Client Success Stories
We exist to help transform the way students, staff, and faculty experience their institutions. We are passionate about the people we serve and are incredibly proud of their successes.
University of Northwestern-Saint Paul
Creating a seamless and transparent student experience with Slate and AWS Data Lake
UNWSP wanted to enhance student engagement by creating a seamless and transparent experience, from recruiting all the way through graduation. They knew this was a complex initiative, however if done correctly would greatly enhance the institutions ability to attract and retain lifelong learners.
Automating Data Updates to Provide Accurate Enrollment Picture of Admissions Funnel for Seton Hall
Seton Hall relied on SIG’s thorough understanding of how to get data and documents out of UNICAS using the Liaison API’s and into Slate for processing in source formats. Jobs were created daily to populate Slate with new statuses and bring over documents from each system. This provided an accurate source of data for all parties involved and removed manual intervention.
Ottawa University Migrates to Salesforce
Ottawa University (OU) was struggling to manage the financial clearance information for incoming students in three separate systems and manually using excel spreadsheets to manage their status. Migrating them from from TargetX to Salesforce, resulted in recording breaking enrollment.
University of Northwestern – Saint Paul
Slate Provides Multiple Admissions Populations Gathered in One Database
After using several systems to track a variety of student populations, UNWSP needed a more efficient way to gather and sort data for these groups. SIG developed a streamlined process for inquiry, enrollment, and staff cross training.
Bucknell University’s Journey to the Cloud
With much of Bucknell’s critical infrastructure running in Amazon Web Services (AWS), adding their ERP to the platform was an easy decision. Bucknell selected SIG’s cloud migration services to lead the implementation and provide on-going managed support of the cloud hosted environment.
Aligning Scheduling and Courses to Support Guided Pathway at Sierra College
Inspired by the guided pathways initiative for community colleges, students were not always able to get the classes they needed to meet their goals. To effectively manage course offerings, Sierra College expanded classes to improve student pathways and support ongoing educational efforts.
Staff Augmentation Solution
One key element of Fordham University’s digital transformation strategy was the alignment and leveraging of real-time data (smartphones, connected devices, mobile commerce) with modern technologies (cloud, AI, etc.). These associated projects were to provide Fordham the agility to make data driven decisions to improve efficiencies and enhance services for students, faculty, and staff.
San Bernardino Community College District
Oracle Finance Implementation
Faced with the challenge of tightening public funding coupled with an influx of students, SBCCD recognized a modern financial platform was critical to their mission. SBCCD wanted to ensure the district was well positioned to serve the needs of its entire campus community with the goal of declaring fiscal independence from the county.
South Orange County Community College District
ERP Review And Consulting Services
The District asked SIG to assess the legacy finance/human resources systems, acquire new finance and human resource systems and to assess the capability of a new student system to meet District and College requirements.
Claremont College Consortium
ERP Review And Consulting Services
The President’s of the Claremont Colleges consortium issued an RFP soliciting assistance to assess the consortial student information needs and the evolving and changing ERP market for student information systems. SIG was selected to perform those services.
University of Texas, Arlington (UTA)
CRM Selection With Achievable Expectations
In order to reach enrollment goals and improve student engagement, UTA wanted to acquire a Customer Relationship Management system (CRM) to improve enrollment and student success. The system also needed to collect analytical data about enrollment operations to inform recruitment campaigns.
University of La Verne
Slate CRM Implementation
Initially, this service was to revitalize their incumbent CRM as part of the Enrollment Improvement Initiative (EII) of which SIG served as a permanent member for the duration of the project. This was a cross-functional group of strategic decision-makers and day-to-day managers empowered with making changes to improve enrollment and the student experience.
ERP Procurement BPA and Redesign
Post University engaged Strata Information Group (SIG) to assist with the procurement of a new ERP System. The products from Campus Management Corporation were selected by the University. Post then requested help to improve business and workflow processes to better align with the functionality of the CampusNexus® suite of applications.
Piedmont Technical College
Student Intake, Retention & Hiring Advancements
During the economic downturn that affected the entire nation, Piedmont Technical College (PTC) had to redefine how to maintain its level of quality services during a time of declining revenue. The answer was to adopt lean principals to improve student intake retention and hiring advancements.
Portland State University
Business Intelligence + Reporting
SIG was hired to assist Portland State University (PSU) to improve their data-driven decision making business intelligence to remain competitive and financially sound in an environment of increasing costs, and decreasing funding.