Student Computing

Virtual Lab

With Virtual Lab, you can access the software image offered in the General Access Labs remotely from your own computer whenever and wherever you are computing with high-speed internet connection.

Media Lab

Located within the Andersen General Access Lab in L1008, the Media Lab enables students to work with a variety of different A/V and print technologies.

Collaboratories

Collaboratory meeting rooms are available for students to work with teams on group projects in Andersen 1008.

General Access Computer Labs

There are two General Access Computer Labs on campus: McGraw 19 and Andersen 1008. PC and Mac computers are available on a first-come, first-served basis.

Printing - Students

Students may print university related material in the General Access Computer Labs. To print, you must have an active Net-ID.

Email - Students

Student email accounts are automatically created when a student registers for a Freshman Preview or Transfer Registration session. Official university correspondence including billing, course information and announcements will be sent to the UW-Whitewater email address.

Antivirus Software

UW-Whitewater students may download a copy of Symantec Endpoint Protection for personal use at no cost.

Google Apps for Education

Google Apps for Education provides free access to Google applications (Google Drive, Docs, Spreadsheets, Sites, etc) which allows users to easily share and collaborate on documents in the cloud.

IT Security

ICIT is committed to providing a secure computing environment for students, faculty and staff. iCIT provides various resources to keep our community secure both on campus and at home.

Guest Access

UW-Whitewater provides guest access to services such as the internet and some general access lab resources . UW-Whitewater does not provide wired or wireless network access to the public at large, and is thus exempted from many regulations that apply to public carriers.

Spam Filtering (Ironport)

Ironport is an anti-spam service that uses a global spam evaluation system to identify and flag email messages that are likely to be spam.

Web Conferencing (WebEx)

WebEx is a web conferencing tool, that lets you host virtual meetings, share files, chat face-to-face using video, and share your screen to display professional virtualized presentations.

Lynda.com

All UW-Whitewater employees and students now have access to lynda.com, which teaches the latest software, creative, and business skills through high-quality online instructional videos featuring recognized industry experts.

Microsoft Office ProPlus

Microsoft Office ProPlus is available for current UW-Whitewater students at no cost

Take Advantage of Great Savings 4U!

With the 4U program, UW-Whitewater students and employees are able to take advantage of great savings by using their university discount with vendors.

New to Campus

We are glad to have you as part of the Warhawk community! Below is a snapshot of technology resources available for students or employees. If you experience issues with campus technology, visit the Get Help page.