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Temporary data network outage at School of Medicine June 15, 2017

A fiber optic cable was accidentally cut by contractors on Wed., June 14 at 3 p.m. resulting in a loss of data network access in most School of Medicine buildings. Telephone service and parking...

C&IT and Marketing permanently resolve website incident June 5, 2017

On June 4, 2017, a website defacement involving several Wayne State University websites was reported, which included sites for Housing, the Law School and the English Language Institute. Attackers...

Special deal for WSU from Sprint May 31, 2017

Sprint is offering a special deal for students and employees at Wayne State University. You can receive a $400 Visa Gift Card when you activate three or more new lines. Find the full details...

Eduroam provides WSU community internet access around the world May 19, 2017

Wayne State University faculty, students and staff are now able to connect to wirless networks at participating universities, research labs, libraries and schools worldwide with their WSU credentials...

[Resolved] STARS unavailable due to hardware failure May 1, 2017

Update @ 5/2 8:00 a.m.:  STARS has been restored and is available for your use. C&IT engineers used the most recent data backup to restore the system. Unfortunately, data entered after Fri, April...

Echo360 migration to begin 2017 spring/summer semester March 27, 2017

Wayne State University will be migrating the lecture capture system to the Echo360 cloud May 8, 2017. All users and recording devices will be migrated by May 7. The cloud-based service will...

Two-factor authentication is coming to the VPN March 15, 2017

C&IT works every day to improve security and better protect the important information entrusted to Wayne State by students and employees. Part of this effort is the ongoing rollout of two-factor...

Print your own tax documents in Academica March 9, 2017

Academica makes it easy to file your taxes when it’s convenient for you. Employees may access and print their tax forms from within Academica. Follow the steps below to access your tax...

Intermittent issues with Academica February 28, 2017

UPDATE Feb. 28, 3:45 p.m.: Amazon Web Services believes to have identified the root issue and is working to remedy it. In the mean time, a workaround has been established. Performance remains...

C&IT is now hiring Student Ambassadors! February 27, 2017

Are you great at explaining things? Are you an outgoing person? Wayne State Computing & Information Technology is seeking student assistants to inform incoming students about our services at...

AAB network updates Feb. 26 February 23, 2017

C&IT is performing system maintenance on network equipment in the Academic/Administrative Building this Sunday, Feb. 26 during the regular maintenance window. All network service (wired and...

Security awareness event highlights tax return fraud February 21, 2017

Wayne State University’s C&IT security and privacy experts will host anti-phishing training Thursday, March 2 and Thursday, March 23. The training sessions will focus on phishing scams, how to...

Welcome Center & AAB network updates Feb. 12 February 9, 2017

C&IT is performing system maintenance on network equipment in the Welcome Center and Academic/Administrative Building this Sunday, Feb. 12 during the regular maintenance window. All network...