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Banner has successfully moved to the cloud!

For most Banner-related work, users will notice no changes. However, please note that if you have any browser bookmarks to Banner, you may need to update them.

Accessing Banner in the cloud:

  • Before accessing Banner, clear your browser’s cache and cookies on both desktop and mobile devices.
  • Visit the Banner Links Page for updated locations for Banner Application Navigator, Argos, and other production instances.
  • Access Banner Self-Service at

For MS-Access database help, please contact your functional technologist for additional guidance and support. For general questions, please contact the LTS Help Desk at (610) 758-4357 or

We would like to thank the Banner to the Cloud (B2C) Project Team, B2C Voting Members, the Office of Identity and Access Management, and many other campus representatives for their efforts and support in this important initiative.


Ilena Key
Chief Technology Officer

Kurt Weber
Director, Enterprise Systems

Lehigh University, a long time Ellucian Banner customer, is moving from an on-premises Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) solution to the cloud. This transition is part of a strategy to make enterprise systems applications more responsive, agile, and aligned with campus needs, as well as to improve the user experience for students, faculty, and staff.

Visit this site for news and information on the Banner to the Cloud project.

Project team:

  • Ilena Key, Chief Technology Officer, Project Lead
  • Kurt Weber, Director of Enterprise Systems, Project Lead
  • Eric Zematis, Chief Information Security Officer
  • Jim Monek, Director of Technology Infrastructure and Operations
  • Rich Bauer, Senior Database Analyst
  • Erica Gluszynski, Manager of Information Systems
  • Jim Eshleman, Senior Analyst
  • Manny Pena, Project Lead June 2019-March 2020 (retired)

Banner to the Cloud News:

Project Information:


Project Plan

Ethos Platform Overview

Integrations Status

Banner Links to the Cloud

Banner Cloud Environments

Known implementation issues

Good to know

This month in Banner:

MinutesZoom Meeting Sessions
July, 2019 
August, 2019 
September, 2019 
October, 2019 
November, 2019November 5, 2019 at 2:00PM | Recording
December, 2019December 3, 2019 at 2:00PM | Recording
January, 2020January 7, 2020 at 2:00PM | Recording
February, 2020February 4, 2020 at 2:00PM | Recording
March, 2020March 3, 2020 at 2:00PM | Recording
April, 2020April 14, 2020 at 2:00PM | Recording
April Knowledge @ Noon Recording
May, 2020May 5, 2020 at 2:00PM | Recording
June, 2020June 2, 2020 at 2:00PM | Join meeting
July, 2020July 7, 2020 at 2:00PM | Join meeting

Questions or comments?

If you have any questions or comments, or would like more information about the Banner to the Cloud project, please email

Lehigh university Ellucian Banner to the Cloud

For additional help, please contact the LTS Help Desk at 610-758-4357 or