Welcome to NGSS: Next Generation Student Systems

The NGSS project team is near completion of the work that began in 2011 and formally ends on June 30, 2023. The team has collaborated with partners on and off campus to deliver superior tools and processes so students—and those who teach, advise, and support them—can perform academic and financial tasks easily and effectively.

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Welcome Path@Penn, Advising@Penn, Pennant@Penn and Courses@Penn
Access Path@Penn, Advising@Penn, Courses@Penn, Pennant@Penn. Resources and support are available on the Pennant pages of the SRFS website.

NGSS Information Session

Overview: Building Pennant

The NGSS program is deploying modern, flexible technology to advance Penn's missions of teaching, research, and service. The University's decentralized structure, along with the interdisciplinary strength that distinguishes Penn among its peers, demands core student information systems and work processes that facilitate collaboration across units, streamline administrative processes, and provide robust and friendly self-service capabilities.
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Partial Pennant System Outage on May 19-21, 2023: May 2, 2023: Read more

Partial Pennant System Outage on February 11-12, 2023: January 20, 2023: Read more

Welcome Pennant@Penn: December 2, 2022: Read more

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Penn Engagement

The new Pennant suite of systems and the associated changes to academic advising, financial aid, registration, and teaching affects almost everyone at Penn. The NGSS program is actively engaging the University community to ensure that students, faculty, staff, and postdoctoral trainees are prepared for the coming changes.
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