The Office of Information Technology at Claremont Graduate University provides strategic technology solutions in order to support CGU's mission of preparing a diverse group of outstanding individuals to assume leadership roles in the worldwide community through research, teaching, and practice in selected fields.
The chart below shows the full suite of technology solutions that OIT provides. Please click on any service that is in blue to see more information.
OIT provides the Microsoft Exchange email system for faculty, staff and students to support academic and personal communication requirements. The standard format for a CGU email address is "firstname.lastname@example.org".
OIT provides wireless networking for those who wish to use their laptops while on campus. Note: If you are having problems connecting to the wireless network in the Library, please contact the Library staff for assistance.
These ACB rooms provide space for group work that requires the use of technology. Students who wish to reserve a room should contact the Student Lab Attendant in ACB 118. Faculty and Staff can reserve rooms by emailing email@example.com.
The DLL is a collaboration between the Student Success Center and the Office of Information Technology that offers learning opportunities to help you understand and master technology tools that will support the work you do and develop your academic and professional knowledge and skills. Similar to the Writing Center, the DLL offers workshops and one to one consulting appointments.
Sakai is CGU's learning management system. It provides web space for faculty to distribute class resources, conduct online class activities, and facilitate collaboration. CGU is currently moving to a new learning management system - Canvas.
Canvas is CGU's NEW learning management system. It provides web space for faculty to distribute class resources, conduct online class activities, and facilitate collaboration. Please click here to view the LMS review process we used to select Canvas.
OIT can create email distribution lists to support the communication needs of faculty and staff.
OIT provides assistance with website design and development as well as ongoing support for website maintenance. The department head may request a web page editing account by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org. To access instructions for SiteBuilder, our web page editing software, click here.
Web Based Conferencing
CGU provides Blackboard Collaborate to support the web based video conferencing needs of faculty and staff. Please email email@example.com for information and orientation to Collaborate.
OIT conducts ongoing research, evaluation, and recommendations for new and emerging technologies for the classroom. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Customized professional development offerings
OIT provides assistance with the design, creation, and delivery of professional development offerings with specific goals and objectives for small groups and departments. Please email email@example.com for more information.