Higher Education

Higher education institutions, both public and private, are facing unprecedented challenges. With unparalleled industry expertise and resources, Huron designs and implements sustainable performance improvement solutions, tailored to be successful in the higher education environment.

Our professionals draw from their experience working in the strategic, financial, operational, and regulatory aspects of higher education to develop and implement the most effective solutions. Our focus on execution enables institutions to plan more effectively and increase their ability to leverage opportunities and manage risks. We have helped more than 95 of the nation’s top 100 research universities and more than 50 of the top 100 institutions globally continue their traditions of extraordinary achievement.

Higher Education INSIGHTS
Webinar: Enrollment Partnerships: A New Model for Success
Huron presents a webinar discussing the approaches we use to drive enrollment and retention while remaining consistent with institutional mission and identity.» MORE

Whitepaper: CIOs Seek More Strategic Role on Campuses; Talk Importance of Data-based Decision Making
CIOs from major public universities still struggle to become part of strategic leadership, and to meet increasing demands for data analytics, say attendees at Huron Education roundtable.» MORE

Perspective: Higher Ed Today: Strategic Enrollment Alignment - Making Enrollment and Student Success Everyone's Job
The days of colleges recruiting students based on new buildings and services are over. The next wave is focusing on students who are a good fit and retaining them.» MORE


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Jim Roth

James H. Roth

Chief Executive Officer and President

Laura A. Yaeger

Laura A. Yaeger

Executive Vice President

Whitepaper

Fail to Plan, Plan to Fail

Public universities, long immune from budget cutting, have become a target for legislators in these lean economic times. In this transcript of a conversation, two Huron Education experts, both of them former top financial officials and executive officers at major universities, talk about what institutions can do to regain their financial equilibrium. Universities must be willing to look rigorously at every item in their budgets, and prioritize what they are willing to support, based on the strategic interests of the institution. This approach is more business-like than most universities are accustomed to being, but it will set them up well for facing new economic realities.

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