Wednesday, May 14, 2014

Truckee Meadows Community College Saves Time and Space with Automated Scheduling!

A new interface connecting Truckee Meadows’ PeopleSoft SIS and the Schedule25® optimized course scheduling system from CollegeNET has eliminated 80% of all manual course scheduling for the school. Not only is Truckee Meadows saving 100 plus hours of administrative time, it has greatly improved its space use efficiency. Prior to implementing Schedule25, TMCC had been at the bottom of the Nevada System of Higher Education’s (NSHE) utilization scorecard. The school now ranks among area’s top schools for space utilization.

Truckee Meadows Community College “Schedule25 was wonderful!!!  What used to take me two weeks to do was done in about three seconds.” -- Vicky Davis, Program Officer at Truckee Meadows Community College.

Learn more about how Series25 optimized scheduling can help you save time, space and money: More Info

Monday, May 12, 2014

Scholarship Site Lets Students Decide Who Wins has drastically changed my life…. I found the site from a friend, and I thank my lucky stars every day that she shared it with me.”  -- Recent scholarship winner

CollegeNET’s student forum and scholarship site,, has awarded more than $1.5 million in scholarships to students across the country since its inception in 2007. The site welcomes all entering and currently enrolled college students to post and respond to forums and compete for money toward their college tuition. is the only scholarship source that awards scholarships based solely on student participation and a peer voting system. It is also the only scholarship source to allow students and graduates to compete for money to pay off student loan debt.

International Admissions Gets New Document Verification Service

CollegeNET has partnered with the Chinese Ministry of Education to provide U.S colleges a reliable tool for verifying transcripts and other documents from their Chinese applicants. The new electronic verification and delivery system integrates directly into CollegeNET’s ApplyWeb® online application form so Chinese students completing a U.S. school's online application are automatically given the option to request electronic authentication and delivery of their documents. All requested documents are verified through the Chinese Ministry of Education and sent electronically to the school's ApplyWeb/Admit admissions system. The service not only ensures the authenticity of these documents, but also provides a more convenient and cost-saving service for applicants.

Learn more about online admissions systems from CollegeNET here

Friday, May 2, 2014

St. Joseph's College Says CollegeNET Services are Amazing!

Jason Nicholas, Associate Director of Enterprise Systems at St. Joseph's College in Brooklyn, New York, had this to say about CollegeNET and it's online course evaluation system, What·Do·You·Think?®:  "We couldn't have asked for a better experience in implementing the What·Do·You·Think? system. I would also like to comment on CollegeNET as a company -- amazing!  I've previously had a very positive experience with CollegeNET's Series25 product line, and this recent experience with you simply fortifies my faith in the quality of services and support that CollegeNET has to offer. It is people like you that give clients the confidence in a vendor to provide outstanding customer service, support and quality results in the software you provide."

Jason and SJC's Associate Dean, Camile Karlson, will be presenting at this year's annual CollegeNET User Conference on implementing What·Do·You·Think? Come join us and learn how St. Joseph's is succeeding with CollegeNET technology. 

For more information on What·Do·You·Think? click here.