Information Technology Services (ITS) at Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine supports Tufts University's mission and future direction by providing information technology leadership, support, and service. ITS will strive to improve technology for teaching, learning, research, and administration. ITS works in partnership with faculty, staff, and students to assist them in attaining their objectives through the use of information technology. ITS carefully assesses the benefits of new technology by working with groups within the University.
Social Media Policy
& Guidelines can be found here.
The Tufts University policy regarding social media can be found
You can submit an incident
or request to ITS via TechConnect.
A tipsheet detailing how to use the TechConnect Service
Desk can be found here.
Microsoft Exchange Email - Details, guides, and 'how
to's' can be found here.
Need to reset or forgot
your Tufts password? You can change your password
at the TuftsTools
Think, Work, Act Securely
- Tufts has a new website called Guard
It that outlines how to safeguard sensitive information, use
computing resources safely, and details how to be good stewards
of information at Tufts.
Want to use Skype?
Find out more here.
Need remote access
to your Windows desktop to use applications specific to Tufts?
Find out how to configure access here.
There are interactive guides to
find the locations for common Microsoft Office (Access, Excel, PowerPoint,
Word) commands for the new Microsoft Office 2010 interface. These
can be found here.
Tufts VPN is a service that allows Tufts faculty and staff to
securely access Tufts Local Area Network (LAN) from any computer
– anywhere– that has a connection to the internet.
Software for Home is available. Tufts University entered into
a Microsoft campus agreement (annual licensing program much like
a subscription) which provides Tufts faculty and staff with access
to a suite of Microsoft products.