Norwalk, CT (PRWEB) March 31, 2015
University Business magazine and Higher One, Inc. are honoring 10 colleges and universities in the Spring 2015 round of the “Models of Excellence” program. Sponsored by Higher One, a leading provider of financial services and data analytics to more than 1,900 college and university campuses across the U.S., the recently launched Models of Excellence program recognizes innovative approaches to encouraging and nurturing student success on campus.
“Higher education institutions are fast realizing that student success is the true measure of a school’s value,” said JD Solomon, editorial director of University Business. “These 10 honorees demonstrate innovative methods in bolstering student success. We’re pleased to honor their achievements.”
The Spring 2015 honorees are: Central Piedmont Community College (Charlotte, N.C.); LDS Business College (Salt Lake City, Utah); Mitchell Technical Institute (Mitchell, S.D.); Indiana University (Bloomington, Ind.); Paul Smith’s College (Paul Smiths, N.Y.); University of South Carolina (Columbia, S.C.); Southern Illinois University Edwardsville (Edwardsville, Ill.); William Rainey Harper College (Palatine, Ill.); Eastern Kentucky University (Richmond, Ky.) and University of Baltimore (Baltimore, Md.).
For full descriptions of the Spring 2015 honorees’ efforts, or for colleges interesting in applying to be recognized as a Model of Excellence, visit http://www.universitybusiness.com/mox.
“The Spring 2015 Models of Excellence honorees are providing the best support they can to their students: they’re helping them succeed in higher ed, and ultimately, life,” said Andrew Crawford, senior vice president of campus services & operations at Higher One. “We are proud to recognize their efforts alongside University Business.”
About University Business
University Business is the leading publication for senior managers at colleges and universities throughout the United States, reaching 80,000 leaders who manage offices such as enrollment, technology, business, finance, facilities and academic affairs. Website: http://www.universitybusiness.com.
About Higher One
Higher One partners with colleges and universities to lower their administrative costs and to improve graduation rates. We provide a broad array of payment, refund disbursement and data analytics and management tools to institutions that help them save money and enhance institutional effectiveness. For students, they offer financial literacy programs and convenient, flexible and affordable transaction options to help them manage their finances. Higher One’s products and services support more than 1,900 schools and 13 million enrolled students. More information about Higher One can be found at http://www.higherone.com.