Own the digital future of student success

The digital learning ecosystem has rapidly evolved to encompass data, analytics, tools, course materials, technology vendors and strategic partnerships.

Unizin’s holistic approach – encompassing both technology and partnership solutions – enables institutions to plan, manage and scale the digital transformation of their academic mission in a dynamic environment.

By embracing the values and interests of the academy, Unizin empowers its Members to own the future of student success in the midst of unprecedented change.


AUSTIN, TX (December 2, 2021) – Unizin, the member consortium of leading academic and research institutions, today announced that Bart Pursel has joined the organization as Chief Technology Officer.  Pursel who most recently served as Director of Teaching & Learning with Technology Innovation at Penn State University, has been an integral member of the Unizin consortium, including serving as the chair of the organization’s first analytics committee in 2017. Continue Reading

In the 2019-20 academic year, Indiana University, the University of Michigan, and the Unizin consortium collaborated to reproduce a well-published study on gender performance differences using  the Unizin Data Platform (UDP). The project was titled Learning Analytics Reflection and Awareness (LARA). Continue Reading

Unizin and Top Hat have awarded two research grants as part of our first, co-sponsored research program.  The research programs supported through these awards focus on how the Unizin Data Platform,  integrating data from Top Hat, as well as other LMS and LTI tools, can facilitate more inclusive, engaging and effective learning. Continue Reading

Driving data & analytics

Unizin harnesses data standards and builds solutions to truly integrate and scale data-informed, digital learning ecosystems.

The Unizin Data Platform will fuel an unprecedented level of insight, analytics, and research to fundamentally alter how higher education enables student success.

Maximizing course materials & tools

Unizin leverages the purchasing power of the collective to provide affordable access to digital course materials and learning tools that are powering the future of higher education.

Our collective approach – born of the Academy, for the Academy – drives cost savings and enhances control as digital learning evolves at scale.

Empowering partnerships

Unizin’s consortium-level relationships with vendors, technology partners and publishers establish standards and govern the tools, data and pricing that deliver optimal value for our Members.

To date our Members have realized more than $100 million in savings through Unizin agreements.