Ensuring Competitiveness by

Modernizing Operations

NSCAD University Client Story


Full implementation of Ellucian® Colleague®


NSCAD University improves all aspects of their campus activities through the introduction of an integrated ERP.

Business Need

NSCAD University needed to increase its efficiency  and reduce costs in its provision of services to students, staff and other stakeholders.


NSCAD selected OA Solutions to complete a full implementation of all 3 systems (ST, CF and HR/PR) within one year. Since the implementation, there has been continued support for NSCAD with on-going patching, system administration, technical support and user support.


Fully integrated ERP servicing all aspects of the University's business

Removed redundant processes

Reduced the need for many labour intensive operations

Provided the opportunity for data to be rationalized and consolidated

Identified potential time and cost savings