Terra Dotta

501 W. Franklin Street
Suite 105
Chapel Hill, NC 27516-2339

Company Established In


Terra Dotta produces enrollment management software for study abroad, international student and scholar services, and travel and risk management offices of all sizes. We use emerging technologies to deliver rich Internet applications that bring people closer together.

With Terra Dotta software, you are able to:
♦ Increase enrollment and participation
♦ Find and report information easily
♦ Automate tasks
♦ Enrich communications
♦ Mitigate risk proactively

TDS for Study Abroad, formerly known as StudioAbroad, is web-based software designed to save time and money by automating processes and making it easy to ensure that applicants, staff, administrators, and parents receive the important information they need.

With TDS for Study Abroad you can maintain your own website, keep your program brochures online and up-to-date, accept applications online, organize data, and mitigate the risks associated with international travel and living. TDS for Study Abroad has the user-friendly features needed to facilitate your online process-management goals.

♦ Terra Dotta Software (TD Software) for study abroad is designed to make study abroad offices run more efficiently while    easily providing information to students, staff, administrators, and parents.
♦ TD Software for ISSS offices manages data collection, documentation, communications and reporting of international    students before, during and after their time on campus. TD Software for ISSS allows a university to deploy and collect    important information throughout the international student life cycle from students anywhere in the world.
♦ TD Software for application management is used for management of student applications for work abroad, internships,    honors programs and more.
♦ TD Software for risk management makes campus traveler information readily available to quickly locate and communicate    with the universitys students, staff and faculty who are traveling internationally or domestically in the event of emergency.

Over 565 educational institutions and businesses trust Terra Dotta software to manage their application process and streamline their operations. Terra Dotta is committed to effective process automation and the secure management of data.
The flexibility and robust features have made our software essential to all types of organizations. Terra Dotta's international education roots and innovative software capabilities serve the complex needs of many educational and business offices.

Terra Dotta software simplifies your everyday processes from the way you access information to the way you gather data and create reports. Risk management capabilities are an integral aspect of each product, providing the ability to locate and communicate with your applicants and travelers worldwide. Simply put, Terra Dotta software allows you to realize the full potential of your data and use the software your way at your institution.

Terra Dotta clients have a strong influence over the evolution of our software. We encourage and embrace client suggestions for new features they need to facilitate their enrollment processes. These suggestions are the basis of new features added in each new version and over the years have helped make our software strong and flexible.

Terra Dotta is staffed by a diverse and talented team of employees with various backgrounds, different experiences, and unique points of view. Our employees foster ongoing, innovative ideas to create flexibility within our software and exceed customer expectations. Diversity is a source of our strength and allows us to better meet and understand the needs of customers.

The Terra Dotta team includes former teachers who have taught at middle school, high school, and university levels within the US and abroad. Employees include former study abroad office staff from UNC-Chapel Hill, the University of Richmond, and the University of Virginia. 90% of our staff has worked abroad, studied abroad, volunteered in the Peace Corps, or led students on programs abroad. These educational experiences have inspired our employees to promote globalization in our communities.

Community Outreach Terra Dotta gives back to the community by sponsoring organizations such as:
♦ Delaware Valley Re-Entry Conference
♦ Diversity Abroad / Diversity Network
♦ Foundation for Asia-Pacific Education
♦ FEA Scholarship
♦ Washington Area Study Abroad Network
♦ Lessons From Abroad

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