Central Tech Express Reopening Jan. 10

The Central Tech Express will reopen at 8 a.m. Jan. 10. Located on the 2nd floor of the Nigh University Center, the Central Tech Express will offer services from 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. Monday-Friday.

Powered by the UCO Office of Information Technology, the Central Tech Express will serve as a satellite office for the UCO Service Desk and offer additional . . .  read more

Alternate Email and Password Reset

Keep your alternate email and other contact information up-to-date so that you can always recover any lost account information. Visit the Employee Tab in UCONNECT and click Update My Central Alert to verify your contact information today.

Reminder, the support@uco.edu email address is no longer in use. You can now visit the online service desk . . .  read more

October is Cyber Security Awareness Month

Now in its 18th year, Cybersecurity Awareness Month—previously known as National Cybersecurity Awareness Month—continues to raise awareness about the importance of cybersecurity across our Nation, ensuring that all Americans have the resources they need to be safer and more secure online. Watch for weekly tips from the Office of Information Technology . . .  read more

Welcome to the new Civitas!

What is Civitas? 

Civitas is a robust, real-time analytics dashboard that allows users the ability to make sense of student data coming from Banner and D2L. Predictors and filters can be used to review data and develop insights into student success and help identify appropriate engagement opportunities and timing.

Using the information, departments, . . .  read more

Technology in the News

The tech industry is experiencing a worldwide shortage of technology parts. These parts include base components in nearly all technologies you encounter on a daily basis. In a recent Forbes article on the semiconductor shortages, Forbes noted how much we rely on these technologies in everything from . . .  read more

UCO Service Desk and Broncho One Stop Virtual Support Services

The Office of Information Technology (OIT) and the Office of Enrollment & Student Success (ESS) are partnering to expand Service Desk and One Stop call center services to 24x7x365 by leveraging Blackboard’s virtual student support service solution. Beginning in July, virtual assistance will expand and be offered via chat, web, text, and phone. . . .  read more

Summer Technology Cleaning

Now is a good time to clean your tech. Dusting off computers and other electronic equipment can prolong the life of your devices. Computers have many little areas where dust can easily accumulate. Leaving the dust intact, can be damaging to your computer. With the accumulated dust, the airflow is reduced which may eventually lead to excessive heat. . . .  read more

Antivirus Software Updates

Over the next 4 months, the Office of Information Technology (OIT) will be updating the campus antivirus software on all UCO-owned computers. We will be seamlessly replacing Symantec Endpoint Protection with Microsoft Defender for Endpoint. This will occur in phases and be coordinated with all UCO techs. Ongoing communications will be targeted to . . .  read more