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Free BT Wi-fi for visitors

We've entered into a partnership with BT to deliver free Wi-fi throughout the University this summer.

3 June 2019Our services

What happens to your account when you graduate

Congratulations to all students who are graduating in June 2019. After your graduation ceremony, you’ll gradually lose access to University services over the next six months. If you’ve got any important documents to save or errands to run, make sure you give yourself enough time to do so. Your student ID card These will stop…

3 June 2019Our services

Moving from Windows 7 to Windows 10

In 2009, Microsoft made a 10-year commitment to Windows 7. Once this time has lapsed, they would stop supporting it and focus on future technologies.

22 May 2019Our team Projects Upgrades

What goes on at the Scottish Higher Education Business Intelligence Group

An update from our Business Intelligence team who attended the biggest Higher Education Business Intelligence meeting in Scotland.

15 May 2019Our team

Do you develop software? GitLab is now available for staff and researchers

If you're a staff member or researcher and looking for a new way to manage and store your source code, log in to GitLab using your University. username and password

15 May 2019Our services

What you missed from Cyber Scotland Week 

Last week, we promoted Cyber Scotland Week, a first of its kind for cyber in Scotland. The week aimed to showcase the innovation taking place across the sector, while raising awareness of good cyber resilience practice.   We shared cyber tips on our Twitter @StAITServices throughout the week for other University Twitter accounts to share. A display of IT security resources has been in the Main Library to raise awareness of strong passwords, phishing and the free anti-virus…

15 May 2019Security

Goodbye to swipe ID card readers!

We've just completed our project to standardise ID card readers across the University.

10 May 2019Our services Our team Security

Microsoft Teams is launching for staff

The University is launching Teams, Microsoft’s leading collaboration tool, and it will be available for all staff members next month. Learn more about Teams by tuning in to a Microsoft-hosted webinar on the new Office 365 blog. What is Microsoft Teams? Microsoft Teams brings file sharing, co-authoring, chat and video conferences together in one application.…

5 February 2019Our services

An amazing month for IT Security!

Last month, we hosted the IT Security Event and our IT Security Team won Outstanding Cyber Team at the Scottish Cyber Awards 2018. Outstanding Cyber Team On Wednesday the 28th November, we were named joint winner (along with Police Scotland) of the award ‘Outstanding Cyber Team’ at the Scottish Cyber Awards 2018 – which took…

10 December 2018Upgrades

IT Service Desk Christmas opening hours

The Library will be closed on Friday 11 January so get IT help by phone or online via email, UniDesk, or Skype.   If you’re looking for IT help during December and January, you can find our opening hours below. We’ll be offering limited IT support on the weekends whilst campus is quiet. This means…

10 December 2018Opening Hours