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Efficiency and Analytics


APS Intensive: Make Data-Informed Faculty Line Planning Decisions for FY2023-24

Join our APS Intensive to learn how to use data to understand faculty line needs to accommodate student demand in FY23-24. Sessions are best suited for Provosts, Associate Provosts, Deans, Associate Deans, Department Chairs, and other individuals involved in their faculty line decision process.

Strengthening the Talent Pipeline From Within: Career Mobility Strategies to Improve Both Retention and Recruitment (For Research Universities)

In this session, participants will learn about next-level strategies with proven ROI for strengthening the internal talent pipeline and fostering career development and advancement for staff. Sessions are best suited for Vice Presidents, Student Affairs, Vice Presidents, Enrollment Management, Chiefs of Staff, and Chief Business Officers.

Research and Services

Streamlining Middle Tennessee State University’s Faculty Line Request Process with Analytics

Join us for a webinar presented by Middle Tennessee State University’s (MTSU) Rebecca Cole, Associate Provost for Academic Administration and Resources, and Dr. Brian Hinote, Professor and Associate Vice Provost for Data Analytics & Student Success.


Financial Sustainability Collaborative for Administrative and Organizational Effectiveness

Participate in EAB’s Financial Sustainability Collaborative for Administrative and Organizational Effectiveness to assess the overall fitness of critical administrative functions and quantify savings opportunities.

Administrative Financial Sustainability Collaborative

Improving administrative efficiency and effectiveness continue to be top of mind concerns for institutions large and small, however we have sensed many of our partners are struggling to make progress in an already-lean operating environment. EAB’s Administrative Financial Sustainability Collaborative will bring a cohort of university partners together to size administrative savings opportunities.

How to Unlock Analytics with Enhanced Data Tools

Everyone wants to use data—but few on campus have the skills to do so effectively.

Quick Reads

A Stronger Approach to Resource Allocation Decisions: St. Ambrose University

By streamlining their department review process across campus, SAU saved 700 hours of time by using standard reports, $446K in reallocated faculty lines, and was able to serve and review 100% of their departments rather than just a handful at a time – all in addition to uncovering new opportunities for improvement.

Balancing Budget Demands with the Need for Growth

Whether you hope to expand enrollment or launch a new academic program, learn how colleges and universities across the country are turning to resource allocation and peer benchmarks to support their growth needs.

The True Drivers of Instructional Costs

We’ll walk through the ways our benchmarked data for departmental costs supports institutional efficiency and data-influenced decision making. We’ll also unpack drivers of instructional cost to help you better understand how Academic Performance Solutions can help you identify reallocation opportunities at your institution.


Managing Principal, Office of the President

500+ tactics for immediate and long-term savings

The Essential Guide to Cost Containment Strategies for Higher Education Resource Center compiles savings tactics for colleges and universities in six key areas.

Our Products

Academic Performance Solutions

Best-in-class performance insights and benchmarking platform designed for academic leaders and built on the nation’s largest learning collaborative.

Business Affairs Forum

Helping Chief Business Officers and VPs Finance and Administration manage institutional finance, operations, and future strategy through peer-tested strategies and insights.

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