News for Future students

Monday, August 26, 2019

[Isthd] Launching new campus emergency notification tool – WatSAFE desktop notification

What is happening? The University’s current emergency desktop notification tool, UW Emerge, will be replaced with a new tool called WatSAFE desktop notification.   

 

Friday, December 23, 2016

IT support over the holidays

The university will be closed at the end of day December 23, 2016, reopening on January 3, 2016.

During the holidays, if you notice an outage of the campus network or any major computing facility, you can leave a voice message at 519-888-4357 or submit a request online.

Tuesday, November 29, 2016

IT support over the holidays

The university will be closed at the end of day December 23, 2016, reopening on January 3, 2016.

During the holidays, if you notice an outage of the campus network or any major computing facility, you can leave a voice message at 519-888-4357 or submit a request online.

Wednesday, June 29, 2016

Microsoft Office 365 accounts provided to new students for Fall 2016

What is happening? All new University of Waterloo students arriving in Fall 2016, were provided with cloud-hosted email accounts, through Microsoft Office 365. 

When is this happening? Office 365 accounts were given to new University of Waterloo students (arriving Fall 2016) this past weekend. 

What is the impact? Current University of Waterloo students and alumni (students enrolled prior to Fall 2016), will keep their mailservices accounts, for now. New students (starting in Fall 2016 and onward) will use Office 365. 

Thursday, April 28, 2016

Spring newsletter

The latest edition of the Arts Computing Office (ACO) newsletter is here!

Read about topics including:

  • Student Portal
  • Vision and digital environment
  • Tiny computers
  • Kickstarter
  • Get moving with these apps
  • Differentiation between carriers

Take a look at previous newsletters in our newsletter archives.

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