McGill Alert / Alerte de McGill

Updated: Mon, 07/15/2024 - 16:07

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Banner INB has three major administrative systems:

  • Financial Information System (FIS)
  • Student Information System (SIS)
  • Financial Aid and Awards System (FAA)

For Banner INB access:

  1. Complete Banner Introduction course (GEN 300)
  2. Attend any required Banner courses in Finance╠řor Student Information System as listed below on this page.
  3. Go to the login page to view your Banner UserID and create your Banner password as well as how to log in to Banner INB.

For Minerva access:

  1. If you will only be using the Minerva self-service interface to Banner, you may be exempted from GEN 300, but you must fill out the appropriate System Authorization Form, as described in the table below.

System courses and authorization forms

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Any Banner INB system

Prerequisite for access to any Banner system
Financial Information System Take the required:
FIS Minerva / Banner online course(s)

FIS Budget module(s):
Maintenance: BUD 314
Distribution: BUD 320
FIS Authorization

Budget Module Access Request Form

Student Information System (SIS) Take the required Go to the SIS Authorization Forms web page, click on the authorization form, and log in with your McGill credentials. Note: This also provides access to the SIS Data Warehouse but not to Student Accounts.

See also SIS access removal form
Accounts Receivable system (for Student Accounts & Finance AR) Student Accounts access for:
Update: and

Finance AR: One-on-one training with Accounts Receivable Supervisor
AR Authorization
Financial Aid and Awards (FAA)
also known as BSAC (Banner Student Aid Canada)
None FAA Processing/BSA Authorization on the Student Funding site
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