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Banner: Banner Student Information System


Banner Student Information System

Banner is an enterprise-wide Student Information System used for Admissions, Registrar, Financial Aid and Bursar's Office.  Self-service is available for students and faculty.  Students can register for classes, view their final course grade and pay their bills. 

To log in, go to the MyDownstate home page at and click on the Banner link.  Students use their nine-digit Downstate student ID number as a username; faculty use the "firstname.lastname" format for their username. Both students and facult use your current email password.

New Students

Banner authenticates your login against your email account.  If you do not have an email account or are not able to log into email, you won't be able to log into other systems, either. 

For assistance, contact the Banner Self-Service Help Hotline:

 - 718-270-4795