News for Current students

Tuesday, December 2, 2014

University of Waterloo Switchboard is currently down - December 2

UPDATE: December 2, 3:25pm

The Switchboard is back up but there may be intermittent interruptions as additional boards come back up.


The University of Waterloo Switchboard is currently down.

Technicians are looking into the issue and hope to have it resolved soon. I will send updates as they are available.

Questions/concerns? Please contact the IST Service Desk (CHIP), helpdesk@uwaterloo.ca.

Monday, December 1, 2014

Quest unavailable - December 2 & 3 from 6:30 am - 8:30 am

What is being done?  Network changes are being made.

Why is this being done? To improve the network and load balancing.

When is it being done? From 6:30am-8am EST Tuesday, December 2, 2014, and 6:30am-8:30am EST Wednesday, December 3, 2014.

Wednesday, November 26, 2014

The IST Service Desk (CHIP) will be closed - November 28 (12:00 pm - 4:30 pm)

What is happening? The IST Service Desk (CHIP) will be closed during the move to East Campus 2. More details are listed in a previous notice.

When is this happening? November 28, 12:00 noon – 4:30 pm

Friday, November 14, 2014

The IST Service Desk (CHIP) is moving - November 28

What is happening? The IST Service Desk (CHIP) is moving from its current location in Math & Computer (MC 1052) to East Campus 2 (EC2 foyer).

When is this happening? November 28 at 1:00 pm

What services does this affect? See list below. Note that media resources including podium key administration, Scantron exam (OMR) scanning, and exam marking will continue to be offered in MC 1052 until the end of the fall term. It is recommended that users visit the Davis Centre Service Desk for most computer related issues.

Tuesday, November 4, 2014

Online training courses for staff, faculty, and graduate students

University of Waterloo faculty, staff and graduate students can now access web based training from Lynda.com using their WatIAM credentials.  There are over 3000 online courses to help you learn software, creative, and business skills, there is also a new IT training category. Lynda.com training is available 24x7, and available wherever you have access to the Internet. Lynda.com provides just-in-time training, as in-class courses may not be offered when you need it.

  1. 2022 (43)
    1. September (5)
    2. August (5)
    3. July (5)
    4. June (7)
    5. May (2)
    6. April (5)
    7. March (5)
    8. February (2)
    9. January (7)
  2. 2021 (89)
    1. December (6)
    2. November (6)
    3. October (6)
    4. September (14)
    5. August (5)
    6. July (6)
    7. June (4)
    8. May (7)
    9. April (9)
    10. March (10)
    11. February (8)
    12. January (8)
  3. 2020 (112)
    1. December (4)
    2. November (8)
    3. October (8)
    4. September (14)
    5. August (7)
    6. July (8)
    7. June (6)
    8. May (8)
    9. April (11)
    10. March (12)
    11. February (10)
    12. January (16)
  4. 2019 (123)
  5. 2018 (108)
  6. 2017 (110)
  7. 2016 (135)
  8. 2015 (203)
  9. 2014 (208)
  10. 2013 (95)
  11. 2012 (185)
  12. 2011 (120)
  13. 2010 (114)
  14. 2009 (233)
  15. 2008 (100)
  16. 2007 (2)