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New! Exam and Class Meeting Pattern Data Added - 09/15/10

The Student Records data set and the associated BusinessObjects universe (SA03) were recently updated to include exam and class meeting pattern data. The data set enhancements include:

1. New! CLASS_EXAM table
Class exam data is entered into M-Pathways Curriculum Management pages... More

Webinar on GPR Payroll Reports - 09/14/10

You are invited to “attend” a live 30-minute webinar on Gross Pay Register (GPR) payroll reports on Wednesday, September 22 from 9:00-9:30 a.m.

Matt Rose (ITS Payroll/Time & Labor) will demonstrate the different M-Pathways options for GPR payroll reports, from BusinessObjects... More

Important! Temporary Timesheet Workaround Steps - 09/10/10

Time entry fields on the M-Pathways Timesheet page will be grayed-out for select student employees in the current biweekly pay period. This impacts students whose workgroup changed from Temporary to Workstudy effective Tuesday, September 7, 2010. It also applies to... More

Sept. 15 Financial Unit Liaison Meeting Reminder/Agenda - 09/09/10

On behalf of ITS and the Financial Unit Liaison program, we hope you can join us at the September 15 meeting.

Time: 8:30 – 10:30 a.m.
Place: Kipke Conference Center, Rm 2029-2043
Hot beverages and water will be... More

eResearch Proposal Management system unavailable 3:00 p.m., 9/14 - 7:00 a.m., 9/15 - 09/09/10

The Research Proposal Management data set and its related BusinessObjects universe will be unavailable from 3:00 p.m. Tuesday, September 14 through 7:00 a.m., Wednesday, September 15, 2010. During this time modifications and enhancements will be applied.

No other data sets... More

Student Data Sets Unavailable for Race/Ethnicity Changes - 08/25/10

Changes are scheduled to be applied to the Student data sets and their related BusinessObjects universes to comply with the federal race/ethnicity reporting requirements. Changes include:
-- Values in the Ethnic Group fields
-- Race/ethnicity reporting fields

SERVICE INTERRUPTION SCHEDULE
--... More

Spring/Summer and Summer 2010 Teaching Evaluation Reports Available - 08/23/10

Spring/Summer and Summer 2010 Teaching Evaluation Reports are now available in M-Pathways. See the ‘Run Teaching Evaluation Reports Step-by-Step Procedure’ on My LINC for instructions on running reports.

Note: Instructors were also notified by e-mail today. View the... More

Now Available: Spring/Summer and Summer 2010 Teaching - 08/23/10

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 Grade... More

ImageNow/WebNow Upgraded - 08/16/10

We are pleased to announce that the ImageNow/WebNow v.6.4 upgrade was successfully completed on Saturday, August 14. All users will experience a few look and feel changes and two notable functional enhancements with this release:
-- The implementation of "View"... More

ImageNow/WebNow Unavailable 8/13-8/16 & Updated Action Items - 08/11/10

This is a reminder about the ImageNow/WebNow upgrade. The upgrade period begins at 5:00 p.m. on Friday, August 13 and concludes at 7:00 a.m. on Monday, August 16. During this time, ImageNow/WebNow will be unavailable.

ACTION ITEM FOR WEBNOW USERS
--... More

July 2010 Business Closed - 08/11/10

July business closed on August 6, 2010. FINODS, the Financial data set and the associated BusinessObjects universes in the U-M Data Warehouse were refreshed early in the morning of August 9, 2010.

New! You can now run the financial reports... More

Updates to M-Pathways "SOA Reports by" Processes - 08/04/10

REPORTS ADDED
Two Accounts Receivable and Billing reports have been added to the group of reports included in the “SOA Reports by” processes:
-- The Statement of Receivables shows the open items/invoices and any activity (e.g., payments, write-offs) applied to... More

Unit Liaison Program Discussion - 08/02/10

In July, DART Project Team Members and development Program Managers shared several discussions on the Unit Liaison Program. Their focus was on gaining representation from each school, college and unit. These representatives will work with the DART Project Team to... More

Official Information Available in Third Week Count Data Set - 07/29/10

The Summer 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 July 20, 2010, is now official. You may use the predefined queries... More

New M-Pathways Application Page: Learn more - 07/28/10

A new page is available in M-Pathways Admission Entry and Admissions Maintenance. The Additional Data page:
-- Displays application questions and responses captured from admissions application forms. Questions differ based on application center.
-- Begins with Winter Term 2011... More

HR Data Sets Unavailable August 1 for Race/Ethnicity Changes - 07/26/10

Changes are scheduled to be applied to the Human Resource and Human Resource Snapshot data sets and related HR01 and HR02 BusinessObjects universes to comply with the federal race/ethnicity reporting requirements. Changes include:
-- Values in the Ethnic Group fieldsMore

Textbook Order Entry Timeline for Fall 2010 - 07/21/10

The deadline to enter Fall 2010 textbook information into the Wolverine Access Faculty Center or M-Pathways Textbook pages is July 27, 2010.

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

Year-End/June Business Closed - 07/21/10

Year-end and June business closed on July 20, 2010. FINODS, the Financial data set, and the associated BusinessObjects universes in the U-M Data Warehouse were refreshed early in the morning of July 21, 2010.

To run the monthly financial reports from... More

Unofficial Information Available in Third Week Count Data Set - 07/21/10

The data in the Third Week Count data set and its related SA05 BusinessObjects universe for Summer 2010 was extracted and loaded on July 21, 2010. As soon as the data has been checked for accuracy, an e-mail will be... More

Presentation for Financial community members - 07/20/10

This month we presented a project update to the Budget Administrators Group. We reviewed how the project was organized, anticipated timing and a summary of current activities. In addition, we shared information on the new Development Unit Liaison Program in... More

Financial Aid Disbursement Calendar for Aid Year 2011 - 07/08/10

The new “Financial Aid Disbursement Calendar for Aid Year 2011” is now available.

Select “2010-2011 Disbursement Calendar” from the bottom of the Financial Aid Forms and Instructions page on the ITS Administrative Computing website at:
<<a href="http://www.mais.umich.edu/student/faforms.html">http://www.mais.umich.edu/student/faforms.html>

The calendar includes charts... More

Tuition-Valued Awards Updated with Re-Budgeted Tuition Values - 07/01/10

The Regents approved the actual tuition rates for the 2010-2011 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... More

Update BusinessObjects Reports That Use Month End Close Calendar - 07/01/10

If you are a BusinessObjects WebI user who uses the Month End Close calendar when scheduling Financials reports, please read the message below.

When you schedule a WebI report to run multiple times, you can select the Month End Close calendar... More

New Concur Tables and Reports in the Financial Data Set - 07/01/10

To assist U-M employees using the new Travel & Expense (Concur) system or conducting M-Pathways Statement of Activity reconciliation duties, new Concur tables are available in the Financial data set and several new Concur folders and BusinessObjects reports have been... More

Enhancements to Room Characteristics Pages in M-Pathways - 06/25/10

You are receiving this message because you have the M-Pathways Room Characteristic User role for your school, college, and/or department. New features are now available in the Room Characteristics pages described below.

As you may know, the Room Characteristics pages in... More

Now Available: Spring 2010 Teaching Evaluation Reports - 06/25/10

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 Grade Roster FAQ: https://heprod.dsc.umich.edu/htmldoc/eng/dftie/lsaa/htm/sr_fb_gradesfaq.html

ACCESSING... More

Now Available: Spring 2010 Teaching Evaluation Reports - 06/25/10

Teaching Evaluation Reports are now available in M-Pathways. See the ‘Run Teaching Evaluation Reports Step-by-Step Procedure’ on My LINC for instructions on running reports. http://tinyurl.com/MyLINC-TE4

Note: Instructors were also notified by e-mail today. View the message on the ITS website.... More

Official Winter 2010 Information Available in CRAS Data Set - 06/23/10

The data in the M-Pathways CRAS data set and its associated CR01 BusinessObjects universe for Winter 2010 are official as of June 17, 2010. You may use the data as necessary and/or use the queries in the BusinessObjects UM-Maintained reports... More

M-Pathways Event Scheduling Enhancements - 06/17/10

Effective June 17, 2010, improvements have been made to the event scheduling pages in M-Pathways.

RECURRING MEETING PATTERNS
• Schedule recurring meetings with weekly or monthly meeting patterns.
• Delete single meetings within a recurring meeting pattern.
Learn more: Enter an Event... More

May 2010 Business Closed - 06/08/10

May business closed on June 7, 2010. FINODS was refreshed June 8, 2010. The Financial data set and the associated
BusinessObjects universes in the U-M Data Warehouse were refreshed on Tuesday, June 8, 2010.

To run the monthly financial reports... More

Guiding Principles of Information Excellence - 06/07/10

The following principles guide our vision of Information Excellence -- to enhance and sustain the lifelong engagement of University of Michigan alumni, volunteers, donors, and prospective donors, through the disciplined, respectful, and creative use of data. These principles also... More

Information Excellence Framework - 06/07/10

The following framework supports our vision of Information Excellence. By initiating and leveraging strategic projects, such as DART, we can accelerate fundraising performance to enhance and sustain the lifelong engagement of alumni, volunteers, donors, and prospective donors. It is... More

The vision for DART and other strategic initiatives - 06/07/10

Our long-term vision is to enhance and sustain the lifelong engagement of University of Michigan alumni, volunteers, donors, and prospective donors, through the disciplined, respectful, and creative use of data. We call this our vision for Information Excellence.
More

Change Management: 30 second update - 06/01/10

The project team will support Schools, Colleges, and Units during the DART transition. Comprehensive training materials, instructor-led and online training will help staff learn how to use DART. In addition, the Unit Liaison program will help staff understand... More

Improved M-Pathways External Organization Search Capability - 05/28/10

Searching for External Organizations using the Org Search page (Main Menu > Campus Community > Organization > Search for Organization) is greatly improved and includes new robust search options. Based on user feedback, new options include searching by the organization... More

Research: DRDA Renovations - 05/26/10

The offices of the Division of Research Development and Administration (DRDA) will be undergoing renovation beginning June 1. The renovation will be done in four phases and is expected to be completed in late July.

While DRDA intends to maintain full... More

Unofficial Information Available in Third Week Count Data Set - 05/25/10

The data in the Third Week Count data set and its related SA05 BusinessObjects universe for Spring-Summer 2010 was extracted and loaded on May 25, 2010. As soon as the data has been checked for accuracy, an e-mail will be... More

2011 Budgeting and 2009 Disbursement Information - 05/18/10

BUDGETING FOR AID YEAR 2011:
Budgeting is complete for continuing students for Fall 2010 and Winter 2011. Departments can begin entering their tuition-valued awards. A tuition-valued award has its amount calculated automatically by M Pathways based on the budgeted tuition/fee... More

Unit Liaison Program: 30 second update - 05/18/10

Schools/Colleges/Units and the project team will create a Unit Liaison program to support the DART transition across campus. S/C/Us will have representation to help prepare their unit for DART Go-Live. Unit Liaisons will learn about changes and identify challenges. They... More

Order Spring, Spring/Summer, and Summer 2010 Teaching Evaluations - 05/17/10

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 Spring, Spring/Summer, and Summer 2010 end-of-course teaching evaluations in M-Pathways. See the updated... More

Submittal Form Printing Issues - 05/14/10

With the PeopleTools upgrade to version 8.5, Submittal Forms are printing with text too small for data entry. Additional steps are needed to print Submittal Forms to ensure U-M Human Resource Records and Information Services (HRRIS) can accurately process the... More

New E-mail Address Type in M-Pathways HEPROD - 05/14/10

NEW E-MAIL TYPE
Effective May 14, 2010, there is a new e-mail type, the UM uniqname e-mail type, available in the M-Pathways HEPROD system. Please share this with staff in your unit who need to know this information.

The UM uniqname... More

April 2010 Business Closed - 05/10/10

April business closed on May 8, 2010. FINODS, the Financial data set and the associated BusinessObjects universes
in the U-M Data Warehouse were refreshed early in the morning of May 10, 2010.

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

Unit Data custom data fields now available in eResearch Proposal Management - 05/07/10

This morning an enhancement was made to the Unit Data feature in the eResearch Proposal Management system. Two fields have been added to the Manage Unit Data information screen which allow you to enter custom data for your department. The... More

Communications for M-Pathways Student Administration and Human Resource Managemeent Tools Upgrade May 8-9 - 05/06/10

This is to inform you about some communications related to the M-Pathways Student Administration and Human Resource Management System infrastructure that will be upgraded this weekend, May 8-9, 2010.

1. The message below was sent earlier today to Spring and Spring Summer... More

Reminder: M-Pathways SA/HRMS Tools Upgrade, May 8-9 - 05/06/10

The M-Pathways Student Administration and Human Resource Management System infrastructure will be upgraded this weekend, May 8-9, 2010.

Dates/Times for Upgrade & Service Interruptions

Student Administration & Human Resource Management System (HEPROD), including Employee Business, Student Business and Faculty Business unavailable:... More

Reminder: Faculty Business Service Interruption, May 8-9 - 05/06/10

Noon, Saturday, May 8 - Noon, Sunday, May 9: Faculty, Student and Employee Business will be unavailable for an upgrade.

ITS Help Desk Open Sunday, 5/9 at noon

Since next week is the first week of the Spring term,... More

New Event Scheduling eLearning Course - 05/03/10

A new eLearning course, SAE115 - Event Scheduling, is available to staff with the CC EVENT UPDATE USER role.

The course is not required, however you are strongly encouraged to take it to refresh your skills, and to
learn new... More

Teaching Evaluation Reports Available to Select WN2010 Instructors - 04/26/10

Instructors with teaching evaluations for the Winter 2010 term can now view reports in Wolverine Access, Faculty Business.

Teaching Evaluation Reports are now available in Wolverine Access > Faculty Business > Faculty Center.

Note: To view reports, the grade roster status for... More

Winter 2010 Teaching Evaluation Reports Available - 04/26/10

Run teaching evaluation reports for the Winter 2010 term in the M-Pathways HEODS reporting environment.

Teaching Evaluation Reports are now available in M-Pathways. See the ‘Run Teaching Evaluation Reports Step-by-Step Procedure’ on My LINC for instructions on running reports. More

E-mail Message In Place Of March Student UL Meeting - 04/21/10

New BusinessObjects Functionality
Listed below are three items related to new BusinessObjects functionality and where detailed information about them is located:
• E-mail Scheduling of BusinessObjects Reports
o View presentation by Laura Bollettino (also includes information on the Unit Maintained... More

New Student Exception Processing eLearning Course - 04/19/10

AAE110 – Student Exception Processing eLearning course is now available on My LINC. This new course replaces the instructor-led course AAA101 – Exception Processing.

Users requesting access to the M-Pathways SR STUDENT EXCEPTION PROCESSOR role must complete the following training:
1.... More

New! Online Process to Request a Vendor ID - 04/19/10

ONLINE VENDOR REQUEST PROCESS
You can now request a Vendor ID online in M-Pathways for:
-- Individuals being paid via PeoplePay
-- New external suppliers
-- Guests or visitors requiring reimbursement of out-of-pocket expenses

This process allows you to:
--... More

NEW! Student Exception Processing Support Documentation! - 04/16/10

Student exception processing support documentation is now available on My LINC!

See the AAE110 Student Exception Processing Online Table of Contents for step-by-step procedures and guided simulations to assist with entering student exceptions in M-Pathways.

The eLearning course,... More

Revenue History - 04/15/10

These screenshots compare Revenue history information in EIS and DART. EIS provided two views of Giving detail: one view for gifts, another for pledges. Only legal and soft amounts were displayed (no recognition amounts). DART provides more granularity to revenue... More

Revenue Summary by Year - 04/15/10

EIS included only a few graphical displays based on soft amount. DART will include more granularity in graphs, including ability to break down by Designation, Campaign, Sites (S/C/U), Fundraising Category. These DART graphs are "out of the box"; we expect... More

Revenue Giving Summary - 04/15/10

This is a quick glance at the current EIS Giving Summary. As a quick, general comparison: the DART Giving summary provides more context than EIS and enables quick access to more granular views of data.

Blackbaud and the Project Team... More

Revenue Design Highlights - 04/15/10

The Design Team made updates to our future DART system to meet U-M’s needs related to Revenue information. These screenshots highlight some of the differences between EIS and DART displays of revenue data. Here's a quick overview of what Revenue... More

U-M Regaining Leadership in IT (CIO Executive Report) - 04/14/10

To see this report on the web, visit: ITS Executive Report
Click here to send this to a friend

Future of IT is bright, but it’s a long road to get there

Thanks to all of you... More

DART News Feed - 04/13/10

Subscribe to the DART News Feed to stay informed without having to visit the DART project website everyday. Announcements and resources for the DART project will be delivered into your feed reader once you subscribe to the news feed.

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DART Constituent Preview Feedback - 04/13/10

Over 100 development and finance community members learned how basic entity information will be handled in DART. In February and March, 75 participants completed a follow-up survey to the previews. (If you missed the DART Preview, you can view a... More

DART Project Team Update - 04/13/10

Design teams for Prospect Management, Planned Giving, and Stewardship are starting to meet. Design team leaders were identified for each team. An advisory group will provide guidance to make sure design specifications are holistically integrated. Read more about design team... More

New Time - FINODS Service Interruption and Refresh Schedule - 04/12/10

I’m writing to advise you of some changes that impact the FINODS availability and refresh schedule resulting from the upgrade of the PeopleTools infrastructure taking place this weekend. If there are staff members in your unit who may be impacted... More

Important! No Change to Rescheduled April 22 Monthly Payroll Cutoff - 04/09/10

The April monthly payroll cutoff date of April 22 remains in effect even though the M-Pathways Student Administration and HRMS upgrade was rescheduled to May 8-9.

As a reminder, the changes are as follows:

-- The end-of-month processing for the April... More

2009 Teaching Evaluation Student Comments Archived, April 15, 2010 - 04/08/10

All student comments made on teaching evaluations for the Spring, Spring/Summer, Summer, and Fall 2009 terms will be archived on April 15, 2010. After this date:
-- You will no longer have access to reports containing student comments via Wolverine... More

Rescheduled M-Pathways SA and HRMS Infrastructure Upgrade - 04/08/10

I’m writing to advise you of some changes to the schedule for the PeopleTools infrastructure upgrade.

Dates/Times for Rescheduled SA and HRMS Upgrade and Service Interruptions
The upgrade for the Student Administration and Human Resource Management systems has been rescheduled to... More

Rescheduled M-Pathways Student Administration and Human Resource Management Infrastructure Upgrade - 04/07/10

To address concerns expressed across campus, the M-Pathways Student Administration and Human Resource Management System infrastructure upgrade originally scheduled for April 24-25, has been rescheduled to May 8-9, 2010.

As we get closer to the new implementation date, we will... More

Learn how M-Reports helps in Admissions, Research and more! - 04/06/10

We hope you are able to attend the M-Reports Open House on April 14—see detailed information below. Please share this information with your faculty, staff, and other administrators and encourage them to attend.


M-Reports Open House
Wednesday, April 14More

Payroll and Benefit Estimates Updated - 04/05/10

PAYROLL DATA SET ENHANCEMENTS
-- Payroll and benefit estimates data has been extended to include an additional future fiscal year, making available a “rolling” four-year period of data. This enhancement provides departments with more information to evaluate salary and benefit... More

Important! Change to April Monthly Payroll Cutoffs - 04/05/10

The end-of-month processing for the April monthly payroll is being moved up from Tuesday, April 27 to Thursday, April 22.

This change is being made accommodate the scheduled M-Pathways PeopleTools upgrade and associated service interruption. The updated cutoff time and system... More

Upcoming M-Pathways Infrastructure Upgrade and April Service Interruptions - 04/02/10

I’m writing to inform you about the upgrade of the PeopleTools infrastructure that supports the M-Pathways Financials (FIN), Student Administration (SA), and Human Resource Management (HRMS) Systems planned for April 2010 that involves two service interruptions. The upgrade of the... More

Got UL-related Questions? Call the ITS Help Desk - 04/02/10

From time to time I receive questions related to your role as an Information and Technology Services (ITS) Unit Liaison (UL).

To enable us to provide the information you need as quickly as possible and identify trends for the types of... More

Exam Scheduling in M-Pathways - 04/02/10

Effective Fall 2010, schools and colleges will be required to schedule final exams in M-Pathways. Please see the message from the Office of the Registrar for more information: http://ro.umich.edu/Final%20Exam%20Scheduling%20in%20M-Pathways.htm.

SR CLASS MAINTAINERS will automatically receive update/edit access... More

M-Pathways Infrastructure Upgrade & April Service Interruptions - 04/01/10

An upgrade of the PeopleTools infrastructure that supports the M-Pathways
Financials, Student Administration, Human Resource Management Systems including
Faculty, Student, and Employee Business self-service transactions is planned for April 2010.

Changes delivered with this upgrade are minor, primarily look... More

Exam Scheduling in M-Pathways - 03/31/10

Effective Fall 2010, schools and colleges will be required to schedule final exams in M-Pathways. Please see the message from the Office of the Registrar for more information.

Before scheduling exams in M-Pathways, view the More

Unofficial Winter 2010 CRAS Data Available - 03/31/10

The data in the CRAS data set and its associated CR01 BusinessObjects universe for Winter 2010 was extracted on March 29, and loaded on March 30, 2010.

The Office of Budget and Planning is performing a series of data checks and... More

Good news for Mac users regarding My LINC - 03/30/10

We are proud to announce that after working closely with the My LINC vendor, SumTotal, updates were made to improve Mac users’ interaction with My LINC.

ITS testing with the following OS/browser combinations shows Mac users can now access My LINC... More

Order Your Fall 2010 Textbooks Now - 03/18/10

It's Spring and time to enter your orders for textbooks for the Fall 2010 term.

It is time to begin entering Fall 2010 textbook information in Wolverine Access, Faculty Center or on the Textbooks pages in M-Pathways.

For important textbook order... More

DART Project: 30 Second Overview - 03/17/10

DART* will replace DAC*. It will allow development and financial staff to collect, store, and analyze a much broader range of information related to fundraising and donors. DART will help staff better manage lifelong relationships with donors and leverage data... More

HRMS Update #43, March 2010 - 03/17/10

View the latest Human Resource Management system updates for March 2010.

The latest HRMS Update is on My LINC, and it contains information about:
-- Human Resource Data Set Refresh Schedule Change
-- Additional Pay for Temporary Employees
-- Leaving... More

SA Update #67, March 2010 - 03/17/10

View the latest Student Administration system updates for March 2010.

The latest SA Update is on My LINC, and it contains information about:
-- Heavy System Usage During Early Registration
-- It's Time to Check Grade Roster Access
-- Assisting Students?... More

Share Unit-Specific WebI Reports With Unit Users - 03/11/10

BusinessObjects users can now share WebI Intelligence reports with others in their unit. The service that provides this capability is called Department Access Administration (DAA). It allows the U-M unit to determine which reports it wishes to place in their... More

February 2010 Business Closed - 03/08/10

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

To run the monthly financial... More

First 2011 Award Notices for Entering Students - 02/25/10

AWARD ENTRY DEADLINE
The Office of Financial Aid (OFA) will send the first award notices for Aid Year 2010-2011 to entering students beginning the first week of March. To add your scholarships on these notices, enter your awards by the... More

Join us for a special DART preview - 02/25/10

Blackbaud worked closely with the Constituent Design Team and made updates to our future DART system to meet U-M’s needs related to “constituents” (Entity information such as name, address, affiliations, relations, etc.)

See some of those changes and also conduct... More

Social Security Number Removal From Admissions Snapshot and Financial Aid/Student Financials Data Sets - 02/24/10

Plans are currently underway to remove Social Security numbers (SSN) from the Admissions Snapshot (SA06) and Financial Aid/Student Financials (SA04) data sets in the U-M Data Warehouse. Note that Social Security number fields are not being removed from tables. Other... More

Winter 2010 End-of-Course Teaching Evaluations - 02/22/10

Departments with end-of-course teaching evaluations can notify their instructors that evaluations are available on Wolverine Access.

If your department has ordered Winter 2010 end-of-course teaching evaluations, please notify your instructors that their evaluations are ready for review in Wolverine Access >... More

DART Recorded Demonstration - 02/15/10

This is a guided tour of Blackbaud’s base product. Design teams are working with Blackbaud to configure this base product for U-M’s needs. This 15 minute recording (by Karen Isble and Peg Lutz) is divided into three short segments. If... More

New Refresh Schedule for Financial Aid/Student Financials Data Set - 02/10/10

The weekly refresh of the Financial Aid/Student Financials (FA/SF) data set is now scheduled to occur on Sunday mornings instead of Thursday nights. This includes the SF Transaction Detail tables.

If necessary, please update your reporting activity to account for the... More

Learn About Updates to the M-Pathways Timesheet Page - 02/10/10

The Timesheet page in the M-Pathways Human Resources System is now updated to enhance functionality and streamline the time reporting process.

Updates include:
-- Fewer time reporting codes
-- New process to report and approve "No variance from normal work... More

January 2010 Financial Month End Close - 02/08/10

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

To run the monthly... More

March 2010 Curriculum Support Labs - 02/08/10

The Office of the Registrar will offer several curriculum support labs to staff who are responsible for managing curriculum tasks in M-Pathways.

The next curriculum labs will be offered March 1-3, 2010. To participate, users must have the M-Pathways SR CLASS... More

New Enhancement: Enter Uniqname to Identify Meeting Requestor - 02/04/10

The Meeting Data Entry page (used to schedule events in classrooms) was recently enhanced to enable entry
of the uniqname (Campus ID), rather than the EmplID, to identify the meeting requestor. When the meeting
requestor's uniqname is entered... More

HRMS Unit Liaison Role for E-Verify at U-M - 02/03/10

Read the two messages below for important information about the implementation of E-Verify at U-M. HRMS Unit Liaisons will be the initial point of contact when their unit receives a federal contract requiring verification of the identity and work eligibility... More

Official Information Available in Third Week Count Data Set - 02/02/10

The Winter 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 January 26, 2010, is now official. You may use the predefined... More

Fall 2009 Official Information in CRAS Data Set - 01/29/10

Official CRAS data for Fall 2009 term is now available in the U-M Data Warehouse.

The data in the M-Pathways CRAS data set and its associated CR01 BusinessObjects universe for Fall 2009 are official as of January 28, 2010. You... More

Official Fall 2009 Information Available in CRAS Data Set - 01/29/10

The data in the M-Pathways CRAS data set and its associated CR01 BusinessObjects universe for Fall 2009 are official as of January 28, 2010. You may use the data as necessary and/or use the queries in the
BusinessObjects UM-Maintained... More

What's New in eResearch Proposal Management - 01/28/10

Read about improvements and helpful tips in the latest release of the eResearch Proposal Managment system.

Good morning,

I would like to share some good news about improvements to the eRPM system, effective today, January
28, 2010, and some helpful tips... More

HRMS Update, Issue #42, January 2010 - 01/28/10

The latest HRMS Update is on My LINC, and it contains information about:
-- Want to Learn About Honors and Awards? Watch our New Infocast!
-- Inactive Temporary Appointments Terminated on December 16, 2009
-- Self Service Time Entry Approval... More

Time to Order Winter 2010 Teaching Evaluations - 01/27/10

Departmental administrative staff should complete orders for Winter 2010 end-of-course teaching evaluations in M-Pathways by February 22, 2010.

KEY DATES
-- February 22, 2010: Departments must complete teaching evaluation orders for regular-term classes.
-- February 23 – March 31, 2010: Primary... More