Cornerstone News Digest                                                                                         November 10, 2016
This Week's News

Notice of Invoice Payments Now Online

Wondering whether an invoice has been paid? There's no longer any need to contact Accounts Payable. You can now check online in RU Marketplace. Learn more here.

New Tips Added

Tips to Help You Learn the New Systems has been updated with important new information for Budget Planning and Forecasting, Financial Management, Human Resources and Payroll, RU Marketplace and Expense Management. These tips include:

  • templates for the new cash receipt journals
  • absence reporting, and gaining access to PeopleSoft
  • managing invoices, requesting new suppliers, splitting accounting codes
  • the difference between reassigning and delegating expense reimbursement approval requests

System Updates and Resolutions

View the latest news on system-wide updates and resolutions to frequently reported concerns, including:
  • purchase orders, quick orders, requisitions and supplier payments
  • correcting the approval loop for financial transactions, including expense reimbursements
  • cash advances, commitment accounting and split-charging for requisitions
New Resources Posted

Treasurer's Town Hall

View a podcast of the October 28 Town Hall presentation, which included detailed updates on the projects, such as themes and solutions to commonly reported questions to the help desks.

Answers to Your Most Frequently Asked Questions
Use the “Search” feature to scan the site, including FAQs pages. If you do not see the question or answer you were looking for, contact the appropriate help desk for support.
Updates, Tips and Reminders
Tips to Help You Learn the Systems

Check out the help desk pages and resources page, and share tips to learn the new systems. Have a tip you want to share? Send an email to

Faculty – Learning the New Systems
Faculty may participate now in non-targeted courses for grant accounting, expense management, procurement, and self-service . Targeted education will be available soon to help faculty learn the new systems and processes. These opportunities will be online, shorter, and focused on faculty-specific needs.  
Meetings and Events
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