on 25 years with The Campus Computing Project to reflect on higher ed's IT priorities.
The traditional campus portal has long served us well to navigate and link to what we need. But today's students have grown up in a culture of mobile devices, finding what they need with simpler search protocols, usually with just one click. So is it time to dump the portal and invest in more up-to-date technology?
The University of Central Florida is working with an external service provider to get help with student services during busy periods.
How about starting high school at 10 a.m. and college at 11? That's among the recommendations from a new study examining the impact of early start times for students.
Michigan State University has selected a new electronic invoicing tool in an effort to streamline invoice and payment processes.
Sometime during its 2015-2016 term the Supreme Court will be revisiting the Fisher v. University of Texas at Austin case, in which a white woman accused the school of discriminating against her on the basis of her race. Against that background, a new research project has examined the diversity strategies employed at 338 non-profit four-year institutions. Researchers at the American Council on Education's (ACE) Center for Policy Research and Strategy (CPRS) found that six out of 10 of the "most selective" institutions consider race in admissions.
An education technology company has confirmed that its financial aid software can work in schools that offer non-typical enrollment models such as non-term and competency-based education.
Joel Dehlin reflects on KualiCo's first 8 months operating as a for-profit company that offers Kuali as a cloud service.