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4 Ways to Cope With Budget Cuts and Save Money on Campus
Thu, 07/25/2019

If you work in Higher Education, you know those two dreaded words very well: budget cuts.  Over the past 10 years, states have reduced their funding for public universities by an average of 16 percent, with some states hitting harder than others.  So what can you do to cope with shrinking budgets, without laying off any employees?

Custom Programming for Higher Education
Tue, 07/23/2019

We are very proud to announce that Liftoff Academics now offers custom programming for Higher Ed!  Do you have an idea for a new web application on your campus?  Or maybe you've seen a problem that could be fixed with the right software. 

No job is too big or too small; Liftoff Academics is here to help.

5 Reasons Your School Needs FlightPath for Advising
Thu, 07/18/2019

If you aren't using an online advising system yet, it is a must-have for your campus.  Not only does it standardize advisings, but it ensures accuracy, speed, and can even increase retention rates. 

Read more to see how FlightPath (brought to you by Liftoff Academics) can fulfill all of your school's advising and degree audit needs.

If Your Campus Isn't Mobile-Friendly, It Needs To Be
Fri, 07/12/2019

We all know how convenient modern mobile phones are-- from instant answers on Google and Wikipedia to our favorite music and videos.  Mobile phones are used by a majority of students, but is your campus "mobile friendly?" 

Keep reading to make sure not a single mobile user falls through the cracks.

Wed, 07/10/2019

Welcome to Liftoff Academics, where we create innovative web-based solutions for Higher Education!

At Liftoff, we were founded with a simple mission: to ensure the satisfaction of our clients with quality, robust software that is easy to use, yet powerful and essential to your school. Our software is designed from the ground up to be intuitive and simple, and we know you'll love it. 

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