The Oracle system upgrade will begin July 31, 2014 at 5:00 p.m. The Oracle system will be UNAVAILABLE during the upgrade until August 6, 2014. No one will have access to anything in Oracle during the upgrade. Financial Affairs has established processing deadlines for certain transactions for the month of July to allow for the system downtime. These deadlines can be found in the Administrative System Upgrade Deadlines category on the Financial Affairs Calendar.