Banner 9 Communications Archive

  • Banner 9 is coming to Ferris in May 2018!

    The upgraded internet-native Banner experience will result in an improved user interface and navigation experience.

    Processes currently conducted in Banner 8 INB will be the same in Banner 9, the primary change will be how users navigate the system. Other highlights include:

    • An improved search functionality that allows for searches by page name, process or function, and side navigation folders.

    • Color-coded notifications that are more informative and visible.

    • Admin Page (Forms) names will not change (ex. SPAIDEN).

    • Related pages are easier to find and access.

     

    NOTE: Self-Serve Banner is not changing at this time.

    Implementation begins the week of May 14, 2018.

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    Up to date information can be found in MyFSU:
    Employee Tab > My Workplace > Banner 9 Portlet

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    In the Portlet you can get a video sneak peek of the Navigation from Ellucian.

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    New keyboard shortcuts for Banner 9 are also in the Portlet. Save them today so you are ready for the transition.

    Information Sessions covering the Banner 9 Admin Pages (formerly INB) will be held in April and May 2018.

    Dates and times will be announced soon.

  • Presented by: Nicole Lintemuth, Finance & Gabi Hagen, Disbursements

    If you use Banner INB, you won't want to miss this session! Banner 9 implementation starts on May 9th. All Banner INB users are encouraged to attend one of the information sessions.  

    Main Campus 
    Location: University Center room 202C

    • April 24th from 3:00 to 4:00 pm 
    • April 25th from 11:00 am to noon 


    Webinars
    Via Bb Collaborate. These sessions are intended for off-campus personnel.  

    • May 3rd from 2:00 to 3:00 pm  
    • May 8th from 9:00 am to 10:00 am  


    Off-Campus 
    Location: KCAD, 17 Fountain Street, room 212 

    • May 16th from 1:00 to 2:00 pm 
    • June 13th from 2:00 to 3:00 pm  


    During this session, you will have an opportunity to see the new Banner 9 interface and explore the navigation differences between Banner 8 and Banner 9 INB. Tips and tricks will be shared that will make the transition easier for you.  

    Register on the Staff Center Events site (Google Chrome works best). Email sctd@ferris.edu if you have trouble registering for a session.    

    Anyone with a disability who needs special accommodations to attend this event should call 231-591-2112 at least 72 hours in advance.