SUS debuts new student services mobile app - Thursday, April 04, 2013
Southern University System recently announced the debut of its mobile
application suite 'eNtourage' for Southern University Baton Rouge
SUBR is leading the technology wave by being one of the
first campuses in the U.S. and Canada to provide course add and drop,
shopping cart registration, and student bill payment directly from
students' mobile devices. The new mobile app has a robust suite of
applications covering the entire student pipeline management and
provides SUBR students and staff with one stop access to the
University's information such as campus news, events, maps, and
To achieve this endeavor, Southern University deployed N2N Services Incorporated's Mobile Student Engagement solution.
meeting the needs of today's millennial student, the Southern
University System sought a solution that would transform the student
on-boarding experience for prospective students and further engage them
throughout their matriculation on campus. N2N Services mobile suite for
student engagement provided such a solution," said Tony Moore, vice
president of information technology, SU System.
Moore added, "In
today's competitive market for students, mobile engagement is an
essential part of the communication plan for attracting students using
platforms indigenous to their digital world. We are proud of our
partnership with N2N and look forward to a continued successful
He explained the eNtourage suite will positively
impact the University's metrics pertaining to student recruitment,
retention, progression, graduation rates, and ultimately alumni
involvement and donations.
"N2N's mobile application will assist
our campus with meeting critical customer service benchmarks associated
with our student enrollment and registration services. We are proud to
partner with N2N attaining our strategic goals," said Carlos Thomas,
chief information officer, SUBR.
N2N Services Incorporated is a
software solution provider in the fields of mobile application
development, systems integration, product management, and custom
Kiran Kodithala, CEO of N2N Services
Incorporated commented, "My sincere congratulations to Southern
University and A&M College's leadership for understanding the needs
of the mobile generation. Students are connected using mobile devices
for their computing, social networking, and communication needs.
Institutions like SUBR are leading the student engagement process by
providing students better tools to interact with their campus on their