In order to access the Banner Finance Tab, you will need to follow the instructions below.  

Finance Tab Login: 

  1. Go to (Note: You will need to use either Firefox, or Internet Explorer) 

  1. Select Production Database (PROD) under Finance Tab, in the lower left corner. 

  1. Select Enter Secure Area 
    a.User ID : ID# 
    b.(The default is your 6 digit birthdate-mmddyy) 

  2. Select Finance Tab 

  1. Select preferred option (i.e. Budget Query) 

            a.Username: first initial of first name + last name        (ie: justin brown = JBrown) 

            b.Password: Specific password set that contains at least 8 characters, one letter, one number. It can't have any special characters. 

Reset Finance Password: 

  1. Go to 

  1. Select production Database under Password Orange box in the bottom right corner. 

  1. Type in you OBU Email in the “User Name” box of the Single Sign On page, and your Email/Novell password in the “Password” box 

  1. A page with a blue “Password” box will load. Type new password into box. (must contain at least 8 characters, letters, a number. No special characters can be used.)