Help Desk open limited hours July 17-20
Due to building maintenance, the C&IT Help Desk will be open from 9 a.m. - 2 p.m. Tuesday, July 17, through Friday, July 20.
Never change your password again
Wayne State students, faculty and staff may now create a password that will never expire.
Free Weebly sites blocked on Wayne State networks
C&IT's James Lee awarded 2018 Parchment Award of Excellence
C&IT's James Lee was honored for his collaboration with Jeremy Potts (Admissions) to create the Transcript Import Manager which let WSU process over 48,000 applicant documents! Keep up the good work, James.
Register for Canvas Days today!
Canvas Days (May 2 and 3) will teach instructors how to get the most out of Canvas. Learn how to create and customize your course! Register at
Wayne Connect email login error and workaround
You may receive an error when trying to log in to Wayne Connect email via a web browser at
WXYZ: How to protect your information from Facebook apps
Cognos Analytics update coming April 9
A new user interface and powerful new features are coming April 2018. Find more information or sign up for training at
C&IT is now hiring Student Ambassadors!
Email your resume and a few sentences about yourself to by April 13.
Banner 9 upgrade completed!
The Banner 9 upgrade was completed ahead of schedule! All impacted systems are now available.
Updated instructions for ApplicationXtender access
Construction begins on new university data center
Wayne State is building a new university data center to meet the technology demands of tomorrow.
Apply for the C&IT Scholarship today!
Learn more at!
Custom Microsoft Office templates available for DeskTech users
Custom Microsoft Office templates are now available for all DeskTech supported Microsoft Windows users at Wayne State University.
Cognos unavailable 1/14 from 5-7 a.m. for maintenance
Qualtrics update includes faster upload and new offline features
New feature updates are available in Qualtrics Research Core, Wayne State's licensed online surveying tool. 
WSU-SECURE issues resolved
WSU-SECURE is up and running. WSU-PUBLIC is experiencing intermittent outages.
Canvas is coming soon to a classroom near you
Blackboard will be unavailable at the end of August 2018. Starting in fall 2018, all courses will be taught in Canvas.
IT survey reports 83 percent satisfaction rating among WSU community
Computing & Information Technology is pleased to report that the 2017 IT Services Survey shows 83 percent of respondents had a favorable overall satisfaction rating for IT services at Wayne State University.
Skype online meetings are your conference solution!
Connect to eduroam Wi-Fi around the world
Connect to eduroam at any participating institution with your email address and password.
Qualtrics update includes offline use and API access
Qualtrics users may now utilize the Qualtrics Offline App to gather information without internet access and the Qualtrics Application Programming Interface (API) to automate processes.
C&IT awards 2017 scholarship to Michanda Gant
Congratulations Michanda! Learn more about the annual C&IT Scholarship at
Faster two-factor authentication now available
USB authentication keys are now available for purchase at the C&IT Help Desk.
IT security: How to protect yourself from ransomware
Ransomware is a serious threat – thankfully there are a few easy ways you can protect yourself from downtime and financial (and reputational) loss.