NGSS System Outage Overview

Path Forms and CourseLeaf Path will not be available on Friday, August 5 starting at 11:00 p.m. through Saturday, August 6 at 9:00 a.m. Additionally, Pennant applications will not be available on Saturday, August 6 from 4:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. due to scheduled maintenance. All times are Eastern Time. Please let us know if you have any questions or concerns by emailing ngsscomms@isc.upenn.edu

In general, when the University conducts firewall/network maintenance, the following Pennant systems are affected.



Pennant Financial Aid Applications:



Application Description Status Details

Fender Application (Awards)

Application to upload award data using a template to Banner

Unavailable

Schools can prepare their CSV files and upload their files following the blackout

Graduate Funding

Application to enter departmental awards and grants for graduate students

Unavailable  

Imaging

Content and process management platform for storing critical content

Unavailable  

Penn Institutional Methodology (IM) Tool

Application to calculate student need based on institutional rules

Unavailable  

Pennant Aid

Banner application for processing student Financial Aid

Unavailable  


Student Accounts Applications:



Application Description Status Details

Pay My Tuition

Application used for international and domestic wire payments

Partially Available

Student can submit payments, but no transactions will be posted to banner

Penn Pay

Application through which students pay their bills

Unavailable  

Pennant Accounts

Native Banner application for student accounts (charges/payments)

Unavailable  

Pennant Student Account Summary (PSAS)

Summary screen of student billing (charges, payments), and relevant academic program information

Unavailable

No access

Pennant Feeder Application

Application to submit charges/credits to a student's account

Unavailable

 



Student Records Applications:



Application Description Status Details

Athletics Eligibility

Athletics eligibility enrollment review

Unavailable

 

Canvas

Central University LMS

Unavailable  

CourseLeaf Section Scheduler (CLSS)

Course and section scheduling system

Unavailable  

PATH@Penn

Pennant student self-service application

Available

Links to Pennant systems may not be available

Advising@Penn

Pennant advisor self-service application

Available

Links to Pennant systems may not be available

Courses@Penn

Pennant instructor self-service application

Available

Links to Pennant systems may not be available

InfoSilem

System for room and exam scheduling

Unavailable  

Pennant Records

Banner student records system (Courses, Sections, Instructors Summer 2021 and beyond)

Unavailable  

PLN

Penn Literacy Network Registration

Unavailable  

State/CollegeNET

University admissions systems (graduate and undergraduate)

Unavailable  

Student Elections

Application to support student elections

Unavailable  

University Catalog/Curriculum Manager (CM)

Curriculum management and course catalog system

Unavailable  


Reporting Applications:



Application Description Status Details

Data Warehouse

Reporting data collection for student records, Pennant account, Pennant aid, other student related data

Unavailable

 

Graduate Funding

Reporting application for basic student queries

Unavailable  


Miscellaneous Applications:



Application Description Status Details

Cost of Attendance (COA) Workflow

Form for collecting summer and academic year costs.

Unavailable  

Penn Course Evaluation

Course evaluation application

Unavailable