Jan. 13 2022
All UMD faculty and staff, including research assistants and graduate assistants, are required to complete IT security awareness training before March 18, 2022.
Jan. 7 2022
Some DIT services have adjusted schedules during Winter Session.
Dec. 17 2021
UMD is making some changes to the student email environment to ensure that the TERPmail and UMD Gmail systems are used for official communications to undergraduate and graduate students.
Dec. 2 2021
DIT offices will be closed Thursday, December 23 through Sunday, January 2. Additional service modifications (including some for finals week) are listed.
Nov. 18 2021
Division of IT offices will be closed Wednesday through Friday, November 24-26 for the university's Thanksgiving break. Some will also have adjusted hours earlier in the week.
Nov. 2 2021
The Fall 2021 Dell bulk buy period for UMD institutional purchases is available through December 31.
Sep. 15 2021
Some reminders from the VP/CIO for faculty and staff to keep yourself and UMD data safe from cybercriminals this semester.
Sep. 3 2021
Attend a session in September about UMD's draft data privacy policy to provide your input and have your questions answered.
Aug. 25 2021
Division of IT offices will be closed Monday, September 6 in observance of Labor Day. Offices will reopen on Tuesday, September 7, 2021.
Aug. 12 2021
Learn how to use tools and pedagogical strategies that foster effective teaching and learning at UMD from DIT’s Learning Technology Design team!
Jul. 26 2021
Many UMD IT services will be intermittently unavailable on August 1 between 8 a.m. and 4 p.m.
Jul. 16 2021
On July 25, DIT will conduct a series of disaster recovery tests focusing on core portions of the network.
Jul. 1 2021
UMD community members can now enter their preferred display name and pronouns in the UMD Zoom platform.
Jul. 1 2021
GlobalProtect VPN is now available to UMD community members. AnyConnect VPN will be retired this fall.
Jun. 28 2021
The University of Maryland’s centrally provided Webex Web Conferencing service will be discontinued June 15, 2022.
Jun. 25 2021
Division of IT offices will be closed July 4 and 5, 2021.
Jun. 4 2021
DIT offices will be closed Friday, June 18, and some services will have shorter hours through the summer.
May. 25 2021
On Sunday, June 13, 2021 between 8 a.m. and 2 p.m., many UMD IT services will be intermittently unavailable.
May. 18 2021
The Spring 2021 Dell bulk buy period for UMD institutional purchases is available through July 30
May. 6 2021
DIT offices will be closed Monday, May 31, and some services will have shorter hours leading to finals and through the summer.