Computing Policies and You

Northwest Missouri State University has been the Electronic Campus since 1987, and since then has been on the cutting edge of technology. It is the policy of Northwest Missouri State University to provide its community with the resources

Your Lab, yourPlace

You might have noticed a difference in the library when you came back this fall. What used to be the computer lab is now a Starbucks and lounge! For you tech-seekers, don’t fret.

Wireless Configuration and Helpful Tech Resources

It is the time of the year when we all return to college. Some of you may have purchased a new personal laptop, smartphone, tablet or e-reader during a pre-college shopping trip.

Where Can I Print?

Printing on campus is readily available at any time.  Northwest offers different types of printing for your convenience.  Located in the computer lab of Owen’s Library, you have access to black-and-white and color printing.

MyNorthwest Won’t Let Me Log In!!

The Time Has Come: You’re Status is EXPIRED!! Having trouble logging into your MyNorthwest account? The answer may be simpler than you think.

Where Do I Go For Computer Help?!

Have you ever had an issue with your computer and were not sure how to fix it? You’re in luck! There are several locations on campus where you can go for help. However, each location does something different.

End of the Year Laptop Return

For many students attending Northwest Missouri State University the laptop program offered here at Northwest was very helpful. Many of the students do not own a personal laptop and have become dependant on the one provided by the university. As the end of the year approaches, many are unaware of how they are affected. If a student [more…]

Tips for the Road Ahead

The time of year when thoughts turn with the weather is just around the corner. The focus shifts from surviving school to surviving finals and then getting home. Even more important is getting the  computer and all of the files on it home safetly. For a personal computer or one of Northwest Missouri States computers, [more…]

PERT position to be eliminated after 2011-2012 school year

Due to financial reasons and department restructuring, the PERT position will no longer exist after this year. Do not fear, though– technical support will still be available through other sources on campus. The B.D. Owens library will provide hel

Tips & Tricks — March

Computers can be infected with many kinds of viruses, worms, and Trojan horses. Viruses mainly attack when the internet is being used. By following simple tricks and techniques a world of e-hurt can be prevented. Avoid email viruses Use common sense before downloading any email attachment from email, even if it is from a friend [more…]