Software for Higher Education

Customizable software and CRM solutions to drive engagement with alumni, donors, students, and staff.

High-impact colleges and universities around the world choose Blackbaud higher education solutions to drive success.
Read their stories and more in our customer story showcase.

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top private US colleges as ranked by Forbes are powered by our solutions


raised, granted, and invested in their programming by our customers each year


of higher education institutions with billion-dollar campaigns

The Cloud Solution for Higher Education Institutions

Purpose-built to drive digital transformation and impact across your institution. Flexible and scalable to work the way you want.
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Increase revenue, drive efficiency, and deepen engagement with higher education fundraising software solutions that connect your entire campus.

Public support for higher education is eroding. Long-term, stable funding sources are dwindling. Alumni communities are more dispersed now than ever before, and alumni and campus communities have new and sophisticated expectations. Amid challenges like these, you need a partner with the commitment, expertise, and proven ability to help you not just respond to the changing landscape but thrive in it.

Blackbaud’s purpose-built solutions for higher education enable your institution to:

  • Advance your institution with increased revenue

  • Deepen alumni engagement and enhance community outreach

  • Connect departments and students, saving time and effort and driving increased outcomes

  • Improve the student and alumni experience through high-impact life cycle management

With unmatched higher education software solutions spanning across campus, unparalleled analytics, and undisputed expertise, no other partner can help you ensure a thriving institution today and in the future like Blackbaud.


Everyone with whom we’ve worked at Blackbaud has helped us streamline our fundraising strategy to raise more and more funds each year. The returns are just unbelievable.

Denise A. Scott

National Director, Direct Response Programs & Individual and Planned Giving, UNCF

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