Designed for higher education

If you only go to one conference a year, this is the one not to miss.

Ellucian Live 2017 brings together 8,400 attendees from 1,300 higher education institutions all dedicated to a common goal: student success. We partner with the best of the best to deliver an exceptional experience. Join this powerful global community and work together to drive change.

Look who's coming this year!

Legendary comedic actor, director, writer, and education advocate John Cleese will deliver the keynote address at Ellucian Live 2017. Cleese is renowned for his work with Monty Python’s Flying Circus, as well as numerous roles in films such as A Fish Called Wanda.

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The earlier you register, the more you save. Check out our early-bird discounts and make sure you secure your spot. Need help justifying your trip? We’ve got you covered.

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Make the most of your travel investment

Attend pre-conference training designed to help you hone your skills on Ellucian solutions and meet with subject matter experts in interactive classroom environments.

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Ellucian Degree Works™ Forum 2017

The 21st Ellucian Degree Works Forum, held March 17–19, gathers hundreds of users to share best practices for improving your use of Ellucian Degree Works™—our premier degree compliance evaluation and student educational planning solution.

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Where it’s at

Orange County Convention Center
North/South Concourses
Orlando, Florida

This year, we’ll be in sunny Orlando.

From the convention district to tantalizing restaurants, exhilarating entertainment, and thrilling new rides at seven of the world’s top theme parks, there’s something fun for everyone.

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Getting there and getting around

We know, part of the fun of going to a conference is the location. Orlando won’t disappoint. So make sure you book your hotel early, plan your transportation, and then discover all the options you have to create a conference adventure you won’t forget.

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Experience the power of Ellucian Live

Check out this video for highlights from Ellucian Live 2016 and see why Ellucian Live is the most dynamic conference in higher education.

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Hear from past attendees and industry experts why Ellucian Live 2017 is a must-see event.

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Recorded resources from Ellucian Live 2016

Looking for session content from Ellucian Live 2016? You can find recorded resources here.

Please note: This information is only available to Ellucian Live 2016 attendees and those who purchased a recordable resources package. Valid login required. Need help? Download detailed instructions to access recordings.

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Platinum Sponsors

Ellucian would like to thank our 2017 Platinum Sponsors:

See you in 2017

Ellucian Live is one of the most dynamic conferences in higher education. It’s a unique opportunity to engage with one of the largest global communities in the industry—a visionary community dedicated to creating solutions that revolutionize the educational experience. Mark your calendar today and plan to join us next year to collaborate, innovate, and inspire.

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