Wednesday, August 15, 2018

New Gmail design: get familiar before it's permanent

Google is offering more options to organize and manage your emails. You can start using the new design in your University Gmail now. See this FAQ for how to access it. (If you have a personal Gmail account, you've already seen the new version!)

Friday, August 3, 2018

There will be another wave of brief, intermittent outages starting this Saturday, August 4 through Wednesday, August 8. Per this schedule, they will occur either in the early morning or evenings.

As a reminder, these outages are due to critical network security upgrades which will affect phones, wireless, wired network, the Internet and time clocks.

Wednesday, August 1, 2018

There will be intermittent network outages around campus and in buildings between 9:30 PM - 3 AM Thursday evening, August 2, due to critical network security upgrades. Outages will affect phones, wireless, wired network, the Internet and time clocks. 

Blue Light phones will not be affected; however, campus phones may briefly go down during this time. Should you have an emergency, it's recommended you dial 911 on your cell phone.

Thursday, July 19, 2018

As of July 1, H Drive accounts are not being assigned to new students. H Drives will continue to be available to current students who already have them.

If students need to use an H Drive for class, they can request one using the "Request H: Drive" button on this page

Thursday, July 19, 2018

49er Mart now includes the latest UNC System CPI approved Dell models:

  • Laptops (1 new item): A new 13" screen Dell 7390 is available, along with the 14' screen Dell 7490. The 12" screen Dell 7280 is no longer available.

  • Tablets (2 new items): The first option is a hybrid laptop, model 7390 2 in 1, that has a 13' screen which folds back on top of the keyboard (keyboard is non-detachable). The second is model 5290 2 in 1, with a 12" screen...

Friday, June 29, 2018

BerryDunn has presented preliminary findings to Chancellor Dubois and the Cabinet. The team will present findings and recommendations to faculty and staff once classes resume fall semester, 2018. Campus feedback and additional analysis by BerryDunn will be incorporated into final recommendations that will be presented to Chancellor Dubois in November.

Monday, June 25, 2018

Beginning January 31, 2019, all university employees (i.e. full-time, part-time, adjunct faculty, student employees) will be required to use Duo two-factor authentication to access all university single sign-on (SSO) systems. These systems include: Gmail, Ninernet, Canvas and My UNC Charlotte.

Additionally, ITS is investigating the possibility of increasing the password reset time frame from 90 to 365 days for anyone who uses Duo.

Wednesday, June 6, 2018

Puppies are great. Know what else is? FREE software. And that includes Microsoft Office! That's right. If you're a student, you can get Microsoft Office, antivirus, SAS and more. Just to go and download what you want! 

Tuesday, June 5, 2018


Tuesday, June 5, 2018

You want to select eduroam for fast, reliable, secure Wi-Fi in the academic buildings and around campus. Oh, and guess what? Hundreds of more APIs are being added in the Student Union and several other buildings this summer for an even better Wi-Fi experience!

P.S. For Wi-Fi in residential halls, select "HOUSING-WiFi"