Technology Guide for Students

This page has links to some useful articles to help students get started with technology on campus.

Password Help

Follow the links below for information on setting up your accounts and resetting your passwords:

Reset your Banner PIN

Look up your network username

Set up your network password

Reset your network password

Set up your Student Gmail password (legacy article for students attending Spring 2023 or earlier

Reset your Student Gmail password (legacy article for students attending Spring 2023 or earlier

Need assistance with your password? Open a Login Assistance ticket

Multi-Factor Authentication

Follow the links below for information on setting multi-factor authentication (MFA):

Set up multi-factor authentication for network logins

Set up the Microsoft Authenticator app for network logins

Multi-factor authentication (MFA) - FAQs

Need assistance with MFA? Open a Technology Help ticket and select "Multi-Factor Authentication" from the drop-down

E-mail Help

Follow the links below for information on setting up e-mail on your smartphone:

Set up Student Gmail on an Android (legacy article for students attending Spring 2023 or earlier

Set up Student Gmail on an iPhone (legacy article for students attending Spring 2023 or earlier

Need assistance with your e-mail? Open a E-mail Issue ticket

WiFi Help

Follow the links below for information on enrolling your devices on the secure wireless network:

Enroll an Android phone

Enroll an iPhone

Enroll an Windows laptop

Enroll an Mac laptop

Enroll an Chromebook

Need assistance with WiFi? Open a Technology Help ticket and select "Network Connectivity" from the drop-down

Cloud Storage

Students receive 1TB of cloud storage in OneDrive. Follow the links below for information on accessing OneDrive:

Access OneDrive from a web browser

Setup the OneDrive app on your home PC

Setup the OneDrive app on your personal or campus Mac

Need assistance with OneDrive? Open a Technology Help ticket and select "OneDrive" from the drop-down

Software for Home Use

Several software applications are available to students for home use. Follow the links below for information:

Download Microsoft Office

Download Mathematica

Download SPSS

Download ArcGIS

Download Minitab

Download Read&Write

Need assistance with software? Open a Technology Help ticket and select "Software" from the drop-down

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Have a question about technology on campus? This is a good place to start.
Need help with a login/password issue? Open a ticket to request assistance from IT.
Have a new phone number? Open a ticket to have IT update your MFA verification number.