IPEDS Workshops

The University of St. Thomas (UST) along with the Association for Institutional Research (AIR) will be co-hosting 2 days of IPEDS workshops.
June 2 – 3, 2020
University of St. Thomas – St. Paul campus

IPEDs Workshops

IPEDs Workshops

Mark your calendar for June 2 & 3, 2020! The University of St. Thomas (UST) along with the Association for Institutional Research (AIR) will be co-hosting 2 days of workshops, on the UST St. Paul campus. These face-to-face training sessions are designed for Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) data providers and users. The workshops are provided at no charge to workshop participants. Classes will be held in McNeely Hall at the University of St. Thomas, 2115 Summit Avenue, St. Paul, MN 55105.

Registration is available now on the AIR Attend an IPEDS Workshop webpage!

June 2, 2020 – IPEDS Data and Benchmarking: Supporting Decision Making and Institutional Effectiveness

June 2, 2020 – IPEDS Data as the Public Face of an Institution

June 3, 2020 – Best Practices for Reporting and Using IPEDS Data to Improve Office Efficiencies

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UMBUG Winter Training

UMBUG Winter Training

Our training topic is Banner Course Program of Study with Degree Works or CAPP. It will be held from Wednesday, February 19, through noon on Friday, Feb. 21, 2020, at the University of St. Thomas – St. Paul campus. The training will address configuration and functional training relating to the Courses in Program of Study (CPoS) Banner functionality integrated with Degree Works or CAPP. The sessions will include configuration/set up, review of testing strategies and cases for testing, reviewing Banner output, and communication plans. During the discussions, we will identify where changes may be required to Degree Works scribe blocks, Surecode UCX tables, System Settings, and Shep security groups.

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Updates from the 2019 Fall Conference

Updates from the 2019 Fall Conference

Our thanks to all who made the Fall Conference a success, especially our hosts at St. Norbert College, vendor sponsors, partnering organizations, all those who lead and attended sessions both on-site and remotely. We were also pleased to welcome prospective members from two visiting Wisconsin Banner schools. In all about 130 participants.

The UMBUG web site has been updated with many of the presentations from the 30 plus sessions. To access these, go the Member Resources page, click on Conference Resources, and search by category such as Financial Aid or follow the instructions to search by date for either 10-03-2019 or 10-04-2019.

You will need to establish an UMBUG account first to access these. That can also be done on the Member Resources tab using your school e-mail as the user ID and by creating a password.

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