Graduate students

The Health Computing Office has many responsibilities with regards to computing. Responsibilities include maintaining the graduate computer labs, as well as deploying lab software. Health Computing also provides Nexus accounts for students. Nexus accounts include a roaming profile, an email account, and personal filespace. Consulting on technology requirements for research is also provided.

See a complete list of services for graduate students.

Things you need to know

*New* Video conferencing for graduate student defences

Getting to know Health Computing
Who are We? Where are we? How to contact us

Your accounts - identity and access management
WatIAM, Two-factor authentication, Protecting your account

Nexus, Wireless, VPN, Printing, Remote access

Communication and collaboration
Email, Calendar, Skype for Business, Audio & Video Conferencing, WCMS websites, Office 365, WatSafe, UWaterloo Portal

Data management
Network drives, OneDrive, SharePoint, SendIt, HealthCloud, Data recovery

Software for teaching and research

Computing labs and teaching/seminar rooms

How to pages

Other links

2023 Graduate Student Presentation (pdf)

2022 Graduate Student Presentation (pdf) 

2021 Graduate Student Presentation (pdf)

2019 Graduate Student Presentation (pdf)

2018 Master of Public Health computing presentation (pdf)