Northern Arizona University

Founded in 1899, Northern Arizona University is a public university centered on students. Its academic programs, research, public service, and creative endeavors enrich lives and create opportunities in Arizona and beyond. NAU develops solutions to challenges and drives innovation in a supportive, inclusive, and diverse environment.

“With Informatica Cloud Data Integration behind our education CRM initiative, we engage with students in ways that make them want to enroll and come back.”

— April Cook, Project Manager, Northern Arizona University


Business Need

Offer students a seamless, connected experience across all university departments

Improve Student Service Center and call center efficiency and responsiveness

Enhance student academic consultations by giving advisors instant access to timely and relevant information



Integrate on-premises system of student records with cloud CRM

Unify student information across departments

Load data faster for more informed decision making


Solutions & Results

Gives staff and advisors the information they need for targeted, productive meetings with students

Enables call center and Student Service Center to provide faster, more responsive service

Allows the university to reach out proactively to students for better outcomes

Supports efficient, paperless administrative processes


Products & Services

Informatica Cloud

Integrates cloud-based applications and on-premise databases and applications data quickly and easily.

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