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Information technology tools and resources at the UW


Screenshot of the tuition tables on the OPB website.

Tuition Dashboards on Public UW Website

On August 14, 2018, the Enterprise Information, Integration and Analytics (EIIA) Business Intelligence (BI) Team released the Office of Planning and Budgeting (OPB) Public Profile Tuition Dashboards for current and prospective undergraduate and graduate students! This work was completed in partnership with OPB. It’s now easier than ever for potential and current undergraduates and graduates to […]

Screenshot of UW Profiles and the selections to filter nominal or inflation adjusted expenses.

Inflation Adjustments Available in UW Profiles

In UW Profiles, under the Research category, run analysis on both inflation and non-inflation adjusted expenditure data. UW Profiles Examples: Using UW Profiles, you can click on the “Research Dashboards” tab (on the right) and see the dashboards. Overview of Research Total Expenditures Summary of Research Total Expenditures by Funding Entities What does this mean? […]

Visual screenshot of Zhaofeng Wu's website: UW Course Central

Case Study: Student creates web application through Web Service Partnership

Abstract: This paper provides background, alternatives, solutions, benefits and outcomes of the UW student project work of Zhaofeng Wu. Using the Student Web Service (SWS) API connection supported by the Enterprise Web Services (EWS) team, Wu connected to UW Student system data, which contains Course and Prerequisite data. The Student Database (SDB) is managed by […]

Screen capture of the FTE Enrollment Trends on the OPB Public Profile page.

Public Profiles – New Interactive Dashboards Now Available!

In May 2018, in collaboration with the Office of Planning and Budgeting (OPB), we assisted in the relaunched of Public Profiles, which are now five interactive dashboards including: FTE Enrollment Trends Headcount Enrollment Trends Degrees Production Trends Undergraduate Graduation Rates Undergraduate Retention and Persistence All dashboards, except Degrees Production Trends (which is refreshed every August), are refreshed with […]

Image of Pieter Visser and the logo for MarTalk for MarTech Advisors

Interview: Pieter Visser shares how Neo4j helps power enterprise applications

On March 14, 2018, MarTech Advisor featured an interview with UW-IT’s very own Pieter Visser, Solutions Architect in the Enterprise Information, Integration and Analytics (EIIA) unit. Pieter shares experiences and reasons for choosing Neo4j technology and how it created better impact through a single, integrated, enterprise metadata catalog empowering Enterprise Data Warehouse (EDW) and Business […]

woman sitting at computer with UW's Workday Personal Information screen displayed on the laptop.

Enterprise Integration Platform facilitates use of data by UW applications

With Workday, the UW now has access to a rich array of human resources and payroll data not previously available — a significant institutional improvement for data-driven decision making. But the UW faced a major challenge in ensuring that data derived from Workday could integrate with less flexible, older University administrative systems that still must also consume data directly from the UW […]