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Account Requests (Banner/Argos/Xtender/Workflow)


This account request page is for employees to request access to Banner, Argos, or other Administrative systems.  Requests MUST be made by an authorized individual within the department (dean, director, chair, VP, etc., or the department secretary)
This is only for sensitive system access (Banner, Argos, etc.) and not for general access.  If you ONLY need accounts for your student workers to login to office computers - please do not use this form as it will be routed to the wrong staff and delay your request!   Use the general Account Request form.

Authorized Users:

  • The actual request for a new account must be made on behalf of a new employee by an authorized member of their department (see above)
  • The systems that this provides access to are active while the individual is working as an employee of SUNY New Paltz (or one of its affiliates).

Request Process:

  • Click Request Access on the right.

User Responsibilities:

  • All staff using Banner and related systems must read and adhere to the Confidential Information Policy.
  • Your New Paltz computer account passwords should not be shared with anyone.
  • Create a strong password for your account and don't share it with anyone.
  • If you believe your account has been compromised, contact the help desk immediately.

Requirements and Prerequisites:

  • You must have the BannerID of the individual you are requesting access for.
  • Human Resources must add individuals into Banner before they can gain access.

Hours of Availability:

  • Computer accounts are available 24 hours a day, except during scheduled maintenance.
  • Scheduled maintenance will be announced via the All Faculty Staff ("all-fs") email list.


  • Submit a ticket at
  • Walk in to the Help Desk in Humanities 103
  • Call 845-257-3597 during normal business hours.