Payment Technology Trends

McKenzie Beach

Storefront | Online, Contactless Marketplace

Nelnet Campus Commerce highlights the success we have seen with implementing Storefront on campuses throughout this year.

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McKenzie Beach

The Importance of Having Refund Options

Offering refund options to students in higher education provides flexibility and positively impacts international students.

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Nadine Nelson

NACHA’s New Account Validation Rule

NACHA’s new rule on account validation goes into effect in March 2021. Angela Nielsen, an accredited ACH professional, shares her insights.

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McKenzie Beach

The Impact of Data Analysis

Nelnet Campus Commerce collaborated in a general session at the Student Loans and Financial Services Virtual Conference hosted by the Professional Development Group on Thursday, November 5, 2020. The panel discussion explained how data analysis can predict enrollment, retention, and cash flow during uncertain times.

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McKenzie Beach

Student Feedback Enhances the Nelnet Campus Key App

Our interns are provided a pitch competition to provide innovated ideas that would enhance Nelnet businesses or products because we value student feedback. An intern group pitched an idea to add a function to the Nelnet Campus Key app that would allow on-campus organizations and clubs to benefit from the platform.

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McKenzie Beach

Four Tips to Implement a New Product

Nelnet Campus Commerce’s implementation team shares their insights regarding our product implementation process. Our proven, tried-and-true implementation process is made up of four steps tailored to your institution’s needs.

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Linda Hansen

The Future of PCI-SSC

The Payment Application-Data Security Standard (PA-DSS) v3.2 expires in October 2022 and will be replaced by the PCI Software Security Framework. Here is how Nelnet is staying ahead of this deadline with security enhancements.

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Linda Hansen

The Impact of PA-DSS

When an institution purchases a PA-DSS validated product, they not only receive the software application, but also take on the responsibility for the infrastructure support and maintenance that will support the application. With a PA-DSS validated product, institutions may need to do more work in-house to maintain the necessary levels of information security.

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Nadine Nelson

Becoming a Cashless Business Office

Becoming cashless has been an increasingly popular way for business offices to streamline their processes and, with the effects of COVID-19, promote health and safety. Explore the process of “going cashless,” including contactless options.

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Nelnet Campus Commerce

Our Partnership with GradGuard

As a result of this partnership, all 1,300+ higher education institutions can have access to a new feature that integrates within their existing Nelnet solution. GradGuard’s tuition insurance provides a refund for deposits, academic fees, housing and tuition when a student completes an unexpected medical withdrawal due to a covered reason such as an illness (mental and physical), accident or injury.

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Nelnet Campus Commerce

How COVID-19 Changed Higher Education

Many institutions have been asking how COVID-19 will impact enrollment numbers – though the answer tends to rely on a number of factors, our survey respondents have actually seen fairly positive results. Institutions had to change rapidly in early 2020, but there was still a lot of work to do before re-launching in the fall.

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Nadine Nelson

Cybersecurity and Working From Home

CampusGuard, a cybersecurity and compliance company, discusses the transition to working from home came with a lot of challenges – especially when it comes to cybersecurity and technical needs. Make sure staff members aren’t just using a dedicated work space – but are protecting it as well.

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