UMMS Upgrading PeopleSoft Student Administration

Date Posted: January 12, 2010
Category: GSBS

The University of Massachusetts Medical School is currently upgrading the PeopleSoft Student Administration Application. The PeopleSoft Student Administration Application is an integrated student information system that houses the student admissions, financial and academic records for the institution. 

The upgraded PeopleSoft Student Administration system is scheduled for release in February 2010. Some of the enhancements and benefits of the new system include the ability to: 

• print an unofficial transcript 
• view course history 
• monitor student account 
• check on grades 
• view current and past 1098T 

Student will be able to store self-service pages as favorites and have quick links to the following: 

• Advisor contact information 
• Blackboard/Vista 
• UMMS Bookstore 
• University health plans 

UMMS is currently preparing various training methods for the Student system upgrade, including Job Aids, training guides, online tutorials and instructor led training. Learning Labs will also be scheduled after the February launch. As we approach the scheduled release time additional information will be provided by way of documents similar to the one attached to this email and the Registrar’s Office Intranet site: http://inside.umassmed.edu/registrar