Marian University selects Ellucian software solutions to spur and manage growth
- Marian University selected Ellucian Colleague® to streamline communication and improve the student and faculty experience
- The new ERP will help Marian meet its goals of doubling the number of annual graduates and increasing full-time enrollment 56 percent by 2025
- Marian will leverage the Ellucian Ethos framework to integrate Colleague with 20 other systems already on campus and standardize integrations for any future solutions
Marian University, located in Indianapolis, selected Ellucian Colleague for its enterprise resource planning (ERP) software. Through this partnership with Ellucian, Marian University will streamline communication and improve the student and faculty experience, as well as enable workflow automation and increase data-driven decision making.
Marian University is the fourth fastest-growing Catholic baccalaureate college in the United States, serving nearly 4,000 students in undergraduate and graduate programs. The university seeks to provide an education distinguished in its ability to prepare transformative leaders for service to the world.
“Our goal is to double the number of annual graduates and increase full-time enrollment 56 percent by 2025 to meet the growing need for well-educated and trustworthy leaders in our country,” said Marian University Chief Information Officer, Ray Stanley. “These are audacious goals that require us to implement modern, robust platforms that will assist us in attracting and retaining students.”
Marian University will leverage the Ellucian Ethos framework to integrate Colleague with 20 other systems already on campus and standardize integrations for any future solutions. To improve the student experience, Marian University will leverage Colleague’s anytime anywhere self-service, degree planning and registration features.
“The past decade has been a time of transformation for Marian University and the future holds more change as they evolve and grow,” said Ellucian Senior Vice President of Product Management, Kari Branjord. “Ellucian’s technology solutions will bring them to the next level of efficiency, creating a more modern experience for students and faculty and allowing everyone focus on strategic initiatives rather than administrative tasks.”