Slate Preferred Partner Directory

Slate Preferred Partner Program

The Slate Preferred Partner Program recognizes organizations that offer services complementary to Slate while providing meaningful contributions to the higher education community.

Slate Preferred Partners gain a deeper understanding of Slate product functionality and processes and access resources and best practices. Institutions looking for supplemental Slate support and integration services may use this directory as a resource and know each participant has been vetted by Technolutions and approved for participation.



Slate Preferred Platinum Partner Slate Preferred Platinum Partners
Axiom Axiom Elite
Axiom Elite is Extract, Transform, Verify and Load (ETVL) software that collects data from Slate and uploads it directly into your student information system (Banner, Colleague or PowerCampus). This powerful tool features sophisticated algorithms for validating data accuracy and preventing duplicate records — more than 90% of records are processed automatically. A robust user interface makes exception handling fast and easy.
Data can also be extracted from the student information system for input into other campus applications, and documents imaged to create a truly paperless process. Axiom Elite is not one-size-fits-all software — we customize the solution to precisely match your organization’s data business logic and workflows.
   
EAB EAB
At EAB, our mission is to make education smarter and our communities stronger. We harness the power of more than 1,700 institutions to uncover and apply proven practices and transformative insights. From kindergarten to college and beyond, EAB partners with education leaders to accelerate progress and drive results in three key areas: enrollment, student success and institutional strategy.
   
Niche Niche
Niche is the leader in college and K-12 search. Every year, over 50 million people use Niche to find the right school for them. We have in-depth profiles on all U.S. colleges, universities, and K-12 schools including millions of student reviews, comprehensive rankings, and detailed statistics. Students and families use Niche throughout the admissions process—from listing building to applying to deciding where to enroll. We help connect schools with these highly-engaged users when they are actively researching. With over 1,000 partner schools, Niche has a proven track record of delivering more visits, applications, and best-fit enrollments with our turn-key enrollment marketing solutions.
   
RHB RHB
RHB is a premier marketing and design consultancy serving higher education since 1991. Our internationally-recognized professionals bring deep expertise and new ideas in articulating clear and competitive market positioning plus creative design of distinctive institutional processes, communications and experiences.
Qualified Slate clients engage with RHB for expertly-delivered expedited implementations, comprehensive diagnostics, on-site team training, advanced implementations and industry-leading innovation within the platform. Our dedicated Slate team is comprised of award-winning and service-minded individuals, led by former Technolutions Senior Program Manager, Alex Williams.
RHB is best suited for clients who value exemplary service, forward-thinking solutions and high-performing intelligence.
Visit rhb.com/slate.
   
Ruffalo Noel Levitz Ruffalo Noel Levitz
RNL is the leading provider of higher education enrollment, student success, and fundraising solutions. The firm serves more than 1,900 colleges and universities through data-driven solutions focused on the entire lifecycle of enrollment and fundraising, assuring students find the right program, graduate on time, secure their first job in their chosen field, and give back to support the next generation. With a deep knowledge of the industry, RNL provides institutions the ability to scale their efforts by tapping into a community of support and resources. Visit www.RuffaloNL.com to learn more.
   
SCOIR, Inc. SCOIR, Inc.
Scoir expands college access and improve collegiate outcomes by simplifying research and decision-making with beautifully designed software that engages, informs, and facilitates interaction among students, parents, counselors, and colleges.
   
Underscore_logo.png Underscore
Underscore is a higher education marketing consultancy working to solve any enrollment challenge by harnessing the power of Slate. Using an approach called “insourcing,” we utilize each client’s own Slate instance to create a smarter, more streamlined enrollment process. From implementation to student search, from portals to personalized training, Underscore provides full creative and project management services to small and large institutions across the nation. We are backed by nearly 100 years of higher education experience, providing the strategy, creative, structure and, most importantly, results to revolutionize the way you operate as an admissions office.
   
Unibuddy Unibuddy
Unibuddy is where shared experiences make better decisions. We’re the global leading student engagement platform for higher education recruitment through chat to student or staff, virtual events and analytics. We believe that authentic human connections and access to information are integral to a student’s journey. Unibuddy empowers colleges and universities to facilitate these interactions and create a sense of belonging for their prospects.
   
Waybetter Marketing Waybetter Marketing
Waybetter is a data-driven enrollment marketing agency that helps colleges and universities drive enrollment. From first touch through the point of deposit, we use data and analysis to understand each student’s unique needs in order to address them. We are experts at connecting data to marketing automation and have worked with every major marketing automation platform in the market. The result – a completely customized message for each student across all available digital channels and print.

Our Slate partnership allows us to further fine-tune our highly targeted approach and assist our clients to harness their CRM investment. From technical audits to comm flow creation to application builds, and beyond, there’s nothing our dedicated Slate in-house experts can’t tackle. We are battle-tested, multi-year Slate users that leverage learnings from our own client portfolio, the Slate in-house team, and personal institution-side experiences. Visit www.waybettermarketing.com/slate to learn more.
   
Slate Preferred Gold Partner Slate Preferred Gold Partners
nrccua_logo.png ACT | NRCCUA
ACT® | NRCCUA® is an educational data science & research organization serving over 2,000 higher ed institutions. Through Encoura® Data Lab, the company combines data science, advanced analytics, research, & predictive modeling so institutions can meet their enrollment goals & improve student success & outcomes.
   
ARI - Advanced Recruiting Intelligence Inc. ARI - Advanced Recruiting Intelligence Inc.
ARI is an athletic recruiting CRM focused on going beyond relationship management to provide real-time analytics that help coaches make timely and accurate decisions. ARI’s team of Slate and Enrollment Management experts are excited to partner with colleges and universities to build ARI/Slate integrations designed to enhance the collaboration between Admissions and Athletics to improve enrollment outcomes.
   
Educational Testing Service (ETS) Educational Testing Service (ETS)
At ETS, we advance quality and equity in education for people worldwide by creating assessments based on rigorous research. ETS serves individuals, educational institutions and government agencies by providing customized solutions for teacher certification, English language learning, and elementary, secondary and postsecondary education, and by conducting education research, analysis and policy studies. Founded as a nonprofit in 1947, ETS develops, administers and scores more than 50 million tests annually — including the TOEFL®, TOEIC® and GRE® tests and The Praxis Series® assessments — in more than 180 countries, at over 11,000 locations worldwide.
   
enrollmentFUEL enrollmentFUEL
enrollmentFUEL is on a mission to create more effective and efficient Student Search communications and strategies that help private and public higher educational institutions grow enrollment. Our Slate consulting and training team works with many schools, helping implement and optimize Slate technology. Along with Slate CRM expertise, our enrollment management experts have extensive experience in geo-demographic research, predictive modeling, creative design, and all aspects of digital advertising (IP targeting, retargeting, geotargeting, geoEXCAVATION™, device ID, matchBACK™, etc.). Through innovative thinking, enrollmentFUEL provides successful outcomes and actionable insight to the people who recruit people on college campuses.
   
Ferrilli

Ferrilli
Ferrilli is an end-to-end technology services provider that specifically serves the needs of higher education. Some of our services include:
• ERP & SIS Optimization
• CRM
• Leadership and managed services
• Remote system administration
• Microsoft services
• Assessments
• Security, cloud & infrastructure services
• Interim staffing

Our staff have both the functional and technical expertise that spreads across the different departments of an institution. We are often called upon to solve problems, or serve as a strategic partner who can help institutions find the best path forward. Clients value our expertise, integrity, reliability, specialized experience and diverse range of capabilities.

   
Liaison International Liaison International
Over the last two decades, Liaison has helped over 31,000 programs on more than 1,000 campuses more effectively manage admissions through its Centralized Application Service (CAS™) technology and complementary processing and support services. Partnering with over 30 professional associations, the company has developed discipline-wide services for a range of fields, including most of the health professions, as well as engineering (EngineeringCAS), graduate management education (BusinessCAS), graduate education (GradCAS), psychology (PSYCAS) and architecture (ArchCAS).
   
Second Mile Marketing Second Mile Marketing
We're a team of digital marketing experts driven by relationships and focused on providing results. Unlike other agencies, we believe that ongoing campaign optimizations are essential to helping your Slate marketing efforts stand out in an ever-changing market. With expertise in Slate communications, digital advertising, event management, website development, and marketing strategy, we're passionate about helping institutions accomplish, or let's be honest, exceed their goals. We're one of the few agencies out there that can integrate Slate and HubSpot and is agile enough to consistently optimize your recruitment marketing efforts.
Strata Information Group Strata Information Group
Strata Information Group (SIG) is one of the most recognized professional services firms in higher education supporting institutions to attain their IT objectives.
SIG specializes in CRM services and our team of experienced professionals have deep knowledge of ERP and student information systems.
SIG provides step-by-step guidance during a CRM implementation from project kick off to go-live, jump starts preparations for migrating to a new CRM, and assists with setting up other tools in your technology environment. With SIG’s help, some institutions have accelerated their implementation timeline from 18 months to just five months.
   
Slate Preferred Silver Partner Slate Preferred Silver Partners
Akero Akero
Akero uses AI & automation to improve student advertising performance by 60%.
By using Akero and Slate together, you are able to connect up your advertising campaigns with your student recruitment processes in order to see the true return-on-investment from your marketing spend.
Akero allows institutions to create, build and run campaigns and then seamlessly integrate the results into Slate in order to nurture your leads through to application and enrollment.
Data is synced in real-time between Slate and Akero so you always have the most up-to-date information to power your decision-making.
   
logo.png Bisk
Bisk is bringing 50 years of experience to help schools create solutions that drive new capabilities and increased efficiencies using and extending Slate. As a Preferred Partner, Bisk is working with Technolutions to add a seasoned veteran to provide solution integrations. If you are looking for a partner to implement and/or extend Slate with standard or custom integrations, we have the knowledge and experience to deliver consistent positive results.
   
CampusESP CampusESP
CampusESP is a strategic family engagement platform that enables institutions to inform the greatest influencers in students’ lives—their parents. From boosting student enrollment, to strengthening student success, to growing parent giving—keeping parents effectively engaged has proven to be critical for institutions looking to better support their institutional goals. Launch your parent engagement strategy in less than three weeks with CampusESP to turn parents into partners.
   
Capture Higher Ed Capture Higher Ed
Capture’s Behavioral Intelligence Platform (BIP) offers solutions throughout the student decision journey:
ENGAGE, APPLY, AID and ENROLL. As a Slate Silver Partner, Capture extends the power of Slate through platform interoperability and complementary services. Capture’s BIP is the only platform with marketing automation designed to influence prospective student behavior with predictive modeling supporting the entire student decision journey - from initial interest to melt prevention.
Capture’s BIP is complemented with a managed services team of experienced enrollment, marketing and technology experts who will create impactful strategies, build powerful marketing automation strategies and execute campaigns that will lead to your success.
   
Cialfo Cialfo
Cialfo is a one-stop solution that brings together people, software, and data to simplify college and career counseling workflows. Students, counselors, parents, college representatives use Cialfo to hope, dream and collaborate. We’re on a mission to make higher education accessible for 100 million students by 2025.
   
College Board College Board
A mission-driven not-for-profit organization connecting students to college success and opportunity. Founded in 1900, College Board was created to expand access to higher education. The membership association is made up of over 6,000 of the world’s leading educational institutions and is dedicated to promoting excellence and equity in education. Each year, College Board helps more than seven million students prepare for a successful transition to college through programs and services in college readiness and college success — including the SAT and the AP Program. We serve the education community through research and advocacy on behalf of students, educators and schools.
   
Constituo Constituo
Constituo provides cloud-based integration for colleges & universities. Constituo’s Slate & SIS (e.g., Banner, Colleague, Jenzabar, PeopleSoft WorkDay, etc.) bi-directional integration solution has been instrumental in empowering Admissions and Financial Aid with timely and relevant data.
Our professional services team will tailor each solution to your institution’s specific needs. All Constituo integration solutions include the following standard features and benefits:
• Low IT burden with minimal or no on-premises footprint
• Customer-testable solution available within a few days
• Fixed price implementation costs
• Flexible & accurate duplicate detection
• Dashboard to manage & monitor integrations
• Non-programmatic data preparation
   
CustomViewbook CustomViewbook
CustomViewbook is the only digital viewbook platform that captures & converts highly-qualified student prospects.
   
Digital Pulp Digital Pulp
Digital Pulp, Inc. provides interactive branding, systematic design, online advertising, multi-channel marketing, non profit strategy, e-commerce, and technology solutions. Its services include Web consulting, design and development, marketing planning and execution, and technology solutions and integration. Digital Pulp, Inc. was founded in 1996 and is based in New York, New York.
   
Duolingo Duolingo
The Duolingo English Test is an English proficiency tool for today's international students and institutions. It integrates a proficiency score, video interview, and writing sample within the Slate reader to provide a complete picture of English ability. Brought to you by Duolingo, the world's most popular language learning platform, the Duolingo English Test supports Duolingo's mission of making education accessible to all. The test is available on demand, anywhere, with results available within 48 hours. It costs only $49 for students and completely free for institutions.
   
Dynamic Campus Dynamic Campus
Dynamic Campus is the nation’s largest independent provider of dedicated higher education technology services and support. For nearly 20 years, two- and four-year institutions large and small have relied on us to help them get more value out of their IT investments, increase service levels to a variety of stakeholders, and help their institutions thrive under any market conditions.
   
Educational Credential Evaluators

Educational Credential Evaluators
At Educational Credential Evaluators (ECE), the premier resource for the assessment of academic credentials of international students, our evaluation reports do three things: 1) confirm recognition of the institution where credentials were obtained, 2) analyze the documents provided, and 3) determine the equivalency to the U.S. or Canadian system.
Our reports help ensure you are properly awarding your international applicants credit for their education within an average turnaround of just 5 business days.
We have working relationships with 2,000+ institutions and have prepared more than 600,000 evaluation reports in our 40-year history.
ECE is a proud member of NACES.

   
Educational Perspectives Educational Perspectives
Educational Perspectives (EP) is a not-for-profit member of the National Association of Credential Evaluation Services (NACES). EP is dedicated to assisting individuals to have their international education recognized wherever they wish to study, work, or reside. We prepare credential evaluation reports, which are written assessments to be used for the purposes of admission to higher education institutions, employment, immigration, or licensure in a profession. Our evaluation reports are prepared with experienced evaluators - based on sound research, utilizing recognized resource materials. Our staff consists of recognized professionals in the field of international education - published authors, experienced trainers, and knowledgeable credential specialists.
   
Front Rush Front Rush
Front Rush offers the nation's leading Collegiate Athletic Recruiting CRM which easily integrates with Slate. Working with Technolutions, we have co-developed an intuitive, easy to configure data integration which allows you to seamlessly share prospect and applicant data between Admissions and Athletics. Contact us anytime to learn about how we can help you expand your prospect and applicant pools while simultaneously improving athletic recruiting and fostering better communication between Athletics and Admissions.
   
idata_logo.png IData Inc.

A leader in higher education data management, IData Inc. has helped over 600 institutions with system integration, data governance, reporting, and technology consulting. IData's system integration practice offers packaged integration Connectors built on our IDataHub enterprise service bus platform, which automates, translates and manages the data flow between higher education systems. IData’s Connector model is the result of years of working in higher education towards a more robust, effective, and affordable approach to data integration.

IData, Inc. has developed a suite of packaged Connectors for an automated, bi-directional integration between Slate and various student information systems (Banner, Colleague, Jenzabar, PeopleSoft).

   
International Education Evaluations (IEE) International Education Evaluations (IEE)
IEE, NACES member since 2018, provides US equivalencies for international academic credentials. Our technology allows us to provide a fully integrated approach to your international admissions process through SFTP or API integrations. We offer 24hr customer support through live chat, email, and live telephone experience. We can customize to your specific needs through Single Use, COVID Provisional, Document-by-Document, and Course-by-Course evaluations. Verification Only services are also available.
   
Keystone Academic Solutions Keystone Academic Solutions
Keystone Academic Solutions connects higher ed institutions to students around the world through digital marketing solutions
   
MaiaLearning MaiaLearning
MaiaLearning is a comprehensive College and Career Planning Platform. MaiaLearning puts students at the center, finding their passions and planning to achieve their dreams. From 6th grade to graduation, it provides direction and support. MaiaLearning helps counselors offer superior guidance. It provides timely data for administrators. Counselors submit student application documents seamlessly through Parchment or The Common App. Status and confirmations are instantly visible. MaiaLearning Counselors can set up college visits and have students RSVP. Colleges can also schedule their own visits in available time slots, subject to counselor approval.
   
nsc_logo.png National Student Clearinghouse
Founded in 1993 by the higher education community, the National Student Clearinghouse® relieves the administrative burdens and costs related to student data reporting and exchange. We are a nonprofit and nongovernmental organization and the leading provider of educational reporting, data exchange, verification, and research services. Our work — performed in a trusted, secure, and private environment — provides numerous time- and cost-saving benefits to students, schools, administrators, and requestors.
   
Noodle Partners Noodle
Noodle supports a growing network of great universities to build online and hybrid programs that enhance student-faculty engagement, raise capacity and resilience, lower operational costs, and leverage opportunities for collaboration between institutions.
   
Ocelot Ocelot
Ocelot’s AI Student Engagement Platform brings together the largest community in higher education that combines text messaging, AI + live chat, and pre-loaded content capabilities to increase enrollment, retention, and student success.
   
Othot Othot
Othot is a higher education software company that provides predictive and prescriptive analytics solutions for private and public colleges and universities across the country. The Othot support team focuses on each school's specific enrollment and retention goals. Othot's AI-powered and cloud-based software provides continuous intelligence in real time, enabling schools to engage each student with the right tactic at the right time.
   
PeopleGrove PeopleGrove
PeopleGrove's Enrollment Success platform helps you bring the spirit of campus and your university's community accessible to all.
By connecting prospective students with your university's community for live 1:1 online conversations, PeopleGrove's Enrollment Success platform helps you keep the excitement alive for admitted students, activate your volunteer community, and ultimately drive admissions results.
In addition, with PeopleGrove's Zoom Webinar Integration and Virtual Event Solution, we can help you transform your in-person events into engaging online experiences.
Join over 250 universities who are already unleashing the power of community.
Learn more here: https://www.peoplegrove.com/enrollment-success
   
Post-Captain Consulting Post-Captain Consulting
Post-Captain Consulting provides personalized support to institutions that use Slate. We specialize in implementation and project management, application builds, cycle prep, portals, reporting architecture, and staff training.
Most importantly, we keep you in the captain’s chair. Post-Captain develops solutions to address your individual situation, working with your team to design a plan that meets your needs, timeline, and budget. Our expert guidance helps you get the most out of Slate and empowers you to chart your own course, during and after our work together.
   
Primacy Primacy
Primacy is an independent, 120+ person agency with cross-industry experience and a dedicated Education practice. We offer in-house expertise in branding, strategy, UX, creative, CMS and CRM development, marketing and advertising, analytics, accessibility and more. We act as a strategic partner for our clients as they seize new opportunities to build their brands, market their institutions, evolve their technology infrastructure and meet their enrollment goals. In the last decade-plus, we’ve worked with a wide variety of colleges and universities, including MIT, University College London (UCL), Rice University, Cornell University, the University of Pittsburgh and Emmanuel College.
   
Scarlet Computing Solutions & Services Scarlet Computing Solutions & Services
Our Theme: Service, Innovation, Impact! We provide SaaS applications and consulting services (e.g., Slate implementation and optimization) to streamline admissions while improving college access and student success.
Leveraging an extensive R1 university background in selective college admissions, SEM, predictive modeling, and IT, we’ve delivered flexible solutions from K-12 pre-college/enrichment program coordination and tracking to college graduation.
By Admissions, For Admissions: using our shared Self-reported Testing and Academic Record System (STARS), (aka SRAR or SSAR), colleges realize significant ROI via seamless Slate integration and student-level analytics (e.g., test-optional) for efficient application review.
   
The Parish Group The Parish Group
Since 1987, The Parish Group has offered comprehensive enrollment management strategy and solutions with passion and excellence. As a boutique agency, we pride ourselves on quality, customization, and superior customer service. Integrating our tried and true approaches with cutting-edge developments to the ever-evolving higher education landscape is the path to success for our partners. From student search and communications, to reporting and data modeling, The Parish Group leverages our expertise and the power of Slate to optimize enrollment operations for the unique needs of each institution we serve.
   
Whiteboard Higher Education Whiteboard Higher Education
Whiteboard Higher Education is a full-service enrollment management and marketing firm that partners with colleges and universities to achieve truly remarkable enrollment outcomes. Our deep expertise in targeted student search, predictive modeling, financial aid strategies, yield forecasting and data analytics results in dramatic improvements in applications, yield and return on recruitment investment for our clients. Our team of enrollment professionals has more than 100 years of combined experience and has worked with hundreds of colleges and universities of various sizes and backgrounds. We are a unique blend of experienced strategists with on-campus enrollment experience and talented designers and analysts. We believe in creativity and flexibility, are entrepreneurs to our core and are wildly enthusiastic about the work that we do.
   
Wisr Wisr
Wisr leverages peer mentorship and positive influencers to increase enrollment yield and reduce first year summer melt. Incoming students are looking for personalized online experiences and authenticity. Allowing prospective students to ask questions, connect with trained upper-class peer mentors, and "see their future self" at your institution is crucial. Wisr’s program uses targeted peer outreach and mentorship to boost yield and reduce summer melt. Our program management measures the impact through your enrollment funnel, as an extension of your team. Wisr’s approach to peer communities, mentor matching, and just-in-time content delivery has been used to reduce summer melt by 29%.
   
World Education Services World Education Services
WES is a non-profit organization dedicated to helping international students and professionals achieve their educational and professional goals in the United States and Canada. Founded in 1974, we evaluate and advocate for the recognition of international education qualifications.
For 45 years, we have set the standard of excellence in the field of international mobility with our credential evaluations, research, and ongoing support for international students and skilled immigrants. We have provided credential evaluations to over two million people worldwide. Our evaluations are widely recognized by more than 2,500 educational, business, and governmental institutions throughout the U.S. and Canada.
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