How do I Log In to Banner?

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All faculty and staff have the ability to use Banner Admin Pages pertaining to job duties.

*Please note: Before using Banner for the first time, an access request is required. Please see How do I Request Access to Banner Admin Pages?

Accessing Banner off-campus requires a Virtual Private Network (VPN) [connection instructions] or an OCI browser in Horizon.

Log in to Banner

*Please note: If you receive errors when logging into Banner, please see How do I Resolve Banner Admin Pages Errors?

  1. If you are off-campus, connect to the Virtual Private Network (VPN) [connection instructions].
  2. In any browser except Internet Explorer, go to the Banner page in mySeaport and select the version of Banner you want to access on the left-hand sidebar (Production TEAL, DEV and PPRD). Production Banner Admin Pages is called "Admin Pages (TEAL)." If you are prompted to log in, enter your UNCW email address (e.g., and password.

  3. Two-Factor Authentication (2FA) is required daily when you log in to Banner.


Log in to Banner through Horizon

*Please note: Accessing Banner through Horizon off-campus does not require a VPN connection.

  1. Open and log in to Horizon. For more information, follow the article How do I Log in and Configure Horizon?

  2. Select either "OCI Firefox" or "OCI Google Chrome."

    An image of the icons for "OCI Firefox" and "OCI Google Chrome" in Horizon

  3. Follow the "Log in to Banner" instructions above.

*Please note: Keep your Banner credentials information confidential. The security of the Banner system depends on your password remaining confidential. Sharing of Banner accounts is not allowed. 

If you need further assistance, please submit a service request or CHAT with TAC.