IT Services

Administrative Applications

Business Objects

The Web Intelligence Business Objects reporting tool enables authorized users to securely access Amherst College administrative data using a web browser. Report developers with database expertise in their area have secured access to data to write reports.

Campus Police ARMS

Campus Police uses the ARMS database to manage their department equipment and comply with regulations.


Colleague is an advanced enterprise resource planning system to support administrative information. Colleague is a complex integrated suite of applications including Student, Finance, Human Resource, Advancement and CORE modules.


EMS is the College's system to manage room scheduling for College-scheduled spaces as opposed to department-scheduled spaces.


The Colleges uses ePayables software to support electronic vendor payables from Colleague through Bank America.


ImageNow is an enterprise content management system which provides the ability to import a variety of electronic documents, apply workflow, execute scripts, administer role based security and make annotations.

Interfolio Faculty Search

Interfolio is a cloud based application which enables people to easily manage applications for positions in higher ed. Amherst uses Interfolio to administer faculty searches.


PowerFAIDS is a Windows®-based, client-server solution from the College Board that enables the Financial Aid office to manage student eligibility, verification, Pell Grant management, award packaging, loan origination, reporting and research.

Safari Info/Tools

ASG Safari Info Tools builds secure real time data views. A view is a way of looking at a normalized subset of live data without creating a copy. Views are available using desktop tools via ODBC making reporting from live data possible

Tax Preparation

Tax Navigator is the College software for tax preparation. Tax Navigator is a sophisticated and user-friendly tool that automates year-end processing and does all calculations for you by preparing all 1042-S information returns and producing your 1042-S electronic file. Tax Navigator totals and reconciles all 1042-S file totals with your 1042 tax return.


Titanium is a medical appointment scheduling application used by the Counseling Center to manage patient care and services.


TMA is a Windows®-based solution from TMA that provides Physical Plant a Facility Asset Management System designed to effectively manage Amherst’s physical assets and maintenance operations.