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Who: Faculty, staff, and students What: Replacement of Shibboleth certificate When: Thursday, June 10, 2021, 6:00 a.m. On June 13, 2021, UNCG’s Shibboleth certificate used with single sign-on (SSO) services is expiring. To ensure a smooth transition, Information Technology Services (ITS) will replace the certificate on Thursday, June 10, at 6:00 a.m. While most services [Read More]

On Wednesday, June 30, 2021, MeetMe and toll-free conference telephone services will be discontinued. These older services are giving way to cost-saving, modernized technologies like Zoom, Meet, and MS Teams that allow the UNCG community to conference with practically anyone anywhere.  For information about Zoom, Meet, and MS Teams, visit our 6-TECH Knowledge Base at [Read More]

Beginning Monday, May 10, 2021, the Registrar’s Office and the Elliott University Center (EUC) will manage computer classroom reservations. Full-semester courses that require a computerized classroom will be managed by the University Registrar’s Office. Instructors will submit their assignment requests on the Registrar’s Office Classroom Scheduling page or Lab Reservations request form. Ad hoc course [Read More] supports UNCG students and instructors with information about online proctoring options. Resources found on the site include instructions, best practices, FAQs, news, and a help form. Students can check out helpful steps to prepare their space, technology, and equipment for proctored online tests. Instructors get a quick start guide, syllabus statements, proctoring options and [Read More]

As part of the UNCG multi-factor authentication (MFA) implementation project, beginning Tuesday, April 13, 2021, UNCG’s Shibboleth Single Sign-On (SSO) service and Citrix’s MyCloud will authenticate users using Microsoft Azure Active Directory. As a result, the login experience will closely mirror those of other University services, such as Gmail, Zoom, and Canvas, for which the [Read More]