Information Services has a three-year replacement program for primary desktop/laptop computers (Apple and IBM compatible). This refresh process enables the University to replace personal computers at a pace that keeps up-to-date with changing technology. Once replaced, all old primary personal computers will be returned to Information Services and used as secondary computers.
Migration to Box
Box is an encrypted, cloud-based file storage and collaboration platform that enables faculty, staff, and students to securely store and share electronic business and academic files.
2016-17 Hardware & Software Standards
The University of Richmond provides several computer configuration options for faculty and staff members. Whether users prefer a Mac or PC, or a desktop or laptop, we can meet those needs provided the choice is consistent with the users position and department requirements.
2/01/17 Box Access Issues: Over the last few days, Box has had some intermittent issues with users having trouble accessing the site.
1/18/17 Wireless Network Upgrade: Information Services will be performing a complete replacement of the campus wireless network this spring/summer.
1/06/17 Sophos Install on macOS Sierra: Sophos install may fail on macs running macOS Sierra
9/19/16 OS X Sierra: Apple is set to release its new Operating System (Sierra) on Tuesday September 20.
2/11/16 LastPass at UR: We've partnered with LastPass to help our community save time and better protect their online life.
Jepson Hall, Room G-19
Monday - Friday: 8:30 a.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Weekend Phone Support
Saturday: 10am – 4pm
Sunday: 10am – 4pm
Jepson Hall, Room G-3
After hours: 287-6500
Monday-Friday: 8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.
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