RPG Release: Course Section Comments Added to Time Schedule Information

Based on user feedback, the Report Prioritization Group released updates to the BI Portal report, Time Schedule Information. Change Summary: Based on user requests, The Time Schedule Information report now includes Section Comments: In the Columns to Display filter, select “Section Comments”, and the section comments will display in the report. The column displays the…

UW Tableau Server Infrastructure Upgrade

In the coming weeks the UW Tableau Team will upgrade the underlying hardware that supports the UW Tableau Server, https://bitools.uw.edu. We expect this migration to have a low impact on users of the Transitional and Production Tableau sites, but for transparency, we want to share some specific details about the work. Why Upgrade? The current…

RPG New Report Release: Undergraduate Transcript Course Search by Major

The Report Prioritization Group just released the newest addition to the BI Portal: Undergraduate Transcript Course Search by Major In this news story we explain the purpose and benefits of the new report. If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to write help@uw.edu and put “BI Portal Report Question: UG Transcript Course Search by…

RPG Release: Current Student Information – Population and Filter Updates

Based on this user feedback, the Report Prioritization Group released several important and timely updates to the BI Portal report Current Student Information. Change Summary: This release includes 3 important changes to the Current Student Information Report: “Current Student” Population: The report population in the previous version of the report included registered students as well…

UW Profiles Release: Cost of Attendance Peer Comparison Dashboard

In collaboration with the Office of Planning and Budgeting (OPB), Enterprise Reporting and Analytics just introduced the newest Peer Comparison Dashboard to the UW Profiles: Cost of Attendance Story Dashboard Summary: The Cost of Attendance Story is the latest Peer Comparison Dashboard. Like the other Peer Dashboards, Cost of Attendance sources data from IPEDS. Also…

UW Profiles Release: Bug Fix in Graduation/Retention Data Model

Based on user feedback, we released an update to the UW Profiles Graduation/Retention Data Model to resolve a bug. The issue and resolution are described in the Change Summary Below. This update affects the following UW Profiles dashboards: Undergraduate Retention and Graduation Rates Change Summary: The issue in the data model was that for the…

RPG Release: Student Grade Report by Major (Bug Fix)

In response to user feedback, the Report Prioritization Group just released an update to resolve a bug in the Student Grade Report by Major in the BI Portal. Change Summary: A user reported that the Course Grade Filter was incorrectly filtering out students. We identified and resolved the problem in the report’s query. Now when you…

The Newest Addition to the EDW: Time Travel with dimTime

If you work with time data, a new reference table in the EDW makes it easier than ever to manipulate time in your SQL query. What is it? The new dimTime table has a row for each minute of the day for a total of 1,440 records. Each “minute record” has details including: a minute…

RPG Release: Updated Instructor Title on Time Schedule Information

Based on user feedback, the Report Prioritization Group just released an update to the Time Schedule Information report. Run the report to see for yourself! Change Summary: A user requested that we update the “Instructor Title” field on the report. They told us the data was often sparse and didn’t allow them to meaningfully group…

RPG Release: Registration Hold Information Now on Student Degree Info Report

Based on user feedback, the Report Prioritization Group just released an update to the Student Degree Information report. Run the report to see for yourself! Change Summary: Based on a user request, the report now includes Registration Hold Details. The primary use for this information is to allow advisers and others to look at students…

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