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Weber State University Simplifies Financial Aid to Support its Dream Weber College Accessibility Program


WSU Selects CampusLogic to Modernize Financial Aid and Improve the Student Experience

PHOENIX, November 17, 2015 – CampusLogic, creator of the first and only financial aid self-service platform, has partnered with Weber State University (WSU) to provide modern, mobile, paper-free financial aid for both staff and students. CampusLogic’s cloud-based platform, will optimize institutional efficiencies, increase enrollment, and improve the student experience by making financial aid faster and easier.

Weber State University is a coeducational, publicly supported university offering professional, liberal arts and technical certificates, as well as associate’s, bachelor’s and master’s degrees to more than 26,000 students. The university prides itself in its excellent teaching, extraordinary commitment to meeting the needs of students at every stage of life, and ongoing service to the community.

“One of the key reasons we chose to automate financial aid was to support our Dream Weber Program which provides free tuition to students whose annual household income is $40,000 or less. The easier we make the financial aid process, the faster we can confirm applicants for the Dream Weber Program and make their dream of attending Weber State University a reality,” said Jed Spencer, Financial Aid & Scholarships Director at Weber State University.

The CampusLogic solution will provide a self-service financial aid experience for students with online task management, secure document upload from any device, built-in e-signature, and automated reminders. Financial aid staff will also benefit from workflow-driven file review, pre-indexed document retrieval, and automated student communications.

“With the typical paper-based approach to financial aid, it’s easy for students to make mistakes and re-submit paperwork multiple times, which lengthens the entire cycle,” said Spencer. “Now, with CampusLogic, student’s financial aid experience will be personalized and provide automatic form validation so documents are correct the first time. We expect to see higher financial aid completion rates, faster processing, and better student satisfaction.”

CampusLogic CEO Gregg Scoresby added, “Weber State University continues to lead and innovate, especially with their Dream Weber Program which makes higher education accessible to students from socioeconomic backgrounds that wouldn’t typically pursue college because of a lack of financial resources. We are honored to partner with such a forward-thinking university. Together, we have an opportunity to make a direct and positive impact on the community.”

About Weber State University
Weber State University provides associate, baccalaureate and master degree programs in liberal arts, sciences, technical and professional fields. Encouraging freedom of expression and valuing diversity, the university provides excellent educational experiences for students through extensive personal contact among faculty, staff and students in and out of the classroom. Through academic programs, research, artistic expression, public service and community-based learning, the university serves as an educational, cultural and economic leader for the region. For more information visit www.weber.edu.

About CampusLogic
CampusLogic transforms the way colleges and universities deliver financial aid with the first and only student self-service platform. Modern, mobile, and paper-free, CampusLogic’s cloud-based software simplifies financial aid management, so more students can complete financial aid and get into the classroom. With nearly 40 institutions and 300K+ active students, our customers optimize efficiencies, increase enrollment, and improve the student experience. This year, CampusLogic won Invest Southwest’s Venture Madness, the Arizona Commerce Authority’s Arizona Innovation Challenge, and was recently recognized as the 2015 Ed Tech Innovator of the Year and 50 Most Promising Education Tech Solution Providers by CIO Review. For more information visit www.campuslogic.com.

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Media Contact for CampusLogic
Heather Dunn
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