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Software for Schools

Empower your school with modern tools for marketing, admissions, online learning and so much more.

Equip. Inspire. Empower.

Thousands of schools use Finalsite's school software every day. For Admissions Directors, this may mean leveraging email marketing tools with a deep enrollment management solution, great design and compelling, rich visually engaging pages. For Technology Directors, sophisticated integration capabilities, advanced web development options and granular permissions make all the difference. Communications and Marketing Directors love the ability to create forms, update content quickly, build landing pages and advance their school marketing campaigns. And Heads of School, Superintendents and school leaders have peace of mind that there's clear ROI, that there's a deep support bench and a partner with Finalsite who is looking out for them. And that's just the beginning!

A Best-in-Class Marketing & Communications Platform, Built Exclusively for Schools & Districts.

Content Management System

Simple to use. Versatile. Powerful.

When it comes to content management, we want to empower school professionals to quickly make changes, add pictures, leverage social media, all without thinking. Yet, our platform also has a range of features for experienced web designers to go beyond basic editing and build compelling layouts and rich user experiences quickly and efficiently.

When you add beautiful emails to the mix along with data integration to help personalize the content and streamline information flow, you have a solution for success.


Finalsite Composer provides the simplicity and security website managers require, without sacrificing design quality, functionality or performance.


Easily Update SEO Content


Marketing & Communications

Build leads. Engage them. Enroll them.

When you combine our staff expertise and consulting services with the broad suite of school marketing and communication tools in our Platform, you will be armed with everything you need to tackle the ever-evolving and demanding challenges you face when it comes to marketing and communications.

From our inbound marketing tools to manage your engagement funnel, to simplified content management for news, athletics, calendars, to sophisticated email campaign management, to embedded SEO functionality — you will be ready to (rock and) roll. 


Social Media Integration, Moderation and Management


Inbound Marketing Software

Recruit, Retain and Engage Your Families Like Never Before.

From the moment a prospective family searches for "best schools near me" to the moment they graduate, and everyday in between, Finalsite's suite of inbound marketing tools and services empower your school to increase inquiries, enrolled students, and donations — with less time and effort.

Inbound marketing tools include:

  • Automated email workflows
  • Simplified email marketing
  • Timed page pops
  • Content marketing tools for blogs
  • Smart forms (Coming in late 2019)
  • Integrations with admissions software to streamline processes


Build automated email campaigns that improve results and save your admissions, marketing, and development teams' time.

Accurate Statistics and Reporting


Online Payments

Simplify and Personalize the Online Payment Experience.

Handle all your online payment and giving needs with an intuitive, award-winning and mobile-friendly software solution. Powered by BlueSnap, a robust online payment platform that simplifies the online payment process for your families around the world, families pay when, where, and how they want with Finalsite Payments. With more than 110 accepted payment methods and 100 supported currencies, you no longer have to deal with the frustration of managing numerous gateways, systems, fees, and more.


Finalsite Payments provides a personalized payment experience with less hassle for your community and website administrators.



Save Time and Personalize Communications.

Securely share news, calendars, pictures and downloads in a safe, protected, web based area that's tailored for the individual. By integrating your information systems, LDAP or Google, and the Finalsite Platform as a whole, you save countless hours for all staff, while also simplifying logins and information sharing for your families, faculty, and staff. 



Connect Your Systems and Streamline Logins.

Every client we work with has multiple systems that require logins or contain data that is useful to support your communications efforts. Finalsite brings more than 70 partners into its ecosystem to speed up how quickly you can bring systems together and create a seamless all in one solution for your parents, students and faculty.


Finalsite works with more than 30 (and counting!) frequently used single sign-on partners, student information systems, and payment gateways.

Leverage Your Data





Website pages securely hosted every day.


Content Management Modules

For calendars, blogs, news, social media marketing, and so much more.


Integrations & Single Sign-Ons

With systems like Blackbaud, Powerschool, Ravenna, Veracross and many more.


Hosting Uptime

Guaranteed uptime and the same iron-clad security as your website, means you can rest assured that your Portals are up


Annual Total

Credit Card Transactions authorized by the Payments Module.


Average Number of Portal Users

Logged in Daily (teachers, students, parents, alumni, etc.)

What Our Clients Are Saying

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“It's nice and convenient that Finalsite offers so many modules under one umbrella that can be used to share out the content in numerous ways.”

Sarah Good, Director
Highland Park Presbyterian Day School

What Our Clients Are Saying

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"We were impressed by the functionality, visual and aesthetic design with Posts. It simply works and made sense for what we were hoping to accomplish."

Zaw Lyn, Associate Director of Communications
Maret School

What Our Clients Are Saying

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"Finalsite Feeds provides me with a platform to engage my audiences with authentic content they enjoy."

Sarah Gordon, Director of Communications
Choate Rosemary Hall

Finalsite Courses


Free Online Courses

Want to improve your retention? Looking to improve your website? Finalsite offers free online courses to learn at your own pace & meet new goals for your school!

Get a Free 15-Minute Website Consultation!

Give us 15 minutes of your time and we'll give you expert feedback on your school, district or university website — no strings attached.