The FAST Budgeting and Forecasting system allows you to request budget adjustments and view your budget adjustment history.

On this page you will find the tools, support and training available for the FAST Budget and Forecasting (BAR) Application.  New material will be added as existing resources are updated.


Access

Contact the Finance Office for access by emailing financial.services@carleton.ca.


Frequently Asked Questions

Coming Soon!  In the meantime, the FACTS glossary may have what you are looking for.


Documentation

Budget and Forecasting (BAR) User Guide V1

Journal Voucher and Budget Adjustment and Forecasting 201


In-class System Training and Seminars

Visit carleton.ca/facts/cu-events to see what is currently being offered.


Video Tutorials

It may look like a great many videos, but based on your feedback we’ve purposely kept them short so you can pick and choose by topic.

Please let us know at facts@carleton.ca if something is not quite right with a video.

Topic Role Video (length) How-to Sheets
01. Signing into FAST Anyone 2:00
02. Setting a Default Landing Page Anyone 2:10
03. Step 1: Creating the Header Anyone 7:15
04. Step 2: Adding Line Items Anyone 7:45
 05. Using the Toolbars, Attaching Documents, and Other Options Anyone 3:23
 06. Step 3: Completing and Submitting a Budget Adjustment that You Have Created  Anyone 4:13
 07. Step 3: Completing and Submitting a Budget Adjustment that Someone Else Has Created Anyone 2:54
 08. Checking the Status of a Budget Adjustment Anyone 6:07