We partner with entrepreneurs and leading colleges and universities to establish transformative companies in higher education.
For us, student outcomes are co-equal with financial returns. Higher education enterprises that can demonstrate consistent, sustainable outcomes as validated through value-carrying credentials will flourish.
University Ventures helps higher education institutions develop strategies and programs to address key social and economic needs.
Student loan debt in the U.S. now exceeds $1 trillion – more than total credit card debt.
of recent college graduates are
and 42% are underemployed.
3.2 million unfilled jobs in the U.S.
University Ventures addresses these social and economic needs by partnering with colleges and universities to develop innovative degree programs, products and services.
Innovation from within higher education
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College Completion: Just Add Structure I met my wife the first day of college. According to our wedding announcement in the New York Times, she remembered "going to her first class... without... Read more
College Rankings No Longer Rank At the request (i.e., demand) of my parents, I recently visited their attic to clear out my old stuff. The biggest culprit was my vast collection of... Read more
Who Owns The Competency? Freshman year marked my first experience with the issue of privacy in higher education. It wasn't the typical "roommate hangs sign on door to warn... Read moreMORE LETTERS
University Ventures is the partner of choice for colleges and universities and entrepreneurs interested in innovating from within.
Student heads to Gainesville to become online Gator Less than 10% of those invited have decided to join University of Florida's controversial new PACE program in which freshmen take online courses... Read more
New Players Could Be in Line to Receive Federal Student Aid Students may soon be able to use Pell Grants to attend coding boot camps and enroll in MOOCs and other nontraditional programs under an experiment... Read more
Exclusive: CampusLogic raises $4.1 million to further... CampusLogic Inc., a Gilbert-based education technology company, has raised $4.1 million in its seed round. The funding deal, which closed June... Read moreMORE NEWS