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CUNYfirst and CUNYfirst Reporting available – July 30, 2017

Posted on Sun, 30 Jul 2017 16:22:41

CUNYfirst and CUNYfirst Reporting are now available.

Note that Friday�� and Saturday�� overnight processing data/reporting transfers were unsuccessful. Sunday�� overnight processing and data/reporting transfers are expected to run as scheduled.

CIS and the hosting service provider will continue to monitor CUNYfirst operation and send an update if there is any change in system status.

CUNYFirst Outage and Emergency Maintenance – July 29, 2017

Posted on Sat, 29 Jul 2017 22:29:04

The CUNYfirst system is currently unavailable due to serious hardware malfunctions at our hosting service provider. Engineers from the hosting service provider and the hardware manufacturer are conducting emergency maintenance overnight and through tomorrow to restore the system to operation. The current estimate for restoration is 7:00 p.m. on Sunday, July 30.

CUNYfirst Admissions launch: CUNYfirst Unavailable from 5pm on Fri, July 7 to 8am on Mon, July 10

Posted on Wed, 05 Jul 2017 14:41:20

CUNYfirst will be launching the Admissions module that results in CUNYfirst being unavailable as follows:

Unavailable start time: 5 pm on Friday, July 7, 2017
Unavailable end time: 8 am on Monday, July 10, 2017

During the time CUNYfirst is unavailable CUNYfirst MyInfo and all test and development systems, including Reporting and training simulation, will be up and running. The first nightly refresh after the Admissions launch will take place on Monday night, July 10.

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CUNYfirst – which stands for Fully Integrated Resources and Services Tool – is a suite of software that has replaced many of our aging computer systems in the areas of Student Administration, Finance and Human Resources. The ongoing implementation of all CUNYfirst applications involves a multi-year process with CUNY colleges being brought online several institutions at a time. The new software continues to play a key role in helping the University realize its goal of an integrated CUNY.

CUNYfirst is

  • Integration
    Featuring an interconnected University-wide system that effectively ties into and manages students' education and records; faculty/staff employment and benefits information; and all College business operations
  • Industry Best Practices
    Putting into place systems and procedures that comply with CUNY's common goal of providing the best customer service to our students, faculty, staff and community
  • Standardization without loss of identity
    Implementing common processes that can be accepted across the University while allowing campuses to continue their unique missions
  • Self-Service
    Making available modern systems and processes that allow the user more control and flexibility
  • Accurate and timely information to better serve students, faculty and staff
    Accessing information in real time
  • Replacement of aging computer systems
    Retiring systems that have reached their capacity and replacing them with the most modern educational and business systems

Whom does CUNYfirst affect?

Everyone in CUNY. Students, faculty and staff are all affected in a positive way. With this integration, students' records are linked to business and finance systems, and personnel records for faculty and staff are connected University-wide.

What areas have acquired new systems?

CUNYfirst consists of three main sections: Campus Solutions (Student Administration), Human Resources and Finance. In each of these sections, new systems have changed the way we do business in a number of key areas:

Campus Solutions

  • Admissions
  • Testing
  • Financial Aid
  • Advisement
  • Registration
  • Billing
  • Student Records


  • Purchasing
  • Budgeting
  • Data Collection
  • Reporting
  • Accounting

Human Resources

  • Payroll
  • Pension
  • Benefits

As new CUNYfirst applications have been launched, various members of the BCC community, including students, have been trained on how to use the tools they need to succeed at Bronx Community College.


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