Learn from our subject matter experts on a variety of topics — including solution updates, important deadlines, and industry trends — all designed to keep you informed and up-to-date.
U.Commerce 8 Release Highlights
Thursday, March 18 | 1:00 p.m. CDT
Join TouchNet's product management team for a first look at U.Commerce 8, our fully integrated platform approach to campus management. Our team will walk attendees through updates, new functionality, and new tools designed to deliver integrated, frictionless campus interactions for everyone on campus.
How Mobile IDs will Transform the Student Experience
Wednesday, April 7 | 1:00 p.m. CDT
Explore the shift to contactless, mobile-first solutions happening on campus today. Learn how moving your student IDs to a digital wallet extends your reach and improve engagement by meeting students where they already spend most of their time — on their phone.
Find How OCT Provides Fast Digital Student Refunds
Wednesday, April 21 | 1:00 p.m. CDT
Even before COVID-19 forced campuses to close, student refunds were complicated, regulated, and manual for Higher Ed institutions. Join us and our partner, CEO and Founder of Checkbook.io, PJ Gupta, to learn how colleges and universities can build a refund program tailored to meet the needs of their institution and students.
Presenters Martha Wilson, TouchNet’s manager, Payment Programs and Melody Schongar, product manager, Payments provide an overview of changes to two new Nacha standards coming in 2021: Supplementing Fraud Detection Standards for WEB Debits and the Supplementing Data Security Requirements.
Inside Higher Ed presents "COVID-19's Forceful Financial Hit: A Survey of Business Officers"
This fall, colleges and universities worldwide face unexpected pandemic-related costs, health and security concerns, and budget reallocations that will impact operations now and for the foreseeable future. Don’t miss this opportunity to hear editors analyze results and take questions related to Insider Higher Ed's "COVID-19's Forceful Financial Hit: A Survey of Business Officers." TouchNet is proud to sponsor the annual survey, which provides peer-sourced tips and insights schools can use to meet their own challenges and prepare for those ahead.
The rush to move to contactless payments and credentials on campus brings with it a deluge of terminology and technology — from NFC to mobile wallets to virtual queuing. This webinar explores the many options you have for making and taking transactions and help focus you on the right path toward safe, smart, contactless commerce for everyone you serve.
Securing Transactions and Managing PCI Compliance in a COVID-19 World
Watch this webinar to hear TouchNet and our P2PE partner, Bluefin, discuss how COVID-19 has impacted the higher education payments landscape, best practices for keeping your payment environment secure, and the role of PCI DSS in times of unexpected change.
Partnering to Protect: Boost Student Peace of Mind With GradGuard Tuition Protection
Even before 2020's spring campus closures, the American College Health Association reported $1.2 billion in student tuition investment was at risk. In this webinar, TouchNet's Chris Setcos and GradGuard's Derrick Shy discuss the growing awareness of the need for tuition protection resources and the advantages for students and schools available through the GradGuard Tuition Protection Program.
TouchNet sales engineer Dave Falldien offers new perspectives on modern credentialing solutions and real-world examples of schools benefiting from their solution capabilities in unexpected circumstances.
John Mealy, senior product manager, and John McElroy, senior manager, product strategy, provide an overview of the various disbursement options, including: payment returns, electronic refunds, credit card vs. ACH, and offer a sneak preview of our new Digital Check and Instant Pay options.
Among today's incoming freshmen, 89 percent aren't willing to go into debt for college. Watch this webinar to learn more about payment plans that provide a smart alternative to student loans as well as managed payment plans that offer schools transparent record keeping, automatically calculated payments, and complete visibility and oversight.