Dec. 7 2018
DIT offices will be closed Friday, December 21 through Tuesday, January 1. We will reopen on Wednesday, January 2, 2019. Additional service modifications (including some for finals week) are listed.
Dec. 12 2018
UMD community members are invited to submit proposals for using Student Technology Fee funds online before 5 p.m. on Friday, February 15, 2019.
Dec. 7 2018
Graduation is coming (and so is Winter Break)! Visit Terrapin Tech during the week of December 9-16 to get any needed warranty repair work or tech support before you leave campus.
Dec. 7 2018
Related to the UMD data center master plan, data center consolidation efforts have begun.
Nov. 8 2018
Division of IT offices will be closed Thursday and Friday, November 22 and 23 for the university's Thanksgiving break. Some will also have adjusted hours earlier in the week. Get more details.
Nov. 2 2018
Save up to $120 on select models of Apple devices and $50 on select models of Dell computers at Terrapin Tech's Fall Faculty/Staff Appreciation Sale November 16!
Oct. 28 2018
Beginning November 12, you will need to be enrolled in MFA to access all areas of the Payroll and Human Resources (PHR) system. Some functions will require MFA beginning October 29.
Oct. 16 2018
The Fall 2018 Dell bulk buy period for UMD institutional purchases is October 15 through December 7, 2018. Dell has created a special website for this bulk purchase timeframe; registration on the site is not required. The bulk discount is 5 to 7% off on select configurations.
Sep. 20 2018
DIT is hosting several registration events to explain multi-factor authentication and help you enroll before October 15.
Sep. 20 2018
Thank you to the 500+ instructional faculty and staff who completed the recent instructional space and technology survey, and congatulations to the prize drawing winner!
Aug. 30 2018
You’re invited to join us for an open house at the Division of Information Technology's new Discovery District location! On Monday, September 10 between 3 and 5 p.m., there will be welcoming remarks, a ribbon-cutting, refreshments, and self-guided tours.
Aug. 27 2018
Division of IT offices will be closed Monday, September 3 in observance of Labor Day. Offices will reopen on Tuesday, September 4, 2018.
Aug. 17 2018
DIT will offer several special opportunities for students to get help with getting devices connected during move-in for the Fall 2018 semester.
Aug. 16 2018
UMD's Gmail services, UMD G Suite and TERPmail, will be getting a new look and a few new features over the next several days.
Aug. 7 2018
The new home base for the majority of DIT staff members is the UMD Discovery District, but the places and ways to get IT support have not changed.
Aug. 3 2018
UMD Box accounts now offer unlimited data storage and extended time before items are deleted.
Aug. 1 2018
UMD has named Jeff Hollingsworth as Vice President and Chief Information Officer.
Jul. 31 2018
Between 10 p.m. Wednesday, August 1 and 3 a.m. Thursday, August 2, Cisco will be upgrading the university’s Webex Web Conferencing system to a new version.
Jul. 13 2018
The IT Service Desk support portal has a new look and some improved features!
Jun. 27 2018
Division of IT offices will be closed Wednesday, July 4, 2018.