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Higher education's business model is under threat from growing price sensitivity, demographic shifts, and increased competition. We can help campus leaders adapt, set strategy, and drive change in the new financial reality.
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The Five Levels of Financial Performance to Guide Proactive Planning in Higher Education

Use this infographic to determine your college's or university's cost management strategy based on five levels of financial…
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The Essential Guide to Cost Containment Strategies for Higher Education

Explore our best practice approach to cost savings and cost containment by pursuing thoughtful strategies to “bend the…
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Administration, Finance, and Operations Resource Center

Explore EAB research and tools to help higher ed leaders increase institutional efficiency, manage campus space, achieve growth…
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Transfer Portal Annual Calendar

Use the resources provided on this page to see activities that Transfer Portal partners are often focused on…
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Higher Ed’s Talent Imperative

This brief identifies multiple dimensions of talent strategy that higher ed leaders must invest in to become employers…
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Rapid Insight Annual Activity Calendar

Use these Rapid Insight resources as a guide for typical enrollment, reporting, student success, and fundraising processes, and…
Rapid Insight
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Why you should start planning for a multi-modal future campus today

We recently held a virtual event for college and university cabinets about the role of technology in achieving…
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Strategies to Support Remote Work Cost Savings in Higher Ed

Read the takeaways and then get started with our tools to create an infrastructure of policies and staffing…
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Getting down to business: A how-to guide for kickstarting administrative efficiency initiatives on campus

This blog outlines how college and university leaders can achieve administrative efficiency through process improvement and strategic reorganization.
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Reduce long-term cost growth to rightsize your university

As costs continue to grow faster than revenues, higher ed institutions must engage in proactive cost control strategies…
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4 reasons your team won’t use data—even if they want to

Why do some potential data users not end up using the data available to them? This blog continues…
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How to Make 2024 Your Best Fundraising Year Ever

Experts offer tips to boost your fundraising efforts.
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Will FAFSA Simplification Make Life Easier for Colleges and Applicants?

Experts discuss FAFSA simplification and offer advice to university leaders on how to communicate with students now about…
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How Rowan University Uses Hot Sauce to Lower Student Costs

The President of Rowan University discusses how 3+1 programs are lowering college costs for students while still driving…
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Leveraging Program Analytics to Support Institutional Goals

Watch this on-demand webconference for a look at the APS Program Analytics feature and learn how the new…
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EAB Expert Insights: Designing a Hybrid Budget Model with John Workman

Watch our 2-minute video to learn how to create a budget model that best fits the financial needs…
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APS Benchmarks Bootcamp

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Higher Ed Data Strategy: Frustrations and Aspirations

Based on surveys of more than 300 college and university data leaders and users, we uncovered the obstacles…
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14 Metrics for Adaptive Course Planning

Despite completing the course planning process for every term each year, at most institutions, the course schedule is…
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The Four Risks of Legacy Tech Lock-In

Explore this infographic to learn more about the risks of legacy tech lock-in, and how EAB can support…