Pennsylvania's Eastern University will implement new tools in an effort to improve operational efficiency and relationships with students.
Allegheny College's associate director of IT offers six lessons learned from a recent constituent relationship management rollout.
Mohave Community College is streamlining its student verification process with software from Regent Education.
Valdosta State University in Georgia has improved student retention rates with the help of business intelligence and information discovery tools.
Oracle has announced Oracle Student Cloud, a new cloud-based student information system designed to help higher education institutions support configurable standard business processes.
Institutional users of Ellucian's Banner, Colleague, and PowerCampus will shortly have a free update in their student management and enterprise resource planning applications to authenticate, produce, and transfer student transcripts.
While IT was never invited to the policy table during Gainful Employment negotiations, administrative IT departments at most institutions — but particularly those at community colleges and for-profit colleges — will bear responsibility under new regulations proposed by the United States Department of Education.
Highly customized enterprise resource planning (ERP) systems will be considered "legacy" by 2016, according to a new report from Gartner.
University College London has selected a new financial planning software suite to consolidate budgeting, forecasting and reporting across all departments of the university.
Denying that it violated its students' free speech rights, Yale is standing by its decision to block a student site that offered an alternative to the university's own course planning tool. But Mary Miller, dean of Yale College, has admitted that the incident could have been handled better.