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University IT Service Catalogue

 

eCommerce Services

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University Information Services (UIS) provide a simple-to-use interface that allows other applications to take credit card payments for goods, events and services. It is offered at two tiers:

  • an eSales system for taking payments for conferences, events, workshops etc., together with a product catalogue for selling books, tickets, payment of bench fees and library fines etc
  • a Card Payment Gateway (CPG) that allows departments to create their own front end and then interface in to the CPG at the payment stage

Features and Benefits

Features & Benefits 

The eCommerce services enable University Institutions to collect payments from customers for goods and services at the point of sale automatically and efficiently. The interface is

  • simple to use
  • easy to integrate with ​the University Finance System (CUFS)
  • supported locally 

How Much Does It Cost?

How much does it cost? 

The different applications within eCommerce are free of charge to University staff.

How Do I Get This Service?

How do I get this service? 

Please contact University Financial Services by email or phone and state whether you are interested in accessing eSales or CPG for referral to the appropriate adminsitrator.

Email: ufsenquiries@admin.cam.ac.uk

Tel: 01223 (7)65999

 

 

 

How Quickly Can I Get This Service?

How quickly can I get this service? 

The lead time for eSales is five working days from receipt of application form to event/product going online. 

The lead time for CPG is generally customer driven and varies from instance to instance.

Support Details & Contact Information

Support Details & Contact Information 

Please contact University Financial Services by email or phone and state whether you are interested in accessing eSales or CPG for referral to the appropriate adminsitrator.

Email: ufsenquiries@admin.cam.ac.uk

Tel: 01223 (7)65999

(for opening times, see Supported Service Hours)

Available Service Hours

When is this service available? 

The service is available to use 24/7.

Supported Service Hours

Supported Service Hours 

Support is available during normal Finance Division working hours.

Monday - Friday: 8.30am - 5pm

Service supplier
UIS