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Nationally Recognized Education Leader, Dr. William E. Kirwan, to Join Regent Board of Directors

June 26, 2017

Frederick, MD – Regent Education, the leading partner in innovating financial aid solutions for higher education, today announced that William E. (Brit) Kirwan, Chancellor Emeritus of the University of Maryland System and past President of The Ohio State University, will join the company’s board of directors. Dr. Kirwan is a nationally recognized leader across higher […]

Herzing University Transforms Financial Aid Processes Using Regent Education

May 18, 2017

Frederick, MD – Herzing University has partnered with Regent Education to transform its financial aid processes. Serving a large population of adult learners and career-focused students through a variety of flexible programs, Herzing required a solution that could accommodate rolling enrollments while simultaneously improving the overall student experience. After an exhaustive search, the University found […]

Regent Education Announces Major Software Upgrade, Release 4.1 for Regent Award, Its Flagship Financial Aid Management Solution

April 19, 2017

Frederick, MD – Regent Education, the industry’s only financial aid management solution to fully support non-traditional and traditional enrollment models, today announced the release of its 4.1 update to the Regent Award Financial Aid Management Solution. This release features usability and design enhancements, compliance updates, and a feature-consolidation initiative – resulting in a more powerful user […]

Regent Education Secures $8.5M in Funding

February 28, 2017

Frederick, MD – Regent Education, the leader in automated financial aid management and enrollment optimization solutions, today announced it has completed an $8.5 million round of funding with participation from both new and existing investors, as well as select clients. With this investment, Regent will accelerate product development across its suite of financial aid automation products, […]

Regent Education Appoints Jim Hermens as CEO

February 23, 2017

Frederick, MD – Regent Education, the leading provider of financial aid and enrollment management software solutions, recently elevated Jim Hermens to the role of CEO, succeeding Randy Jones. As CEO, Hermens will lead Regent’s growth strategy and oversee all aspects of solution and implementation development, client success, and business performance and planning. Regent expects to capitalize […]

Washington Student Achievement Council Selects Regent Education to Automate its WASFA Process for DREAMers

November 30, 2016

Frederick, MD – The Washington Student Achievement Council (WSAC) has selected Regent Education’s Electronic Application for State Financial Aid (e-ASFA) to automate its Washington Application for State Financial Aid (WASFA) process for all participating schools within the state of Washington. For students who are ineligible for federal financial aid due to immigration status, the WASFA provides […]

Regent Education Announces Release 3.5, Latest Version of Regent Award Provides Full Support for Prior-Prior Year and Significant Packaging Enhancements

October 4, 2016

Frederick, MD – Regent Education recently has enhanced the functionality of its Regent Award Financial Aid Management Solution with the upgrade to Release 3.5. This release provides support for the 2017-2018 Prior-Prior Year (PPY) ISIR processing, development of select overrides and data view capabilities, and State fund application processing and submission of e-ASFA (similar to the […]

Regent Education Names Jim Hermens as President

September 17, 2015

Frederick, MD – Regent Education, the leading provider of financial aid and enrollment management software solutions, today announced the addition of higher education veteran Jim Hermens to the executive team where he will serve as the Company’s president. Hermens has an extensive background with higher education technology firms and comes from Blackboard Inc. where he served […]

Regent Education Announces Support for the Department of Education’s Experimental Sites Initiative

July 20, 2015

Frederick, MD – Regent Education has announced support for the Department of Education’s Limited Direct Assessment Experiment via its industry leading  financial aid management software, Regent Award. Regent Award is the only solution to offer full support for all enrollment models, including non-term and Competency Based Education (CBE). In July 2014, the president passed legislation entitled the Experimental Sites Initiative (ESI). […]

Regent Releases Mohave Community College Case Study

January 22, 2015

The Need Mohave Community College (MCC) identified three key opportunities related to its Title IV verification process and set out to find a solution that would reduce the administrative costs, improve service and provide additional compliance controls. With more than 5,000 students and 4 locations, it was imperative that MCC find a robust solution that […]