Planning Allocation System (PA) - Service Description

This document gives an overview of the Planning Allocation System.


The Planning Allocation System is used to set up the target budget amounts used during the Annual Budget process for the University System. It is a Web-based Application that utilizes Oracle Reports. Reports are generated as PDF files, and appear in a pop-up window.

Some users are able to direct output to Cypress. If authorized, this option will be on the screen when requesting a report. Printing to Cypress is controlled by the program, and appears in pop-up windows.

The production system can be accessed via the following URL:

Support Conditions

The DoIT Help Desk provides support for password resets and logging into the Planning Allocation System. If you are able to log in, but need assistance with Planning Allocation features, please contact one of your campus representatives.

UW System users should contact:

Gary Buehler
Mailing address Room 237
780 Regent St
Madison, WI 53715
Phone (608) 262-2715


Mailing address Room 237
780 Regent St
Madison, WI 53715
Phone (608) 263-4422

UW-Madison users should contact:

Jennifer Klippel

Phone (608) 890-1842

UW-Milwaukee users should contact:

Peter Alexopoulos
Budget & Policy Analyst
Office of Resource Analysis
UW - Milwaukee
414.229.4988 (phone)


The Planning Allocation System is available on a 24 x 7 basis.

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Keywords:application summary PA PADS oracle budget campus representative Service Description   Doc ID:7882
Owner:Help Desk KB Team .Group:DoIT Help Desk
Created:2008-06-17 19:00 CDTUpdated:2020-12-07 16:26 CDT
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