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Getting Started Guide

If you are a new faculty or staff member at the University, get started using campus computing and online resources with the information below. Then find more technology services that may help you on the Services for Faculty & Staff.

  • Activate your accounts for campus resources.

    See the Internet Account Options pages to activate accounts for technologies such as NetFiles and Google.

  • Set up your University email account.

  • Learn about your Internet account and passwords.

    See the Internet Accounts and Passwords website. Your Internet ID is your unique account name and provides access to all University network resources including myU Portal, email, and more.

  • Manage your account.

    See the Internet Account Options pages. Set up your account; change or reset your password; manage your email options; view blocked incoming emails; or activate Active Directory, NetFiles, and Gmail accounts.

  • Learn about academic technology services that enable instructors to integrate technology into teaching practices.

  • Secure your data.

    Use the following resources to keep your computer secure.

    • Follow the steps on the Safe Computing website.
    • Install and connect to the network with a VPN client, available from the VPN website.
    • Connect to the WIFI network using WPA2 encryption.