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EDUCAUSE is a nonprofit association whose mission is to advance higher education through the use of information technology.

2015 Strategic Priorities

  • Building the Profession
  • IT as a Game Changer
  • Foundations
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News and Events

Congratulations to the 2015 EDUCAUSE Award Recipients

EDUCAUSE recognizes James Hilton, Beth Schaefer, and Brandon Bernier. Sponsored by Moran Technology Consulting.

EDUCAUSE Announces New Board Members

EDUCAUSE welcomes new board members: Mark Askren, Diane Graves, Reggie Henry, and Edward Leach.

Learn About the EDUCAUSE Website Redesign

We're redesigning the EDUCAUSE website over the next year. Learn more and check out the first new section.

Showcase Your Content Expertise at Connect

Submit a proposal to lead a session at EDUCAUSE Connect Denver: March 2-4 and Connect Miami: April 6-8 now!

The Strategic IT Leader of Today and Tomorrow

This joint EDUCAUSE and Jisc report defines a new model for IT leadership. Find out what key characteristics and capabilities you need to be a successful IT leader.

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Programs and Resources

ECAREDUCAUSE Center for Analysis and Research

Research dedicated to understanding IT's role in colleges and universities.


Core Data ServiceCore Data Service

Comparative data to inform higher education IT strategic planning and management.



News and Events

The Enterprise Application Market in Higher Ed

Find out how institutions approach various information systems, including web content management, IT service desk management, e-mail, room scheduling, and more.

Benchmarking to Inform Planning (EDUCAUSE Review article)

Using metrics to benchmark higher education IT financials, staffing, and services can add value by informing and reinforcing the decision-making process.

Top 10 IT Issues: Administrative IT

Find out which of the top IT issues will have the biggest impact on administrative IT programs.

Autonomics, OAuth, and Near Field—OH MY!

Scratching your head? You're not alone. Learn about these and other technologies in our new ECAR Working Group Technology Spotlight series.

Benchmarking Infographic (EDUCAUSE Review)

This EDUCAUSE Research Snapshot infographic explains how metrics and data benchmarks can inform planning.

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Programs And Resources

Policy IconEDUCAUSE Policy

Tracks, analyzes, and advocates on the latest public and campus policy issues affecting higher education IT


Cybersecurity Initiative

Provides access to key information and resources and houses the Higher Education Information Security Council (HEISC)


Policy and Security Twitter

Programs and Resources

ELIEDUCAUSE Learning Initiative

Understanding and advancing learning through the innovative use of technology

NGLCNext Generation Learning Challenges

Accelerating educational innovation through applied technology to dramatically improve college readiness and completion in the United States.


News and Events

Next Generation Digital Learning Environment Initiative

What will the future of the LMS look like? This recently released report provides initial answers and exciting prospects for the ed-tech space.

Latest ELI 7 Things

Check out the "7 Things You Should Know About Leading Academic Transformation...

7 Things You Should Read About Personalized Learning Models

Provides a concise set of resources on emerging learning technologies. Open to ELI nonmembers after 90 days.

Building a Culture of Innovation in Higher Education: Design & Practice for Leaders

This report and toolkit is meant for universities, colleges, community colleges, not-for-profits ,and organizations that serve the higher education landscape who want to reimagine their vision of...

BMI Business Model Template

rpkGROUP created these pro forma templates to support the NGLC Breakthrough Models Incubator grantees in their iterative development of  business models that would support their current...

ELI and NGLC on Twitter