Using the Attention (To) Field when Creating Requisitions in NUFinancials

This job aid describes how to use the Attention field on non-catalog and catalog requisitions.

  • Vendors are instructed to print the Attention field on the shipping label.
  • Use the Attention field to help university mail personnel route pack appropriately.
  • The field contains 30 characters.
  • Use whatever is the best identifying information to assist in routing the package to the intended destination.
  • Suggested contents:
    • Building and/or room number
    • Laboratory name
    • Faculty, staff or student last name
    • Program or Project name

The Attention Line field can be found in two places when entering a Non-Catalog Requisition:

  • In the Requisition Settings page:

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  • In the Expand Section area of a line item:

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  • In the Modify Line/Shipping/Accounting page:
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For additional assistance please contact the IT Support Center at 847-491-4357 (1-HELP) option 2, or consultant@northwestern.edu.




Keywords:NUFinancials, Requisitions, "Attention To"   Doc ID:111113
Owner:ESAF PTP Team .Group:Northwestern
Created:2021-05-28 16:00 CDTUpdated:2021-08-05 14:16 CDT
Sites:Northwestern
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