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Ellucian Ethos Framework

Ellucian Ethos is the higher education framework that unifies people, processes, and applications and connects our entire portfolio of higher education solutions. Created with the expertise born of decades of experience, and designed in collaboration with our customer and partner communities, Ethos empowers institutions to gain key insights from their data and design efficient processes to meet business needs.

A unifying framework purpose built for higher education

Reduced maintenance

Reduced maintenance

Ease your IT administrative burden with streamlined integrations

Informed decisions

Informed decisions

Identify trends and gain insights from your data to improve decision making across campus

Automated tasks and workflows

Automated tasks and workflows

Execute business processes that solve institutional needs using fewer resources

Agility and efficiency

Agility and efficiency

Do more with less and do it faster, while improving performance

Features

Integrated

Integrated

Unifies data and applications to create a rich, connected network of solutions, partners, services, choices, data, and insights

Flexible

Flexible

Supports systems that reside on premises, in the cloud, or in a hybrid model

Seamless

Seamless

Interconnected applications and single sign-on capabilities enhance the user experience

Mobile

Mobile

Provides anytime, anywhere access to data, from any device

How it works

The Ellucian Ethos Data Model defines a common language across systems, eliminating the need to build and maintain point-to-point integrations for every new application on campus. Ethos joins Ellucian applications such as Banner, Colleague, CRM Recruit, and CRM Advance, institution, and partner applications through a cloud-based hub for exchanging data.