Carnegie Mellon University

Enrollment Services

Information for Faculty & Staff

S3 Updates

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

Throughout the development, this webpage is updated with user documentation and release summaries, which you may find useful while navigating the S3.

Feedback about S3 may be directed to Darleen LaBarbera in Enrollment Systems and/or to Dan Wilson in Computing Services. 

Release Updates




S3 Release Summary #81 (pdf) Introduced Multiple Advisors feature allowing academic users to assign multiple advisors per semester to students, as well as separate advisors for additional majors/minors. Students are also able to view these new advisors in SIO.  7/10/18
S3 Release Summary #80 (pdf) Incorporated the confidentiality agreement into the S3 Admin Console, streamlining the provisioning process for new users and allowing for annual renewals; included new features for My Plaid Student users, the Students Accounts Office, and academic users. 6/7/18
S3 Release Summary #79 (pdf) Introduced new features for the Student Accounts Office that replaced manual tracking and incorporated student financial aid terms and conditions into SIO. 5/3/18

View a complete historical list of S3 Release Summaries

User Documentation

S3 Quickstart Guide

updated 3/29/2018

S3 Video Tutorials

updated 3/22/2013

S3 Screen Guides

updated 10/15/2013

S3 Registration-Related Frequently Asked Questions

updated 4/18/2012

S3 Admin Console Course Corequisites & Prerequisites Guide

updated 10/29/2014

S3 Admin Console Course Reservation Guide

updated 10/23/2014

S3 Course Roster Guide

updated 8/13/2014

S3 Grade Upload Guide

updated 10/19/2017

S3 Advising Roster Guide

updated 6/7/2018

Student Data Warehouse

The Student Data Warehouse (SDW) is a repository of student data, refreshed daily, which allows departments to run queries without having to request them from the University Registrar’s Office. View detailed user information or log in to SDW