Campuses want to be involved in decision making. With all of the consortiums, advisory boards, beta groups, webinars—working with Ellucian is more collaborative than it’s ever been. It’s good to feel valued by your vendor, and to have a bit of say in the direction of where we are going and what we are using.
The registrar would spend days, maybe weeks, compiling spreadsheets, which now happens in less than a minute. The savings to the student has been immeasurable, too. The students are happier. The process to them is a lot less complicated.