Acquired by on July 1, 2016
Total Equity Funding
$3.1M in 3 Rounds from 3 Investors
New York, New York
Unigo is an online business matching students with colleges, scholarships, internships, student loans, majors and careers.
Education, EdTech, Universities, Young Adults

Company Details


Unigo’s consumer site has 1.8 million registered users and receives 14 million unique visitors per year. The site provides personalized matches with 6,500 colleges, 700,000 college reviews, 3.6 million scholarships, 90,000 internships and 3.3 million study materials. Unigo’s investors include McGraw-Hill Ventures, Dow Jones and The Gates Foundation.

Unigo licenses college data and reviews to many mainstream media brands including The Wall Street Journal, U.S. News & World Report, USA Today, and ABC News. Unigo also created curriculum and tutoring services with McGraw-Hill Education taught in high schools across the country. At b2e.unigo.com, Unigo provides enrollment and market research services directly to colleges and universities.

Each year, Unigo reaches more than 50% of all college-bound students and provides services to approximately 9 million consumers. The company has received awards and recognitions from Facebook, the Webby Awards, the White House, the Viacom / Get Schooled Foundation and more.

Funding Rounds (4) - $3.2M

DateAmount / RoundValuationLead InvestorInvestors
Jul, 2013$100k / Grant1
Jul, 2012$1.6M / Series B3
Oct, 2009$1M / Series A3
Mar, 2008$500k / Angel0

Acquisitions (3)

Apr 8, 2015Unknown
Sep, 2014Unknown
Jan 5, 2012Unknown

Competitors (3)

  • Chegg is an online textbook rental company offering services to universities and community colleges in the U.S.
  • Kaplan, Inc., a subsidiary of Graham Holdings Company, is a premier provider of educational services for individuals.
  • Princeton Review offers classroom-based print and online, products and services to students, educators, and institutions.

Customers (8)

  • Strayer University is a higher educational institution in Herndon, Virginia that offers various under graduate and graduat academic programs
  • McGraw-Hill Education provides learning solutions.
  • More than 175 years ago, Albert Gallatin, the distinguished statesman who served as secretary of the treasury under President
  • Apple is a multinational corporation that designs, manufactures, and markets consumer electronics, personal computers, and software.
  • News Corp. is a network of leading companies in the worlds of diversified media, news, education and information services.
  • Best Buy is a multinational retailer of technology and entertainment products and services offering consumer electronics and more.
  • The New York City Department of Education (NYCDOE) is the branch of municipal government in New York City that manages the city's public
  • Dell is transforming computing and providing high quality solutions that empower people to do more all over the world.

Partners (7)

  • Owned by Gannett Company, USA Today is the largest circulating newspaper in the United States.
  • McGraw-Hill Education provides learning solutions.
  • U.S. News & World Report is an American media company that publishes consumer advice, rankings, and analysis.
  • Viacom is an American media conglomerate specializing in cable, satellite television networks and cinema.
  • The Wall Street Journal is an American English language daily newspaper and website that features news from the U.S. and worldwide.
  • The Huffington Post, an online news aggregator and blog, publishes content on politics, entertainment, world news, sports, and technology.
  • Bankrate provides consumers with personal finance editorial content, including mortgages, credit cards, personal loans, and others.

Offices/Locations (3)

  • Unigo - Portland Office

    5300 Meadows Road

    Suite 400

    Portland, Oregon 10036

    United States

  • Unigo - Florida Office

    9116 Cypress Green Drive

    Jacksonville, Florida 32256

    United States

  • Headquarters

    21 West 46th Street

    15th Floor

    New York, New York 10036

    United States

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