Announcement: Jacksonville University Selects Unifyed Student Information System & ERP

May 26, 2021

May 2021, Chicago, IL: Unifyed, a leading higher education software provider, announced today that Jacksonville University, Northeast Florida’s premier private university, has entered into an agreement for the Unifyed Student Information System & ERP (HR and Finance) to modernize its business operations and drive its digital transformation strategy. The Unifyed Student Information System is built in collaboration with Columbia University.

Jacksonville University will be transitioning to Unifyed in the summer of 2023. The decision to select Unifyed came after Jacksonville University embarked on a year-long evaluation process that included multiple Student Information System (SIS) and ERP systems. The Unifyed Student Information System & ERP will help drive increased revenue through enrollment and retention automation, while also saving Jacksonville University hundreds of thousands in annual support costs.

“The Jacksonville University community is excited about our new partnership with Unifyed. This opportunity to work with a leader in the development of modern-day ERP and SIS technology architecture is critical for us as we reimagine the way   we conduct the day-to-day business of our university,” said Jacksonville University CIO, Dominic Veneto.

“We are excited and honored to partner with Jacksonville University as they embrace our advanced technology infrastructure that is focused on enhancing the student experience with a streamlined, modern and cloud native Student Information System said Unifyed President, Sam Burgio. “We praise JU’s effort to adopt emerging technology to support their mission of preparing students for lifelong learning and success.”

About Jacksonville University

Named one of the Best Regional Universities in the South for more than 15 consecutive years by U.S. News & World Report, Jacksonville University is a premier private institution in northeast Florida. Founded in 1934, the University offers more than 100 majors, minors, and programs, including in-demand degrees in Nursing, Business, Biology and Marine Science, Engineering, Finance, as well as those in the more contemporary and specialized fields of Aviation, Communication Sciences and Disorders, Film, Animation, and Sports Business. Jacksonville University, with its four colleges, five schools and two institutes, is located in a beautiful riverfront setting in suburban Jacksonville, across the St. Johns River from downtown and just minutes from the Atlantic Ocean. The 250-acre campus includes a half-mile of riverfront, oak-lined paths, and a mix of historic and new campus buildings.

To learn more about Unifyed’s products and solutions, please contact kate_wilson@unifyed.com.

About Unifyed

Unifyed™ is the only AI-first, microservices-based, cloud-native student information system provider and serves over 750 colleges and universities in seven countries. Unifyed is a beautiful and easy-to-use solution designed to help partner colleges and universities recruit, engage, educate, retain and graduate 21st century students. Developed by Columbia University in partnership with the higher education community, our solution is both affordable and flexible to meet the needs of traditional and non-traditional institutions alike.


For more information on the Unifyed & Columbia University venture, read Campus Technology’s article “Columbia SIS Replacement Project Gains Pickup“.