The Upgrade of the Mainframe Operating System has been successfully completed on 2/14/16

The Upgrade of the Mainframe Operating System has been successfully completed. All Production services supported by this equipment are available.

Thank you for your patience.

The Office of Information Technology (OIT) will be upgrading our mainframe operating system on Sunday, February 14, 2016, from 7:30 AM to 11 AM.  This is required to keep pace with IT advances, maintain an appropriate security posture, and provide reliable, stable and effective IT services.

OIT is committed to improving the quality and reliability of IT services.  We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.

The services listed below will be unavailable on Sunday, February 14, 2016, from 7:30 AM to 11 AM.

Student Systems:

  • CARS
  • Cash Register
  • Citizenship Data
  • Course History Database
  • Course Scheduling System
  • DCO – Warning System
  • Degree Certification
  • EOF Update
  • FAMS – Financial Aid
  • Financial Holds
  • Fraternity Sorority Update
  • Instant Enrollment Verification
  • NJAS Undergraduate Admissions
  • PAC Change
  • Parking System
  • Personal Info
  • Registration/Scheduling
  • Room Scheduling
  • Rosters Electronic Grade Change
  • SHOTS
  • SRDB Default Screens
  • SRDB Graduate Admissions
  • Student Financial Services
  • Term Bill
  • Web Registration

Administrative Systems: 

  • OFIS
  • Payroll Inquiry

The following services are NOT affected by this maintenance activity on February 14, 2016 (note: this is not an exhaustive list):

  • Central Authentication Service (CAS)
  • LDAP
  • RUMail Collaboration Services
  • Scarlet Mail (Google Apps for Education @rutgers.edu)
  • Staff Email (Andromeda, Crab, RCI)
  • rutgers.edu
  • Student web and other services

If you have any questions or concerns regarding this maintenance please contact: