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Sort Employees on M-Pathways Timesheet by Name or EmplID - 08/03/11

You now have the option to sort employees on the Timesheet search page by last name.

Before you click the Get Employees button, select the Sort by Last Name checkbox to receive search results for employees in last name order. If... More

M-Pathways eProcurement Changes for v.9.1 - 08/02/11

Reminder! M-Pathways eProcurement will be unavailable beginning on Thursday, August 4, at 5:00 PM through Tuesday, August 9, at 7:00 AM to upgrade to v.9.1. M-marketsite access from eProcurement will not be available during that time.

What eProcurement changes will... More

M-Pathways Financials System Outage - 08/01/11

The M-Pathways Financials and Physical Resources (FINPROD) system will be unavailable from Thursday, August 4, at 5 PM through Tuesday, August 9, at 7:00 AM to upgrade to v.9.1. 

How Does This Impact Me?

FINPROD will not be available for business... More

Changes to Data Warehouse Data Dictionaries - 08/01/11

As of August 9, 2011, the format of the Data Warehouse data dictionaries is changing to prepare for future Data Warehouse data sets. These changes will impact both the data model diagrams and text portions of the dictionaries for all... More

Official Information Available in Third Week Count Data Set - 07/28/11

The Summer 2011 data in the M-Pathways Third Week Count data set and its related SA05 BusinessObjects universe, which was captured as of the end of business on July 19, is now official. You may use the predefined queries in... More

09/30 Cut-off – Reminder for those involved with fundraising planning - 07/27/11

In the last newsletter, we announced a 9/30 cut-off date for changes to DAC. We need to minimize changes to DAC and other data as we get closer to Go Live. Introducing too many changes too close to Go Live... More

Volunteer Commitments Through Go Live - 07/27/11

We are charging ahead with the new Donor and Alumni Relationship Tool (DART) after a very busy and successful year of close collaboration across campus. Our current Go Live target is March 26, 2012 – when we expect everyone... More

DART Road Show - Get a glimpse of how DART works! - 07/27/11

Curious about the new Donor Alumni Relationship Tool (DART)? Register for a DART Road Show session and get a guided tour of the system, including updates since 2010. You’ll see how to:
—Navigate/get around different menus, screens, and pages
—View... More

Facility & Room Characteristics Information Unavailable Thursday, August 4, at 5:00 p.m. through Tuesday, August 9, at 7:00 a.m. - 07/27/11

Facility and room characteristics lookup information in the M-Pathways Student Administration & Human Resource system will be unavailable Thursday, August 4, at 5:00 p.m through Tuesday, August 9, at 7:00 a.m. to support the M-Pathways Financials and Physical Resources system... More

Make a Note – Unit Liaison Program Management Change - 07/26/11

Hello Unit Liaisons,

I am pleased to announce that on August 1, 2011, the UL Program will have a new home in the ITS Performance Support team, led by Laurel Barnes. As most of you know, I have been the interim... More

Updated Project/Grant Financial Reports in M-Reports - 07/21/11

To view the current financial status for your project/grants, access M-Reports on Wolverine Access http://wolverineaccess.umich.edu/reporting_secondary.jsp.

The navigation path is: University Business > Reporting > M-Reports. Once in M-Reports, click the appropriate tab(s), as follows, to view your reports:

--... More

Year-End/June Business Closed - 07/21/11

Year-end and June business closed on July 19, 2011. FINODS, the Financial data set, and the associated BusinessObjects universes in the U-M Data Warehouse were refreshed early in the morning of July 20, 2011.

To run the monthly financial reports from... More

Unofficial Information Available in Third Week Count Data Set - 07/20/11

The data in the Third Week Count data set and its related SA05 BusinessObjects universe for Summer 2011 was extracted and loaded on July 20, 2011. As soon as the data has been checked for accuracy, an e-mail will be... More

Financial Aid Disbursement Calendar for Aid Year 2012 Available - 07/13/11

The new "Financial Aid Disbursement Calendar for Aid Year 2012" is now available.

Select "2011-2012 Disbursement Calendar" from the bottom of the Financial Aid Forms and Instructions page at:
http://www.mais.umich.edu/student/faforms.html

The calendar includes charts for each Disbursement Plan, with the anticipated... More

M-Pathways Financials v9.1 Upgrade - 07/12/11

ITS will upgrade the M-Pathways Financials and Physical Resources system to v.9.1 beginning on Thursday, August 4, at 5:00 p.m. through Tuesday, August 9, at 7:00 a.m. FINPROD will be unavailable during that time.

How Does This Impact Me?

  • FINODS, U-M... More

Uniqname Assignment Unavailable and Impacts to eRecruit - 07/12/11

The MCommunity implementation, which is replacing the U-M Online Directory, is starting Thursday, July 14, at 5:00 p.m. and will continue until Monday, July 18 at 7:00 a.m. During this time, uniqname self-registration, assignment, and Kerberos password resets will be... More

Removal of the PSOPRDEFN table for queries - 07/12/11

A security change requires the removal of the PSOPRDEFN table used in public and private queries. The table is being removed because it contains a password value for each oprid in M-Pathways. A new view has been created (M_HE_OPRDEFN_VW) that... More

New! Online Study Abroad Program and Application Management System - 07/05/11

Hello Student Unit Liaisons, M-Compass is U-M's new online study abroad program and application management system. It tracks and manages the student global experience life cycle, from initial interest to program alumni status. Currently, M-Compass administration is only available... More

Tuition-Valued Awards Updated with Re-Budgeted Tuition Value - 07/05/11

The Regents approved the actual tuition rates for the 2011-2012 academic year at their June meeting. This enabled the following tasks to be completed in M-Pathways:

-- Financial aid budgets have been updated with the actual tuition rates. The tuition component... More

Unofficial Information Available in CRAS Data Set - 07/05/11

The data in the CRAS data set and its associated CR01 BusinessObjects universe for Spring-Summer 2011 was loaded on June 28, 2011. The Office of Budget and Planning is performing a series of data checks and adjustments that may significantly... More

CTools Outage July 2 from 1:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. - 06/28/11

Hello Student Unit Liaisons, We wanted you to be aware that CTools and UM Lessons will be unavailable on July 2 from 1:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. During this service interruption, the database that supports CTools will be upgraded... More

CTools Outage July 2 from 1:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. - 06/28/11

Hello, I am writing to inform you of a service interruption scheduled for 1:00 a.m. until 7:00 p.m., Saturday, July 2, that will affect the CTools system.

During this service interruption, the database that supports CTools will be upgraded for... More

Key deadline for major changes - 06/27/11

We need to minimize changes to DAC and other data as we get closer to Go Live. Introducing too many new changes too close to Go Live, jeopardizes our success. Therefore, new changes and/or modifications will stop after September 30,... More

Go Live Target: March 26, 2012 - 06/27/11

It is full speed ahead as we set forth on transition. Here is a highlight of current activities in some key areas: Unit preparations (including Unit Liaison activities), Comprehensive testing, and Data conversion.

Unit Preparations Ensuring each unit has a plan... More

DART Smart Highlight - 06/27/11

Highlighting improvements, best practices, and more. (Thanks for the suggestion, Dar Matthews!) This issue: Better tracking donor intent. Quick and easy views to see restrictions on the way gifts are spent.

Better tracking donor intent for gifts
We often need to... More

Unofficial Information Available in CRAS Data Set - 06/24/11

The data in the CRAS data set and its associated CR01 BusinessObjects universe for Spring 2011 was loaded on June 23, 2011. The Office of Budget and Planning is performing a series of data checks and adjustments that may significantly... More

Official Information Available in Third Week Count Data Set - 06/10/11

The Spring/Summer 2011 data in the M-Pathways Third Week Count data set and its related SA05 BusinessObjects universe, which was captured as of the end of business on May 23, 2011, is now official. You may use the predefined queries... More

May 2011 Business Closed - 06/09/11

May business closed on June 6, 2011. FINODS, the Financial data set and the associated BusinessObjects universes in the U-M Data Warehouse were refreshed early in the morning of June 7, 2011.

To run the monthly financial reports from FINODS, see... More

HRMS Update, Issue #48, June 2011 - 06/09/11

The latest HRMS Update is on My LINC, and it contains information about:


• DBE Workflow – Deadline June 30, 2011
• New Estimated Retirement Date Page Added in Employee Business
• Non Student Temporary and Enhancements Added to M­Pathways... More

May 2011 Business is Closed - 06/08/11

May business closed on June 6, 2011. FINODS, the Financial data set and the associated BusinessObjects universes in the U-M Data Warehouse were refreshed early in the morning of June 7, 2011.

U-M now closes the Accounting Period on the fourth... More

BusinessObjects Performance Issues and Remediation - 06/01/11

ITS is aware of several systemic problems regarding our BusinessObjects environment, specifically performance issues. Working with our vendor, we have planned several initiatives to fix these problems over the next 18 months. You can find details of our issues and... More

June and July FIN UL Meetings and Action Items - 05/31/11

The June 15, 2011, FIN UL meeting is canceled. But the July 20 meeting is on, as scheduled. The July agenda is not yet finalized, but we recommend you attend to get just-in-time information about the Financials/Physical Resources 9.1upgrade, which... More

Financials System Upgrade - August 2011 - 05/24/11

ITS is upgrading the M-Pathways Financials and Physical Resources System to version 9.1 on August 9, 2011. Work on the upgrade is well underway, and we are partnering with business process owners and units to ensure a smooth transition.

What... More

Unofficial Information Available in Third Week Count Data Set - 05/24/11

The data in the Third Week Count data set and its related SA05 BusinessObjects universe for Spring 2011 and Spring-Summer 2011 was extracted and loaded on May 24, 2011. As soon as the data has been checked for accuracy, an... More

Getting ready- unit prep activities - 05/17/11

During March, Unit Liaisons provided information on over 90 supplemental and shadow systems across campus. The project team is compiling that data with other information on more than 150 interfaces, legacy batch jobs, and reports that schools/colleges/units use to support... More

Looking Ahead for Go Live - 05/17/11

The following presentation illustrates how preparation activities fit on the project timeline (shown by calendar year). Go Live is scheduled for Spring 2012. Training, unit preparations, and other communications will be more intensive as we get closer to our Go... More

Successful Update to BusinessObjects WebI - 05/17/11

On Monday, May 16, 2011, ITS successfully updated the current version of BusinessObjects WebI. Enhancements include query on query (filter a query on the results of a query from a different data set) and the ability to fold breaks and... More

Update to BusinessObjects this Weekend - 05/11/11

This is a reminder that ITS is preparing to update the current version of BusinessObjects WebI this weekend. BusinessObjects will be unavailable from 8:30 p.m., Friday, May 13, to 5 p.m., Sunday, May 15, while ITS completes the update. This... More

April 2011 Business is Closed - 05/06/11

April business closed on May 5, 2011. FINODS, the Financial data set and the associated BusinessObjects universes in the U-M Data Warehouse were refreshed early in the morning of May 6, 2011.

U-M now closes the Accounting Period on the fourth... More

BITV#20: CTools for Project Management and Collaboration - 05/05/11

Think CTools is just for teaching? In addition to teaching and learning tools, CTools offers a rich set of communication, authoring, and management features with practical application in a wide range of projects and work tasks. To learn more and... More

Reminder: Final DBE Workflow Interchange - 05/03/11

This is a reminder that the final DBE Workflow Interchange will take place on Wednesday, May 4, from 2-3pm at the UMHS Ford Auditorium.

The new process enables units to enter data for distribution and short code changes directly into M-Pathways.... More

Now Available: WINTER 2011 Teaching Evaluations Reports - 04/25/11

E&E is now part of the Office of the Registrar! Future e-mail communications will come from OFFICE OF THE REGISTRAR - EVALUATIONS ro.evaluations@umich.edu

Now Available: WINTER 2011 Teaching Evaluations Reports
Winter 2011 end-of-course Teaching Evaluation Reports are now available in Wolverine... More

New! Travel Registry Enhancements - 04/15/11

Recent enhancements to the M-Pathways Travel Registry are detailed below, including information on new tools added, new usability enhancements implemented and supporting documentation.

New Tools


Search and Communicate – This new query tool allows you to search for travelers who have registered... More

March 2011 Business Closed - 04/07/11

March business closed on April 6, 2011. FINODS, the Financial data set and the associated BusinessObjects universes in the U-M Data Warehouse were refreshed early in the morning of April 7, 2011.

U-M now closes the Accounting Period on the fourth... More

Unofficial Information Available in CRAS Data Set - 03/23/11

The data in the CRAS data set and its associated CR01 BusinessObjects universe for Winter 2011 was loaded on March 22, 2011. The Office of Budget and Planning is performing a series of data checks and adjustments that may significantly... More

RSA Investigating Cyber Attack - 03/18/11

The University of Michigan utilizes RSA tokens in our 2-factor authentication (i.e., MToken) for access to sensitive systems. Recently, RSA publicly announced that they were the victim of an extremely sophisticated cyber attack. It appears that some information stolen from... More

Textbook Order Entry Timeline for Fall 2011 - 03/14/11

It is time to begin entering Fall 2011 textbook information!

Textbook data, entered by Faculty in Wolverine Access or by Staff in the Curriculum Management Textbook pages, is available for students to view in Wolverine Access and CTools on... More

February 2011 Business Closed - 03/08/11

February business closed on March 7, 2011. FINODS, the Financial data set and the associated BusinessObjects universes in the U-M Data Warehouse were refreshed early in the morning of March 7, 2011.

To run the monthly financial reports from FINODS, see... More

NEW! Rackham Degree Reporting Data Added to the Student Records Data Set (SA03) - 03/07/11

The Student Records data set in the U-M Data Warehouse and the associated BusinessObjects universe (SA03) were recently updated to include Rackham degree reporting data that will assist with reporting on Rackham time to degree and/or candidacy. The data set... More

Introduction to Yammer - 03/04/11

Yammer is an informal online network. Many staff and faculty use Yammer to share information and/or resources related to their work. The Development Unit Liaison program created a special Yammer group. It is an online forum where Development ULs can... More

Notify Instructors: Review Winter 2011 End-of-Course Teaching Evaluations - 03/03/11

If your department has ordered Winter 2011 end-of-course teaching evaluations, please notify your instructors that their evaluations are ready for review in Wolverine Access > Faculty Business > Faculty Center.
If your department has not completed evaluation orders, please... More

Official Term Information Available in CRAS Data Set - 03/02/11

The data in the M-Pathways CRAS data set and its associated CR01 BusinessObjects universe for Fall 2010 are official as of February 24, 2011. You may use the data as necessary and/or use the queries in the BusinessObjects UM-Maintained reports... More

Update for Regents - 02/22/11

Jerry May submitted a report for Regents regarding DART project progress. Regents received the report for their February 2011 meeting. It provided important information on how DART aids lifelong engagement and harnesses the power of a collective university. A copy... More

New workspace for DART teams - 02/22/11

The team is settling into their new space at 500 East Washington. They will share the space with the M-Community team. However, there are plenty of conference rooms and offices to support the team’s collaborative work style. Below are some... More

The leap from DAC to DART... - 02/22/11

Is actually a migration. Its success is largely dependent on a larger, university-wide effort to improve the quality and use of data. DART is just one of several areas making progress. Chrissi Rawak presented the following slides on Information Excellence... More

NEW Automated Class Permissions and Wait List Purge - 02/21/11

Beginning with the Spring 2011 term, the following system enhancements have been implemented:
-- Class permissions can be automatically issued to waitlisted students as seats become available. This is optional and is setup on each class section. The class permission... More

NEW Automated Class Permissions and Wait List Purge - 02/21/11

Beginning with the Spring 2011 term, the following system enhancements have been implemented:
-- Curriculum Maintainers now have the option to automate the issuance of class permissions for waitlisted students at the class section level.
-- Students are automatically... More

Inactive Temporary Appointments Terminated on February 15, 2011 - 02/16/11

On February 15, 2011, temporary appointment records that had not received payment for at least six months prior to February 15, 2011, were automatically terminated.

Automatic Termination of Inactive Temporary Appointments Process:
To increase system efficiency and reduce the... More

Updated Project/Grant Financial Reports in M-Reports - 02/08/11

To view the current financial status for your project/grants, access M-Reports on Wolverine Access http://wolverineaccess.umich.edu/reporting_secondary.jsp.

The navigation path is: University Business > Reporting > M-Reports. Once in M-Reports, click the appropriate tab(s), as follows, to view your reports:

--... More

Official Information Available in Third Week Count Data Set - 02/08/11

The Winter 2011 data in the M-Pathways Third Week Count data set and its related SA05 BusinessObjects universe, which was captured as of the end of business on January 25, 2011, is now official. You may use the predefined queries... More

January 2011 Business Closed - 02/08/11

January business closed on February 7, 2011. FINODS, the Financial data set and the associated BusinessObjects universes in the U-M Data Warehouse were refreshed early in the morning of February 7, 2011.

To run the monthly financial reports from FINODS, see... More

Shortcodes required for bequest expectancies - 02/02/11

In order to prepare for our transition to DART, the process for bequests is changing. Each bequest expectancy must now be recorded with a related shortcode. This change makes it possible to count the bequest expectancies as gift revenue or... More

Order Winter 2011 Teaching Evaluations - 01/27/11

Departmental administrative staff should complete orders for Winter 2011 end-of-course teaching evaluations in M-Pathways by Monday, February 21, 2011.

After completing your orders, please notify instructors that their evaluations are ready for review in Wolverine Access Faculty Center.... More

Visiting Scholars and PGMED Removed from Third Week Count Data Set - 01/26/11

The Third Week Count Data Set (SA05) has been updated to exclude data for individuals in the Post-Graduate Medicine and Visiting Scholars programs. All future terms will exclude individual counts from these programs. You were notified in September of this... More

Unofficial Information Available in Third Week Count Data Se - 01/26/11

The data in the Third Week Count data set and its related SA05 BusinessObjects universe for Winter 2011 was extracted and loaded on January 26, 2011. As soon as the data has been checked for accuracy, an e-mail will be... More

December 2010 Business Closed - 01/10/11

December business closed on January 7, 2011. FINODS was refreshed earlier Saturday, January 8, 2011. The Financial data set and the associated BusinessObjects universes in the U-M Data Warehouse were refreshed on Sunday, January 9, 2011.

To run the monthly... More

Updated Project/Grant Financial Reports in M-Reports - 01/10/11

To view the current financial status for your project/grants, access M-Reports on Wolverine Access http://wolverineaccess.umich.edu/reporting_secondary.jsp.

The navigation path is: University Business > Reporting > M-Reports. Once in M-Reports, click the appropriate tab(s), as follows, to view your reports:

-- If... More

Unofficial Information Available in CRAS Data Set - 01/04/11

The data in the CRAS data set and its associated CR01 BusinessObjects universe for Fall 2010 was loaded on November 16, 2010. The Office of Budget and Planning is performing a series of data checks and adjustments that may significantly... More

DART Go Live target is spring 2012 - 12/22/10

The following message was sent from Jerry May, U-M Vice President for Development, to all development community members. Deans, Directors, Department Heads, and other financial contacts (including some staff at UMHS) recieved a similar announcement.

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As you know, over... More

Now Available: Fall 2010 Teaching Evaluation Reports - 12/20/10

Fall 2010 end-of-course Teaching Evaluation Reports are now available in Wolverine Access > Faculty Business > Faculty Center.

Note: To view reports, the grade roster status for the class must be 'Posted'. For more information on grade rosters, see the... More

DART Go Live delayed to spring 2012 - 12/15/10

The following announcement went to ULs on 12/13. University leadership has agreed to delay DART Go Live until Spring 2012. Executive Officers will announce the delay in email communications. Specifically, Phil Hanlon will send an announcement to Deans. Jerry May... More

Issue Date defaults for Visa/Permit data entry - 12/13/10

The issue that prevented Visa/Permit data records without an Issue Date from being entered/updated has been resolved. The Issue Date is now blank by default and does not have to be populated to save the record.
-- For HR I-9... More

New! Teaching Evaluation Student Comments from Earlier Terms Available in Faculty Center on December 15 - 12/10/10

Recent changes in archiving teaching evaluation reports are detailed below.

New! Instructor with Comments Reports from Winter 2009 through Summer 2010 will be available in Wolverine Access > Faculty Business > Faculty Center on December 15, 2010. The reports for these... More

Feedback on Payroll Estimate Calculations by Dec. 10 - 12/09/10

The survey regarding payroll estimates will be open until December 10. Please
take a few minutes to complete the survey, if you have not yet responded. Your
feedback will help ensure the university provides you with meaningful data.... More

Time Entry and Approval Tips - 12/02/10

New information is available in My LINC for Self-Service Time Approvers and the Electronic Timekeepers in self-service time entry departments. Please review the Time Entry and Approval Tips – December 2010 document in My LINC to learn how you... More

Imaging Issues Conference Calls Update - 12/01/10

ITS is working to resolve all issues related to imaged documents and student applications. Daily conference calls have been moved to a new format that includes CollegeNet. If you need additional information regarding the new conference calls, please... More

Using the Printer Friendly Version in eResearch - 11/30/10

The eResearch Regulatory Management team has received numerous reports of the Printer Friendly Version (PFV) of eResearch submissions not rendering. These reports have come mainly from the Medical Campus and Health System from people using Internet Explorer version 7. We... More

eResearch Regulatory Management Release 2.5 implemented on 11/22/2010 - 11/22/10

The eResearch Regulatory Management system was updated to Release 2.5 on Monday, November 22. Many of the updates implemented were for the new AAHRRP site visitor role. In addition, some form text changes were made and the Documents Tab was... More

BITV Webinar on M-Reports Enrollment Trend Reports - 11/18/10

You are invited to "attend" a live 30-minute Business Intelligence TV (BITV) webinar on Thursday, December 2, from 9:00-9:30 a.m.

JoAnn Peraino (LS&A) will demonstrate the new M-Reports enrollment trend reports. Learn how to view the overall trend of a specific... More

Textbook Order Entry Timeline for Winter 2011 - 11/08/10

The deadline to enter Winter 2011 textbook information into the Wolverine Access Faculty Center or M-Pathways Textbook pages is November 25, 2010.

Entering textbook information by this date ensures orders will be processed at participating bookstores and assist... More

October 2010 Business Closed - 11/08/10

October business closed on Friday, November 5, 2010. FINODS was refreshed on Saturday, November 6, 2010. The Financial data set and the associated BusinessObjects universes in the U-M Data Warehouse were refreshed on Sunday, November 7, 2010.

To run the monthly... More

M-marketsite Shopping Cart Updates - 11/08/10

M-marketsite has updated its Shopping Cart. After selecting items and clicking the cart link you will work with two streamlined pages:

1. -- The Shopping Cart page allows you to review the items in your cart prior to placing... More

New Reported Hours Summary on M-Pathways Timesheet - 11/03/10

The Reported Hours Summary section at the bottom of the Timesheet page has been enhanced to show a break-down of hours by Time Reporting Code. You can review the summary and verify the amounts and Time Reporting Codes are... More

Official Information Available in Third Week Count Data Set - 10/25/10

The Fall 2010 data in the M-Pathways Third Week Count data set and its related SA05 BusinessObjects universe, which was captured as of the end of business on September 27, 2010, is now official. You may use the predefined queries... More

Rates and Billing for Storage and Desktop Virtualization Services - 10/12/10

Greetings Colleagues,

We are pleased to announce the Office of Financial Analysis set and approved prices for ITS Storage Services and Desktop Virtualization. Please share this information with your unit's purchasing coordinator.

Effective November 1, 2010, ITS will start billing your unit... More

Issue Date defaults for Visa/Permit data entry - 10/11/10

Due to a recent software update, you cannot enter or update Visa/Permit data records with a blank Issue Date. Starting October 10, a workaround will default the Issue Date field to 01/01/1900 until this issue is resolved.
-- For HR... More

September 2010 Business Closed - 10/08/10

September business closed on October 7, 2010. FINODS was refreshed earlier Friday, October 8, 2010. The Financial data set and the associated BusinessObjects universes in the U-M Data Warehouse were refreshed on Friday, October 8, 2010.

To run the monthly financial... More

New Travel Registry Interchange Invitation - 10/06/10

As a member of the global engagement or UM travel health insurance administration community, please plan to attend:

New Travel Registry Information Interchange
Wednesday, October 27, 2010, 10AM – Noon
Fourth Floor Rackham Amphitheatre, Rackham Building
Ann Arbor Campus

The interchange... More

New Travel Registry Interchange Invitation - 10/06/10

As a member of the global engagement or UM travel health insurance administration community, please plan to attend:

New Travel Registry Information Interchange
Wednesday, October 27, 2010, 10AM – Noon
Fourth Floor Rackham Amphitheatre, Rackham Building
Ann Arbor Campus

The interchange... More

New Admissions Data Set Table: Learn More - 10/04/10

The new Additional Data table has been added to the U-M Data Warehouse Recruiting and Admissions data set (SA02) to support the M-Pathways Additional Data page implemented in July 2010. The data is from application questions and responses captured... More

Visiting Scholars and PGMED Removed from Third Week Count Data Set - 10/04/10

We are writing to describe a change in the categories of students that are being counted in our official enrollment reports effective with the Fall 2010 term. These changes are being made so that we are compliant with federal IPEDS... More

Development: UL Program Kicks-off Oct. 22 - 09/30/10

This summer, the DART project team and Development Program Managers from across the university met to discuss a Development Unit Liaison Program. They agreed to designate unit representatives, a.k.a. Unit Liaisons (ULs), for each school, college and unit. ULs will... More

Getting Prepped for DART: Software preview - 09/30/10

Does your team conduct direct mailings or annual giving communications? Here are some highlights of Direct Marketing functions in DART, which were shown at the September Dev Council meeting. This preview also includes a high-level review of how DART captures... More

Unofficial Information Available in Third Week Count Data Set - 09/28/10

The data in the Third Week Count data set and its related SA05 BusinessObjects universe for Fall 2010 was extracted and loaded on September 28, 2010. As soon as the data has been checked for accuracy, an e-mail will be... More

Ordering Procedures and Key Dates for Fall 2010 Teaching Evaluations - 09/27/10

NEW! M-Pathways teaching evaluation ordering pages have been improved. See the Teaching Evaluation Overview of Changes for more information.

Departmental administrative staff should now complete orders for Fall 2010 end-of-course teaching evaluations in M-Pathways. See the updated ordering... More

Research Regulatory Management system unavailable Sept. 24 - Sept. 27 - 09/23/10

The eResearch Regulatory Management system will be unavailable from 5:00 p.m., Friday, September 24, to 7:00 a.m., Monday, September 27, 2010. During this time the system will be updated. System generated notifications, including expiration notices, that were scheduled to be... More

Learn About Accounting Change for Endowment Distributions - 09/23/10

Historically, Endowment Distributions have been segregated into 2 buckets (accounts 420200 and 420250) when sent out to the unit’s related Expendable Chartfield.

FinOps is pleased to announce that starting with the September distribution this fiscal year, they will be sending distributions... More

Official 2010 Information Available in CRAS Data Set - 09/15/10

The data in the M-Pathways CRAS data set and its associated CR01 BusinessObjects universe for Spring 2010, Spring-Summer 2010, and Summer 2010 are official as of September 8, 2010. You may use the data as necessary and/or use the queries... More

Updates to eResearch Proposal Management data set - 09/15/10

On Tuesday, September 14, 2010, changes were applied to the Proposal Management Research data set. A number of new tables and data elements were added. For a summary of the changes, please refer to http://www.umich.edu/~eresinfo/erpm/datasetsept2010.html.

The Proposal Management data dictionary has... More

Update! Workaround for Punch Timesheet - 09/15/10

The workaround that requires you to first click Submit on the Punch Timesheet is still required for punches made prior to 6:30 a.m. this morning, Wednesday, September 15.

The next time you open the Punch Timesheet for an employee, you... More