View the Important Phishing information and remember to keep your password to yourself no matter how convincing an email request for your password looks.
Be sure to keep your campus office and phone info up to date with HR and in the Outlook address book. To change it, log on to ESS, click on the Personal Information tab, scroll down and click on Address, then click on Campus Address, and then click on Update Campus Address. After making changes, click on save changes.
Please understand you will not get to keep your account once you separate from employment with the university, therefore it is recommended that you do not use your work email account for personal use. Check the Separated Faculty/Staff account retention info for full details on the procedure.
Discount opportunities are available through the Apple Store for faculty, staff and students interested in purchasing a personal computer.
Faculty may request a network "dropbox" folder be created for students to upload assignments, documents, etc. This folder can be assigned a drive letter of your choosing. Students in that class section will be able to see the folder listed in their U: drive. They will be able to view only their files. To request a class folder, please enter a Help Desk Ticket, using the following categories: --Problem Type: Application Systems --Category: File Server --Symptom: Class folder request --Description: Please include course and section numbers.
The PASSHE Microsoft Campus Licensing Agreement maintains the Work at Home (WAH) licensing rights to install the current version of the Windows Operating System and the current version of Microsoft Office for Windows and Macintosh for a very nominal cost. Contact the University Bookstore for details.
Bloomsburg University supports a state of the art 802.11A/G/N wireless network in many locations on campus.
The wireless network will allow anyone with a wireless (WiFi) equipped laptop or device and a university account access to all network services, including the internet, without plugging into a network jack.
Guest wireless accounts may be obtained for those who do not have a university network account. Bloomsburg University faculty or staff must sponsor the guest(s), and may create a help desk request with the following options to request a guest account.