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In this New-Student Edition of TechBrief, you'll learn where to get:
Keep your password private - never share it.
One stop for all your technology questions
Quick Links found on most pages in the site allow you to change your password, learn about mobile-device support, get help or learn more about UU IT. The Student FAQs link answers many questions including:
Below Quick Links, expand the tan Student Resources section for information and access to commonly needed sites.
The IT website is a great resource when you have questions in the future about the portal (explained below), course content that's online in Union's Moodlerooms site, computer lab hours and more.
Need IT help? Use QuickIT!
You can request help you need, right from your computer or mobile device.
QuickIT makes getting help from IT simple and quick. Email
using your @my.uu.edu email address, call us at 731-661-HELP (4357) or sign in at ithelp.uu.edu using your @my.uu.edu email address. These links and phone number are listed in the Quick Links section at www.uu.edu/it
Learn more about QuickIT and information we'll need when you contact us.
Student resources unified in the Portal
After you sign into portal.uu.edu, use the red Help menu to get more answers.
Who's protecting your information and your devices? You!
Union University is an official member of STOP. THINK. CONNECT., a national initiative promoting best practices for internet use.
THINK - How could your actions online impact you, your family or the University? Where is that link going? Is that email really from someone you know? What are the risks of a wireless network?
CONNECT - Enjoy the internet with confidence, knowing you've taken the right steps to safeguard yourself, your information and your devices.
Learn more at:
STOP. THINK. CONNECT. is a joint initiative between the Anti-Phishing Working Group (APWG) and the National Cyber Security Alliance (NCSA). The U.S. Department of Homeland Security provides the US Government's leadership for the campaign.
Discounted software for your classes
Select from a variety of software titles including Microsoft Office (Windows or Mac), Windows, SPSS and more. Most prices are under $100, with some as low as $20!
Download software immediately to your laptop or home computer from uu.OnTheHub.com or choose to order a DVD copy. Best of all, you'll have access to academic software at prices you won't find elsewhere.
For complete details and a link to helpful frequently asked questions, visit our
Software Purchasing information page.
This page also lists other sources for free or discipline-specific software.
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