Company Overview

Powering what’s next in higher education technology
Inspired by the transformative impact of education, Ellucian develops solutions that power the essential work of colleges and universities. As the world’s leading provider of software and services designed for higher education, Ellucian works with more than 2,500 institutions in nearly 50 countries—enhancing operations and enriching the experience for over 18 million students.

Ellucian provides student information systems (SIS), finance and HR, recruiting, retention, analytics and advancement software solutions. With more than 1,400 institutions subscribing to Ellucian’s cloud services and SaaS offerings, the company is one of the largest providers of cloud-based solutions in higher education. Ellucian also supports the higher education community with a range of professional services such as application software implementation, training, education, and management consulting.

Ellucian brings power, passion, and performance to bear for higher education, and its ability to better our world.

The Power of Together

Come as you are and make your voice heard
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 authentic selves and voice to work every day. It’s the ‘power of together‘ that helps us collaborate, innovate, and drive success within our teams and for the institutions we serve.

Our Learning Culture

We foster a culture that enables us to change and move with speed to achieve a transformational customer experience.

Innovate and Take Risks
we encourage employees to innovate, experiment, and embrace mistakes as learning opportunities. At Ellucian, we recognize that trying new things and challenging ourselves is essential to both our individual and company growth.

Fearless feedback
When team members trust each other, we’re better able to grow as one team. At Ellucian, we’re focused on a common goal, and we share honest feedback so we can improve together. Feedback isn’t always easy, but it makes us all better.

Our toolkit
We support our employees’ personal and professional development with tolls like Linkedin Learning and performance and goal-management programs. We also take time to learn together through executive-led knowledge sessions.

Ellucian Life

At Ellucian, we’re one team.
Our inclusive culture gives you a purpose you can believe in and opportunities to grow within a collaborative environment.

The work we do matters.
Higher education is facing profound change, and technology plays a key role in its future. As true believers in the power of education to transform lives, every Ellucian employee has the opportunity to help power higher ed’s transformation.

Why Ellucian?

  • Purpose
    At Ellucian, we take pride in driving meaningful change in higher education.

  • Flexibility
    At Ellucian, we know that no two people are the same. One size fits all just isn’t in our DNA.

  • Growth
    Our learning culture encourages you to take risks, share new ideas, and continually grow and develop.

  • Belonging
    We believe in the power of together.

  • Giving back to our communities
    At Ellucian, we’re so committed to community service that we give all our employees 40 paid hours every year to volunteer.

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No matter where in the world we work, we’re all connected. Let’s grow together.

Company Summary
Number of Employees
(800) 233-7036
2003 Edmund Halley Drive
Reston, VA