Tech News and Alerts

New Teaching and Learning Resources for Fall 2020

With Fall 2020 courses existing entirely online, the Academic Services group of Vancouver IT has revamped its support opportunities for Faculty. Find the new information on the Faculty Development Opportunities page.

Outdoor Wi-Fi coverage expanded

A summer project has added 10 more outdoor Wi-Fi access points. Most key outdoor areas now support Wi-Fi. The project was made possible by the Student Technology Fee and the work of Vancouver IT in partnership with Facilities Operations.

Expanded WiFi Coverage in WSU Vancouver Parking Lots

In an effort to provide internet connectivity to students on campus from the safety of their cars, WSU Vancouver IT has activated new WiFi coverage zones in certain parts of campus parking lots. Coverage is now available in these locations:

Planning for course delivery in case of campus closures

For Dirt Simple Courses Online, please go to the Training and Development page.

If WSU Vancouver were to suspend operations due to illness or inclement weather, faculty and instructors should be aware of the following recommendations: 

WSU.apporto.com available to all WSU Vancouver students

The pilot program offering WSU Vancouver students 24/7 access to a browser-based Virtual Student Lab PC desktop experience is now available at wsu.apporto.com. WSU-licensed software like ArcGIS, Mathematica, MatLab, and SPSS currently available in general-use computer labs is now also available from any web browser.