The Galaxy Online Portal

The Galaxy portal is the starting point for working in the Orion system, PeopleSoft HR (HCM), and PeopleSoft Financials (FMS). It also provides links to other services such as email and eLearning.

For Students

Students can sign in to Galaxy to access Zmail, eLearning, My Parking and all the Orion Self-Service tools (e.g., Student Center, Academic Records, etc.).

For Faculty

Class rosters, grade reports, paycheck stubs, payroll deductions and eLearning are just some of the functions that are accessible through Galaxy.

For Staff

UT Dallas staff can access pay stub information, including deductions and leave balances, as well as job-related tools such as PeopleSoft Financials.

Important Update for Feb. 23, 2014

Several online applications commonly used by students, faculty and staff members will be out of service this weekend while the hosting vendor performs system maintenance.

The following will unavailable Sunday, Feb. 23 from 8 a.m. through 6 p.m.

  • Galaxy portal.
  • Orion.
  • PeopleSoft Finance (FMS) and PeopleSoft HR/Payroll (HCM)

After 6 p.m., users will need to clear their Internet browser cache so that Galaxy can load properly. 

If you experience any issues with the applications after this weekend’s maintenance work, please contact the Help Desk at 972-883-2911.

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