Sep 25, 2019
What Institutions Must Consider In A Future-Ready Student Information System
With cutting-edge technologies stepping in education space every day, it is imperative for higher ed institutions to cling to traditional setbacks. For an institution, managing student information system is a foremost priority. It is embedded throughout the holistic learning journey of a student, made by a myriad of behind-the-scenes technology blessings. But the question that [...]

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Sep 20, 2019
Campus Safety & Security: 4 Ways to a Secure Higher Education Network
Per a report, the cybersecurity market is expected to hit $130,460 MM by 2021 from $840,40 MM in 2016 and $658,80 MM in 2013. What do you think could be the reason behind this massive surge? Security breaches making headlines everyday demand cutting-edge technology solutions to counter the damage. Higher Ed institutions stand amongst the [...]

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Sep 16, 2019
4 Questions To Know If You’re A Student-Centric Institution?
Increasing the retention numbers and decreasing the dropout rates are the two requisites institutions around the world must fulfil to survive the cut-throat competition. Managing the brand image while being a student-centric institution is another concern that many leading institutions face today. However, the prompting question is; how? How can an institution excel in all [...]

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Sep 12, 2019
Technology Inclusion in Higher Ed: Should We Say Goodbye to the Traditional Classrooms?
“Education should not be the filling of a pail, but the lighting of a fire” - William Butler Yeats living in an era of innovation and on-demand economy, where each sector is evolving with the massive help of technology. On one hand, companies like Uber and Postmates have changed the way people live and utilize [...]

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Aug 30, 2019
Advanced Analytics in Education: Transforming the Higher Ed Landscape
Advanced Analytics in Education: Transforming the Higher Ed Landscape With the inclusion of cutting-edge technology solutions in higher ed and the way education space is embracing the tech changes by each passing day, higher ed leaders often vouch for REVOLUTION - The Higher Ed revolution! They believe that higher ed institutions can leverage technology and [...]

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Aug 22, 2019
The Use of Predictive Analytics in Higher Ed is Here to Stay

The opportunity to utilize predictive analytics in higher education was first documented in a scholarly article in 2001; in 2012 several articles hypothesized on how best to use data as leading indicators. Yet many college and university administrators are still cautious when it comes to implementing predictive analytics. Perhaps this is due to the lack […]

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Aug 12, 2019
4 Steps to Transforming Learning Environment for Gen-Z Learners
Millennials must have been tech savvy, but today’s students are in a whole new league altogether. Today’s students have spent their entire lives surrounded by the latest technology inventions. But now the question is - how can higher ed institutions engage these students in classrooms? Do you think the old traditional classrooms and the same [...]

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Aug 12, 2019
3 Challenges and Solutions in the Higher-Ed Cybersecurity Space

While CISOs of higher education institutions are quite vigilant about cyber threats, the fact remains that these centers of higher learning are becoming more vulnerable to security threats. This is simply because of the kind of data higher education institutes accumulate and disseminate. Higher-Ed IT systems are a treasure trove of high value information ranging […]

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Aug 08, 2019
Five Best Practices for Back to School Readiness
It’s 'Back to School' season and institutions across the country are now focused on new student orientations, student success strategies, and ways to increase student engagement. Creating optimal student experiences is always a top priority for colleges and universities, and this is especially true at the start of the fall term. Unifyed has created a [...]

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Jul 29, 2019
Learn Why Student Engagement Initiatives Are Important For Academic Success

Facilitating student engagement initiatives, by providing them with opportunities to participate in community activities leads to motivation, and creates a positive impact on all concerned. It encourages students to learn more and thus promotes individual growth. Modern academics and education enthusiasts believe that learning is a continuous process. As technology continues to change, higher-ed institutions […]

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Jul 23, 2019
5 Ways to Improve Student Recruitment Strategies with Mobile Technology
Every year college and university authorities tend to break into the new markets to stand in front of prospective students. With the shift and change in the demographics each year, institutions are bound to alter their approach of recruiting students and lean towards the new technology adoptions and enhancements. While outlining an enrollment plan, it [...]

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Jul 15, 2019
Adopting AI technology to improve student engagement, retention and enrollment
Millennials are taking the lead and influencing higher education institutions to modernize their approach for simulating human conversations, ushered by artificial intelligence (AI), machine learning (ML), natural language processing (NLP) and automation. Universities and colleges today need to focus just as much as any other industry to stay relevant and deploy innovative solutions driven by [...]

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Jun 24, 2019
University Mobile Apps Are Excellent, But What About Personalization?
Studying in a campus where digitalization resides with perfection is what every student wants today. And, I wonder why should not they? In the era of digitalization, where technologies lessen our worries and lend a hand to get our job done with perfection, why should the education sector step back from all those blessings? I [...]

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Jun 17, 2019
Data Analytics: Outlining Student Enrollment Strategies In Higher Ed
A survey shows that enrollment rates in the US have been on a decline for the last six years. In 2018, Indiana University Northwest saw enrollment for degree-seeking students drop by 3.7%. Also, two private colleges in San Francisco have been affected by declining enrollment rates. Problem! Location and demographics are few reasons affecting enrollment [...]

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Jun 10, 2019
Cybersecurity In Institutions – 4 Ps To Abide By
Effecting 200,000 systems in more than 150 countries, no one is new to WannaCry ransomware. Indeed, a bleak alert around stating the realness of cybercrime among different or say, every sector. From healthcare industry to education, no one is impregnable from cyberthreats and the everyday news breaking data breaches. We are blessed with diverse benefits [...]

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Jun 07, 2019
Password Evolution: Multi-Factor Authentication Against the Modern Security Threats
Cybercrime; The $1.5 trillion problem! Cybercrime industry, I mean the business, is supposed to generate $1.5 trillion in 2018. The business surely seems to generate a massive revenue, which is roughly equal to the revenue of the whole technology sector in U.S. and more than that of Walmart or Apple. Scary, right? Majority of these [...]

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May 28, 2019
Deploy Analytics To Ensure Higher Rate Of Student Success
When statistics start talking negative numbers, innovation must come to play. Negative slope on the student enrollment & retention graphs is an alarming sign for institutions to tip their hands on the benefits they can get with the inclusion of the latest technologies. Student assessment, attrition rates, competition among institutions, and the compulsion of meeting [...]

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Why Voice Is The Future of Student Experience?
May 23, 2019
Why Voice Is The Future of Student Experience?
“88% of online consumers are less likely to return to a site after a bad experience” and “75% of consumers admit to making judgements on a company’s credibility based on the website design” – and this is just to introduce you to the importance of user experience. We are living in the world of on-demand [...]

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May 08, 2019
Why Progressive Web Apps Will Replace Native Mobile Apps
It’s 21st century and we know how important it is to target customers on mobile devices. But do you think native mobile apps are all about it? What about progressive web apps? Is the rift between ‘native’ and ‘progressive’ simply based on hype? We shall explore... People using mobile phones go through 2x the amount [...]

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Apr 18, 2019
How AI Personal Assistants Transform Student Experience?
Talking to machines just like the way you talk to your friends is neither a miracle nor a science fiction anymore. Thanks to the advancements and progressions made in the world of machine learning, artificial intelligence, natural language processing for making this a reality for us. As per a report, by 2020, 85% of the customer [...]

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Mar 29, 2019
4 Commandments to Follow Before You Select Your Next Student Information System
Let’s take a tour… 1) Student Experience The SIS is not just an administrative software for the Registrar or Bursar. It is an application that students use to effectively conduct business with the institution. Research says most current legacy student information systems have a poor student user experience and have at best put “lipstick on [...]

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Jan 31, 2019
Technology & Student Engagement -The ‘Holy Grail’ of Student Success

Solution to the never-ending problem of students dropping out every year jointly lies with the students and the institutions itself. Where students are ought to invest the required efforts, higher education institutions also have a responsibility to ensure that the students who enroll for a degree course with the college end up succeeding at them. […]

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Oct 06, 2018
What to Expect from Unifyed™ at Educause18?

The Road to Educause 2018 We are very excited! The road to Educause 2018 is well and truly alive and buzzing with grandeur, as we are just days away from the biggest congregation of brilliant minds from edtech and higher-ed community in the country. The conference promises to provide a great networking platform– where all […]

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Mar 27, 2018
6 “Must Integrate” Technologies For A Better Mobile Digital Campus

Technology seems to be involved in all aspects of life today. There is a technology for everything today. Most of our needs are fulfilled with smartphones. The presence of mobile apps for several purposes has made human life much easier than before. Hungry? Use your mobile app to order for food online, and it will […]

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Mar 19, 2018
Leverage Campus Mobile Apps to Drive Student Engagement
One campus app engages thousands of students! How do you think that statement makes you feel? Amazing, isn’t it? Student engagement is a top priority for all institutions, as it helps them improve student retention and increase alumni giving. Student engagement is not as easy as it sounds. You have to track various activities and [...]

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Mar 08, 2018
5 Brilliant Ways To Boost An Institution’s Retention Rate With Mobile Technologies
There is a whopping rise in the use of smart devices, especially smartphones and tablets, among the students in higher-ed. With the recent advancements in mobile technologies, the fact is undeniable that higher-ed students are going to rely on mobile devices such as mobile phones and tablets for studies in near future. If you compare [...]

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Mar 07, 2018
5 Important Components Of Mobile Apps Which Boost Student Engagement
A growing population of higher-ed students now depend upon mobile apps for communication, entertainment, studies, banking, transportation, and more. Although most of the universities try to develop mobile apps focusing beyond traditional methodologies, they do not take student engagement into consideration. Their strategies are centered on fulfilling student needs only. This gap between fulfilling student [...]

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Mar 06, 2018
4 Mobile Learning Strategies To Engage Students And Employees
The young learners today have grown up in the age of technology. They spend most of their time on mobile phones and tablets to access important information whenever they need. Starting from college to professional career, young learners depend upon mobile to understand and interact with the world around them. One of the best ways [...]

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Mar 02, 2018
3 Ways To Build A Network Of Alumni Through Mobile Technologies
3 Ways To Build A Network Of Alumni Through Mobile Technologies Hats in the air, declare your success! While the moment of finally graduating can be joyous for your students, and so should be their motive to stay connected with your institution. Some students already have jobs in hand and some might be on the [...]

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Jan 23, 2018
5 Essential Elements Of A Successful Mobile Learning System
The past decade has witnessed exponential growth, in the demand for mobile learning (“m-Learning”) solutions. This is largely due to the fact that students now carry wireless handheld devices everywhere they go. This means that students can potentially access course materials, download important information, watch video tutorials, and attend online seminars, from anywhere they are [...]

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Jan 16, 2018
5 Reasons Why Universities Will Adopt Mobile Campus Technologies in 2018
This decade has witnessed the emergence of high-end mobile campus technologies. Today, various new strategies, mobile apps, and devices are being used to engage students and enhance academic growth. Mobile campus apps and digital campus strategies are rapidly evolving and paving way for more advanced campus management systems. In the year 2017, educational institutions got [...]

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Jan 05, 2018
Learn How Single Sign-on Solutions Help You Manage Passwords
Like every professional, you may have a username and a password to access your e-mail, bank account or social media accounts. As one person with multiple digital identities, you confront with "identity problems", however, not the type that term usually identifies. “A recent research indicates, 91% of users know that reusing passwords across multiple programs [...]

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Jan 03, 2018
Unifyed Mobile Digital Campus: Building The Higher Ed Institutions of Tomorrow
While the web has connected the world, mobile phones are taking connectivity to the next level. Starting from young people to adults, today, everyone owns a smartphone or tablet. As a result, students are now immersed in new age, digital learning using advanced technologies such as wearables, smartphones, tablets, and virtual reality systems, etc. This [...]

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Dec 28, 2017
3 Authentication Modes to Provide Sure Shot Campus Security
Being genuine is another level of praise – if we think people are genuine, we believe them to be trustworthy, devoted, and reliable. There's an identical notion in computer security. Business sites are crucial to safeguarding, so businesses provide access to a limited number of people. In the context of campus security, authentication means verifying [...]

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Dec 18, 2017
A Blueprint to Branding Your Institution
“Brands aren’t created, they are nurtured” A decade ago, only a handful of universities adopted a strategic approach towards brand building. Now, as the marketplace for academic skill, and reputation undergoes transition it has become imperative for Universities to focus on branding. Universities recognize the need of building gratitude for what makes them unique. Some [...]

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Nov 21, 2017
Make Your Higher Education Technology a Student Engagement Reality
Using technology in the classroom has been a contentious topic for the last couple of years. Parents, teachers, policy makers, and students alike have weighed and argued the potential benefits versus the dangers and consequences of classroom technology, not just referring to the devices numerous students personally possess, but also when referring to the integration [...]

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Nov 20, 2017
The Secret Sauce for Student Engagement!
The use of mobile technology to encourage learning and engagement in classrooms and all through grounds has seen noteworthy development as the improvement of mobile apps have risen. As of now, there are uncountable apps made for education alone. Apps that encourage student engagement have turned out to be basic services for students. All in [...]

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