Human Resources & Payroll


Visit with SunGard at the NACUBO Annual Meeting

Doing more with less gets harder every day. But you do it, because you have a community to serve.

Visit with SunGard at the NACUBO Annual Meeting, July 9-12, Tampa, Florida, to learn how you can make your IT resources work even harder.

For a quick preview of what we’ll be up to in Tampa, visit us at


Food for Thought - Retaining talent through the downturn....

As institutions continue to grapple with a new economic reality, retaining great faculty will become more challenging as they look for more stability and better job opportunities.  What is your institution doing to attract and retain talented faculty and staff?

Flagships Losing More Faculty
Source: Inside Higher Ed
Date: 5/31/11
The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is grappling with the departure of 78 faculty memb...


Banner Effort Reporting and Labor Redistribution

Florida Atlantic University (FAU) is an early implementer of the Banner Effort Reporting and Labor Redistribution module.

Making the Most of Banner HR

At Summit, the University of West Florida reviewed the basics of Banner HR, including information about some of the most commonly used forms in the system and how they are used.

Food for Thought - A new year, a new round of state budget cuts in higher education

Higher education budgets face further cuts  as state legislatures work to close huge budget shortfalls. In hard hit states like California, public institutions will likely face a new wave of budget cuts on top of double-digit cuts made over the last several years, while other states are being forced to cut even the most successful scholarship programs.  What must institutions do to address these new economic realities?



SunGard Higher Education Community Source Initiative Delivers New Enhancements to Banner Human Resources

SunGard Higher Education has released a new version of its Banner Human Resources (HR) system, which is designed to improve business processes and efficiencies through automation. Three of the new enhancements were driven by customer input and collaboration through the SunGard Higher Education Community Source Initiative.

The Community Source Initiative — the first vendor-supported community source forum dedicated to higher education administ...

Summit Presentation Submission Deadline Extended to Wed 10/13

The Summit call-for-presentations system experienced performance issues Friday due to the significant volume of sessions that were being submitted. We apologize for the inconvenience and have extended the deadline to Wednesday, October 13.


Visit SunGard Higher Education at the CUPA-HR Annual Conference and Expo

If you're attending the CUPA-HR Annual Conference and Expo next week in New Orleans, LA, be sure to stop by the SunGard Higher Education booth (#501).  We will have representatives from product management, as well as sales support, on hand to answer any questions you have, discuss our product strategy and direction to support human resources' needs, and showcase our latest offerings.  We hope to see you there! 

SunGard Higher Education Customers and Executive Dave Becker Discuss Trends in HR Technology with University Business

University Business recently published an article on "HR Technology: Today and Tomorrow: Update on ERP systems, information systems, and more in campus HR offices."  In the article, SunGard Higher Education customers Edwin Bemmel from Florida Atlantic University and Kate Stoss from Miami University (Ohio), as well as SunGard Higher Education Senior Vice President Dave Becker, discuss trends they see in HR systems supporting higher education.



Student Employment

Payment method of stipends for graduate assistants and doctoral fellowships.