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 #78 (pdf) Introduced new features for the student account refund release process and gave the University Registrar's Office new functionality to add and edit advisors. 4/5/18
S3 Release Summary #77 (pdf) Introduced new features for Academic Departments and students.  3/1/18
S3 Release Summary #76 (pdf) Introducted new features for Academic Advisors. 2/1/18
S3 Release Summary #75 (pdf) Introduced new features for The HUB and mobile improvements to My Plaid Student. 1/8/18

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 3/26/2018

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