GradStar is a ConnectCarolina Student Administration application designed to collect and report all non-service funds given to a student in support of their attendance at the University. The system also interfaces with the Finance and Human Resources components of ConnectCarolina.

GradStar access

  1. Complete the online FERPA training
  2. Request access by asking your department's Access Request Coordinator (ARC) to submit an access form through Infoporte. The access form can be found here: GradStar Access Form. GradStar is part of ConnectCarolina Student Administration, so choose the ConnectCarolina Student Admin form to complete.
  3. GradStar Reporting Access: On the access form, be sure to check PS Query if you want access to GradStar reports.
  4. Access GradStar through ConnectCarolina

Training and resources for staff and faculty

User guides, manuals and policies:

GradStar and accounting policies


Quick reference guides

Reporting in GradStar

Information and resources for students

Links to other resources

Getting help