Our Customers

“By providing current information to our various departments, we are able to improve the student mix, boost student retention, and coordinate myriad administrative activities that help our students move forward.”

Marylee van den Heuvel
Senior Data Warehouse Administrator

Davenport University
 | Grand Rapids, MI

A private, non-profit, multi-location university with 11 campuses throughout Michigan and additional courses available online.

“By providing current information to our various departments, we are able to improve the student mix, boost student retention, and coordinate myriad administrative activities that help our students move forward.”

Marylee van den Heuvel
Senior Data Warehouse Administrator

Davenport University Advances Students With Analytics
The Challenge

Analyze, calculate, and distribute student data from a Banner ERP system to workers with varying needs in multiple departments.

The Solution

Use WebFOCUS to create targeted reports and InfoApps that empower people to access and manipulate student data, with little or no assistance from IT.

The Success

The university has reduced the time it takes to calculate financial aid awards by 80 percent and improved student retention by two to three percentage points per year for five years running.

The Products

WebFOCUS Reporting Server, Portal, Managed Reporting, ReportCaster, Active Technology, and Performance Management Framework.