location Fairfax , VA

Industry Type(s): Higher Education

Ellucian Overview

Ellucian is a software services company providing solutions for higher education. As a cloud-based software solutions provider, the company equips universities and other higher education institutions with cutting-edge technologies capable of creating connected campuses. Ellucian’s software solutions can be implemented for universities of all sizes and across various departments including finance, IT, student services, human resources, and admissions.

The company was founded in 1968 by Brian Bledsoe and has offices across the globe. Ellucian provides software solutions to over 2,500 institutions in 50 countries across the world. The company’s key offerings include cloud and SaaS-based services for higher education institutions. The software giant is the world’s largest provider of cloud solutions to universities. The services offered by the company span the spectrum of higher education and include implementation of application software for training and education purposes, as well as management consulting.

The software services company has grown tremendously over the years, greatly impacting the higher education sector. It has received many prestigious university collaborations to its name, including the American University of Kuwait, the University College of Bahrain, BIBF, and more in the Middle East. It also accounts for widely acclaimed university collaborations across the US and Europe, including Tecnologico de Monterrey and EBC.


Fairfax , VA

Global Headquaters

Fairfax , Virginia , VA , 22033 , United States


Higher Education

fullscreen_exitCompany Size

1000 - 5000+

businessCompany Type

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