The University of Texas at Austin

Mainframe

Overview

The UT Austin Administrative Computer System (mainframe) is the university's administrative computing system. The mainframe runs nearly all of the university's administrative applications, including:

  • Billing
  • Course descriptions
  • Data warehouse/Project IQ
  • Financial aid
  • Student admissions and registration
  • UT Direct
  • Time sheets
  • ...and over 140 additional applications!

Features

  • Electronically delivered reports allow the information to be copy and pasted into other documents and sent securely to WebSpace and Austin Disk
  • Provides secure, onsite data warehousing
  • Access available for both Macintosh and Windows platforms using TN3270
  • Uses EID login credentials
  • IBM System Z10 Business Class mainframe
  • Green Output, one of the ways to receive data from the mainframe, conserves paper and supports the University's Sustainability Policy
Green Leaf Denotes a Green IT feature. Learn more about Green IT.

Cost

Mainframe access is available at no cost to UT staff who require access to administrative applications.

We Can Help

Get help from an expert:

* ITS Help and Service Desk

* Call us at 512-475-9400

* Submit a help request online

We also have a walk-in service in the first floor lobby of the Flawn Academic Center (FAC). Stop by and let us help you!