Community-driven Solutions for Higher Education


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Higher Education is more of a business than ever before. To stay competitive, institutions need to attract and retain the right students, faculty and staff. Add the rising expectations of constituents, and the case for digital transformation is clear.

7Summits is the leader in community-driven digital transformation solutions for higher education institutions. We help institutions empower their students, enable their alumni advancement, and unleash their faculty and staff.

Bridging the digital experience across the student lifecycle is the ultimate achievement of a Connected Campus vision: fostering a life-long connection with constituents that delivers immediate and future results.

7Summits’ maintains a growing suite of Community Lightning Bolts, Apps, Components and Flow Actions built for Higher Ed Institutions.

Student Success Accelerator Lightning Bolt

Student expectations of how they engage with your institution are changing. Remove content silos and give your students the one-stop, fully integrated digital experience they deserve. Community solutions enable success throughout the student lifecycle.


  • Improve student satisfaction and retention
  • Automate common processes
  • Reduce support costs

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Alumni Engagement Bolt

For higher education institutions seeking a more interconnected campus, 7Summits’ Alumni Engagement Lightning Bolt, built mobile-first, is a scalable, fully branded foundation upon which the alumni experience can be continuously enhanced and modernized.


  • Engage active and lapsed alumni
  • Increase revenue, donations and referrals
  • Support professional networking

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Alumni Careers Accelerator Bolt

Amp up your alumni engagement and realize the direct impact on advancement efforts with the 7Summits’ Alumni Careers Accelerator Lightning Bolt. An upgrade from our Alumni Engagement Bolt, this Bolt includes native SmartMatch and Job Board functionality.

  • Facilitate mentor/mentee matching
  • Connect peers and classmates directly or in groups
  • Enhance the experience with job listings

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Employee Digital Workspace Bolt

Engage & equip your faculty and staff to help your students succeed. Enable employees to publish news & blog posts, schedule events, browse members, access groups, highlight videos, and more.

  • Increase constituent collaboration
  • Capture and showcase “tribal knowledge”
  • Streamline self service and support

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See Communities for Higher Education Institutions in Action

Towson Tiger Connect Alumni Community

Industries: Higher Education
Products: Salesforce Community Cloud, Salesforce Sales Cloud, Migration Factory

MSOE : Social Website

Industries: Higher Education

Penn Foster : Student Community

Industries: Higher Education

MSOE : Admissions Community

Industries: Higher Education

Becker Edge

Industries: Higher Education

Algonquin College : Faculty Community

Industries: Higher Education
Products: Salesforce Communities

Realize Your Connected Campus Vision

Our Higher Education community solutions can be tailored to the brand and needs of any public or private institution.

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