Keep existing services switched on
University for Life is an enablement platform that helps universities provide ongoing secure access to a huge range of digital services without creating significant burdens and overheads to IT. Here are some of the things we support:
IAM Cloud, the team behind University for Life, are Microsoft’s Worldwide Education Partner of the Year 2015. Our platform helps you make the most of Microsoft’s technology.
One of the hardest things to leave behind when you graduate is the wealth of educational resources. University for Life can help you provide a wide range of digital library services to your alumni.
Email address for life
Providing a university email to graduates is great for a number of reasons. It increases advocacy and pride, has practical benefits, and can keep your alumni connected. University for Life supports all major email providers, including Microsoft and Google.
Providing ongoing access to graduate’s course content makes a lot of sense. VLEs like Canvas, offer a great opportunity to keep your graduates engaged, and potentially offer future online courses. University for Life supports a wide range of popular VLEs.
University for Life supports cloud file storage providers like Microsoft OneDrive and Google Drive. Why switch your graduates off, when you can offer them something valuable?
Provide new services with new value
While being able to offer ongoing educational services is fantastic, University for Life also offers the potential for a wealth of new graduate-specific services that cater for ongoing development and growth in the professional world. University for Life supports a wide range of graduate services, including:
Alumni social networks
Providing a social space for your alumni has a large amounts of benefits. University for Life takes the technical burden away from this.
A supported CV
There is a whole host of potential for online CVs. University for Life can, with appropriate permissions, connect to student record systems to provide verified grades and achievements for graduate CVs.
Why should learning stop after university? University for Life supports a number of learning virtual learning environments, which can be used to support graduates throughout their careers.
University for Life can provide access to a range of popular fundraising platforms, and can synchronise data between them and other sources.
University for Life can help universities and colleges better manage their user data, and synchronise it across multiple disparate systems. This can make CRM significant more powerful.
The benefits to universities and colleges
- A better Graduate Experience means greater advocacy
- Lifelong membership is a powerful recruitment message
- Strong persistent & productive relationships with Alumni
- A channel for Alumni Teams to communicate events, courses and news
- Fundraising and crowd-sourcing modules
- A foundation for future courses and online programmes
- Massive amounts of useful data, all owned by the University, and hosted on same continent
- No burden on the IT Team
- Cross-system integration with intelligent automation and data synchronisation
- Better data + better data management = much better actionable insight
- Collaboration in a project that will allow you to steer and shape it to best meet your organisational goals
Education is at the heart of the platform. We can provide graduates with ongoing access to productivity tools, course content, library access and a range of professional support services.
University for Life supports social networks to allow graduates to stay in touch with you and their peers. It can also help your institution to promote news, events, courses and connect to fundraising campaigns.
Beyond the tangible benefits of the ongoing services, by staying connected to graduates your institution can reinforce a sense of lifelong membership and facilitate the development of strong long-term relationships.
We don’t compete – we compliment
The University for Life platform isn’t in competition with other alumni online services. It is an enablement platform that helps support the other services and bring them together. If you’re looking to implement new digital services to alumni, or even if you’re already using some disparate alumni services, our platform can support and integrate them. University for Life makes the experience even better for your graduates, and much easier for you to manage. University for Life is compatible with thousands of digital alumni services, including:
“All knowledge is connected to all other knowledge. The fun is in making the connections.”Arthur Aufderheide
£0.06 / $0.09 per alum per month
Volume discounts and pricing caps available
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ABOUT IAM CLOUD
IAM Cloud is an IT Management Platform with over 3.5 million education users around the world. IAM Cloud helps organisations to better implement and manage IT, and it’s the leading platform of its kind. IAM Cloud was recently named Microsoft’s 2015 Worldwide Education Partner of the Year.