ITS boosts collaborations with students

December 11, 2014

Over the last 1½ months here at ITS News, we’ve introduced you to some industrious students who are doing cool things in information technology with ITS and elsewhere on campus and beyond. Sophomore Brent Comstock, for one, inspires all of … Continued

Important changes to ConnectCarolina access for faculty and staff

November 11, 2013

As part of an effort to increase the security and reliability of Carolina’s information technology resources, ITS is implementing changes to faculty and staff connections to the ConnectCarolina application. The University’s data systems are under constant attack, with millions of … Continued

Accessing ConnectCarolina via portal

November 11, 2013

ITS has launched a new portal for login to ConnectCarolina at the landing page This change, which took place on Oct. 18, 2013, affects everyone who uses ConnectCarolina: faculty, staff, students and alumni. The MyUNC ( ) web page … Continued

Project Videos Available on ConnectCarolina YouTube Channel

March 26, 2012

ConnectCarolina’s new YouTube channel is now available. Currently posted is video from the February 29 Finance Town Hall and the famous “Bucket Presentation,” which provides a humorous explanation of the difference in how PeopleSoft uses chartfields versus FRS.

Project Update January 2012

February 24, 2012

The ConnectCarolina project team has been working on the HR/Payroll and Finance implementations for the last 18 months. The primary focus has been determining what the University needs the system to do (“requirements”) and how PeopleSoft meets those needs Along … Continued

ConnectCarolina Finance Town Hall Feb. 29

February 24, 2012

Big changes are coming to the University’s financial systems as the ConnectCarolina project implements PeopleSoft Financials. Campus is invited to learn more at a Town Hall on Wednesday, Feb. 29, 2:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. at Carroll Hall Auditorium (room … Continued

ConnectCarolina Outage Sat., Feb. 11, 7am to 2pm

February 3, 2012

ConnectCarolina will have a planned maintenance outage on Saturday, Feb. 11 starting at 7:00am and ending around 2:00pm.  ConnectCarolina will be down during this time frame.  In addition, functions that use Person Services may experience limited and/or no functionality during … Continued

ConnectCarolina Outage Tues., Jan. 24, 6pm – 11pm

January 19, 2012

Census will take place on the evening of Tuesday, Jan. 24. Due to the need to “freeze” the database to take the census snapshot, users will not be able to access ConnectCarolina pages from 6:00 p.m. to 11:00pm on Jan. … Continued

Project Update December 2011

December 14, 2011

As the calendar year draws to a close, here is an update on both the operational and project portions of ConnectCarolina. ConnectCarolina is the name the University uses for its PeopleSoft implementation. PeopleSoft is an enterprise administrative system that includes … Continued

ConnectCarolina Outage Jan. 3

December 14, 2011

ConnectCarolina will have a planned maintenance outage on Tuesday, Jan. 3 starting at 4:00pm and ending around 11:00pm. ConnectCarolina will be down during this time frame. This impacts Campus Solutions functionality. In addition, Person Services is impacted by this outage … Continued