Higher One, a technology and payment services company focused on higher education, announces that during the third quarter of this year it added over 20 new OneDisburse® Refund Management® funds disbursement clients and clients who will be using various modules of the CASHNet® suite of payment services. These clients join more than 770 college and university campuses already partnered with Higher One. In addition, Higher One renewed contracts with more than five existing customers during this timeframe, upholding its near-perfect client retention rate.

New and renewed clients include:
  • Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland
  • Mt. San Antonio College, Walnut, California
  • Jones International University, Englewood, Colorado
  • San Joaquin Delta College, Stockton, California
  • Texas A&M University - Kingsville, Kingsville, Texas
  • Franklin Pierce University, Rindge, New Hampshire
  • Brigham Young University - Idaho, Rexburg, Idaho
  • University of Maryland - Baltimore, Baltimore, Maryland
  • Delgado Community College, New Orleans, Louisiana

“Higher One continues to recognize that colleges and universities with budget challenges desire solutions that improve student service without incurring additional costs,” said Rob Reach, Chief Sales Officer at Higher One. “We believe that our refund and payment products and services follow a model of efficiency upon which institutions can rely.”

In addition, a new partnership marks Higher One’s increasing presence in Iowa at Upper Iowa University. There was continued penetration of the southern U.S. market in North Carolina and Mississippi through signed contracts with Fayetteville Technical Community College in Fayetteville, Rowan-Cabarrus Community College in Salisbury and The University of Southern Mississippi in Hattiesburg, a current OneDisburse Refund Management funds disbursement service client that has adopted CASHNet eMarket and CASHNet ePayment to become a dual-services client.

About Higher One

Higher One Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: ONE) is a leading company focused on helping college business offices manage operations and providing enhanced service to students. Through a full array of services from refunds, payments, electronic billing, payment plans and more, Higher One works closely with colleges and universities to ensure students receive Financial Aid refunds quickly, can pay tuition and bills online, make on-campus and community purchases and learn the basics of financial management.

Higher One provides its services to approximately 5.8 million students at distinguished public and private higher education institutions nationwide. More information about Higher One can be found at HigherOne.com.

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