Banner is the Student Information System supporting business processes within Admissions, Financial Aid, Registrar, and Student Administrative Services at Yale University. The Banner Support website provides the University community with a centralized location for Banner information: user access, announcements, FAQs, training guides, and support. This site is intended to be a central resource about Banner at Yale.

Accessing Banner

University employees seeking access to Banner administrative forms should have their supervisor submit a formal request for access via the form link below. The University Registrar’s Office will grant access if the request is reviewed, deemed appropriate, and approved.

Banner users must comply with the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA) of 1974. Before access to Banner is issued, new users will be asked to agree with the FERPA responsibilities required of employee members handling student information.

For questions about access to Banner, write to registrar@yale.edu.

Access requests — Frequently Asked Questions

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February 6, 2019
On Sunday, February 10 from 8AM to 12PM there will be a planned Banner 9 (BAN1) outage to apply various patches and upgrades. This affects all Banner systems, including: •...
November 15, 2018
On November 8th, we upgraded the Yale Degree audit system from version 4.1.4 to 5.0.1.  We had not upgraded the system since 2016, and considerable changes had been made to...
September 5, 2018
AppXtender was successfully upgraded from version 7 to 16.3 on September 4. Users should have no trouble going to WebXtender, logging in with CAS, and viewing and indexing...