Ellucian Overview

  • www.ellucian.com
  • Reston, VA
  • 1001 to 5000 Employees
  • 1968
  • Company - Private
  • IT Services
  • $500 million to $1 billion (USD)


At Ellucian, we’re motivated by a mission. Higher education is facing profound change. Shifting demographics and cultural perceptions, combined with declining support and rising expectations, are forcing colleges to do more with less. That’s where we come in. As true believers ...
Mission: Lead the digital transformation of higher education in the cloud.

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"Transformed company, strong strategy"

Current Employee - Product Management in United States
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Strong product leadership, strategy, and customer focus have strengthened Ellucian to the core. Over the past few years, the company's culture and a renewed focus on employees has been provoking


Some individuals within the company are resistive of change, negative, and put up barriers without merit. Ideally, the organization would be step up attrition to promote growth.

Advice to Management

Focus on the future. Put all customers on paths to reap the benefits, and continue to focus on culture.
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Diversity & Inclusion at Ellucian

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Diversity Programs & Initiatives

There is power in seeing the world in different ways.
We value the importance of bringing together teams with diverse backgrounds, experiences, and ideas. We believe in creating an inclusive workplace where everyone has a sense of belonging and is empowered to bring their auth

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Does there seem to be diversity at Ellucian?

...Lack of diversity in upper management (No African American leaders)...Read More

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Ellucian Interviews

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Applied online46%
Campus Recruiting13%

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    Market Strategy Analyst Interview

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    I applied online. I interviewed at Ellucian (Reston, VA)


    Contacted by a Recruiter after applying, about a 30 min phone call and a follow up update from the recruiter. Afterwards, informed hiring process was on hold and would be contacted if any changes

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Company Updates

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22 Jan 2021

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'Education represents the best of what we are and what we are capable of. There is power in connection; there is power in community.” -Dr. Jill Biden at Ellucian Live 2018 This week, we watched current professor and eLive speaker Dr. Jill Biden become First Lady of the United States. Congratulations!

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19 Jan 2021

Want to know what it's like to work at Ellucian? Follow our #takeovertuesday series. Every week we highlight an employee's #ellucianlife, and you'll have the opportunity to follow their day and engage with them. Today, Anna Croop from our Managed Services team is taking over. Follow along!


Ellucian Awards & Accolades

  • Best Tech & Engineering Internship - #2Vault2019
  • James M. Scott Exceptional Design AwardFairfax County Board of Supervisors2018

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What is health insurance like at Ellucian?

...healthcare benefits are not great and lots of reorganizations and rifts....

6 October 2020

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