News & Alerts
Stay current on what is happening. This page will be updated with all communication from our office.
At this time IRT will not be upgrading UST Mac computers to the Yosemite OS X operating system until we have had a chance to evaluate and test the operating system with university systems.
New Campus Scheduling Application Launched
Campus Scheduling Services and IRT are beginning the move from WebViewer, the current application for requesting events, to 25Live.
Upgrades to Central Systems Sunday, September 28.
IRT will conduct upgrades to its central systems on Sunday, September 28th, from 12:01 am until Noon. All central university technology resources may be affected while necessary servers are replaced, upgrades are installed and routine maintenance is conducted.
WARNING phishing e-mail.
There is a e-mail surfacing that attempt to get users to click on a potentially malicious link.
Welcome Back Students from Information Resources and Technologies
Information Resources and Technologies (IRT) welcomes you back to campus with a reminder about computing security and technology services provided to students.
Blackboard Essentials Workshop
IRT will be offering two Blackboard Essentials workshops before the start of the 2014 fall semester.
IRT Announces Major Upgrade to UST Print Environment for Faculty/Staff
IRT upgrades UST printing environment to PaperCut and rolls out new MFPs
New and Improved Print Management Software to be Implemented this Fall
IRT will upgrade UST’s printing environment to PaperCut
New Phishing Email
New phishing email arriving in UST email inboxes.
New OWA Phishing E-mail
The recent phishing e-mail, titled: "Alert!!" has been delivered to over 600 mailboxes claiming that an update must be done in order to fix a full mailbox.
The University of St. Thomas is excited to announce the new Microsoft Student Advantage program.
Blackboard Upgrade Coming This Summer
IRT will install the latest Blackboard updates the weekend of July 18-19. The upgrade will begin at 6:00PM on Friday, July 18 and will run through Saturday, July 19. Blackboard will be unavailable during the upgrade. This update builds upon the improved functionality and user experience delivered with 9.1. After this update, UST will be on the most current version of Blackboard.
IRT is announcing the availability of Ensemble Video, an all-new audio & video hosting and streaming service for the St. Thomas Community. Ensemble Video offers a wide range of features to meet the rapidly evolving media needs across the community including, among other things, automatic encoding for mobile device viewers, built-in organizational tools, and integration with Blackboard.
UST Phishing E-mail Mailbox Warning
There have been reports of a phishing e-mail claiming to be the UST e-mail administrator.
IRT Launches UST’s Mobile App
UST’s new Mobile App is now available through iTunes for Apple iOS and Google Play for Android devices.