Specifications include, but are not limited to: provide a single portal that will consolidate distinct software systems and function
as a full-scale Early Alert system/platform. This system would add a most needed function in the current IDP
system; provide an App for student use (i.e. appointment scheduler with advisor/ tutors/ faculty;
administrators): converse with advisor (email, text messaging): connect with educational platforms (i.e.
Blackboard): show financial aid/scholarship awards and student accounts; possibility of skype or zoom
meetings with tutors/ staff/ faculty/ advisors etc.; compatible with Banner; Data Analytics and Predictive
models Swipe system; ability to alert students but also congratulate them for doing well.