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UW Tacoma Information Technology serves faculty, students, and staff by providing access to innovative technologies, resources, platforms, and state-of-the-art computing and media facilities, as well as strategic partnerships to create an environment conducive to teaching and learning. We are committed to providing these tools in an inclusive, and equitable environment. Read about our DEI commitment here.
STUDENT RESOURCES FOR ATTENDING CLASS REMOTELY:
UW Tacoma IT has created a resource page that provides instructions when attending classes remotely. Please familiarize yourself with the information contained on this page before you attend class.
Academic Support & Computer Labs
There are many resources and services available to help with instruction and student learning.
Accounts & Access
Learn more about the various types of accounts you need as a student or employee.
Visit the Office of Digital Learning (ODL) webpage for Canvas support. ODL's mission is to:
- Assist faculty in initial Canvas course design and digital pedagogy exploration and utilization
- Research, develop and promote emerging tools for teaching and learning
- Inspire innovative use of social, collaborative and communication technologies
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.
A simple and easy-to-use tool for accessing the web resources you need to fulfill your goals at the university.
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.
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.
Support & Training
Do you need help with setup or use of A/V equipment for your class or event?
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.