Please share with the ConnectCarolina Finance users in your school/division. Updates are sent on an as-needed basis.
NEW! September Month-End Close: Central offices have officially closed for the month of September. This includes the transmission and reconciliation of all September transactions, and state approval to close the month.
NEW! October Month-End Close Deadline: Validated campus journal entries and data collect batches (journal imports) should be received by Accounting Services by close of business on (5 p.m.) Wednesday, October 31. Please remember that accounting will not receive the journal entries until the journal has been budget checked valid and has passed through all required approvals (including OSR, if necessary).
It is critical that journal imports with state funds are submitted on or before this date. Valid entries received past deadline, including valid entries pending departmental approval or with error status, will be deleted from the system.
Month-end close deadlines are continually updated on the Accounting Services webpage. Bookmark this page to see the latest info in between updates.
NEW! Mini Storeroom Closing: The Mini Storeroom has closed permanently as of Monday, October 8 and will no longer make departmental deliveries. The purchase of paper and other Mini Storeroom items will be made departmentally, preferably using ePro vendors or via departmental P-Cards. For more information, see the October 8 memo.
NEW! Staples Delivery Changes. Staples deliveries will now come directly from Staples to the address specified in the order. All orders placed with Staples via ePro will be delivered by Staples personnel, and Central Receiving will no longer be involved with the delivery of Staples orders. For more information, see the October 3 memo.
REMINDER! Subscribing to Business Managers listserv: Finance and accounting personnel who would like to subscribe to the business managers listserv can do so by following the instructions at http://finance.unc.edu/wp-content/uploads/sites/298/2016/09/joinbusinessmgr.pdf.
Users should utilize the Business Systems Help Desk when they are unsure who to contact for issue resolution. This is the fastest way to obtain assistance and allows the project team to be able to track issues to determine the scale of the impact to all users. Users can reach the Business Systems Help Desk at 919-962-HELP or via a remedy ticket submitted online at help.unc.edu (select ConnectCarolina > ConnectCarolina Finance > the appropriate area of concern).
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