Strategic Partners

TouchNet is a longtime partner of major student and finance systems with higher education expertise, and we're committed to ensuring our products are fully integrated and compatible with our ERP partners.

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Student and Finance System Partners

A strategic partnership between TouchNet and Ellucian brings you the enterprise-grade Ellucian Payment Center by TouchNet. It is designed specifically for higher education and helps campuses build a secure, compliant payment environment and reduce the size of their PCI footprint. Payment Center delivers real-time integration into Ellucian products: Banner® by Ellucian, Colleague® by Ellucian, Ellucian Advance, Ellucian Recruiter , and PowerCampus by Ellucian.

The Ellucian Payment Center by TouchNet not only allows you to immediately take payments securely and efficiently, but also offers you expandability to other TouchNet commerce solutions, including TouchNet Bill+Payment, SponsorPoint, Cashiering, and Marketplace.

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Anthology exists to help higher education advance and thrive using modern cloud technology and services that keep the learner at the forefront. Drawing on a fully connected data experience, Anthology solutions create operational efficiencies, provide intelligence for staff and administrators, and empower institutional leaders to support and guide students on a path to success. The full suite covers admission and enrollment management; student success and retention; institutional and learning effectiveness; alumni and advancement; and enterprise applications and infrastructure, offering solutions to the challenges facing campuses today. Working with more than 2,000 colleges and institutions in over 30 countries, Anthology is constantly discovering new ways to revolutionize higher education. Learn more about our mission at


Oracle, the world's largest enterprise software company, has provided the software and services that let organizations get the most up-to-date and accurate information from their business systems. TouchNet adds automated commerce solutions to the systems of Oracle/PeopleSoft users to complement their vision of collaborative work and real-time enterprises.

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Workday is a leading provider of enterprise cloud applications for finance and human resources. Founded in 2005, Workday delivers financial management, human capital management, planning, and analytics applications designed for the world’s largest companies, educational institutions, and government agencies. Organizations ranging from medium-sized businesses to Fortune 50 enterprises have selected Workday.

Payment Partners

TouchNet is proud to be certified by multiple processors offering online authorization and other credit card services. Your institution retains the flexibility to develop the processing strategy that is right for you — a strategy that includes the freedom to move from one processor to another while leaving your TouchNet systems in place.


Global Payments (NYSE: GPN) is one of the world's largest transaction processors, handling billions of business and consumer payment card and money transfer transactions annually. Global Payments offers worldwide, world-class electronic transaction processing services through high speed, robust electronic information networks.

TouchNet certifications: GPS-East.


Founded in 1997, Heartland Payment Systems, Inc. (NYSE: HPY) is the fifth largest payments processor in the United States. Heartland delivers credit/debit/prepaid card processing, mobile commerce, e-commerce, marketing solutions, security technology, payroll solutions, and related business solutions and services to more than 275,000 business and educational locations nationwide. A FORTUNE 1000 company, Heartland is also the founding supporter of The Merchant Bill of Rights, a public advocacy initiative that educates merchants about fair credit and debit card processing practices. More detailed information can be found at


Paymentech delivers premier electronic payment solutions for merchant acquiring, point-of-sale transaction processing, and commercial card programs. The company annually processes approximately 3 billion total transactions and $93 billion in bankcard sales volume.

TouchNet certifications: Paymentech - Tampa.


Founded in 1996, DataCash Group Ltd (part of MasterCard Incorporated) provides multi-channel global payment processing services and advanced fraud prevention and risk management solutions to merchants and banks. As a global partner to some of the world’s most recognizable brands in the gaming, travel, retail and finance sectors, DataCash combines smart thinking and an end-to-end solution to help its customers transcend the complexities and expense associated with payment processing and accept and process transactions in over 177 currencies from over 45 payment brands.


Elavon is a leading global provider of merchant acquiring services, providing integrated payment processing to more than 1 million merchants through relationships with financial institutions, associations, MSPs and other channel partners. Elavon sets new standards in connectivity, convenience, reliability, security and innovation. At Elavon, we're elevating payments.

First Atlantic Commerce

First Atlantic Commerce (FAC) is a leading global, online payment solutions provider. FAC is headquartered in Bermuda, and specializes in payment solutions for the Caribbean and Central America. FAC provides merchants with multi-currency online credit card processing, tokenization services and PCI validated Point to Point Encryption solutions in the Latin American Caribbean Region and multiple other jurisdictions including Europe, Canada, the US and Mauritius. As well, FAC provides merchants and banks with fraud management services including AVS-only, CVV, 3-D Secure™ and Kount's fraud control system.


First Data, a pioneer in electronic money transfers, has been sending money safely, securely, and reliably since 1871. Today, First Data continues to make history as a leading driver in the e-revolution, focused on the emerging technology that will create the future of e-commerce.

TouchNet certifications: Concord EFS Net; FDC-Nashville; FDC-North; FDC-South.

MasterCard® has responded to the e-commerce opportunity by providing the MasterCard Internet Gateway Service (MiGS) within a suite of best in class products known as MasterCard Strategic Processing Solutions (MasterCard SPS). MiGS is a wholesale, hosted solution for your merchants' Internet-enabled payments traffic. Now you can provide your merchants with a custom branded solution to manage and authorise any type of e-commerce transaction in over 145 currencies. MiGS provides you with new ways to develop and enhance your merchant relationships.


Moneris Solutions is your single point of contact for VISA, MasterCard, American Express, INTERAC Direct Payment, and all Point of Sale solutions. As your one source in an industry of constant change, Moneris is leading the way with innovation. A relationship with Moneris not only improves your satisfaction and ease of transaction processing today, but it will also ensure a superior value proposition for the future.


RBS Lynk is a national provider of electronic payment, cash dispensing, and e-commerce services. The company processes transactions initiated by credit and debit cards, checks, and other cards from merchant point-of-sale (POS) terminals, ATMs, and web sites. RBS Lynk is a member of The Royal Bank of Scotland Group (RBS Group), one of the world's leading financial services companies.


TSYS (NYSE: TSS) is one of the world's largest companies for outsourced payment services, offering a broad range of issuer- and acquirer-processing technologies that support consumer-finance, credit, debit, healthcare, loyalty, and prepaid services for financial institutions and retail companies in the Americas, EMEA and Asia-Pacific regions. For more information, contact or log on to TSYS routinely posts all important information on its website.


The Western Union Company (NYSE: WU) is a leader in global payment services. Together with its Vigo, Orlandi Valuta, Pago Facil and Western Union Business Solutions branded payment services, Western Union provides consumers and businesses with fast, reliable, and convenient ways to send and receive money around the world, to send payments, and to purchase money orders. The Western Union, Vigo and Orlandi Valuta branded services are offered through a combined network of approximately 470,000 Agent locations in 200 countries and territories. In 2010, The Western Union Company completed 214 million consumer-to-consumer transactions worldwide, moving $76 billion of principal between consumers and 405 million business payments.


UnionPay International, a subsidiary of China UnionPay, is the largest bankcard network globally with close to 5 billion cards in market – or more than 50% of the total cards issued globally, according to Nilson’s 2015 report. UnionPay is also the number #1 network based on both volume and transaction count globally.

UnionPay is a member of EMVco. and is accepted in over 150 countries including most of Europe, Canada, Australia, the US, and the middle east. It is the predominant brand in Asia Pacific countries, with more acceptance locations than Visa or MasterCard combined.

TouchNet is a registered ISO for VISA, for PayPath through Commerce Bank.