New Haven, CT (PRWEB) November 07, 2013
Hearst Media announces that Higher One Inc. has been voted a Top Workplace in Connecticut for 2013. This is the third year in a row the college financial services-company has been named a top workplace. They have also been named a Top Workplaces Fund Member.
Higher One was founded on a college campus in 2000 by three students who wanted to improve the financial aid delivery process. They replaced the archaic paper-check system of financial aid distribution with an online refund distribution and payment processing service to streamline operations for over 1,600 college and university campuses throughout the country. Higher One continues its refund management and payment processing services today and has created programs to help students make sound financial decisions. For more information, visit them online at http://www.higherone.com.
Top Workplaces chose the top performing companies based on the results of an employee survey. Those surveys provide ratings, on which the companies are ranked. Hearst Connecticut Newspapers have recognized 35 companies as Top Workplaces and Higher One was named as a Top Workplace in the Financial Services & Insurance category. For more information about Top Workplaces, please visit their website: http://www.topworkplaces.com/.
About the Company:
Founded in 2000, Higher One is a leading company focused on helping college business offices manage operations and provide enhanced service to students. Through a full array of services from refunds, payments, electronic billing, payment plans and more, Higher One, Inc. works closely with colleges and universities to ensure students receive Financial Aid refunds quickly, can pay tuition and bills online, make on-campus and community purchases, and learn the basics of financial management.
Higher One provides its services to more than 1,600 distinguished public and private higher education institutions throughout the country representing a total enrollment of more than 13 million students.
Higher One offers two suites of online banking services customized for the Higher Education Industry: OneDisburse® Refund Management® funds disbursement service and the CASHNet® Suite of Payment Products. The combination of these two best-in-class services provides greater efficiency and enhanced customer service for students to institutions of higher education across the country.