Experts in Higher Education

Tunabear Inc.

Located in Dallas, Texas since 1998, Tunabear is an Oracle Gold Partner with preeminent expertise in PeopleSoft. Our staff and consultants are fully experienced with PeopleSoft in Higher Education with detailed familiarity with FERPA rules and regulations and all facets of this field.

We are a minority-owned business certified as a State of Texas HUB (Historically Underutilized Business), a U.S. Small Business Enterprise and a certified U.S. Federal SDB (Small Disadvantaged Business)

Tunabear offers superior levels of communication and access and we are a boutique firm dedicated to doing exactly what you need and when you need it so you can be sure that your complex project with be done right, on time and on budget.

Deep Experience within Higher Education

Who’s Who: We have been trusted as resource partners for some of the largest university systems in the country including University of California, University of North Carolina and University of Texas.

Head of the Class: We know more about those specialty areas than most IT firms. Our understanding of the unique organizational and business challenges of universities, their complex fund accounting requirements and the myriad complexities encountered when human resources need to handle all variations of staff, students and faculty populations. We are on the cutting edge of IT in Higher Education, constantly studying, reviewing and ultimately understanding each new update and change in this critical software while Security Compliances, tax updates, state regulation updates and Best Practices are closely monitored.

On Time and On Budget: We know that burgeoning costs and shrinking budgets can give university decision makers huge headaches. Tunabear offers intelligent solutions reducing operational complexity to save universities both time and money.

Resources Reviews: One of Tunabear’s best cost savings can be found with our special talent for helping Project managers understand how a single veteran SME consultant represents savings over less experienced counterparts. This means huge savings on personnel costs while actually experiencing fewer problems and costly delays. Can we help you with a Resource Review?

Senior Talent at Junior Rates: Our Senior Consultants help bring in complex projects on time and on budget through anticipation and thorough knowledge. As Tunabear has no cost layer like big companies, no brick and mortar and no expensive executives, we save you money without sacrificing the highest level of quality.


“Tunabear is the IT staffing firm by which all others are measured.”

 –  CIO,  University of Texas at Dallas


“Tunabear has proved time and again that their incredible roster of PeopleSoft professionals always provides the most knowledgeable talent in the nation.”

 –  Sr. Project Director, University of North Carolina


“We’ve never seen a boutique staffing firm perform with more resilience and tenacity than Tunabear has shown over the past few years.”

 –  Informational Technology Director, University of California