Enterprise Training (DCATS)

DCATS (Data Warehouse & Cactus Applications Training and Support) is a part of the Transition Solutions Team in the Project Management Office. Transition Solutions delivers tools and techniques to facilitate business application testing; leverages technology and techniques to expand knowledge, skills, and abilities across the university; navigates application and process transitions through planning and collaboration.

Description: DCATS offers training and support for the application software that comprise the administrative business systems at the HSC.

Contact Information:

HSC Information Systems Resource Guide:

    The HSC Information Systems Resource Guide is a ready reference to systems and related resources that pertain to accessing and using the university's information systems. The intended audience for this document is administrators and administrative support personnel. However, any user new to UTHSCSA may find the information in this document to be helpful.
    HSC Information Systems Resource Guide

Time Constraints:

  • Hours of operation
    • Monday thru Friday
    • 8:00 A.M. – 5:00 P.M.
  • Emergency Plan of Action:

Turn Around Time: Training courses are offered monthly. Courses offered introduce the user to the administrative business systems used in the normal course of business at the University. Classes include:

  • PeopleSoft Financials
  • PeopleSoft HCM8.9
  • Document Review System (DRS)
  • Data warehouse (DW)
  • Hyperion
  • Etalus

We offer monthly labs for users who would like one-on-one help with specific applications.


  • There is no cost for the classes
  • However a no-show fee of $50.00 will be charged to the department for any users who sign up for a class but do not attend
  • An e-mail with at least 24-hr notice will be accepted

Request Instructions: Departmental ACEs must first complete a PSAR form requesting application access for a user.