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UniversityNow Funding Round

UniversityNow, operating out of San Francisco, secured $19 million from Bertelsmann Digital Media Investments, First Analysis and Bronze Investments.

Transaction Overview

Company Name
Announced On
Transaction Type
Venture Equity
Series C

Bertelsmann Digital Media Investments (Lead Investor) (Dalia Das)

First Analysis (Lead Investor) (Corey Greendale)

Bronze Investments

Kapor Capital (Stephen DeBerry)

Novak Biddle Venture Partners (Philip Bronner)

University Ventures

Proceeds Purpose
Over the next few months, UniversityNow will add new features to its learning platform and announce new partnerships with leading employers and civic organizations. In addition, Patten University and New Charter University will expand their enrollment, launch additional degree programs, and continue to deliver great online instruction to their students.

Company Information

Company Status
Private & Independent
Mailing Address
543 Howard St. 4th Floor
San Francisco, CA 94105
Email Address
Not Recorded
The mission of UniversityNow is to help ensure that affordable, high quality post-secondary education is available to people everywhere. To accomplish this, we are building a network of the most affordable and accessible accredited universities in the world, starting with the launch of New Charter University.
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Chief Executive Officer
Gene Wade
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VP - Marketing
Kathleen Farley
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