Photo credits: Greg Black
ITServices 2012 Back-to-School Flyer (PDF*, 440 KB)
* PDF files can be read for free using Adobe Acrobat Reader.
1. Get a computer.
If you don't already have a computer, the Campus Computer Store offers great discounts for students on hardware, software and accessories. Financing options are available too! Shop online or visit the campus location in Dupuis Hall.
2. Activate your NetID and create a strong password.
Your NetID is your online identity at Queen's, and is assigned to you when you are offered admission to the University. It is used to access numerous services at Queen's, including:
You must activate your NetID before you can access services with it. Activating your NetID includes creating a strong password, which you should never share with anyone. You will never be asked for your NetID password by anyone in ITServices.
3. Set up a campus Internet connection.
4. Make your computer safe from viruses.
Queen's has a site license for Symantec Endpoint Protection (SEP), and antivirus software, that's available free of charge to every member of the Queen's community:
5. Get help.
Every student at Queen's gets personal Wiki and QShare web spaces:
PS - We recommend the sushi.