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Indiana University of Pennsylvania Selects Explorance Blue Course Evaluations to Optimize the Student Learning Experience

Montreal, Quebec – November 28, 2023 – Explorance has announced that Indiana University of Pennsylvania (IUP) has selected Explorance Blue, the next-generation feedback analytics solution, to optimize its student feedback collection through course evaluation. 

IUP has made a significant shift from its traditional in-house system and paper-based assessments by opting for Explorance Blue to carry out course evaluations. Through a best-in-class integration with the institution’s existing Student Information System, Banner, Explorance Blue ensures a seamless course evaluation experience for students, faculty and administrators.  This move aims to centralize all feedback data into a unified system, enabling faculty to efficiently conduct automated and comprehensive course evaluations to drive strategic changes to teaching and learning. 

IUP’s decision to opt for Explorance Blue also aligns with its mission to prioritize faculty involvement to help foster engagement among both staff and students. The utilization of Blue course evaluation notifications and timely reminders, delivered through IUP’s Learning Management System (LMS), emails, and SMS, provides flexibility for instructors to collect feedback. In addition, Explorance Blue offers a personalized course evaluation experience for all platform users. 

About the Indiana University of Pennsylvania 

Located in Indiana, Pennsylvania, the University of Pennsylvania (IUP) was established in 1875. The institution provides more than 140 bachelor’s programs and 60 graduate programs, including the Eberly College of Business and Technology, an education school and a criminology department. Recognized as the second most cost-effective college in Pennsylvania, IUP has consistently been featured in the Princeton Review’s Best Colleges guidebook for 22 consecutive years. For more information, visit iup.edu.

About Explorance  

Explorance empowers higher education institutions with next-generation feedback analytics to accelerate the insight-to-action cycle, encouraging the philosophy of “Feedback for the brave” to drive purpose, impact, and growth. 

In an AI-driven world where feedback is pivotal for decision-making, Explorance is committed to amplifying the student voice, tailoring its solutions to advance vital strategic initiatives like teaching effectiveness and student success. 

Bringing 20 years of expertise, Explorance, a member of the World Economic Forum, has influenced over 25 million individuals with award-winning solutions like Blue, Metrics That Matter, and MLY. A trusted partner for 35% of Fortune 100 companies and 25% of top global educational institutions, Explorance champions data interoperability through key partnerships with major LMS and SIS partners, including Microsoft, Cornerstone, Oracle, Ellucian, and Instructure. 

Explorance, an AI award winner, is consistently among the top employers by the Great Places to Work Institute® and a two-time Global Leader in the 360-degree feedback market by Fortune Business Insights.  

For more information, visit explorance.com or connect on LinkedIn, Facebook, and Twitter. 


Sandrine Thiboutot  

Marketing Content Specialist  



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