Technology for Students

UofL provides a variety of resources for students, including computer accounts, e-mail, discounted software and personal computers. The Blackboard system provides instructional resources and an online community for students, and the ULink system is where you can register for classes, manage your accounts, view your transcript, and more. View a quick Get Started guide.

The following topics cover subjects of interest to students:

IT Services for students (PDF)
Accounts and PasswordsLearn about the types of accounts available to you and how to manage them. Also set your nickname and preferred email address here.
BlackboardGo to the Blackboard learning system and community

BrandYourself (PDF)

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Service for enhancing a student’s positive online image (such as dissertations, research papers, LinkedIn profile), while at the same time decreasing the visibility of any negative online image (such as unflattering photos or blog posts where removal of material may not be an option.)
Computer PurchasesHow to purchase a personal computer as a student
Computer Repair
Have your personal PC repair through the iTech Xpress store by submitting an online request form.
Computing CentersAbout public computers centers across campus
CopiesBlack and white or color copies are available through iTech Xpress
Email for StudentsInformation on email for students
University Alert System
Receive real-time text and email messages during an emergency. If you are a resident, get emergency broadcasts through the phone in your room
HelpDeskGo to the HelpDesk for questions or to report problems
ITech Xpress (IT Store)Online and retail store for discounted academic software, hardware, and other technology accessories.
ULink LoginGo to the ULink system to manage accounts, register, view transcripts and more
Wireless NetworkingLearn about the UofL wireless network and how to use it
Residence Hall Wireless FAQsQuestions about using wireless in your dorm room? Find the answers here!