Technology Training ImageComputing Services and Systems Development provides training to help University students, faculty, and staff become more proficient with computing resources and applications to facilitate academic and job productivity.

Online Technology Training

Our Online Technology Training service provides more than 2,000 online training videos on technical and business applications. For more information and to access the online training service, visit

Student Information System (PeopleSoft)

We provide a self-service video introduction to the Student Information System (PeopleSoft) for new administrative users. Download and view the introduction video >

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Computing Services and Systems Development provides an overview of computing resources at the University for new students, faculty, and staff orientation sessions throughout the school year. Any academic center that is interested in including a Computing Resources presentation on their student orientation agenda can contact the Help Desk at 412-624-HELP [4357].

Faculty and Staff Development Program

Computing Services and Systems Development provides technology workshops through the Human Resources Faculty and Staff Development Program.

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Departmental Workshops

Computing Services and Systems Development provides training for both new and existing administrative applications and tools that are used by University staff

Enterprise Digital Signage

Computing Services and Systems Development provides instruction to academic centers and departments on the creation, maintenance, and sharing of content through our Enterprise Digital Signage software.

iTunes U

When a department designates or changes an iTunes U Content Administrator, CSSD will contact the individual to schedule an orientation session that provides an overview of both the iTunes U service and the responsibilities of Content Administrators.

Vendor Software Training

A broad range of software training is available online through In addition, some software vendors provide their own online training resources. Below are several examples:

University Library System Training

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For More Information

If you'd like more information, contact the Technology Help Desk online or call 412-624-HELP [4357].