S3 Project Updates-Enrollment Services - Carnegie Mellon University

S3 Project Updates

The Student Services Suite (S3) project partners are committed to ensuring that the campus community is well informed about current and upcoming S3 projects. 

Throughout the development (beginning in 2011), this webpage will be updated with user documentation and release summaries, which you may find useful while navigating the new S3.

Feedback about the S3 project should be directed to Lisa Krieg or Darleen LaBarbera in Enrollment Services and/or to Tom Vrana in Computing Services. 


Duo Two-Factor Authentication

ATTENTION S3 USERS/S3 FACULTY COURSE & GRADE INFORMATION USERS: You are required to register for the Two-Factor Authentication (2fa) service before April 20, 2017. Instead of waiting for the deadline, we encourage you to register as soon as possible to ensure a smooth process for upcoming course registration and grading periods. Read more


User Documentation


S3 Release Summaries

Summary Highlights Date
S3 Release Summary #65 (.pdf) Introduction of new functionality and enhancements for the Waitlist Maintenance process. Also introduced a 'View in SIO' functionality. 3/6/17
S3 Release Summary #64 (.pdf) Introduction of a number of S3 improvements and work began on updating the Waitlist Maintenance page.  2/2/17
S3 Release Summary #63 (.pdf) Introduction of new functionality for My Plaid Student users to make online student account payments. 1/5/17

*View a complete historical list of S3 Release Summaries.


S3 Project Goal Statement:

"To have an adaptable and contemporary student services suite that is responsive to a changing environment."

HTP Goal Statement:

"To fully migrate to a modern technology platform and create the foundation for CMU's new student information system."

FFP Goal Statement:

"To support user communities and to extend business functionality through innovative solutions and perfective maintenance of the Student Services Suite."


Student Data Warehouse