BETTER BUDGETING FOR HIGHER EDUCATION INSTITUTIONS

BUDGETPAK

We make budgeting with hundreds of participants possible... and painless!

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Higher Education

BudgetPak is a cloud-based budgeting, forecasting and reporting solution purpose-built for the unique needs of small and mid-sized colleges and universities.  

BudgetPak is a perfect fit for higher education institutions that:

  • Want a collaborative, decentralized process that enhances participation and ownership of budgeting managers
  • Are ready to move from Excel-based budgeting or a “row and column” based budgeting solution 
  • Need better alignment between the budget and the institution's strategic objectives
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Ready to learn more about BudgetPak?

Your strategy is paramount. 

From student retention programs to IT upgrades - the success of your institution's strategic initiatives hinges upon effective budgetary planning, forecasting, and analysis ... including improved campus-wide communication, accountability, and strategic thinking.

Now is the time to build a better budget. 

Put your budgetary process to the test. 

  • Are faculty and staff struggling with Excel-based templates? 
  • Is it difficult to track everyone’s progress? 
  • Is your system error prone and time consuming?
  • Do you have a hard time maintaining historical data during staff turnover?
  • Is it challenging to evaluate and revise budgets throughout the year? 
  • Do you have limited transparency into the rationale behind the numbers? 
  • Are you struggling with the campus's lack of budgetary engagement, accountability, and ownership
  • Have you experienced difficulty tying the strategic plan to the budget?
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Check out the videos below to see how other finance teams have overcome these issues. 

VIDEOS FOR HIGHER EDUCATION

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What changed with BudgetPak?

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Moving from Excel

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Why choose BudgetPak?

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CASE STUDIES FOR HIGHER EDUCATION

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PUBLICATIONS FOR HIGHER EDUCATION

Graduating from Excel to Purpose-built Software

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When Decentralized Budgeting Meets Headcount Planning

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Collaborative Budgeting for Fiscal Stability in Higher Education

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Decision Point: When Is the Right Time to Leave Excel?

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 Sizing Up Zero - Based Budgeting

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Strategic Budgeting for Community Colleges

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XLerant provides cloud-based budgeting, forecasting, and reporting solutions designed with easy-to-use interfaces that make a complex process accessible for finance teams and budget managers alike. XLerant's software-as-a-service (SaaS) solutions serve small to mid-size enterprises that value collaborative environments as an effective way to engage employees and achieve their strategic objectives. The company's premier product, BudgetPak, has been recognized for outstanding usability, quick implementation, and exceptional support.

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