September 28, 2020

Information Technology

  1. June 11, 2019

    Academic campuses moving to new Microsoft platform June 28

    The university renegotiated its licensing agreement with Microsoft earlier this year to provide an expanded set of tools and services to faculty, staff and students. 

  2. February 20, 2019

    Updated U-M policy allows web access limitations in narrow circumstances

    A revised U-M policy allowing, in limited circumstances, the blocking of websites that may contain offensive or pornographic content has been implemented by Michigan Medicine in clinical areas.

  3. January 16, 2019

    Duo two-factor authentication to be required Jan. 23

    U-M will turn on Duo two-factor authentication on Jan. 23 for faculty, staff, student employees and sponsored affiliates who have not yet enrolled in the IT security process.

  4. October 26, 2018

    Information security policy revised and approved

    The revised U-M Information Security Policy was recently approved, along with a number of new Information Technology Standards, and will be phased in over the next two years.

  5. October 3, 2018

    Improved login security to help protect institutional, personal data

    U-M is taking steps to improve the security of institutional data and systems, and even personal data, by expanding the use of Duo two-factor authentication.

  6. September 7, 2018

    Google announces cutover dates for the new look of Gmail at U-M

    Gmail is bringing a new look to users at U-M. Google’s email service will have a brand new look on the web, additional features and new ways to manage work on the go.

  7. June 26, 2018

    Updated Michigan App reflects campus recommendations

    Information and Technology Services has redesigned the Michigan App. The upgraded tool is available for download from the App Store and Google Play.

  8. May 29, 2018

    Faculty, staff and students can earn free Coursera certifications

    Current students, faculty and staff at all three U-M campuses can now earn a verified certificate free of charge for online courses developed by U-M faculty and instructional teams for Coursera.

  9. May 29, 2018

    Online portal puts U-M digital learning opportunities in one place

    As U-M continues to expand its digital learning portfolio, Michigan Online offers one-stop access to online courses and learning experiences created by Michigan faculty and instructional teams.

  10. May 21, 2018

    Access to CTools sites will be read-only as of Aug. 31

    CTools sites will be converted to read-only access as of Aug. 31 as part of the university’s preparations to ultimately retire CTools.