Dear Students & Colleagues, Due to social distancing measures, student access to Adobe Creative Cloud in labs and classrooms is not available. Adobe has provided temporary at-home access for impacted students and faculty, so that you can continue your work remotely. This special license is active through May 31. Instructions for accessing and installing Adobe… Continue Reading Adobe Creative Cloud Now Available

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Faculty, If you are trying to conduct remote instruction from home, it is possible you may encounter internet performance problems. We wanted provide some options to help you mitigate this potential issue: Upgrade your broadband through your Internet Service Provider (ISP)Broadband is generally the fastest, most consistently performing option for connecting to the internet. Many… Continue Reading What to do if you have internet performance problems

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Colleagues,  We have been made aware of incidents at other Universities where bad actors have been exploiting misconfigured Zoom to interrupt live instruction.   In cooperation with OIT, several settings to improve Zoom have been set as default for the campus. These include only allowing a session instructor to screen share or annotate a session, as… Continue Reading Actions to Prevent Zoom Bombing

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Dear UCI Community, As we are all adjusting to teaching, working and learning in a virtual world due to COVID-19, OIT would like to remind students and employees of the technological services and tools available to facilitate campus business remotely. Whether you need to instruct a course, meet and collaborate with a colleague, or complete… Continue Reading Remote IT Services

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Dear UCI Community: Last night, we were informed that a non-student resident of UCI’s campus family housing tested positive for COVID-19. The individual returned from an international trip with symptoms and has been resting comfortably in good condition. In accordance of health privacy laws, we cannot disclose the identity or personal information regarding the individual.… Continue Reading Confirmed Case of COVID-19 at UCI

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Yesterday, Gov. Gavin Newsom issued a stay-at-home order, starting at 11:59 p.m. and remaining in effect until further notice, in an attempt to limit the spread of COVID-19. The Governor’s order exempts employees performing essential jobs in public agencies such as UCI. Many of you, however, already have approved work-from-home or telecommuting arrangements, as we… Continue Reading Governor’s Stay at Home Order

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The US State Dept. has now restricted ALL international travel with its highest level four warning. https://travel.state.gov/content/travel/en/traveladvisories/ea/travel-advisory-alert-global-level-4-health-advisory-issue.html We need to advise all of our travelers to either return to the US immediately or to stay where they are until guidelines change which could be many months, certainly an indefinite period of time. Please reach out… Continue Reading Urgent action needed for all UCI travelers outside of the US

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