Ellucian SmartCall™


As annual giving becomes increasingly important to college and university advancement efforts, today’s phonathon managers are seeking creative ways to streamline operations, raise average pledge rates and overall dollars raised, and increase alumni participation.

Ellucian SmartCall™ is a telefundraising software system designed specifically to meet the needs of higher education institutions. Its progressive dialing technology automates the dialing process for greater efficiency, but still provides the kind of experience your constituents expect: personalized service from a caller connected to your institution.

Robust segmentation capabilities, support for student callers and their managers, and customization options all help you reach out to your constituents more effectively. And features like VoIP, electronic pledge reminders and electronic receipts can help you reduce costs and promote a more sustainable campus.

Telefundraising with Ellucian SmartCall can help your institution:

  • More effectively support annual giving
  • Increase alumni participation overall
  • Engage young alumni more successfully
  • Design and support multi-channel campaigns