Banner 9 Essentials

Countdown to Banner 9 Essentials – 7 days before Upgrade

The Upgrade to Banner 9 Essentials begins in 7 Days – October 30, 2020:

  1. Please ensure that all your end of month processing is performed AND completed no later than 4 pm on October 30, 2020.
  2. Banner 8 system will be NOT be available after 5 pm Friday, October 30, 2020.
  3. The New Banner 9 Essentials system will be available for all Banner users effective Monday, November 2, 2020, and all Banner processing functions will be restored.
  4. All Banner 8 data will be transferred to Banner 9 Essentials as a part of the upgrade process.

NOTE:  We performed this same process in February 2020 for the Testing Environment, and you were able to access this in March 2020.

Want more information? Please attend the next CIT Tech Talk on October 23, 2020 (Banner 9 Essentials Upgrade).

Important Notice

We will be moving to Banner 9 Essentials on the weekend of Friday, October 30 (5PM) through Monday, November 2, 2020 (12PM). There will be NO ACCESS by Administration, Staff, Faculty, or Students to the System to include Self Service until UPGRADE is COMPLETE on Nov. 2 at 12PM.

Banner 8 will no longer be AVAILABLE as of Oct 30, 5 PM. This is a MAJOR UPGRADE of BANNER to its latest version. Upgrade verification will occur on Nov. 1 at 3PM by our Testing Teams. Final connections and corrections will occur up to Nov. 2 at 12PM.

Administration, Staff, Faculty, or Students WILL NOT HAVE ACCESS to the System to include Self Service until UPGRADE is COMPLETE on 2 Nov 12 Noon 

Banner 8 will no longer be AVAILABLE effective 30 Oct 5 pm. 

This is a MAJOR UPGRADE of BANNER to its current version. Upgrade verification will occur on 1 Nov at 3 pm by our Testing Teams. Final connections and corrections will occur up to 2 Nov 12 Noon

ALL processing of any kind that uses Banner must be completed by 5PM on Oct. 30. This includes the use of Self Service, Finance, Payroll, Human Resources, Financial Aid, Registrar, Alumni, Purchasing, Faculty, and Student related, etc.

Banner 9 Essentials using your InfoTech Login software graphic.

Video Training Segments

Watch each video by accessing the links. This self-study tool facilitates learning for all Banner 9 Essentials (TOTAL: 1 hour of video study).

Banner 9 Essentials — Navigation the Banner Landing Page and Keyboard Shortcuts

Banner 9 Essentials — User Preferences for Admin

Banner 9 Essentials — Searching and Filtering Data

Banner 9 Essentials — Creating and Launching Quickflows

Banner 9 Essentials — An Overview of the User Interface and Keyboard Shortcuts

Banner 9 Essentials — Basic Navigation Training

Register with Zoom in advance of this video training. After registration, a confirmation email will be sent.

Banner 9 Essentials — Searching and Filtering Data

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Banner 9 Essentials — Creating and Launching Quickflows

Register with Zoom in advance of this video training. After registration, a confirmation email will be sent.

Banner 9 Essentials — User Preferences for Admin

Register with Zoom in advance of this video training. After registration, a confirmation email will be sent.