Information Technology

Cybersecurity Awareness Training
This is required training for all faculty and staff. This link will take you to your training console, and allow you to complete the topics assigned. There are currently 7 required sections, each with approx. a 3-4 minute video, and a brief review at the end.

The Department of Information Technology provides computing, media and academic technology support across the UW Tacoma campus.

Accounts & Access
Learn more about the various types of accounts you need as a student or employee.
Audio & Video Conferencing
Teleconference phones are available to be setup in rooms with an active network port. To request, please send an email to tacmedia@uw.edu at least 2 business days prior to your meeting. Please note, there is a limited quantity of phones available. Request does not guarantee availability. Charges may be applicable via UUF guidelines.
Canvas
Canvas makes it extremely easy to give students direct access to licensed, Fair Use, and public domain content via your course site.
Catalyst Web tools
The Catalyst Web Tools are a set of Web-based communication and collaboration applications designed by the University of Washington for use in teaching, learning, research, and more.
Email & Calendar
Learn more about Office365 for use of email and calendaring features.
IT Policies, Procedures & Computing Standards
State and university policies and guidelines that govern the use of university information resources and computing technology.
MyUW
A simple and easy-to-use tool for accessing the web resources you need to fulfill your goals at the university.
Safety & Security
The following are good security practices that will help protect you and your computer.
Software & Hardware
There are several ways that students, faculty and staff can acquire software and hardware.
Storage & Backup
There are multiple options for your data storage needs while on campus or cloud storage for off-site access.
Multimedia
These services and resources are available for students, faculty and staff to develop enhanced presentations and multimedia projects with video, audio, digital photos and graphics.
Wired / Wireless Network Connectivity & Internet
A high-speed, wired (Ethernet) network connection is provided to most all offices, classrooms and lab spaces. Wireless connectivity is available in most interior and exterior areas on campus.