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IT and security: Choosing a security framework to protect your intellectual capital
White Papers / Data Security

IT and security: Choosing a security framework to protect your intellectual capital

When a data breach occurs, the impacts to an institution can be staggering, costing millions of dollars and causing irreparable harm to a school’s reputation. That’s why all colleges and universities need to be adequately protected by a multi-layered, comprehensive approach following the recommendations of a trusted security framework.

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Helping students complete degrees on time and on budget
White Papers / The Student Experience

Helping students complete degrees on time and on budget

Increasingly, policymakers are using time- and credit-to-degree as indicators of student success—revising funding allocation accordingly. There are multiple strategies for increasing the percentage of students who graduate on time. Implementing an effective degree-planning program is one of the essentials.

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  • IT and security: Choosing a security framework to protect your intellectual capital
    White Papers / Data Security

    IT and security: Choosing a security framework to protect your intellectual capital

    When a data breach occurs, the impacts to an institution can be staggering, costing millions of dollars and causing irreparable harm to a school’s reputation. That’s why all colleges and universities need to be adequately protected by a multi-layered, comprehensive approach following the recommendations of a trusted security framework.

  • Helping students complete degrees on time and on budget
    White Papers / The Student Experience

    Helping students complete degrees on time and on budget

    Increasingly, policymakers are using time- and credit-to-degree as indicators of student success—revising funding allocation accordingly. There are multiple strategies for increasing the percentage of students who graduate on time. Implementing an effective degree-planning program is one of the essentials.

  • Early alerts as a tool for student success
    White Papers / The Student Experience

    Early alerts as a tool for student success

    The importance of identifying at-risk students early enough to make a difference is well documented by researchers and embraced by most colleges and universities. In fact, 93% percent of higher education institutions report having some form of early alert and intervention program. But less commonly understood are the standards and practices that define a “good” early alert program.

  • Asking the right questions about IT
    White Papers / Operational Efficiency

    Asking the right questions about IT

    So how do you assess whether you’re getting the optimum return on your IT investment? Start by asking some important questions. Is our current technology making us more efficient? Helping us save money? Be more accountable? Remain competitive?

  • Meeting the growing demand for non-traditional education
    White Papers / Continuing Ed and Workforce Development

    Meeting the growing demand for non-traditional education

    The number of adult higher education students is on the rise—and so is associated funding. Read our new white paper to see how the right systems for serving this market can help institutions increase revenue and provide lifelong learning opportunities.

  • Retention and student success: Implementing strategies that make a difference
    White Papers / The Student Experience

    Retention and student success: Implementing strategies that make a difference

    Even for institutions with a focused commitment to tenacity and persistence, putting effective programs in place can be difficult. Learn what institutions can do today to design, develop, and launch retention and student success programs that work.

  • How the right data helps students succeed
    White Papers / Operational Efficiency

    How the right data helps students succeed

    Accurate, timely grade and attendance data can be the difference between improved student success and a missed opportunity. Read our new white paper to see how faculty workflows benefit both students and the bottom line—and how you can improve those workflows to boost institutional performance.

  • How to value the cloud
    White Papers / Cloud for Higher Ed

    How to value the cloud

    Ellucian provides a framework for assessing the costs and benefits of transitioning to the cloud —one that will help institutions make informed decisions, reduce risks, and have meaningful conversations about ROI with key stakeholders.

  • The cloud: a smart move for higher education
    White Papers / Cloud for Higher Ed

    The cloud: a smart move for higher education

    Cloud computing is not only a low-cost solution for scaling IT capacity; it’s an engine for growth and maintaining a competitive edge.