Self-Service Banner

Self-Service Banner provides access to your personal information, student records, and financial aid information.

Getting Started

What is my LamarID?

Your LamarID is a nine digit identification number beginning with a capital “L”.  (Ex: L20098765).  Use your LamarID and PIN to login to Self-Service Banner to access your personal information, student records, payment, and financial aid information.  Current and accepted students can locate their LamarID on the front of the CardinalOne Card or acceptance letter.

How do I log into Self-Service Banner for the first time?

  1. Go to www.Lamar.edu, click myLamar, click Students, click Self-Serv Banner
  2. Log in to Self-Service Banner with your LamarID and PIN, using your six-digit birthdate as your PIN.  (For example, if your birthday is May 18, 1995, your six-digit birthdate is 051895.)
  3. You will be immediately prompted to change your PIN.
  4. You will also need to create a security question for use later to reset your PIN if you forget it.  

How do I retrieve my LEA username in Self-Service Banner?

  1. Go to www.Lamar.edu, click myLamar, click Students, click Self-Serv Banner
  2. Log in to Self-Service Banner with your LamarID and PIN
  3. Click Personal Information
  4. Click Change Your Pin OR Recover LEA Username and Password
  5. Scroll down until you see your LEA Username

Personal Information

How do I request a change to my name or social security number?

Contact the Registrar's Office at 409.880.8363 for name and social security number changes.

How do I update my mailing address and phone number?

  1. Go to www.Lamar.edu, click myLamar, click Students, click Self-Serv Banner
  2. Log in to Self-Service Banner with your LamarID and PIN
  3. Click Personal Information
  4. To update addresses and phones, click Update Addresses and Phones
  5. Click Current or Primary to update the desired information
  6. Click Submit to finalize the updates

How do I update my email address?

  1. Go to www.Lamar.edu, click myLamar, click Students, click Self-Serv Banner
  2. Log in to Self-Service Banner with your LamarID and PIN
  3. Click Personal Information
  4. Click Update Email Addresses 
  5. Select the type of email from the drop-down list and click Submit
  6. Type the email address and click Submit

How do I change my security question in Self-Service Banner?

  1. Go to www.Lamar.edu, click myLamar, click Students, click Self-Serv Banner
  2. Log in to Self-Service Banner with your LamarID and PIN
  3. Click Personal Information
  4. Click Change Security Question
  5. Type in your PIN
  6. Type in your Security Question and Answer
  7. Click Submit

Student Information

How do I view holds?

  1. Go to www.Lamar.edu, click myLamar, click Students, click Self-Serv Banner
  2. Log in to Self-Service Banner with your LamarID and PIN
  3. Click Student
  4. Click Student Records
  5. Click View Holds 

How do I view classes that are being offered?

  1. Go to www.Lamar.edu, click myLamar, click Students, click Self-Serv Banner
  2. Log in to Self-Service Banner with your LamarID and PIN
  3. Click Student
  4. Click Registration 
  5. Click Look up Classes
  6. Select a term and click Submit

How do I add or drop a class online?

  1. Go to www.Lamar.edu, click myLamar, click Students, click Self-Serv Banner
  2. Log in to Self-Service Banner with your LamarID and PIN
  3. Click Student
  4. Click Registration
  5. Click Add or Drop Classes

If you are unable to add or drop classes online, contact the Add/Drop office on campus at 409.880.8542 for further assistance.

How do I view my grades?

  1. Go to www.Lamar.edu, click myLamar, click Students, click Self-Serv Banner
  2. Log in to Self-Service Banner with your LamarID and PIN
  3. Click Student
  4. Click Student Records
  5. Click Final Grades
  6. Select a Term from the drop down box and click Submit.

Financial Aid

How do I view Financial Aid information?

  1. Go to www.Lamar.edu, click myLamar, click Students, click Self-Serv Banner
  2. Log in to Self-Service Banner with your LamarID and PIN
  3. Click Financial Aid

Within the Financial Aid you will be able to check your financial aid status, eligibility, accept your awards and view general financial aid information.

How do I view financial aid rewards?

  1. Go to www.Lamar.edu, click myLamar, click Students, click Self-Serv Banner
  2. Log in to Self-Service Banner with your LamarID and PIN
  3. Click Financial Aid
  4. Click Award 
  5. Click Award for Aid Year
  6. Select the appropriate aid year from the drop down list and click Submit.

The Service Desk cannot assist with accepting awards. If you have been told that awards are available but do not see any, you will need to contact the Financial Aid office for assistance at 409.880.8450.

Can I contact the Financial Aid Office while in Self-Service Banner?

Yes, click Financial Aid and click Email Financial Aid Office.

How do I identify missing Financial Aid documents?

  1. Go to www.Lamar.edu, click myLamar, click Students, click Self-Serv Banner
  2. Log in to Self-Service Banner with your LamarID and PIN
  3. Click Financial Aid
  4. Click Eligibility
  5. Click Student Requirements
  6. Select the apporiate award year from the list and click Submit.

Payments

How do I view my account summary?

  1. Go to www.Lamar.edu, click myLamar, click Students, click Self-Serv Banner
  2. Log in to Self-Service Banner with your LamarID and PIN
  3. Click Student 
  4. Click Student Account
  5. Click Account Summary
  6. For previous balances, click Account Summary by Term and select the term.

How do I view payments?

  1. Go to www.Lamar.edu, click myLamar, click Students, click Self-Serv Banner
  2. Log in to Self-Service Banner with your LamarID and PIN
  3. Click Student 
  4. Click Student Account
  5. Click Statement and Payment History

How do I make a payment?

  1. Go to www.Lamar.edu, click myLamar, click Students, click Self-Serv Banner
  2. Log in to Self-Service Banner with your LamarID and PIN
  3. Click Student 
  4. Click Student Account
  5. Click Account Summary
  6. Click To Make a Payment by Credit Card or Electronic Check access the Touchnet Bill payment page.