Information Technology Services



Information Technology Services

Heartbleed is a significant internet security vulnerability. So many sites have this vulnerability that
ITS recommends you change all your passwords, at NIU and all other sites.

Change your NIU password at If you need help, call 815-753-8100, available 24/7/365.

Don't use the same password on multiple sites. The more different passwords you have, the safer you will be.

Tips for building a better password


Need help with your Z-ID or password?
Student Z-ID and Password

Use your own paper in
Anywhere Printers

The stack bypass feature lets you feed in your paper. Change the print properties /paper source to Multi-purpose Tray.
Great for printing resumes!

ITS Computer Lab hours

Faculty and Staff

Virtual Server Costs Lowered

The basic virtual server price has been reduced by 82%.
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See Hosted Virtual Servers

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Service Alerts

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Planned Maintenance

ITS has established a system maintenance window from 5:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. Sundays. System availability should not be impacted during the maintenance window unless noted below.

On Thursday, April 17th, 2014 at 7:30PM, OnBase will be unavailable for approximately 2.5 hours.
Beginning Friday, April 25th, NIUNet connectivity will be unavailable for up to 1 hour, for the following sites: Lena & Mendota - 11:00 PM start. Freeport Hospital - 12:30 AM start Rockford 903 Data Center - 1:15 AM start

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