News

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,

June 25, 2018

There is a new Payroll dashboard coming soon in Cal Answers Financials. The Payroll dashboard will include Payroll and Personnel System (PPS) activity, which will replace the BAIRS payroll reports.

June 12, 2018

Thank you to our Top 10 Cal Answers Financials report runners in the month of May 2018! 

We will continue to track our progress as a campus to the new Cal Answers Financial Dashboards as we prepare to retire BAIRS in December of 2018.

June 1, 2018

Where is Summer?

Come to learn where you can find Summer data in the Cal Answers Student Data Dashboards. We will provide bookmark links to dashboards filtered to Summer terms and share insight into working with this data. Plan for a very cool time!

May 24, 2018

Cal Answers Financials and BAIRS Community,

May 22, 2018

The Fall 2017 degree data is now available (as of 5.16.18) in the Cal Answers Student Demographics & Outcomes subject area:

  • Degrees Earned dashboard displays the count of degree recipients as well as the count of degrees awarded prorated for students with multiple majors.