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Get Started with Information Technology Services at WKU

Welcome to WKU


Information Technology Services is excited you are now a Hilltopper! We are here for you every step of the way. Below, is our guide to getting started with technology at WKU. Please don't hesitate to reach out to us at anytime during your time at WKU.

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Big Red using a laptop

 

Before Attending T.O.P.


Look-up NetID & Create Password

Manage Accounts

 

Install iWKU App

  • iWKU features maps, bus schedules, lab traffic, dining dollars, course schedule, grade lookup and more.

iWKU in the iOS App StoreiWKU on Google Play


Follow us on Twitter

  • Latest information and system alerts are posted to our offical Twitter account, @wkuITS.

Follow @wkuITS

 

Review ITS Polices

  • Everyone at WKU is required to practice safe computing. Failure to do so may result in disciplinary action or place you or others at risk.
  • NEVER share your WKU passwords. Sharing your WKU passwords breaks WKU policy.

ITS Policies

 

 

 

After Registering for Classes


Look-up TopperMail & Create Password

  • Official WKU email account (TopperMail) used for Administrative and Academic communications. Check your TopperMail regularly!
  • Accessible 24-48 hours after initial class registration.
  • Educate yourself about Phishing scams.

Get StartedAbout Phishing Scams

 

Get Familiar with WKU Systems

myWKU

One stop access to WKU systems including TopNet, TopperMail, Blackboard, ITS Service Desk, and more.

Blackboard

Learning management system for course materials and discussions, multimedia files, tests, grades, etc.

TopNet

Register for classes, view transcripts, grades, financial aid, tuition, fees and sign up for emergency notifications.

MyStuff

WKU student individual file storage space for academic use. Files can be accessed online anywhere, anytime.

 

Get Connected

  • Residence Halls have wired and wireless internet connections.
  • Wi-Fi is available across all WKU campuses.

Connect to Wi-FiGaming & Streaming


Use the On Campus Computer Repair Service and Equipment Loans

  • TopperTech provides free full computer service and free equipment reservations.

TopperTech Information

 

Save Money

  • Microsoft Office is free for students.
  • Apple and Dell hardware and Adobe Creative Cloud discounts.
  • Cellular discount of 8% with AT&T and 10% with Sprint.

Discounts & PurchasingComputer Buying Guide

 

Access Student Technology Centers and Printing

  • Student Technology Centers are available for use all around WKU's campus and provide 24/7 hour PC and Apple computer access, scanners, and printing.
  • Currently enrolled students are given a print allocation each academic year. WKU ITS recommends that you do not bring your own printer to campus. Personal wireless printers do not work on our network.

Locations & HoursPrinting

 

 




Need Assistance?

The WKU ITS Service Desk is here to help. Give us a call, chat with a representative online, use the Self-Help Knowledge Base and more.

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 Last Modified 3/19/19