The Best Online Form Builder for Higher Education

Join the ranks of leading educational institutions that already embraced Cognito Forms and revolutionized their education workflows.

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Your all-in-one solution

At its core, Cognito Forms is a form builder and data management platform designed to cater to the needs of educational organizations. With powerful features and customizable options, it stands out as the premier choice for colleges, universities, and educational service providers.

Versatile and Adaptable

Cognito Forms offers unmatched versatility and adaptability to your institution's unique needs. Our platform accommodates a diverse range of use cases in higher education, from admissions and enrollment forms to event registration, surveys, and evaluations – ensuring it scales with you as your requirements evolve.

Intuitive and User-Friendly

Higher educational users often grapple with complex systems and processes. However, with Cognito Forms, the user experience is at the forefront. Our intuitive drag-and-drop interface makes form creation a breeze, enabling even non-technical staff to build and deploy forms effortlessly – no coding skills required!

Seamless Integration

Cognito Forms plays well with your existing tech ecosystem. Our platform effortlessly integrates with popular apps and tools, including Google Workspace, Microsoft 365, Salesforce, and more. Data syncing becomes seamless, eliminating manual data transfer and fostering collaboration across departments.

Empowering the Education Ecosystem

At Cognito Forms, we recognize that education is not a one-size-fits-all approach. And our platform is designed to enhance the entire education ecosystem, from faculty and administrators to students and parents.

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Admissions and Enrollment Made Easy

Simplify and automate the admission and enrollment process with polished and professional online forms.

Optimizing Student Feedback

Optimize student feedback with easy-to-create surveys that extract valuable insights to nurture growth and success.

Faculty and Staff Management

Transform HR processes through seamless workflows, allowing administrative staff to prioritize tasks that drive academic excellence.

Cognito Forms has been a huge time saver and has been immensely helpful to our institution. When we had in-person orientation, we needed a really complex conditional logic type form for students to sign up. And now, any time we need a signup form at our college, it’s always Cognito Forms.

Alli McCown
Laramie County Community College

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Advanced Features

Cognito Forms is simple enough for anyone to build and powerful enough for your most complex and demanding tasks. We provide the building blocks- you craft the solutions.

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An excellent starting point for smaller institutions or those looking to explore the platform's capabilities.


Designed for growing institutions or those seeking more advanced features without Cognito Forms branding.

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For larger institutions or those requiring collaboration and data management capabilities.

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Meets the most extensive and complex needs of larger universities and educational consortiums.

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Higher Education Workflows

Our platform is adaptable to your institution's unique needs, ensuring it scales with you as your requirements evolve. Check out our resources on higher education.

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