As a national full-service CPA and consulting firm devoted to serving nonprofit organizations, CapinCrouse provides professional solutions to organizations whose outcomes are measured in lives changed. With nearly 1,500 nonprofit clients, including more than 90 colleges, universities, and seminaries, we provide a wide range of audit, review, tax, advisory and cybersecurity services to help you achieve your mission. Whether your institution requires assistance with formulating clear financial performance reports, complying with changing accounting standards, assessing and reducing your cybersecurity risk, or evaluating and coaching your financial leadership team, we can customize a solution to meet your specific situation. CapinCrouse is an independent member of the BDO Alliance USA.
When you’re looking for advice, support, solutions – or an idea to take your institution to the next level – let Cherry Bekaert be your guide forward. After more than 70 years in business, Cherry Bekaert has grown to over 1,100 associates with more than 60 professionals that specialize in serving the higher education industry. We are proud of our strong track record of providing education, guidance and thought leadership to more than 70 colleges, universities and related foundations. Many institutions know us for our core services in audit, assurance and regulatory compliance, but as the needs of our clients have changed, we’ve grown our advisory and consulting practices to bring vital services and solutions to our clients in areas such as information technology solutions, cybersecurity, outsourced internal audit services, and more. Let us help your institution navigate the complexities of the tax-exempt environment, enabling you to meet today’s challenges and plan strategically for the future.
Elliott Davis is a full-service accounting firm providing expertise in tax, assurance services, consulting, and accounting resources.
First American Education Finance offers competitive equipment and project-focused financing solutions. With more than 600 education clients, and 30 state association partnerships, First American understands the unique needs of educational institutions. First American is recognized for providing outstanding customer service and excellent financial products at competitive rates that result in long-term partnerships with their clients.
Commonly Leased and Financed Projects and Equipment Include: Deferred Maintenance Projects and Energy Savings Initiatives (LED Lighting, Co-Gen Plants, Boilers, HVAC, Roofing Upgrades), Computer Hardware and Software; Networking Equipment; ERP Software and Implementation Services; Telephone Systems; Dining Hall Equipment; Medical and Laboratory Equipment; Office, Dorm, and Library Furniture; Athletic, Stadium, and Fitness Equipment (Turf Fields, Stadium Lights, Elliptical Machines, Treadmills, Marching Band Equipment); Vehicles (Coach buses, Trucks, and Maintenance Equipment).
We are the proud sponsors of the Cash Back Mortgage Program that allows anyone purchasing a home through our Program to receive .5% of the home Purchase Price back in cash after closing. Additionally, the sponsoring College or University receives $250 towards a new scholarship fund for each graduate, employee or alumni who participates in the Program!!
Designated by the State of South Carolina, South Carolina Student Loan (SCSL) is the only statewide, non-profit education lender. They are dedicated to making higher education possible. Every loan made since the inception of the program in 1973 has been made for one purpose….to assist people in achieving the dream of a college education. SCSL offers a private student loan, the Palmetto Assistance Loan (PAL), and they are the only source in the state for loans under the SC Teachers Loan Program.
Vemo Education is an education finance company that helps colleges and universities design and deploy student-centric, income-based financial aid solutions. Vemo’s full-service approach to income-based student financing solutions can help SCICU members:
• Improve student enrollment mix
• Increase graduation rates
• Boost competitiveness in recruiting
• Generate a new revenue stream
We invite you to learn more about designing an ISA program at your institution by checking us out at www.vemo.com
Regions Financial Corporation is a bank and financial services company headquartered in the Regions Center in Birmingham, Alabama. The company provides retail and commercial banking, trust, securities brokerage, mortgage and insurance products and services.
Williams & Fudge was founded in 1986 and is a family owned business with the purpose of serving the higher education community. We partner with over 1,400 colleges and universities, including all SCICU member institutions, for the collection of defaulted student loans and receivables.