Reducing the Risk of Higher Education Partnerships, Mergers and Acquisitions

The past decade has been difficult for higher education institutions – from enrollment decline to pandemic-related challenges – a number of colleges and universities are looking toward education partnerships, mergers and acquisitions to bolster their financial condition. Such endeavors are not without risk and require significant strategic and operational due diligence.

Mitigating the risks associated with these educational combinations should be the focus of any institution looking toward such an association. Our specialists Josh Burgher, Joe Russell and Jon Moore recently collaborated on an article featured in University Business. This article provides the key issues beyond legal due diligence these colleges and universities should consider.

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