IT services for students

Welcome to IT Services for students.

Please make us your first stop for all your information technology (IT) needs.

IT Service Desk

Claire T. Carney Library, lower level
508.999.8884 (x8884)

Sunday: Noon to 2am
Monday to Thursday: 7:30am to 2am
Friday: 7:30am to 11pm
Saturday: 9:30am to 1pm

Students living in the Residence Halls may also contact the Residential Technology (ResTech) Support Center:

  • Visit ResTech in Elmwood Hall, lower level
  • Call the ResTech Help Line at 508.999.8040 (x8040)


Recent technology alerts

New students
A guide to help you begin using information technology at UMass Dartmouth

Supported software and information on licensing and availability

Guidelines for computer purchases

  • Minimum purchase recommendations as well as suggested hardware configurations.

Note: Some colleges (Business, Visual & Performing Arts) also provide specific recommendations for laptops.

U$ave program
The UMass U$ave program offers competitive pricing for computer purchases

Email accounts and UMassD logon information
The UMassD logon is a common username and password for a number of UMass Dartmouth's web-based services

Residential network
Students living on campus can connect to the UMass Dartmouth residential network

Wireless access

  • How to configure your computer to work with the university’s wireless system
  • How to establish your VPN (virtual private network) account to securely connect to the wireless network
    (To sign up for a VPN account, you must already have a UMassD logon.)

myCourses: getting started
Information about accessing your online courses

Information about the classroom response device you may need to purchase as part of your course materials

Frequently-asked questions about information technology and CITS services