Getting Started

myUVU

What is myUVU?

  • myUVU is the college portal and provides single sign-on access to many systems.

Why should you use myUVU?

  • Many services and tools are found in myUVU including:
    • Class lists & roles
    • Grade Submission
    • Time off and leave entry
    • Testing Services for faculty
    • Online training, etc

myUVU Announcements & Campus Calendar

  • UVU announcements and campus events can be found on the home page of myUVU.

myUVU Gmail Account

  • This Gmail account is a student's primary UVU email account. Student Employees might want to forward their myUVU Gmail to their employee Outlook account.

http://my.uvu.edu/

UVU ID

A UVU ID is a unique eight-digit ID number. Your UVU ID number is your username to login to UVU Login Services.

To find your UVU ID visit:

https://cas.uvu.edu/idlookup/id/lookup

Wolverine Wi-Fi

Wireless access is available on campus at no cost.

To access wireless visit:

https://www.uvu.edu/network/wireless/

Canvas

Course management and communication tools are available through Canvas. Available through myUVU.

For more information visit:

http://www.uvu.edu/otl/faculty/index.html

Banner

What is Banner?

  • Banner is the enterprise data system for the institution.
  • You may access rolls, email students, grading, etc.

How do I access Banner?

  • Via the Faculty tab or the Employees tab in myUVU.

For instructions visit:

http://www.uvu.edu/oit/uvbanner

UVU Campus

Networking & Storage

Servers

Network

How do I get a network and email account?

What is the network drive mapping?

  • S: Drive is for shared department files

How do I access the S drive from off campus?

  • Login to myUVU. Go to the Employee tab, then Services & Resources menu.
  • Drivers may require VPN to access. Contact the Service Desk at x8888 for more information.

Web Pages

Professional Page:

Research Server:

Department Pages

myUVU Login

Cloud Storage

Box is the preferred platform for UVU cloud storage. Box allows storage, collaboration, security, and compliance. To learn more about Box visit:

https://www.uvu.edu/itservices/catalog/cloud/

There are other options for cloud storage including: Google Drive, OneDrive, and Dropbox.

Equipment & Communication

Classroom Media Equipment

To checkout media equipment visit:

https://www.uvu.edu/library/services/equipment.html

For more information on Media Equipment checkout visit:

https://www.uvu.edu/media

Computer Purchasing

To purchase computers, laptops, or printers, visit:

http://www.uvu.edu/computershop

  • Desktops: UVU Computer Shop or Mac unless there is another specific need.
  • Laptops: Approved by area techs who will provide support.

Phone, Voicemail, & Directory

For instructions on voicemail, phone use, and conference calls visit:

https://www.uvu.edu/telephone

  • You can also find phone and voicemail guides, TS downloads, and a price list of services and optional equipment.

To find a live directory, A-Z index, organization charts, staff & faculty pages, and course and policy search visit:

http://www.uvu.edu/findpeople/

 

Computer parts

Extra Resources

Library resources

IT Computer Security

To view the latest security threats visit: http://www.uvu.edu/oit/security/

Software Purchasing

UVU offers a variety of software free for students, including Microsoft Office.

To see available software purchases visit the Software Download System in myUVU.

Students may purchase certain Adobe, Microsoft, Corel, and other products for use on personal computers. To purchase software for use on a personal computer visit:

https://uvu.onthehub.com/WebStore/Wel-come.aspx

UVU IT Computing Policies

P2P file sharing programs are not allowed.

To see UVU policy view policy sections 441-460 at:

https://www.uvu.edu/policies/manual.html

Campus Communications

UVannoucements is the most accessible way to stay up to date on campus communications.

To view UVannouncements check your email from myUVU or visit:

https://uvannounce.uvu.edu.

UVU Mobile Apps

UVU provides a number of apps that are indended to make your experience at UVU more fulfilling. To see a list of apps available for download visit: https://www.uvu.edu/mobile/

Online Library Resources

UVU Library: http://www.uvu.edu/library

Online state-wide library: http://www.pioneer-library.org

Faculty & Staff Support

Office of Teaching & Learning: http://www.uvu.edu/otl

Help & Outages

Need Help?

The UVU Service Desk is here for you! We are dedicated to providing quality support and services to our students, faculty, and staff.

Emergency Text Messaging

To learn more about emergency text messaging, visit the Emergency Management site. To opt into emergency text messaging, log into your myUVU account.

Systems Down?

To see outages visit the UVU Outage Board.

To view up-to-the-minute updates concerning emergencies visit uvu.info.

Ideas, Suggestions, or Complaints on Technology?

Visit the IT Services Feedback page, or email it@uvu.edu.

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