Advancing WashU’s academic mission by using information to understand and support the needs of our community

Student Sunrise is a once-in-a-generation project that will replace many of the information systems that currently support WashU’s academic areas, reimagine operations in the academic and student support space, and seek to improve student outcomes and experiences during their time at WashU.

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Workday Student

Workday Student will replace many of the systems that currently support academic operations at WashU.

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Our leadership teams ensure the diverse interests of our community are represented in project planning and decision-making.

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Other projects

Discover other projects our team is working on to replace our current SIS and support Workday Student at WashU.

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Sunrise Spotlight

Student Sunrise project e-newsletter


Introducing Workday Business Processes  

Introducing Workday Business Processes  
In Workday, a business process is an automated workflow that routes tasks to designated users. These processes will improve student experience and make operations more consistent and efficient.

Change impact discussions to begin in June

Change impact discussions to begin in June
These sessions are the first of five throughout the project that will ensure an understanding of the effects of key changes on our culture, people, roles, processes, policies and systems.

Introducing Academic Units

Introducing Academic Units
Academic units are the primary organizational structure in Workday Student. They are used to represent schools, divisions or any other unit that admits students, offers programs of study or offers courses. Academic units are structured together to manage academic process flows, security access, Workday rule inheritance and reporting.

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