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UM Analytics

Use, create, and share interactive analyses, dashboards, and visualizations using data in the Enterprise Data Warehouse (EDW).


UM Analytics is the University of Minnesota Business Intelligence and Data Analytics platform. Based on data in the Enterprise Data Warehouse (EDW), it provides a platform for central units at the University (Finance, Human Resources, Research, Student, and University Services) to pre-build and publish content that utilizes University approved data definitions. It also enables campuses, colleges, units, and individuals to author their own ad hoc analyses, dashboards and visualizations.


  • Access published dashboards/analyses from Central Units in the UM Analytics Catalog, which can also be accessed on a report-by-report basis in the MyU Portal, Reporting Center:
  • Use a self-service data query builder to create your own data sets
  • Author advanced, dashboards and visualizations
  • Export dashboards and data in multiple formats
  • Data subject areas available for authoring analyses and dashboards currently include:
    • Finance - General Ledger
    • Finance/Research - Grants, Projects, and Contracts (Sponsored Projects)
    • Human Resources - Position, Job, and Compensation
    • Student - Course Enrollment
    • Coming Soon...
      • Student - Undergraduate Degree Progress
  • Use UM Analytics to build data sets for use in Tableau with the Unify BI Tableau Connector

Getting Started

Intended Audience

Staff & Departments
Health Sciences Affiliates
IT Staff and Partners


University-funded: No charge.