CUNY-Hosted Services Alerts

CUNYfirst PeopleTools System Upgrade: CUNYfirst unavailable starting 10 pm on Fri, December 1

CUNYfirst requires a PeopleTools system upgrade that will be implemented during two, 14-hour maintenance windows starting at 10 pm ET on Friday, December 1, 2017. CUNYfirst will be unavailable to users as follows: For all CUNYfirst users: 10 pm on Friday, December 1 – 12noon on Saturday, December 2 For Reporting, ELM and CRM users: […]

CUNYfirst transitions to CUNY Login on Fri, October 27

Starting October 27, 2017, users will log in to CUNYfirst using the new CUNY Login page and their CUNY Login credentials: CUNYfirst username followed by @login.cuny.edu and CUNYfirst password. If you are new to CUNY Login, please see the CUNY Login Page FAQs for helpful information.

CUNYfirst October Close: CUNYfirst unavailable starting 9 PM on Tues, October 31

The CUNYfirst month-end financial closing activities for October will take place from 9 pm on Tuesday, October 31 to 1 am on Wednesday, November 1, 2017. During this time the CUNYfirst Human Capital (HCM) and Campus Solutions (CS) functions will not be available.

CUNYfirst PeopleTools System Upgrade: [Updated] CUNYfirst unavailable starting 10 pm on Fri, October 27

CUNYfirst requires a PeopleTools system upgrade that will be implemented during two, 14-hour maintenance windows starting at 10 pm ET on Friday, October 27, 2017. CUNYfirst will be unavailable to users as follows: For all CUNYfirst users: 10 pm on Friday, October 27 – 12 pm on Saturday, October 28 For Reporting, ELM and CRM […]

CUNYfirst October Maintenance: CUNYfirst unavailable starting 7 pm on Sat, October 21

The CUNYfirst hosting partner has scheduled its monthly system maintenance the weekend of October 21, 2017. CUNYfirst will be unavailable for up to 24 hours.   Maintenance Start: 7 pm ET on Saturday, October 21, 2017   Maintenance End: 7 pm ET on Sunday, October 22, 2017

CUNYfirst Database Reorganization: CS/HCM functions unavailable starting 9 pm on Thur, October 5

The CUNYfirst Campus Solutions/Human Capital Management (CS/HCM) database requires a reorganization to improve performance and backup times. During this reorganization, CS/HCM functions will be unavailable for up to 84 hours. Finance functions will remain available. Reorganization Start: 9 pm ET on Thursday, October 5, 2017 Reorganization End: 9 am ET on Monday, October 9, 2017

IMS Maintenance: Application/Service Unavailability September 23-24

The identity management system (IMS) providing user authentication for Blackboard, CUNYfirst, CUNYsmart, DegreeWorks, FACTS and the Virtual Bookstore will undergo maintenance on Saturday and Sunday, September 23-24. This maintenance results in intermittent application/service unavailability as follows: Blackboard: Intermittently unavailable 6-7pm on Sat, September 23 and 10am-2pm on Sun, September 24 CUNYfirst: Intermittently unavailable 6-7pm on […]

CUNYfirst September Close: CUNYfirst unavailable starting 9 PM on Fri, September 29

The CUNYfirst month-end financial closing activities for September will take place from 9 pm on Friday, September 29 to 1 am on Saturday, September 30, 2017. During this time the CUNYfirst Human Capital (HCM) and Campus Solutions (CS) functions will not be available.

CUNYfirst September Maintenance: CUNYfirst unavailable starting 7 pm on Sat, September 23

The CUNYfirst hosting partner has scheduled its monthly system maintenance the weekend of September 23, 2017. CUNYfirst will be unavailable for up to 24 hours.   Maintenance Start: 7 pm ET on Saturday, September 23, 2017   Maintenance End: 7 pm ET on Sunday, September 24, 2017

CUNYfirst and CUNYfirst Reporting available – July 30, 2017

CUNYfirst and CUNYfirst Reporting are now available. Note that Friday’s and Saturday’s overnight processing data/reporting transfers were unsuccessful. Sunday’s overnight processing and data/reporting transfers are expected to run as scheduled. CIS and the hosting service provider will continue to monitor CUNYfirst operation and send an update if there is any change in system status.