Higher Education

Information Security and Compliance Software for Colleges & Universities

Institutions of higher education (IHEs) are expected to develop an information security program to protect the personal information of their students. Creating a cybersecurity program which meets the regulatory requirements can be a challenge without the right resources. Tandem is here to help.


Tandem tracks and implements changes to our suite of products in accordance with information security regulations and guidance which apply to IHEs. This means, you can partner with us to help ensure your cybersecurity program stays up to date.

Our software helps you maintain compliance with the following sources of regulatory guidance for colleges and universities.

  • Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act (GLBA)
  • Federal Trade Commission (FTC) Standards for Safeguarding Customer Information
  • Federal Financial Institutions Examination Council (FFIEC) IT Examination Booklets
  • Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) Alerts and Tips
  • National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) Publications

Tandem Products

Tandem's entire suite of SaaS products are designed specifically to help colleges and universities with limited resources improve their information security, stay in compliance, and lower overhead costs.

Audit Management

Conduct and respond to audits through a unique framework designed to help you manage, track, and report on the results.

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Business Continuity Planning

Define and outline plans and procedures to effectively manage bank operations before, during, and after a disaster.

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Compliance Management

Identify, schedule, and track important bank compliance projects and deadlines, such as reporting, audits, training, and operations.

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Complete and report on the FFIEC Cybersecurity Assessment Tool using a streamlined framework. Report your growth plan and peer comparison data to management.

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Identity Theft Prevention

Create your Identity Theft Prevention Program document, along with customizable employee training for Identity Theft Red Flags.

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Incident Management

Prepare for security incidents by developing an incident response plan. When incidents do occur, track and document them throughout your incident handling process.

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Test and train your employees to recognize and avoid social engineering attacks by sending simulated phishing emails.

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Create and maintain your enterprise-wide policies in Tandem. Use our Information Security Policies set, tailored for your college or university through a multiple-choice questionnaire.

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Risk Assessment

Perform an information security risk assessment, as well as individual information asset risk assessments with our easy-to-follow format in Tandem.

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Vendor Management

Manage contracts, documents, risk assessments, and other information related to your third-party relationships.

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