Banner is an administrative software package for use in higher education and developed by Ellucian. The University of Alaska uses Banner to maintain integrated data for finance, human resources, student, and financial aid systems. A few examples of University systems powered by Banner include UAOnline, DegreeWorks, and Travel & Expense Management. For direct links to the various facets of UA’s Banner system (finance, HR, student, Banner support, and Accesses information) please visit the menu items located in the yellow box on the left.
Make sure your bookmarks and links to Banner point to https://banner.alaska.edu/
Make sure your bookmarks and links to Workflow point at https://workflowprod.alaska.edu:9044/workflow/.
Please contact the OIT Service Desk if you have questions or feedback.
Common Banner requests and support tools
- Banner (Internet Native Banner)
- UAOnline (Self Service Banner)
- Degree Works
- Banner Electronic Workflow
- International Student & Scholar Management
Recommended Browsers by Operating System:
- Internet Explorer 9, 10, 11
Firefox 31 (and under)
Mac OS X
Safari 4, 5.0.6, 5.1, 6, 7
Firefox 31 (and under)
Banner training is available through each campus as well as OIT. Please consult your MAU's (major academic unit such as UAF, UAA, UAS or SW) training page for class descriptions and scheduling.
- OIT Training & Development - Calendar (Banner Navigation, TOAD)
- OIT Training & Development - Training Resources
- UAF Financial Services (Banner Navigation, Procurement, Travel)
- UAA Financial Services (Banner Navigation, Finance Querying, Purchasing, HR Querying)
- UAA Enrollment Services (Banner Student Information)
- UAS Banner Training
How To …
Contact your Campus Security Coordinator to request access to Banner.
UAF Employees please download and complete the appropriate Security Access Request Form and follow the submission directions on the form.
If you need to utilize your legacy banner credentials for another service, you will need to bypass the single sign option. Instead navigate to: https://banner.alaska.edu/forms/frmservlet?config=banprod This may also be used in cases where you are experiencing "java.security.invalidkeyexception:wrong key size"
Once you have been granted access to a non-Production Banner instance by your Campus Security Coordinator, use your internet browser to navigate to the URL for the specific instance.
You can adjust your font size by going to a custom URL:
Adjust the "100" after "clientDPI=" to fit your needs. As of 4 Feb 2016, this URL has been updated log into Banner using your UA Username.