Technology Updates



5/1/2019 11:45 AM CUNYfirst Databas Upgrade: CUNYfirst Campus Solutions, Finance, and CUNY Portal will be unavailable from 10:00 PM May 3 through 10:00 AM May 4

CUNY/CIS and the CUNYfirst hosting service provider are upgrading the CUNYfirst database to Oracle version 18c. This database upgrade is a prerequisite for a future Oracle PeopleSoft upgrade and associated CUNYfirst enhancements.

The CUNYfirst database upgrade is scheduled as follows:

  • Thursday, May 2, 10:00 PM through Friday, May 3, 10:00 AM. (CUNYfirst Enterprise Learning Management, Enterprise Performance Management, Performance Production Monitoring, and CRM modules will be unavailable; all other modules, including finance, campus solutions, HR and Reporting Instances will be available).
  • Friday, May 3, 10:00 PM through Saturday, May 4, 10:00 AM.  (CUNYfirst Finance, Campus Solutions, and HR modules will be unavailable).

Reporting instances will be available during this period until Sunday, May 5, 10:00 PM. Reporting instances should be available and refreshed by  noon on Monday, May 6.

5/3/2019 11:15 AM DegreeWorks Maintenance for Monday May 6th, 2019 from 6AM to 8AM

On Monday, May 6, 2019 between the hours of 6:00 AM and 8:00 AM, CIS will enable  the Transfer What-If (TWIF) feature in DegreeWorks for students at pilot schools (Queensborough, Queens, Lehman, Hostos and CSI). 

Please note DegreeWorks will be unavailable for all schools during this maintenance window.