Higher Education Information System (HEI)

Mission & Purpose

The Higher Education Information (HEI) system is a comprehensive relational database that includes student enrollment, course, financial aid, personnel, facilities, and finance data submitted by Ohio's colleges and universities. These data are used for a variety of purposes that include reporting on higher education outcomes, funding formula and financial aid program support, policy analysis, and strategic planning.

HEI Contacts and News

Important Links


New HEI Current System
  • HEI Beta (new system available for testing purposes)


File Documentation for Data Areas


Data Submission Information

Processes & Utilities