Welcome to the Health Computing Office!

We are committed to providing Information Technology (IT) support to faculty, staff, and students in the Faculty of Health at the University of Waterloo.

On this site, we offer information about your accounts, email, printing, software, VPN and other services. You will also find notes from the many courses that we have taught on all aspects of computing.

  1. Sep. 13, 2021On-going issues with wireless (Eduroam)

    Resolved: Users should be able to authenticate when connecting to eduroam again. IST has implemented a targeted mitigation while the vendor provides a software patch to fix a bug in the authentication service.

  2. Sep. 3, 2021Hybrid work guidelines for Fall 2021

    In preparation for the Fall term, Information Systems & Technology (IST) has created hybrid work guidelines for University employees who will be working both in the office and from home. Read more about the recommended meeting guidelines, work equipment guidelines, and secure computing practices. More guidelines will be added throughout the term as necessary.

  3. Sep. 2, 2021Changes to Microsoft Teams recordings

    Teams meeting recordings will now be stored in your OneDrive for Business account or the SharePoint site connected to your Microsoft Team instead of being stored in Microsoft Stream by default. Recordings from before September 1 will not be affected and will remain available in Stream.

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