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Resources for working remotely can be found on OIT'sWorking Remotelypage.

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Remote Services

Associated Roles:
  • Students
  • Faculty / Staff

Remote Services allows all active students, faculty, and staff access to specific software titles and computing resources anywhere in the world. This is achieved either by connecting to a website, or via Remote Desktop connection. 

Different profiles within Remote Services allow different people to have access to different resources. 

The Remote Services website can only be utilized on Windows operating systems. 

The Remote Services website can be used to access University licensed software and generic Windows desktops.

Connect Using Microsoft Remote Desktop Services 

This method is preferred for frequent Remote connections and allows for connections using Macs, IPads, and Android Devices.

Remote Services Profiles

Depending on your affiliation with the University, you may have access to different software titles and computing resources within Remote Services. 


All members of this University have access to the software titles found in the Dataworks labs. 

Remote Desktop 

Employees who have requested permission can access a full University computer instance containing common software titles. 


Members of the Engineering departments may remotely access common engineering software titles and packages. 

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