Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) software has been applied to industries to support financial accounting, procurement, human resources, customer service management and supply change management. Recently, it is being promoted to new areas, for example, higher education. This paper examines the application of ERP software in Romanian universities. Taking into consideration that for industry implementations there are already many performed studies the authors started by considering university implementations as a particular case for the industry ones. Starting from this, they have identified the particular elements for the case of universities.