This partnership allows ScholarBuys to negotiate special agreements directly with software manufacturers on the behalf of AAICU. Because of this, AAICU schools are able to obtain special pricing on software licensing that they could not obtain on their own. The ScholarBuys team is cognizant of each manufacturer’
Matt Ryan, Vice President of Operations and Marketing at ScholarBuys, is focused on building long-term, stable partnerships with clients. He said, “We provide true value in our overall management and service of the technology agreements that we facilitate. At ScholarBuys, we are thrilled to have obtained this partnership with AAICU. As a company, opportunities like this allow us to do exactly what we do best, that is, provide low-cost software to academic institutions nationwide."
The purpose of AAICU is to promote and protect the interests of independent higher education in Alabama and oversee scholarship fundraising efforts for students attending each of its thirteen member schools. Paul Hankins, President of AAICU, stated “Partnering with ScholarBuys is simply one effective way in which we can continue to uphold the association’
ScholarBuys has partnered with other notable academic consortia in the nation, including The Georgia Foundation for Independent Colleges, Inc., Federation of Independent Illinois Colleges and Universities, North Carolina Independent Colleges and Universities.
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