CUConnect List of Features (Channels)

Academic Calendar Key dates for the current and coming semesters
Source of information: Registrar and Bursar
Default location: Welcome tab
Academic Links Links to key academic resources for students
Source of information: University Communications
Default location (students only): Academics & Research tab
Academic Links for Faculty and Staff Links to key academic resources for faculty and staff
Source of information: University Communications
Default location: Academics & Research tab
Address Update View/update your addresses for the university
Source of information:   Registrar (for students), Human Resources (for employees)
Default location: linked from CUConnect Profile on Welcome tab
Advising Links Advising link(s) based upon your school or college
Source of information: University Communications
Default location (students only): Academics & Research tab
Announcements Campus-wide and targeted announcements.
Source of information: Dependent upon topic.
Default location: Welcome tab
Bursar Billing Billing-related info and services including payment, two-payment request, direct deposit request, and 1098T forms.
Source of information: Bursar
Default location (students only): Financial tab
Campus Images Scenic pictures of campus
Source of information: University Communications
Default location: My Page tab
Campus Highlights Campus scenes, pre-empted for emergency notifications
Source of information: University Communications
Default location: Welcome tab
Campus News (reader) RSS feeds of all campus news available to CUConnect.
Source of information: various departments
Default location: Welcome tab
Campus News The most recent news from the CU-Boulder News Center.
Source of information: University Communications
Default location: Must subscribe to this channel through Make Changes or read through the Campus News Reader on the Welcome tab.
Campus Press Campus Press on-line.
Source of information: Campus Press
Default location: Campus Life tab or read through the Campus News Reader on the Welcome tab.
Class Rank Documentation of graduate's class rank.
Source of information: Office of the Registrar
Default location: Schedule and Grades on the Courses tab
Campus Services Links to key campus services
Source of information: University Communications
Default location: Campus Life tab
Career and Internship News News and events from Career Services
Source of information: Career Services
Default location: Must subscribe to this channel through Make Changes or read through the Campus News Reader on the Welcome tab.
Catalogs Online university catalogs
Source of information: University Communications
Default location: Academics & Research tab
Center for Asian Studies News News and events from the Center for Asian Studies
Source of information: Center for Asian Studies
Default location: Must subscribe to this channel through Make Changes or read through the Campus News Reader on the Welcome tab.
College of Engineering News News and events from the College of Engineering
Source of information: College of Engineering
Default location: Must subscribe to this channel through Make Changes or read through the Campus News Reader on the Welcome tab.
College of Music News News and events from the College of Music
Source of information: College of Music
Default location: Must subscribe to this channel through Make Changes or read through the Campus News Reader on the Welcome tab.
Communication Department News News and events from the Department of Communications.
Source of information: Department of Communications
Default location: Must subscribe to this channel through Make Changes or read through the Campus News Reader on the Welcome tab.
Computer Based Training Free web-based, non-credit information technology courses.
Source of information: Information Technology Services
Default location (faculty/staff only): Tools & Resources tab
Course Lookup Find courses by department and class.
Source of information: Student Information System
Default location (students and faculty): Courses tab
Default location (staff): Academics & Research tab
CU Book Store News News from the CU Book Store
Source of information: CU Book Store
Default location: Must subscribe to this channel through Make Changes or read through the Campus News Reader on the Welcome tab.
CU-Boulder WebCam WebCam overlooking the campus
Source of information: University Communications
Default location: My Page tab
CU Search Search box for people or web sites associated with CU-Boulder
Source of information: Student Information System (for students), Human Resources/PeopleSoft system (for employees)
Default location: Welcome tab
CUClickers Register and deactivate your clicker(s)
Source of information: Information Technology Services (ITS)
Default location: Academics & Research tab
CUConnect Profile Student and/or employment information including contact info
Source of information-student: Registrar
Source of information-faculty/staff: PeopleSoft Human Resources system via your personnel liaison.
Default location: Welcome Tab
CULearn The CULearn courses you are currently enrolled in or teaching
Source of information: Student Information System and CULearn system
Default location (students and faculty): Courses tab
Daily Business Cartoon Daily business cartoon
Source of information: newslettercartoons.com
Default location: My Page tab
Diversity News Source of information: Office of Diversity and Equity
Default location: Must subscribe to this channel through Make Changes or read through the Campus News Reader on the Welcome tab.
Email Address Manager Register CU-Boulder email addresses
Source of information:
Default location: Must subscribe to this channel through Make Changes
Events Calendar Arts, exhibits, lectures, films, sporting events, more.
Source of information: University Communications
Default location: Campus Life tab
Faculty Course Toolkit Display of schedule of the courses you are teaching with corresponding rosters, photo rosters, email rosters and other tools (CULearn request form, course homepage url upload, textbook adoption, course reserves)
Source of information: Student Information System for course listing and rosters
Default location (faculty only): Courses tab
Faculty Reporting On-line entry tool for Faculty Report of Profession Activities.
Source of information: Faculty Information System
Default location (faculty/staff only): Academics & Research tab
Final Exam Schedule When and where of your final exams
Source of information: Student Information System (verify exact time, date and location with your instructor)
Default location: Schedule and Grades on the Courses tab
Financial Aid Scholarship application, application status, award status, more
Source of information: Office of Financial Aid
Default location (students only): Financial tab
Financial Links Key financial resources
Source of information: University Communications
Default location (students only): Financial tab
Google Portlet

Access to Google search
Source of information: Google
Default location: Must subscribe to this channel through Make Changes

GPA Calculator Calculate a projected GPA based upon your schedule and your selection of possible grades per course
Source of information: Student Information system (for current course schedule)
Default location (students only): Courses tab
Guide to Channels Everything available in CUConnect
Source of information: University Communications
Default location: Welcome tab
Health & Wellness/Body & Mind News Compilation of health, wellness, body, mind and identity news from a variety of campus departments and organizations
Source of information: Wardenburg Student Health Center and partners
Default location: Must subscribe to this channel through Make Changes or read through the Campus News Reader on the Welcome tab.
Housing News News from the Department of Housing (Residence Halls, Family Housing)
Source of information: Department of Housing
Default location: Must subscribe to this channel through Make Changes or read through the Campus News Reader on the Welcome tab.
Inside CU Faculty/Staff bi-monthly e-newsletter
Source of information: University Communications
Default location: Campus Life tab
International Student News News from International Education
Source of information: International Education
Default location: Must subscribe to this channel through Make Changes or read through the Campus News Reader on the Welcome tab.
ITS News News from Information Technology Services (ITS)
Source of information: ITS
Default location: Must subscribe to this channel through Make Changes or read through the Campus News Reader on the Welcome tab.
iVote Vote online in campus elections.
Source of information: Campus group(s) holding election
Default location: Upper right corner of Welcome tab when elections take place
Law School Grades Law School students' schedule of classes and grades.
Source of information: Law School Registrar
Default location (law school students only): Courses tab
Law School News News and events from the Law School
Source of information: Law School
Default location: Must subscribe to this channel through Make Changes or read through the Campus News Reader on the Welcome tab.
Leeds School of Business News News from Leeds School of Business
Source of information: Leeds
Default location: Must subscribe to this channel through Make Changes or read through the Campus News Reader on the Welcome tab.
Libraries Library services for all branches including My Chinook.
Source of information: University Libraries
Default location: Academics & Research tab
Libraries News News from University Libraries
Source of information: University Libraries
Default location: Must subscribe to this channel through Make Changes or read through the Campus News Reader on the Welcome tab.
Motley Fool Stocks, investing, and personal finance
Source of information: MotleyFool.com
Default location: Must subscribe to this channel through Make Changes
MyCU Links Personalized services and information for all university employees -- pay advice, financial reports, complete reporting requirements, and more
Source of information: System Office employee portal, my.CU
Default location (faculty/staff only): Welcome tab
News Channels - Various All news is available through the Campus News Reader on the Welcome tab. News channels offered through CUConnect include:
- Campus News Services
- Campus Press
- Career and Internship News
- Center for Asian Studies
- College of Engineering News
- College of Music News
- Communication Department News
- CU Book Store News
- Diversity News
- Health & Wellness/Body & Mind
- Housing News
- International Student News
- ITS News
- Leeds School of Business
- Libraries News
- School of Journalism News
- School of Law News
- Silver and Gold Record
- Study Abroad News
- Theatre and Dance News
- UCSU News
See listing for specific news topic.
Default location: All news is available through the Campus News Reader on the Welcome tab
Office Resources Links University assistance and service centers, desk references and guides
Source of information: University Communications
Default location (faculty/staff only): Tools & Resources tab
Other Academic Tools (PLUS) Tools formerly available through the PLUS system
Source of information: Office of the Registrar
Default location (students only): Courses tab
Personnel, Financial and System Resources Links Links to the major university systems offices (Accounting, Payroll, Procurement, etc.)
Source of information: University Communications
Default location (faculty/staff only): Tools & Resources tab
Ralphie's Guide Online guide to campus life
Source of information: University Communications
Default location: Campus Life tab
Registrar Forms Online request forms for Course Repetition, Add/Drop, Late Adds, more
Source of information: Office of the Registrar
Default location (students only): Academics & Research tab
Research Resources Research related resources (Contracts & Grants, forms, policies, programs, institutes, etc.).
Source of information: University Communications
Default location (faculty/staff only): Academics & Research tab
Salon.com Online news and entertainment
Source of information: Salon.com
Default location: Must subscribe to this channel through Make Changes
Schedule and Grades Your schedule, transcripts, finals, book lists, class rank, grades, more. Schedule display includes access to Registration.
Source of information: For schedule and grades: Office of the Registrar
Source of information: For books: CU Book Store
Default location (students only): Courses tab
School of Journalism News News and events from the School of Journalism
Source of information: School of Journalism
Default location: Must subscribe to this channel through Make Changes or read through the Campus News Reader on the Welcome tab.
Silver and Gold Record Online version of the Silver and Gold Record
Source of information: Silver and Gold
Default location: Campus Life tab
Software Resources Discount software for CU-Boulder
Source of information: Information Technology Services, CU Book Store, Film Studies.
Default location: Campus Life tab
StockCharts.com Source of information: StockCharts.com
Default location: Must subscribe to this channel through Make Changes
Student Employment Jobs available to CU students
Source of information: Student Employment Office
Default location (students only): Financial tab
Student Health Plans Sign up or waive student health insurance
Source of information: Wardenburg Health Center.
Default location (students only): Financial tab
Student Poll Frequent informal surveys on a variety of topics.
Source of information: Various departments
Default location (students only): Welcome tab
Student Services Links to key student services offices and organizations
Source of information: University Communications
Default location: Campus Life tab
Study Abroad Explore and apply to the Study Abroad program
Source of information: Study Abroad Programs / Office of International Education
Default location: Must subscribe to this channel through Make Changes
Study Abroad News News from Study Abroad Programs / Office of International Education
Source of information: Study Abroad Programs / Office of International Education
Default location: Must subscribe to this channel through Make Changes or read through the Campus News Reader on the Welcome tab.
Theatre and Dance News News and events from the department of Theatre and Dance
Source of information: Theatre and Dance
Default location: Must subscribe to this channel through Make Changes or read through the Campus News Reader on the Welcome tab.
UCSU News News from UCSU and student organizations
Source of information: UCSU
Default location: Campus Life tab
University of Colorado Links University admin, campuses, governance, policies, more.
Source of information: University Communications
Default location: Campus Life tab
Wall Street Journal Wall Street Journal online for business students
Source of information: Wall Street Journal
Default location (for business students only): Academics & Research tab
WebFiles Web-based file storage for students
Source of information: Information Technology Services (ITS)
Default location (students only): Academics & Research tab
Word of the Day Randomly selected word and definition
Source of information: Dictionary.com
Default location: Must subscribe to this channel through Make Changes
Work-Life Links Human Resources, Benefits, Faculty/Staff assistance, Faculty/Staff associations, Professional Development, and Retirement
Source of information: University Communications
Default location (faculty/staff only): Tools & Resources tab

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