College Website Design Agency: Building Conversion Machines

Higher Education Website Design.

College Website Design: Conversion friendly.

College Website Design


Can a college website design transform a college, create an inflection point, and grow enrollment, endowment and reputation? The websites we design always do. Recognized as one of the top college website design agencies, Elliance delivers ROI as measured by improved student quality, enhanced Google rankings, increased in giving rates, and reduced bounce rates.

Landing Page Design


When it comes to landing pages, one size certainly doesn’t fit all. We create lean landing pages for lead generation and story landing pages for building reputation and improving admissions and giving yield. Whatever the need, our goal is simple: to move the hearts and wallets.

Giving Website Design


Whether you are launching the annual campaign or a capital campaign, you instinctively know that enchantment and endearment are the doorways to “the ask”. As one of the best college website design agencies with strength in storytelling and a deep understanding of branding, Elliance creates great giving websites that foster a culture of giving.

International Websites


A great international website answers burning questions, promotes credibility enhancers, and lets prospective students know if they will find the right balance of happiness, challenge and support while studying far away from loved ones. In English or in a foreign language. That’s what we build.

Higher Education Case studies

More Proof

Pursuit of the “right-fit”

St. Edward's University

Challenged by declining applicants and students in the graduate school, St. Edward's University turned to Elliance. We created landing pages and ran a paid-advertising program, both of which told a story that resonated with the right-fit students.

Acquiring the holy grail of higher education

Concordia University

Can the most elusive adult audience in higher education be motivated to raise their hands on the web? Absolutely. By ensuring that carefully written “you-can-do-it” messages appear on search engines when the reluctant adult students are exploring their options.

Become the unquestioned market leader

Heinz School at Carnegie Mellon

Heinz School at Carnegie Mellon University reversed a four-year enrollment decline, increased enrollment by 118%, raised student quality and became the unquestioned market leader for IT Leadership.

Higher Education Clients Served

  • Appalachian Bible College
  • Assumption College
  • Bryant University
  • Concordia University Irvine
  • Manchester Busines School
  • North Central College

Recent Higher Education Blog Posts

  • Compliance Not Always an Easy Task

    January 11, 2018

    In a recent post titled “ADA Accessibility Compliance for College and University Websites,” the question of how to ensure WCAG 2.0 compliance was covered briefly. In this post, I will expand on a couple of the challenges of making an … Continue reading

  • Return on Investment (ROI) for a Website Redesign

    January 07, 2018

    In redesigning websites for 25 years, we have come to realize that a website is a machine for liberating prosperity and realizing institutional destiny. However making a business case for to ROI-minded, quant-driven business leaders (such as chief operating officers … Continue reading

  • How SEO is Essential to Website Design

    October 19, 2017

    Recently Elliance worked with Highmark Insurance Group to launch their new website. As part of all our web design and development projects, whether for insurance or manufacturing companies or higher education institutions, one of the points of distinction that no … Continue reading

We have presented successes at

  • American Marketing Association