Services for Students

Desktop and Portable Computing

Wireless access on-campus.
Helping you meet your printing needs.
Licensed applications for purchase and download by students.
Connect securely to the UWaterloo network from a remote location.

Communication, Collaboration, and Web

Transfer files from one person to another using a web interface.
A cloud-based service for faculty, staff, graduate, and undergraduate students.
Providing easy access to institutional data to write your own applications.
Delivering relevant, up-to-date information to students.
Undergraduate student email provided by Microsoft Office 365. Graduate student email provided by Exchange (Connect).
Personnel and departmental directories.
Helping you manage and track code in your development projects.
Campus emergency preparedness and personal safety app.

Security

Web-based central authentication service.
Protecting your computer against threats and viruses.
Determining the cause and providing resolution for IT security compromises.
Two-factor authentication (2FA) provides better protection against hackers stealing your password.
University identity management service.

Teaching, Learning, and Research

Lending you AV technology.
Instructional media to assist your teaching efforts.
Creating professional media content for instructional and media needs.
Assisting you with scientific software.
In-classroom electronic polling system.
UWaterloo's primary online learning environment.

Infrastructure

Tracking the health of the campus network.
The wireless network that spans the University.

Professional Services

Helping you prepare your e-thesis.
Helping you in-person or online with a variety of computing tasks and problems.
Soliciting IT ideas and needs and assessing them for feasibility.
Thousands of free online courses for your use.
Helping grow and strengthen your project management knowledge.
Your gateway to receiving IST support.
Obtain digital scans of physical documents.