News

January 15, 2019

Cal Answers Community,

We're implementing upgrades to the Cal Answers system. The Cal Answers upgrade will go live on Friday, February 8 and will improve the user experience by providing the ability to copy data directly out of Cal Answers reports and enabling users to create and reuse custom columns.

January 7, 2019

Happy New Year 2019! 

Kicking off the new year with a new Cal Answers Student Data Dashboard-

Graduate Applicants

December 21, 2018

Cal Answers Financials Community,

December 6, 2018

Join us for the December Cal Answers Student Data Community of Practice session on using data in support of grant writing.

Christopher Hunn, Director of Undergraduate Instruction, Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science in the College of Engineering and Andrew Eppig, Institutional Research Analyst from the Office of Equity & Inclusion will share their experiences using data in support of grant writing. 

December 4, 2018

Cal Answers Financials and BAIRS Community,

Now that we’ve completed all the releases necessary to transition from BAIRS to Cal Answers, we’re working on incorporating your feedback on Cal Answers and implementing some upgrades to the system. The Cal Answers upgrade will be released in February and will improve the user experience by providing the ability to copy data directly out of Cal Answers reports and enabling users to create and reuse custom columns.

November 14, 2018

Cal Answers Financials and BAIRS Community,

We’ve now completed all the releases necessary to transition from BAIRS to Cal Answers. BAIRS will remain available  through December 21. On December 22, 2018 we will close down BAIRS and the system will no longer be accessible. These last few weeks are your final opportunity to use Cal Answers while BAIRS is still available, so please take the opportunity to transition to Cal Answers now.

October 19, 2018

Student census data for Fall 2018 and the final snapshot of 2018-19 undergraduate admissions data are now available in Cal Answers dashboards and subject areas.

October 4, 2018

Cal Answers Financials and BAIRS Community,

September 25, 2018

Derived Residency now Available in Cal Answers Student Demographics & Outcomes

The Residency Status column in Cal Answers Student Demographics & Outcomes dashboards has been replaced with Derived Residency, which makes it easy to distinguish between

September 13, 2018

Cal Answers Financials and BAIRS Community,

Based on your feedback, rather than doing a phased shut-off we'll leave all the BAIRS dashboards open through December 21On December 22, 2018 we will close down BAIRS and the system will no longer be accessible.

September 11, 2018

Check out our Top 10 Cal Answers Financials Finance report runners for the month of August 2018! 

September 10, 2018

Pipeline Analysis, part 2 of 2 this Friday, September 14, 2018, @ 1:00 pm in Doe Library, room 308A.

Pipeline Analysis, part 2 of 2

August 8, 2018

We look forward to seeing you at our August Community of Practice session this Friday, August 10, 2018, @ 1:00 pm in Doe Library, room 308A.

August 6, 2018

Check out our Top 10 Cal Answers Financials report runners for the month of July 2018! 

August 2, 2018

The Spring 2018 End of Term (EOT) snapshot is now available in the Cal Answers Student Curriculum subject areas and relevant dashboards and also in the Ad Hoc Analysis->Students Registered subject areas. The End of Term (EOT) snapshot occurs approximately 8-9 weeks after the last day of the semester.

July 26, 2018

Cal Answers Financials and BAIRS Community,

Congratulations - we're getting there! Together we're making huge strides toward our goal of retiring BAIRS and implementing Cal Answers Financials.

July 25, 2018

Financials* Basic Navigation Training

Want to learn how to navigate the Cal Answers General Ledger subject area to access, format and print your data tables?

July 11, 2018

Check out our Top 10 Cal Answers Financials report runners for the month of June 2018! 

July 5, 2018

Are you a current user of the Cal Answers student data dashboards?

Would you like to build your analysis skills and collaborate with like-minded data stewards on campus?

Register to be a member of the growing Cal Answers Student Data Community of Practice participating in monthly campus-wide Community of Practice collaborative working sessions where you can

June 28, 2018

Cal Answers and HR BAIRS Community,