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St. Edward’s University: making payments at the speed of now
Case Studies / Operational Efficiency

St. Edward’s University: making payments at the speed of now

St. Edward’s progressed from having a disparate array of technologies to a tightly integrated setup of Banner® by Ellucian and Ellucian Payment Center by TouchNet®. This piece explains the how and why of St. Edward’s success.

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Moving Banner to the cloud: a smart long-term strategy for Virginia State University
Case Studies / Cloud for Higher Ed

Moving Banner to the cloud: a smart long-term strategy for Virginia State University

Technology is changing at such a rapid pace that maintaining data centers and applications is not only cost-prohibitive, but also keeps IT from focusing on strategic objectives. The model that made the most sense for VSU was moving Banner systems to Ellucian’s Cloud Application Hosting Services. This allows the university to access and scale world-class technology resources as needed, while lowering total costs and staying mission-focused.

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  • Provide students with better services and support
    Case Studies / The Student Experience

    Provide students with better services and support

    The American University of Kuwait implements technology to help provide a better student experience and help students succeed.

  • University of Gibraltar is building an institution for student success
    Case Studies / The Student Experience

    University of Gibraltar is building an institution for student success

    Before opening its doors in September 2015, the University of Gibraltar implemented Ellucian Quercus, laying the foundation for a modern campus and superior student experience. The student information system is cost-effective, yet configurable; cloud-enabled and mobile-first; and supported by a leader in higher education technology, which enables faculty and staff to focus on student success.

  • Improved efficiencies. Better services. Reduced costs.
    Case Studies / The Student Experience

    Improved efficiencies. Better services. Reduced costs.

    The Abu Dhabi Centre for Technical and Vocational Education and Training (ACTVET) consolidated all the data from three separate institutions into a single system and updated all systems to the same version of Banner™ by Ellucian to reduce processing time from days to hours.

  • Managing growth through technology
    Case Studies / Modernizing Your Campus

    Managing growth through technology

    Houston Baptist University (HBU) is a four-year, private, not-for-profit institution. The university is known for its rigorous liberal arts education, taught with a distinctive Christian worldview. The university’s highly diverse student body reflects the demographics of its urban location in Houston, Texas. HBU is dedicated to the development of moral character, the enrichment of spiritual lives, and the perpetuation of growth in Christian ideals.

  • An updated registration system that better serves and streamlines the student experience
    Case Studies / Modernizing Your Campus

    An updated registration system that better serves and streamlines the student experience

    HACC, Central Pennsylvania’s Community College (HACC), is a large, comprehensive institution located in Central Pennsylvania. As the state’s largest and first community college, HACC offers more than 150 career and transfer associate degree, certificate, and diploma programs to more than 25,000 credit and non-credit students.

  • Better by degrees
    Case Studies / The Student Experience

    Better by degrees

    Zayed University has long established itself as one of the leading higher education institutes in the United Arab Emirates. But the university recently faced the challenge of finding a reliable tool that would eliminate paper audits.

  • Ellucian XE creates enthusiastic users as it enhances Old Dominion University’s registration process
    Case Studies / The Student Experience

    Ellucian XE creates enthusiastic users as it enhances Old Dominion University’s registration process

    When Registrar Mary Swartz heard the applause for the new registration application, she knew the choice was right. Since that training session, there have been 6,600 new users of Banner® Registration built with Ellucian XE principles, and with its scalability there will be many more.

  • Exceeding expectations, one student at a time
    Case Studies / The Student Experience

    Exceeding expectations, one student at a time

    Lenoir-Rhyne—like many other institutions looking to implement a new solution to manage its relationships with prospective students—faced two main challenges. The first involved maintaining an adequate level of contact and protecting the institution’s reputation.

  • Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College is building a modern campus on advanced technology
    Case Studies / Operational Efficiency

    Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College is building a modern campus on advanced technology

    MGCCC, one of the top ten community colleges in the nation, has launched an ambitious strategic plan—a roadmap for stewardship and innovation that positions technology as central to meeting the evolving needs of students, faculty, and staff. Ellucian is helping the college meet its goals.

  • Recruitment gets down to earth, from the cloud
    Case Studies / Operational Efficiency

    Recruitment gets down to earth, from the cloud

    How did Winthrop University increase its applicant pool by eight percent? More timely communications with prospects, better practices and processes used by staff, and an easier way to make routine system changes each semester. It all came about through deployment of Ellucian CRM Recruit described here