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Site Pages Updated

The page detailing the pilot program for the Plan Builder has been removed from the website due to the Student Plans having previously exited the pilot and become available for the entire university. The Student Plan Report has gained a page for advisors to use as a reference point.

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Student Plan Report Launched

A new report has been created that allows advisors to see the contents of the Plans built by students in their school or college. It is a handy one-stop-shop for info about all student plans: Advisors are able to filter by semester, by student, by major, or by other attributes, and the report only has … Continue reading

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New Tutorial Presentation Added

The old info presentation for the Plan Builder has been replaced with a streamlined Tutorial Presentation that introduces key Plan Builder features to incoming students. Roadmap and Plan Builder – Tutorial Presentation

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Advisor Roadmap and Plan Builder Documentation Updated

The Roadmap and Plan Builder documentation for advisors has been updated to a new version that includes up-to-date images that better conform with current stylistic policies and that show more of the new version of the Roadmap and Plan Builder software: Roadmap and Plan Builder – Roadmaps Workbook for Advisors

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Student Roadmap and Plan Builder Documentation Updated

The Roadmap and Plan Builder documentation for students has been updated to a new version that includes up-to-date images that better conform with current stylistic policies and that show more of the new version of the Plan Builder software: Roadmap and Plan Builder – Student Workbook

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Operational Procedure Documentation Added

A new Operational Procedure document has been created detailing key policies relating to the use of the Roadmap and Plan Builder system for advisors. We encourage all advisors to read it: Roadmap and Plan Builder – Operational Procedure

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Style Preferences Documentation Updated

The Style Preferences document for advisors has been updated and includes new policies and revised screenshots that reflect the current version of the Plan Builder software: Roadmap and Plan Builder – Style Preferences

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Advisor Documentation Updated

The Roadmap and Plan Builder Workbook for advisors has been updated and includes new information that reflects our most-up-to-date procedures for Roadmap creation.   A style guide has also been added to the Advisors’ section of the Resources page so that advisors can use it as a quick reference to stylistic preferences for Roadmaps.   … Continue reading

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Documentation Updated

Our Resources page has been updated to include new versions of our informational workbooks on the Plan Builder (for students) and the Roadmap and Plan Builder system (for advisors). These new versions better reflect the system after the latest version upgrade, and we encourage all users to download these new versions. DARS uDirect Student Plan … Continue reading

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DARS Updated

DARS has been upgraded to include new functionality. Soon, Temple students admitted in fall 2016 or later will be able to view an 8-semester “Roadmap” for their major. Additionally, they will be able to create their own “Plans” to map out the progression of the coursework needed to graduate in 4 years! Advising departments will … Continue reading

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