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Hardware Purchasing Service Moving to UMN Bookstores

Beginning on February 20, 2023, the University of Minnesota Bookstores will become the primary vendor for computers, devices, and computer accessories for University depart

Feb. 9, 2023 - Duo Mobile Will No Longer Support Android 8, Android 9 & iOS 13

Effective February 9, 2023, Duo Mobile will no longer support Android 8, Android 9 and iOS 13.

Some University Call Centers Unavailable

Update: This issue has since been resolved, and the Office of Information Technology is continuing to closely monitor the situation.

Change to University Google Account Time-Out Period

Starting on June 1, 2022, the University is updating its security policy regarding how long you can remain signed in to your Unive

Canvas Release Notes April 2022

Instructure, the parent company of Canvas, releases Canvas upgrades on the third Saturday of the month along with Release Notes.

MyU Unavailable During PeopleTools Upgrade Scheduled April 23-24

On April 23 and 24, 2022 (Saturday and Sunday), MyU and other PeopleSoft applications will be unavailable while University IT upgrades the PeopleSoft development platform,

Upcoming Changes to PeopleSoft Interface

People who use PeopleSoft will notice some changes to the user interface as a result of an upgrade to PeopleTools (version 8.59) s

LinkedIn Learning Contract Expiration

As of April 15, 2022, the University’s contract with LinkedIn Learning will expire.

Secure U: Review of Cyber Security Best Practices

The current geopolitical situation may impact organizations both within and beyond the areas of conflict, especially considering the sanctions now imposed against Russia. 

Additional Built-in Pronouns Available in MyU and Canvas

In response to student, faculty, and staff requests, “she/they” and “he/they” personal pronoun options are now available from the built-in drop-down menus in Canvas and MyU