Business Operations Systems

Wayne State's business operations solution is Banner, an integrated database system used to manage student and employee information and business processes. Access to Banner relies on strict security measures and is only given to eligible employees.

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Business Operations Systems

  • Is there training available for Banner?

    Banner training resources Training videos and other resources for both the current version of Banner — as well as the Banner 9 version — can be found at ellucian.okta.com. Ellucian, the vendor for Banner, requires a two-step registration...

  • How do I install the required Java software for Banner?

    Java software is needed on Wayne State University work computers for authorized employees to use Internet Native Banner (INB) on WSU's Banner Administrative System. Banner users must always have the latest WSU approved version of Java running on ...

  • What are the requirements or restrictions for my Banner password?

    The following requirements and restrictions apply to all Banner passwords. Passwords must be 8 to 24 characters. Passwords may contain both upper or lower case letters. First character must be alphabetic. Must contain at least one number (not t...

  • Is there Banner documentation available?

    Documentation for the Banner Administrative System can be found on Academica. Log into Academica at http://a.wayne.edu. In the left-hand menu, click Employee Resources and then click Administrative Systems. Choose Banner Documentation. A pop-up...

  • How do I change my Banner password?

    Please note that your Banner password must meet certain security requirements. Find a full list of these requirements here. To change your password, use the GUAPSWD form. Log in to Banner at banner.wayne.edu. Click Change Banner Password in My Li...

  • How do I add Banner to Internet Explorer's Trusted Sites list?

    If you see warnings that your version of Java is out of date in Internet Explorer, you may need to add Banner to your Trusted Sites list. Follow the steps below to make a site a Trusted Site in Internet Explorer. Open Internet Explorer and choose ...

  • Is it safe to run Java on Internet Native Banner?

    Due to an Internet Native Banner (INB) update made Dec. 13, 2015, Internet Explorer users will see a one-time security warning. The warning in Internet Explorer will say: "This webpage wants to run the following add-on: 'Java SE Runtime Environment ...

  • What are the current versions of all Banner modules used at Wayne State University?

    The following versions of Banner modules are currently used at Wayne State University. Application Version Banner Student 8.13 Banner Student Self-Service 8.7.2 Banner Financial Aid 8.29 Banner Financial Aid Self-Ser...

  • How do I get access to Banner?

    Find information regarding Banner access at https://tech.wayne.edu/enterpriseapps/access.

  • How do I customize the size/resolution of a Banner window?

    If Banner is displaying strangely on your computer, you may adjust the size and the resolution of the window. The Banner application looks to the URL to determine the size and dots per inch (DPI) in which to render Banner. In the address bar of yo...

  • What should I do when I see error messages in Banner after upgrading to Java 7 Update 51?

    You may see the following error messages when trying to access Internet Native Banner (INB) after upgrading to Java 7 Update 52 (Java 1.7.0.51). Find the workaround for these errors here. Error 1 followed by Error 2 Error...

  • How do I access Banner documentation?

    Wayne State University Banner users may now access Banner documentation directly from the Ellucian Hub to get the most up to date information. Follow the steps below to access Banner documentation. Go to ellucian.okta.com. NOTE: If you’r...