Student Systems Help Center

SDB Resources

Student Database

The UW Student Data Base (SDB), also known as Keynes, is a university-wide system for managing student records and student data. As a Staff or Faculty member at the UW you might need some form of SDB access as part of your daily duties. This site provides information on obtaining access, attending SDB workshops, and online learning resources for you to utilize.


SDB Online Training: New to SDB? Try our new online training course today.
The course covers details on requesting access to SDB, logging onto SDB, various Access SDB levels and your responsibilities regarding FERPA.
Troubleshooting SDB: Common Problems Logging On
SDB Navigation: Keyboard commands and tips for navigating.
SDB Screens Lookup: Search for screen numbers or names.

SDB Tips and Hints: Screen numbering explained , frequently used screens.

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