News

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.

October 4, 2018

Cal Answers Financials and BAIRS Community,

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.

August 21, 2018

Berkeley News

A warm welcome and updates on the budget, housing, free speech from UC Berkeley Chancellor Carol Christ. Read the article on Berkeley News.

August 20, 2018

Berkeley News

As UC Berkeley’s bears roll back onto campus, they’ll notice some changes. From new construction projects to renovations and upkeep on some of Berkeley’s most iconic buildings, here’s a breakdown.

Read complete article on Berkeley News.

August 8, 2018

Our Berkeley is a new public-facing website featuring data and narratives on the major dimensions of UC Berkeley. Over 20 dashboards were developed and released in the course of the last year, spanning topics such as admissions, enrollment, demographics, instruction, financial aid, student outcomes, student experience, sponsored projects, and human resources.

July 31, 2018

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.

June 28, 2018

Cal Answers and HR BAIRS Community,

June 27, 2018

Dear Staff, Faculty and Students,

We are delighted to share information about positive developments regarding the state budget and philanthropy – two areas where faculty, students, staff and alumni have joined forces to build support for Berkeley.

State Budget

May 24, 2018

Cal Answers Financials and BAIRS Community,

May 22, 2018

Cal Answers Financials and BAIRS Community,

May 16, 2018

Please note that there is a clarification for the campus budget update from then chancellor-designate on June 26, 2017.

May 11, 2018

University Partnership Program

Could you run 150,000 miles in 30 days? A feat that might seem impossible to one individual can be obtained by a community that rallies together for a common goal–supporting campus basic needs programs and initiatives.

April 19, 2018

Cal Answers Financials and BAIRS Community,

April 18, 2018

Dear Campus Community,

Over the past year the Office of the Executive Vice Chancellor and Provost, the ASUC student leaders, and VC Finance’s Office of Planning and Analysis (OPA) have been collaborating on ways to better equip students with information that allows them to provide contextual data about their Berkeley grade point averages (GPA) to prospective employers and graduate schools.

April 16, 2018

April 3, 2018

Berkeley Financial System Community,

The new and improved Berkeley Financial System (BFS) home page navigation is available as of today, April 3. When you log in, instead of using list menus to navigate around BFS, you'll use a tile-driven navigation. Starting today, you also must log in to BFS directly; the BLU log in option is no longer available.

April 2, 2018

Cal Answers and HR BAIRS Community,

We are pleased to announce the Cal Answers Campus Workforce (HR) dashboards are now live. The Cal Answers team partnered with Human Resources professionals from central and campus units to develop dashboards to replace the HR reporting currently in BAIRS, which is being retired in December.

March 12, 2018

The University Partnership Program (UPP) is pleased to announce the appointment of Amy Gardner as the next executive director of University Business Partnerships & Services (UBPS). Read more.