BFS Support

BFS System Hours of Operation

BFS is available from 7 am to 9 pm every day, except during scheduled maintenance intervals. Maintenance is typically scheduled for a Sunday morning and is announced to campus well in advance of the downtime. Also, BFS will not be available on the third Friday of February, May, August, and November to allow for any critical patch updates.

BFS will time out after 60 minutes of inactivity.


For questions related to the Berkeley Financial System, please contact the BFS help desk at or 510-664-9000, press 1. If the BFS Help Desk cannot resolve your issue, the team will escalate your query to the business owner for more in-depth technical support. For questions not related to the BFS application, contact the business owner directly. Please refer to the Business Owner Contacts table below: