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Our Story

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March 2018

Two students discover a massive class scheduling planning problem.
Columbia University Computer Science students Justin Wenig & Nicholas Diao become friends with individuals in Columbia IT department and realize the massive pain involved with class schedule planning. Scheduling is often a manual, error-prone process with limited visibility into data that can boost student success.

July 2018

Working out of a dorm room at Columbia University, Nick and Justin write V1 of Coursedog's Class Scheduling App.

August 2018

Coursedog signs its first beta pilot contracts to help campuses with scheduling. Every school that uses the software opts into procuring more Coursedog products.
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December 2018

Coursedog raises venture capital financing to serve more universities.
Coursedog is accepted into the world-famous Y Combinator accelerator for the most promising technology startups on the planet. After a successful 4 month stint in California, Coursedog comes home with $1.5m in venture capital financing and a host of new partners.
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Coursedog launches catalog, curriculum and event management solutions.
With a fast growing team and many new customers joining, Coursedog launches several new solutions to the market.
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Early 2020

Coursedog raises $4M Series A led by Josh Kopelman at First Round Capital.
To help with scaling up from 60 universities to hundreds, Coursedog raises additional venture capital financing.
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