Boston, MA –– February 21, 2012 – Jenzabar®, Inc., a leading provider of software, services and strategies for higher education, announced today a partnership with StarRez, the world leader in student housing software solutions. Combined with Jenzabar enterprise resource planning systems (ERPs), StarRez offers the latest, web-based functionality for student housing, conference group management, and judicial services.
Through the partnership, StarRez and Jenzabar provide a complete online housing portal for housing applications, room and roommate selection, lottery management, student demographics, resident communication, staff tools, judicial management, billing, and reporting. The close strategic partnership between Jenzabar and StarRez ensures the most efficient flow of student data and allows student housing assignments to be automatically calculated and shared between systems.
“Together we provide a unified housing solution with the most complete and easy-to-use functionality,” said David Meale, President of StarRez. “The convenience and ease empowers even the most non-technical housing and residence life operations to better serve the students and improve staff efficiency.”
StarRez allows Jenzabar clients to deploy a modern, web-based student housing self-service solution and leverage powerful administrative tools including mobile device deployment, web content management tools, and built-in communication and reporting tools.
“Housing departments need the latest software to be efficient and deliver strong student services. Students have high technology standards, and without suitable software they will feel underserved,” said Robert A. Maginn, Jenzabar Chairman and CEO. “The StarRez partnership provides a highly cohesive platform and enhanced functionality that appeals to both housing staff and students living on campus.”
About StarRez, Inc.
Founded in 1992, StarRez is the world leader in housing, conference, and judicial software with more than 300 customers worldwide. StarRez offers the most complete, easy-to-use, and fully integrated solution for student accommodation providers both small and large. StarRez is a comprehensive student housing solution including: online housing applications, online roommate and room self-selection, core staff administrative functions such as billing, reporting, email, and mail merge, as well as, complete integration with other campus systems. Functional modules and integration solutions can be added at any time.
SOURCE Jenzabar, Inc.