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ITS to Conduct Review of Banner System

During Fall, Information Technology Services will be working with a group of stakeholders from across the University to conduct a review of the Banner administrative and related systems. The team is seeking input from the University community regarding the current system and future requirements. 

In order to meet the future goals of the University and to deliver the capabilities required to meet our objectives, the ITS organization in partnership with a third-party advisory firm will be conducting a review of the University’s core IT applications. The largest review involves an evaluation of the core administrative system, Ellucian Banner. Banner serves as the core system for many of the University’s most critical business processes including the student information system, financial system, human resources system, and development system.  

The review will begin in mid-September and is expected to conclude with a recommendation by the end of the calendar year. The review team consists of broad representation from across numerous University units. Members of the review team area: 

  • Andrew Budd 
  • Beth Simon 
  • Bianca Montenegro 
  • Brandon McCoy 
  • Carrie Rahl 
  • Clayton Berry 
  • Dave Maddox 
  • David Hakanson 
  • Deb Schindler 
  • Fairouz Medjahed 
  • Fred Winkler 
  • Helen McCormack 
  • Janice Barnes 
  • Jay Haugen 
  • Jeff Kapp 
  • Jessica Erwin 
  • John Winkler 
  • Katherine Weathers 
  • Kirsten Miller 
  • Kristy Arciszewski 
  • Kristy Runge 
  • Leslie Williams 
  • Libby Gallogly 
  • Lillie Jackson 
  • Linda Saffore 
  • Lisa Zoia 
  • Matthew Christian 
  • Myrinda Grantham 
  • Nikki Murdick 
  • Patricia Blockmon 
  • Peter Juan 
  • Stacey Harrington 
  • Wendy Hamstra-Smith 
  • Will Curran 
  • Yvette Liebesman 

 As the team begins their work, ITS is requesting that the University community complete a brief survey to provide feedback regarding the current administrative system, Banner and also provide future requirements. To provide feedback please follow the link: ERP Survey. The survey will close October 4, 2017. 

IT will send updates regarding the progress of this initiative throughout Fall. If you have any questions regarding this initiative please contact David Hakanson at