If you use any part of ConnectCarolina except SelfService, then starting May 23, you’ll be required to use 2-Step/Duo to access ConnectCarolina. That means if you enter grades, submit ePARs, conduct performance evaluations, buy from the vendor catalogs, or any other transactions, you’ll need to verify with 2-Step/Duo to get in to ConnectCarolina. The good news is that you may have already set up 2-Step Verification with Duo in order to access VPN or your W-2. If you haven’t already, now is the time to register for 2-Step Verification. Visit onyen.unc.edu and click on “2-Step Verification for Duo.” You’ll need your PID and mobile phone to complete registration. Pro Tip: During registration, be ready to set up a preferred method and a back-up option. That way, if you lose your phone or leave it at home, you’ll have an alternate way to authenticate your accounts. If you’ve already registered, don’t worry, you can add a back-up method at any time. Pro Tip: If you get a new phone, you will need to register it. You can find instructions on https://help.unc.edu/help/duo/ How does this impact your daily work? When you click the Log in to ConnectCarolina & InfoPorte green button, you will see the Duo screen to complete 2-Step … Continued
Starting on April 11, you will see a new layout when you type connectcarolina.unc.edu into your browser. You’ll see the same links you’re used to seeing plus a few extra, and we think the page will be easier to use for those new to ConnectCarolina and for students’ family members who only occasionally log in to ConnectCarolina. There is no downtime or outage associated with this update. The Changes We‘ve simplified the page layout and made it is easier to navigate. The links work the same as they do now. Only the look is different. Looking for the InfoPorte link? It’s in ConnectCarolina under Enterprise Reporting on the left . For Students The first column is for students and their proxy users. Like today, students will click the big green button to get to the ConnectCarolina Student Center, and once in ConnectCarolina, everything will work the same as it does now. Parents or others can pay bills or see student info by clicking the blue buttons in the lower left. (As always, students first need to give them access.) Click the first link under the green button, Useful Links for Students to go to a friendlier version of the page … Continued
As part of the Spring 2018 census activities, there will be an outage of the Student Administration component of ConnectCarolina on Tuesday, January 30th, starting at 5:00 pm and ending around 12:00 am. Census is the official date the University reports enrollment. Faculty, students and staff will not be able to access ConnectCarolina Student Center during this time. Finance functions are not affected by this outage, but the Hire ePAR form for HR/Payroll is affected, as are some services related to Onyen, PID and Guest ID. List of affected ConnectCarolina applications During the January 30th outage, these ConnectCarolina applications may experience limited or no functionality: Student Administration Third-Party Proxy Access ePAR hire form TouchNet (students and third-party proxies cannot pay bills; applicants cannot pay enrollment deposits) Some Guest ID and Onyen update services PID Create UNC Directory (lookups available but not updates) UNC Online applications for enrollment (Summer School, Nursing, Part-time Studies, etc.) Friday Center applications (CPPSReg, PDEPReg, CEU, FCCPS) If you have questions or problems … Contact the Service Desk at 919-962-HELP or help.unc.edu. To see the most up-to-date system status, go to https://status.its.unc.edu/.
OUTAGE: There will be a ConnectCarolina maintenance outage on Saturday, September 16, beginning at 5:00 a.m. and ending at approximately 12:00 p.m. This affects the Student Administration component of ConnectCarolina and the ePAR hire form for HR/Payroll as well as some services related to Onyen, PID and Guest ID. The Finance component is NOT affected by this outage. During the September 16 outage, the following functions may experience limited and/or no functionality: The following ConnectCarolina applications, including: Student Administration Third Party Proxy Access ePAR hire form TouchNet (students and third party proxies cannot pay bills; applicants cannot pay enrollment deposits) Some Guest ID and Onyen update services PID Create UNC Directory (lookups available, but not updates) UNC Online Applications for admissions (Summer School, Nursing, Part-time Studies, etc.) Friday Center Applications (CPPSReg, PDEPReg, CEU, FCCPS) Questions/Problems: Help Desk: 919-962-HELP or help.unc.edu For the most up-to-date system status, please go to https://status.its.unc.edu/ We appreciate your cooperation. https://ccinfo.unc.edu/files/2017/09/ConnectCarolina-Student-Administration-Maintenance-Outage.pdf
During the 2016-2017 academic year, ConnectCarolina support staff shifted their focus from post-go-live stabilization support for finance, human resources and payroll applications to enhancing functionality, providing new reporting capabilities, and improving the usability of the system. Both campus and central administrative users benefited from the team’s efforts. This report highlights some of the most significant improvements and successes.
Information on the new Affiliates Report in Infoporte
The Affiliate Report shows information on all active affiliates or affiliates who were terminated within the last year
This webinar covers two new error checks that have been put into the Gradstar system, and what you can do to prevent such errors. Going forward, Gradstar won’t be able to process entries with errors, which could affect whether recipients receive their awards.
A webinar about changes to the Campus Vendor Request system coming early 2016. Includes information about the new Affiliate vendor class as well as information on what changes can be made to each vendor class.
This webinar teaches how associated budgets work, when it applies, and how it affects your available balance.
This Computer-Based Training course explains what an affiliate is and how to complete the Add or Update an Affiliate ePAR form. It also explains the process for requesting a PID for an affiliate and how to use the affiliate ePAR form to add or update affiliates.