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ConnectCarolina Help Now Includes More Student Admin Resources

June 22, 2017

Have you tried out the searchable online help in ConnectCarolina? It contains information from many of the training materials and other resources in a searchable format. You may notice the Help icon when you’re navigating in certain pages in ConnectCarolina.

Guaranteed Tuition for Undergrad NC Residents

June 13, 2017

Paying for college can be daunting, and fears of tuition increases before graduation day can add to the challenge. Starting this fall, undergraduates who are NC residents qualify for the Fixed Tuition Payment bill, passed by the NC legislature in May 2016. The bill guarantees that tuition remains constant or decreases during a student’s “tuition period,” which is defined as eight consecutive academic semesters for a four-year program. Once the tuition period ends, tuition for any additional semesters reverts to the prevailing rate at the institution, plus a surcharge if applicable.

Purchasing Categories Reduced by More Than 50,000

June 13, 2017

If part of your day includes entering purchase requisitions or vouchers, you’re familiar with having to enter a category code for each item you are buying or paying for. The categories help the University track spending and negotiate better pricing, but it was difficult and time-consuming to choose the correct category from a list of 55,000 choices.

Behind the Pomp and Circumstance: Supporting Graduation Preparation

June 13, 2017

A few weeks ago, over 6,000 seniors turned their tassels and officially became Carolina Alumni. Graduation evokes memories of long nights studying for final exams and grading papers, family celebrations, and of course, cueing the Pomp and Circumstance. However, the campus and central offices work months in advance to support many aspects of graduation.

Guide to Clearing Your Browser Cookies/Cache

June 13, 2017

The purpose of this document is to walk through the steps for deleting the cache and cookies of various desktop browsers. Clearing your cache or browser history helps certain programs, such as TIM, run efficiently. Chrome In the browser bar, enter: … Continued

Upcoming Census Outage Thursday, June 29th from 5pm-12am

June 1, 2017

As part of the Summer II census activities, there will be an outage of the Student Administration component of ConnectCarolina on Thursday, June 29th, starting at 5:00pm and ending around 12:00am. Census is the official date the University reports enrollment. … Continued

ConnectCarolina System Outage Saturday, May 20, 6am to 12pm

May 17, 2017

There will be a ConnectCarolina and ITSApps maintenance outage on Saturday,May 20, beginning at 6:00am and ending at approximately 12:00pm. This affects the Student Administration component of ConnectCarolina and the ePAR hire form for HR/Payroll as well as some services … Continued

InfoPorte Release Notes for May 12, 2017

May 12, 2017

The new InfoPorte 7.0 release includes enhancements and bug fixes for Cores, finance and HR InfoPorte users. These changes will be available on Saturday, May 13, 2017. For more information, see the release notes for InfoPorte 7.0 here. As a reminder: … Continued

Accurate Salary Projections in InfoPorte

May 11, 2017

To:         University Business Managers Research Administration Support Group (RASG) MOU Financial Leads Accounting personnel who use InfoPorte From:   Walter Miller, Interim Payroll Director Subject:  Accurate Salary Projections in InfoPorte As of May 12, you can expect salary and fringe … Continued