Contributor is only used for budgeting and is only open during the active budgeting period from mid-April until July. Once the current budget year is closed in NUPlans it is available to view as are the two prior years.
Tasks that need to be completed in Contributor include:
- Salary budgeting –
- On the Comp Input tab for most employees
- On Add or Edit Placeholder Data for employees who were added as placeholders
- On Comp Budget by Chartstring for certain types of salary that doesn’t have to be budgeted at the individual level (temps, OT, students, etc.)
- Grant budgeting (in NUPlans only)
- Fund budgeting (for 110, 160, 171, 172, gifts & endowments)
- View overall budget on Carry Forward tab
- Submitting the budget once it is complete.
NUPlans training is available in myHR Learn
- NUPlans Budgeting Basics
- NUPlans Compensation Budgeting
- NUPlans Fund Budgeting
- NUPlans for Grants