News

January 22, 2018 - 5:05pm
Incidents

Campus Wi-Fi will be unavailable at 5 a.m. tomorrow for approximately five minutes in order to resolve an issue causing the network to become unavailable.

We appreciate your patience as we work to resolve these issues. If you have any questions or experience network issues following tomorrow’s maintenance, please contact the IT Help Desk for assistance.

January 16, 2018 - 1:48pm

As the spring semester and tax season begin, remember to be mindful about phishing attempts and other scams that may steal your private information. These attempts can appear to come from anywhere, even people you know, and often contain official-looking signatures.

We recommend taking the following steps to help protect yourself from phishing scams:

  • Enable 2-Step Verification to require both your password and your phone to verify your identity when you sign in

January 8, 2018 - 2:21pm

Our WebCampus open labs have a new location, new hours, and extra sessions for you to have your Blackboard and Canvas questions answered or to come work on your course with WebCampus support staff on hand.

January 4, 2018 - 9:58am

WebCampus-Blackboard will be unavailable from 12:01 a.m. - 8 a.m. on Saturday, January 6, in order to perform a system update. This extends the normal maintenance window by two hours.

January 3, 2018 - 2:16pm
Google is updating the look and feel of the Google Calendar. On Monday, January 8, the new Calendar will become the default interface for UNLVMail and Rebelmail. If you prefer, you can switch back to the classic Google Calendar until Monday, February 19, when the new calendar will become permanent.

The new Google Calendar features include:

  • New user interface: The user interface has been updated with modern color palette and a cleaner design.

December 21, 2017 - 2:31pm

WebCampus will be unavailable to users from 10 a.m. until noon on Wednesday, December 27 in order to implement the new landing page announced last week.

We appreciate your patience as we work to transition WebCampus to Canvas. If you have any questions or concerns about this maintenance, please contact the IT Help Desk.
 

December 21, 2017 - 2:30pm

WebCampus will be unavailable to users from 10 a.m. until noon on Wednesday, December 27 in order to implement the new landing page announced last week.

December 20, 2017 - 11:46am
Earlier this year, we announced that UNLV will move to Canvas from Blackboard Learn as our WebCampus provider. In Spring 2018, we will begin our pilot test of the new Canvas system, beginning with Nursing and Greenspun College of Urban Affairs courses.

As part of this change, on December 27 you will see a new landing page with options to visit the current WebCampus, Blackboard Learn, as well as the new WebCampus powered by Canvas.​

November 27, 2017 - 9:27am

One of the benefits of being a G Suite Campus is getting access to new features from Google. Today, we are excited to announce the new Google Calendar is now available for UNLVMail and Rebelmail.

The new Google Calendar features include:

  • New user interface: The user interface has been updated with modern color palette and a cleaner design.

November 16, 2017 - 10:39am

We are excited to announce that the eduroam Wi-Fi network is now available on campus. Eduroam is unique service that allows faculty, staff, and students to use secure Wi-Fi at thousands of partner universities, now including UNLV, and over 85 countries across the world.

To help you get connected, please stop by either IT Help Desk location in SU 231 or CBC B113.

You can also set up your eduroam connection yourself. For each device you wish to connect:

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