EDUCAUSE Corporate Engagement Program | Our Partners

Meet Our Corporate Partners

The EDUCAUSE Corporate Partners below have shown their significant support of higher education and our vision to inspire the transformation of higher education in service to a greater good.

With these partners, EDUCAUSE is working to strengthen the collaboration between private industry and higher education institutions—and evolve the higher education technology market.

Visit their profiles to learn more about them and what they'll be doing with us in 2024, and stay tuned for additional partners throughout the year!

Become a Partner

The new Corporate Engagement Program is a member-only program that offers packages that are custom-built around your goals and objectives—designed to allow more meaningful connections with our institutional community, not only at our signature in-person events but also through online opportunities year-round. If your company is interested in becoming a partner, contact our corporate team today.

EDUCAUSE Mission Partner 2024 

Mission Partners

  • Amazon Web Services

  • Amazon Web Services is on a mission to create a world where education is always available, personal, and lifelong for everyone. Working across the education community, including learners, educators, researchers, and technology providers, we offer highly scalable, secure, and cost-effective cloud solutions and services designed to propel education forward.

    Through our Mission Partnership with EDUCAUSE, AWS is committed to helping higher education prepare for the future. We proudly support convenings and research that contribute to the community’s ability to effectively address AI.

    Contact us at Amazon Web Services to learn how our innovative tools, cloud education programs, and third-party education technology solutions that rely on AWS can help you with your biggest IT challenges.

  • CDW Education

  • Ellucian

  • Ellucian is proud to be a Mission Partner with EDUCAUSE. Ellucian puts students at the heart of everything it does, powering innovation for higher education by partnering with more than 2,900 customers across 50 countries, serving 22 million students. Fueled by decades of experience with a singular focus on the unique needs of learning institutions, the Ellucian platform features best-in-class SaaS capabilities and delivers insights needed now and into the future. These solutions and services span the entire student lifecycle, including data-rich tools for student recruitment, enrollment, and retention to workforce analytics, fundraising, and alumni engagement. Ellucian’s innovative solutions, vast ecosystem of partners and user community of more than 45,000 provides best practices leading to greater institutional success and achieving better student outcomes. Learn more at

  • Gartner

  • We help institutions make faster, smarter decisions that impact student outcomes. We support our higher education clients to become enablers of student outcomes and achieve their broader institutional mission through digital transformation, innovation, and technology optimization.

    Our Mission Partnership with EDUCAUSE enables us to connect our unbiased, rigorously vetted, and vendor-agnostic guidance with the EDUCAUSE community. Gartner experts contribute proudly to the EDUCAUSE Top 10 research, EDUCAUSE executive career coaching, and online and face-to-face events. Gartner’s actionable, objective research is also available to EDUCAUSE members through the EDUCAUSE Showcases Series and EDUCAUSE Institute Programs.

    Learn more about how you can make mission-critical decisions with guidance put into practice by visiting our website.

  • Microsoft

  • Moran Technology Consulting

  • Moran Technology Consulting (MTC), founded in 2004, is a leading information technology (IT) consulting firm, serving higher education clients in the U.S. and around the world. We have worked with over 350 diverse teaching and research institutions to identify and maximize the strategic benefits of IT investments. MTC offers a full range of IT Management Consulting, Information Security, Identity & Access Management, ERP Transformation, Project Management, and Data & Analytics professional services.

    As an EDUCAUSE Mission Partner, we build on our 20+ years of supporting EDUCAUSE’s mission and members to advance higher education. This means continuing to support the EDUCAUSE Awards and Scholarship Programs and engaging meaningfully in face-to-face and online events to share our expertise from more than 800 higher education projects. We look forward to working more closely with EDUCAUSE and member institutions in 2024. Learn more about us at our Moran website or by contacting us at 888-699-4440 or [email protected].

EDUCAUSE Strategic Partner 2024 

Strategic Partners

  • Vantage Technology Consulting Group

  • Vantage Technology Consulting Group advances the mission of higher education by delivering actionable strategic solutions that empower institutions, enhance student experiences, and promote academic advancement. Our core service areas are IT assessment and strategic planning; IT and data governance; information security, privacy, and risk management; and technology operations, including network modernization. We are excited to be EDUCAUSE’s inaugural Strategic Partner. As the exclusive partner for the EDUCAUSE Executive Leaders Academy we will work closely with EDUCAUSE to build and strengthen a diverse pipeline of next-generation higher education technology professionals and leaders. Vantage is committed to working with EDUCAUSE to address higher education challenges, share high-quality thought leadership, develop resources, bring members together, and build community. Contact Senior Principal, Associate Partner Cathy Bates or Vice President Kirk Kelly to discuss how we can help you.