Banner Web Tutorials and Support

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Support

 

Steps For First Time Users

  1. Click on the LOGIN link at the Banner Web homepage.
  2. Enter your Username (the part of your student email before the @ symbol).
  3. Enter your Password which is your eight-digit birth-date.  For example, a birth-date of January 01, 2001 has a password 01012001

* If you do not know your username, please use the First-Time & Alumni BannerWeb Users Login link on the Banner Web login page.

Banner Web login

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Obtaining Email Address

  1. Log in to Self Service Banner by clicking Login at the Banner Web homepage.
    1. Enter your Username and Password, then click “Login”.
    1. If this is your first time logging in, refer to the First-Time User Tutorial.
  2. Click Personal Information tab.
  3. Select View Email Address.

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First Time Email Logon

    1. Go to Student Email Login (located below)
    2. Enter your user name and password
    3. Select Login
      Example: Username: jdoe4@student.westgatech.edu
      Initial Password is your 8 digit birth date (MMDDYYYY) If
      your birthday is January 1, 1990, then your password is
      01011990
    4. Always remember to Logout before closing your email.

Student Email Login

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Finding Your Academic Advisor

  1. Log in to Self Service Banner by clicking Login at the Banner Web homepage.
    1. Enter your Username and Password, then click “Login”.
    1. If this is your first time logging in, refer to the First-Time User Tutorial.
  2. Click Student Services and Financial Aid tab.
  3. Click Student Records.
  4. Click View Student Information.
  5. Click Submit.
  6. Select the Term  from the drop down list.
  7. Your Primary Advisor will be listed at bottom.
  8. Refer to the Staff Directory on the WGTC website for advisor’s contact information.

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Registering Online

Before registering, make note of the Course Reference Number (CRN) for each of the classes you wish to take. The CRN can be found on the Interactive Class Schedule..
  1. Log in to Self Service Banner by clicking Login at the Banner Web homepage.
    • Enter your Username and Password, then click “Login”.
    • If this is your first time logging in, refer to the First-Time User Tutorial.
  2. Click Student Services and Financial Aid tab.
  3. Click Registration.
  4. Click Add/Drop Classes. Select Term. Click the Submit button.
  5. Click Registration or Add/Drop Classes.
  6. Click Class Search, at the bottom of the screen, to search for available class offerings.
  7. Choose the Subject, Enter in the Course Number (if known), and choose Campus.
  8. Check the box (under Select) next to the course you wish to add. Scroll to bottom of Page. Click Register.
  9. Verify “Web Registered” with the current date displayed in the Status column of the Current Schedule. This will indicate that you have successfully registered for the course.
  10. You may add additional classes at any time during open registration by entering additional CRNs in the designated boxes then clicking the Submit Changes button. Be sure to print an updated schedule.
  11. You may also Drop classes at any time during open registration by selecting Drop Delete Web from the Action field and then clicking Submit.

Note: Please contact your advisor if you receive any errors during the registration process.

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Add to the Wait List

  1. Log in to Self Service Banner by clicking Login at the Banner Web homepage.
  2. Enter your Username and Password, then click “Login”.
  3. If this is your first time logging in, refer to the First-Time User Tutorial.
  4. Click Student Services and Financial Aid tab.
  5. Click Registration.
  6. Click Add/Drop Classes and select Term.
  7. Click Class Search, at the bottom of the screen, to search for available class offerings.
  8. Select the Subject and then the Course Number and View Sections.
  9. If the class is C (Closed) you will not be able to register or add it to your worksheet from here. Make note of the CRN and then return back to the Add/Drop/Withdraw Classes screen.
  10. Place the CRN in the Add Classes Worksheet CRNs field and Submit Changes.
  11. This provides a drop down Action Field where you can choose None or Wait Listed, select Wait Listed and Submit Changes.
  12. The class will display on your Student Detail Schedule with a status of Wait Listed.

* Please note that not all courses have a wait list.

** More Information on the Wait List Procedures

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Authorizing Your Financial Aid

All tuition and fees are due by the payment deadline.

You may use your Pell Award towards payment of these various fees.

Authorize Your Financial Aid Fee Payment

  1. Log in to Self Service Banner by clicking Login at the Banner Web homepage.
    • Enter your Username and Password, then click “Login”.
    • If this is your first time logging in, refer to the First-Time User Tutorial.
  2. Click on the Student Services & Financial Aid tab.
  3. Financial Aid Student Authorization link.
  4. Authorize Pell Grant.
  5. Read the agreement statements.
  6. Click “I Authorize This Transaction” button.

The Authorization Type Status will update to Active with a current date displayed. TIV Active for Pell Grant Authorization.

Failure to pay by payment deadline will result in immediate DELETION of course registration. All courses will be DROPPED.

Is My Financial Aid File Complete?

  1. Log in to Self Service Banner by clicking Login at the Banner Web homepage.
    • Enter your Username and Password, then click “Login”.
    • If this is your first time logging in, refer to the First-Time User Tutorial.
  2. Click on the Student Services & Financial Aid tab.
  3. Select Financial Aid
  4. Select My Eligibility
  5. Select Aid Year
  6. Select Student Requirements
  7. Submit

Check the screen for any outstanding requirements. If any exist, log into your Verify My FAFSA account verifyMyFafsa.com. You will be notified once the verification process is complete.

Have I Been Awarded Financial Aid?

  1. Log in to Self Service Banner by clicking Login at the Banner Web homepage.
    • Enter your Username and Password, then click “Login”.
    • If this is your first time logging in, refer to the First-Time User Tutorial.
  2. Click on the Student Services & Financial Aid tab.
  3. Select Financial Aid
  4. Select My Award Information
  5. Select Award by Aid Year

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Pay For Classes Online and View Charges/Payments

  1. Log in to Banner Self-Service by clicking Login at the Banner Web homepage.
    • Enter your Username and Password, then click “Login”.
    • If this is your first time logging in, refer to the First-Time User Tutorial.
  2. Click Student Services & Financial Aid tab
  3. Click on Student Records
  4. Click on Account Detail by Term
  5. Select Term and Click Submit.
  6. Refer to the Pay Online Screen to view actual amount due.

Pay Online

  1. Click Student Services & Financial Aid tab
  2. Click on Student Records
  3. Click Pay Online
  4. Select Term for Payment in the Term Code box. Click Select Term box.
  5. Enter the amount in the Payment Amount box.
  6. Choose your method of payment by clicking the Pay by Credit or Pay by Check button.
  7. Enter your account information then click Continue Credit Card or Check Payment button.
  8. Verify the information entered is correct and click Complete Credit Card or Check Payment button.
  9. Print the next screen. It will serve as a receipt for this transaction

You will receive an email receipt at the address provided with your payment information.

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Viewing and Printing Your Class Schedule

  1. Log in to Self Service Banner by clicking Login at the Banner Web homepage.
    • Enter your Username and Password, then click “Login”.
    • If this is your first time logging in, refer to the First-Time User Tutorial.
  2. Click Student Services and Financial Aid tab.
  3. Click Registration.
  4. Choose Student Detail Schedule.
  5. Select the Search by Term from the drop down list.
  6. Click Submit.
  7. Print this page for a copy of your class schedule.

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Checking Grades or Viewing Transcripts

  1. Log in to Self Service Banner by clicking Login at the Banner Web homepage.
    • Enter your Username and Password, then click “Login”.
    • If this is your first time logging in, refer to the First-Time User Tutorial.
  2. Click Student Services and Financial Aid tab.
  3. Click Student Records
  4. Click Final Grade to view your grades
  5. Select the Term (term is available only after final grades have been posted)
  6. Click Submit (term summary will display including current classes and final grades)
  7. Click Academic Transcript from the Student Records menu to view your transcript
  8. Leave the default vales in the Transcript Level and Type fields
  9. Click Submit (an “unofficial” transcript will display on screen)

Online transcript ordering is available through the Credentials site: Online Transcript Request. (Transcripts will not be issued if a hold has been placed on the student’s record, financially or otherwise, by the college). ***We also recommend that you use Google Chrome or Firefox.***

Students may obtain a verification of enrollment by printing, completing and returning a Request for Verification of Enrollment form to the registrar’s office.

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