Ellucian’s Banner is a comprehensive application suite for the higher education community. Banner consists of Internet-native software applications for student information, advancement, human resources, financial aid, financial management, and more.
Banner at Wake Forest University is comprised of two environments, and access to one or both environments is determined by your role on campus:
Internet Native Banner (INB)
This is the Banner environment which is accessed from an Internet Browser. There are two instances of INB:
- Banner Production (BANPROD) – Where all live, real-time data is kept.
- Banner Pre-Production (BANPPRD) – Where all testing occurs.
Self Service Banner (SSB)
An environment that allows access to specific Banner information and is accessed through the Wake Information Network (WIN).