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Directory: Banner database links and usage

Data Entry Standards


  • To provide a directory to Banner database links and guidelines for best practices in using Banner suite 


  • Miami University community


  • Banner suite, Native Banner


Banner 8 database links


  • Banner suite (sometimes called Native Banner) is used for many administrative functions at Miami University and is accessible from the myMiami web page index (Quick Links) area
  • All newly hired employees are granted Banner accounts; however, to access Banner modules/forms, individuals must be granted the necessary security rights within Banner
    • Supervisors must contact the appropriate administrative office(s) to request access to the Banner modules/forms an employee needs to perform their job functions
  • Off peak–hours Banner reports and processes: To prevent slow response times within Banner and BannerWeb, Ellucian recommends that certain Banner Job Submission processes and reports only be run during off-peak hours (i.e., before or after regular business hours and on weekends)


Banner 8 computer requirements

For the best experience using Banner 8, be sure your computer meets the following requirements:

  • Monitor display resolution is set to 1024 x 768 (or higher)
  • Pop-up blocker accepts pop-ups from * and *
  • Web browser is the latest version of Internet Explorer (Windows), Firefox (Windows and Mac), or Safari (Mac)


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