Highlander Pipeline is NJIT's gateway to some networked information services. These services include, among others, registration, transcript, financial aid, and billing services, as well as email, Moodle, calendars, and information sites for each of your courses. Employees submit timesheets online through Highlander Pipeline. Details of all the services available are listed below.
Highlander Pipeline is also used for important announcements and other news for the NJIT community. You are responsible for reading current bulletins in Highlander Pipeline. Highlander Pipeline is available at http://my.njit.edu. To access Highlander Pipeline, use your University Computing ID (UCID) and password. If you do not have a UCID, please click here. If you are not sure if you have a UCID, you can search for your name in the Campus Directory.
Some of the sections within Highlander Pipeline inlude but are not limited to:
Announcements contain either "Personal" announcements or "Campus" announcements. Campus Wide announcements are general notifications and bulletins sent to everyone. Personal announcements are targeted specifically for you depending on your role at NJIT. For example, if you are a Junior, you may only receive announcements targeted towards Juniors. Similarly, depending on your major, you would only receive announcements targeted towards your major. Both types of announcements are important and you are responsible for reading them.
The NJIT Newsroom contains news and press releases about events and news items related to NJIT. This section contains not only NJIT internal news, but links to outside sources where NJIT is mentioned.
My Headlines contains information and news not related to NJIT. By default, you will receive the top three news, entertainment, and sports headlines on the main "My Pipeline" page. The My Headlines page allows you to customize the information you would like to receive. The services provided include news headlines, personal bookmarks, weather, sports scores, stock quotes, horoscope, lottery results, and a Yellow and White Pages search. Each of these services can be customized to your personal preferences. My Headlines is powered by Infospace.
The My Courses section provides access to course information for each of the courses you are associated with, allowing you to utilize the course tools for your classes. These include message boards, class calendar, and a chat room. Faculty can include links to relevant web pages as well. Classes using Moodle will be taken to that class' Moodle homepage instantly.
Web for Students
The Web for Students section provides access to Student Banner. Banner allows students to view and/or update addresses, phone numbers, and next-of-kin information. Additional resources allow you to:
- Access information regarding name and SSN changes
- Register for classes
- Display your class schedule, holds, grades, transcripts, and degree audit
- Review your account summary and make tuition payments by credit card
- Review personal and general financial aid information.
Announcements for Students
The Announcements for Students section provides important news geared towards students.
Web for Faculty
The Web for Faculty section allows faculty to view their teaching schedule, class rosters with student names, and addresses, and post grades.
For information on how to view and download your class roster click here.
Web for Employees
The Web for Employees section allows employees to view their personal, payroll, and fringe benefit information.
Staff members can also post bulletins on Pipeline. Information is available at http://ist.njit.edu/bulletin.
The Alumni Services section allows alumni to locate classmates, find NJIT alumni working in a particular business, advertise their own business, submit class notes for NJIT Magazine, update their personal information, or make a contribution to their alma mater.
The email tool provides instant access to your Webmail by Google email account. You also have the ability to retrieve email from other accounts that support either the POP or IMAP protocols. You can find this information along with the incoming mail server from your mail provider. Information for instructors on sending group or individual emails to members of their class can be found here.
The Calendar tool provides you with your own personal calendar. You can access your course calendars separately or group all your calendars together. You also have the ability to allow other users to read or write to your calendar.