Workday Student and Receivables software launch information

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The Workday Student software will launch in phases during the next two years. The project is currently 6 months away from go-live #1, which will occur in June 2023. There will be additional go-lives from October 2023 – November 2024.

The June 2023 go-live will primarily focus on recruiting and admissions business processes for the entering class of Fall 2024. It will also include financial aid business processes for recruiting awards and scholarships for new applicants.

A recent University-level decision that affects the Workday Student implementation was discussed at a December meeting:

Training for the June 2023 launch will occur from April through June 2023. Before formal training begins, pre-learning opportunities are available. You can:

The WorkCyte Phase II project team continues to host monthly readiness workshops to prepare Iowa State employees for the Workday Student implementation. These workshops are open to the campus community. At these workshops, you will receive a high-level overview of a specific Workday Student and Receivables topic along with demonstrations of the software. View overviews of past workshops.

If you have questions or feedback, please contact me as this area’s change liaison or connect with the WorkCyte team directly at