Welcome to the Information Systems & Technology website

In Information Systems & Technology (IST) we strive to provide effective information systems, technology and services in support of learning, teaching, research and administrative needs.

On our site you'll find information on the IT services and resources available to students, faculty and staff; IST and campus-wide IT projects and initiatives; and information on our continuous efforts to provide an exceptional IT environment on campus.

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  1. June 27, 2022Academic Calendar and Curriculum Management at Waterloo

    Information Systems and Technology (IST), along with our partners in the Office of the Registrar and Graduate Studies and Postdoctoral Affairs (GSPA), is excited to announce that Kuali has been selected to provide an academic calendar and curriculum management solution for the campus. Visit the project website to learn more.

  2. June 16, 2022Help reduce energy consumption on peak energy days

    Did you know? During the summer months, Ontarians experience approximately 15 “peak energy” days, when energy is in the greatest demand. The amount of energy we use on these days typically drives a very large portion of the overall energy costs for the University. And a significant amount of the energy generated to meet this additional load comes from more emissions-intensive gas plants.

  3. June 10, 2022Quest unavailable - June 11, 25, 26

    What is happening? Quest will be unavailable for scheduled maintenance.

    When is this happening?

    • Saturday, June 11 from 4:45 a.m. to 10 a.m. EDT
    • Saturday, June 25 from 6:45 a.m. to 10 a.m. EDT
    • Sunday, June 26 from 6:45 a.m. to 10 a.m. EDT

    What is the impact? During these times, Quest will be down and unavailable.

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