Report Center

What is the UCPath reporting strategy?

The UCPath reporting strategy involves both Cognos and PeopleSoft reports. For a full list of reports, please review this list of reports.

Cal Answers is still managed by the Cal Answers team under the Vice Chancellor of Finance.

IBM Cognos Reports

Cognos Reports


  • Reports are developed in the Cognos application & accessed by navigating to Quicklinks > Cognos Reports

  • Reports are based on day-old data in the DDODS which is updated nightly

  • Reports will be developed based on campus requests/needs

  • Report Distribution:

    • Cognos Common Reporting Menu

    • Location Specific Cognos Reporting Menu


Cognos Reporting Presentation - May 2019

Review detailed instructions on how to access Cognos Reports.

PeopleSoft HCM Reports

Peoplesoft Reports


  • Reports are developed in PeopleSoft HCM & accessed directly through the UCPath Portal

  • Reports & queries that require real-time data will access the data from HCM directly:

    • Example: Payroll Pre-processing Reports

  • Reports that require data that is not in DDODS or CDM such as Staging, AWE and Audit Tables

  • Report Distribution:

    • Queries: thru Query Viewer or Excel files

    • Reports: via Report Manager tool