Projects and initiatives

Some sort of content explaining page and purpose: New projects and initiatives are pursued regularly within Academic Support Resources (ASR) to ensure purposeful progress and improvements. Look to our project websites to see what we've accomplished and learned. 

Student Success Analytics initiative

Student Success Analytics initiative

The Student Success Analytics (SSA) initiative will positively affect and support student success throughout the University of Minnesota by understanding and utilizing data and analytics.

Project website

PeopleSoft Campus Solutions 9.2 Upgrade

PeopleSoft Campus Solutions 9.2 Upgrade

The PeopleSoft Campus Solutions 9.2 Upgrade is an upgrade of our student systems done in two phases. 

The first phase, the "Technical Upgrade," is an upgrade of the technical platform from version 9.0 to 9.2. The second phase, the "Functional Upgrade," will be several months dedicated to implementing process improvements utilizing available delivered tools.

Project website

Astra Schedule Implementation Project

Astra Schedule Implementation Project

This 2013 implementation project intended to forge a set of shared business requirements and time lines for all campuses for each phase of the implementation; configure the system to support a common set of business processes shared by all campuses; and identify opportunities for process improvement through system set up and configuration.

Project website

uAchieve Implementation Project

uAchieve Implementation Project

Over the course of two years, the University will be implementing uAchieve (the vendor's current version of DARS) and making improvements to related processes.

Project website

Developmental conversations

Developmental conversations

This site is designed for ASR supervisors who are looking to increase the depth and breadth of their conversations around growth and development with their employees.

Project website