UW Information Technology Service Catalog

Services offered by UW-IT to the University of Washington community

Basic Services

Common services provided to the University through UW Information Technology, covered by the Technology Recharge Fee.
Access Management Manage groups, authorizations, and access to resources and applications
Access Technology Center (ATC) Computer hardware and software for people with disabilities
Anti-Virus Software Sophos Endpoint anti-virus sofware under UW central license
Audio and Video Conferencing Conference call setup and support
Authentication Verify the identity of a person, computer, or application
Braille and Alternative Text Production Braille and alternative text production for students with print disabilities
Bulk Email Send approved email to the UW community
Campus Event Calendars Publish events of interest to your department, the UW, or the community.
Canvas Learning Management System Learning management system for facilitating courses and engaging students online
Catalyst Web Tools Communication and collaboration applications for teaching, learning, and research
Classroom Facilities Services Educational technology support, equipment, furniture, maintenance services and access management for general use classrooms and facilities.
Data Backups and Archives Centralized data backup management
Directory Services Access well-managed identity information based on UW NetIDs
DO-IT Conducts projects and produces resources promoting the use of accessible technology in teaching, learning, and research.
Email Forwarding and Filtering Set up delivery options for your UW Email
Email Lists (Mailman) With controlled access, automatically distribute and archive email to subscribers
Google Collaborative Applications A UW-branded cloud service provided by Google that includes email, calendaring, and other collaboration tools
Keynes (Administrative Mainframe) Accounts Access to online administrative systems on Keynes
Lecture Capture Cloud-based, campus-wide, lecture capture and presentation recording software
Linux Shell Environment Accounts on clustered Linux servers with a standard suite of applications
MSCA (Microsoft Collaborative Applications) A UW-wide offering of select Microsoft Office 365 services for collaboration and sharing.
MySQL Database Services Centrally installed MySQL database services
MyUW Your personal portal to UW Web services
Notify.UW Notification service that enables UW NetID holders to be notified via email and/or SMS text regarding subscribed services
SpaceScout Mobile & web app that helps students find campus study spaces
STF Technology Loan Program A free, student-run loan program that supports academic technology needs.
Storage Area Network (SAN) Data Storage Disk storage and data replication solutions
Telephones and Voicemail Services A suite of telephone services
UW Administrative Home Pages Web publishing environment for top-level administrative UW information
UW Central File Storage Service for Users - The U Drive U Drive - UW Central File Storage
UW Directories Query service of contact information about faculty, staff, and students; directory assistance information line
UW Email Send, receive, and store email messages
UW Emergency Notification Mass notification including telephones, text messaging, email, and an outdoor public address system
UW NetID Personal, shared (course or departmental), sponsored, and temporary identification required for access to UW online resources
UW Shared Web Hosting A suite of Web servers for the UW community
UW Windows Infrastructure Infrastructure enabling Microsoft technologies
UW Windows Live A UW-branded cloud service which provides access to many of Microsoft's online tools through a Microsoft Account.
Wi-Fi Wireless Service Basic Wi-Fi wireless network service provides Wi-Fi connectivity in covered areas to the UW Campus, Internet and various research networks. Covered areas include the majority of indoor spaces on the Seattle, Bothell and Tacoma campuses as well as UW Medicine locations.
Wired Network Services Wired network connectivity