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Search for Chart Strings by Name

There are two ways to search for chart strings by name:

Search through NU Portal

  1. Log into the NU Portal.
  2. On the left hand menu under Related Links, click on Budget Details.
  3. This will open NU Financials. Click on the magnifying glass to the right of the project line.
  4. Change the dropdown under description to contains and type in the name of the chart string you are looking for.
  5. Click the Look Up button and your choices will appear.

Search through NUFinancials directly

  1. Once logged into NU Financials, follow this path through the menu on the left hand side: Commitment Control > Review Budget Activities > Budget Details
  2. Follow the steps above, starting with step #3.
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