Higher Education

Effective technology and transparent and accurate accounting have become critically important to higher education administrators as the landscape you operate in is drastically shifting. Resources are being stretched to the limit. Risk exposure is emerging in new and different areas. Information required by key stakeholders is growing.

Helping Colleges and Universities Excel in an Ever-Changing Environment

EKS&H has a proven and successful track record working with higher education institutions. We serve a wide variety of post-secondary clients, including private and public colleges, both two—and four—year institutions, and for-profit technical colleges. While these supported organizations span multiple SIS and student financial systems, the most commonly interfaced is Ellucian’s Banner system.

Our services for college and university clients include:
  • Business intelligence and performance management solutions for enrollment, logistics, academics, budgeting, etc.
  • Organization effectiveness and student outcome metrics
  • Data warehouse integration and data security
  • Investments and endowment valuation
  • Audit and tax compliance

Our Reputation and Qualifications

The EKS&H team draws from a broad range of individual experiences in the higher education space. Our consultants are well-versed in higher education processes and have a depth of experience navigating products such as Open Digital Campus, PeopleSoft, Jenzibar, DataTel, Blackboard, Angel, and Moodle. We are active members of many industry organizations, including the State Higher Education Executive Officers (SHEEO) Association, EDUCAUSE, and the Education Commission of the States. With EKS&H as your technology and accounting advisor, you will have the ability to make strategic decisions with clear insight.