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Zoom for Students
Students, find tips and tricks for using Zoom and participate in an upcoming Zoom tutorial workshop.
Brandon Gatke
Following an extensive search, Pacific University welcomes Brandon Gatke as the chief information officer/chief information security officer (CIO/CISO), leading the University Information Services department. He joins Pacific on Dec. 2.
Virtual Meeting
Pacific University employees have a number of tools to stay connected and collaborate from remote sites.
The old version of Colleague UI, UI 4, will be discontinued on Dec. 31, 2018. All Colleague users should be using the newer Colleague UI 5.
Hillsboro Campus
Server that controls access to buildings at the Forest Grove, Hillsboro and Eugene campuses is back online following a multi-day outage.
Marsh Hall
The electronic key card server that controls access to buildings at the Forest Grove, Hillsboro and Eugene campuses is currently down.
Some members of the Pacific community recently received an email with the subject line "Pacific University Oregon Strategic Planning Effectiveness and College Policies." This email claims to be from President Hallick and contains a PDF file which takes viewers to an unfamiliar site that asks for PUNetID and password in order to download a Microsoft Office file. If you received this email, please delete it. If you have entered your university credentials on this website, please call the Helpdesk at 503-352-1500 as soon as you can. For more information on how to recognize phishing messages, see our page on phishing.
The university network experienced a network outage this morning that affected phone and computer access at the Forest Grove and Hillsboro campuses.
An update version of the new Colleague User Interface (UI 5) will be installed on Saturday March 3.
The holiday season is often a time for online criminals to ramp up their attempts to harm you.  University Information Services would like to remind you take extra precautions to protect your pocketbook and your identity.