Information Technology Graduation Checklist


Congratulations, Seniors! Soon you’ll be graduating from Pitt and starting a new career. Now is a good time to take a few moments to wrap up some important technology items before you go.

Using SSH and sFTP to Access the University's Unix Timesharing Service


Your University Computing Account gives you access to file storage space on the Unix Timesharing Service.  In order to access this space, you must use one of two secure connection methods:  SSH or sFTP.   

Software Compliance

Software Compliance for Everyone

The University has established a number of policies related to technology services. The policy on Acceptable Computing Access and Use addresses software.

PeopleSoft Extended Maintenance Scheduled for Feb. 27-28

Thursday, February 25, 2016 - 09:31


The Student Information System (PeopleSoft) will be unavailable during an extended maintenance period from approximately 10:00 p.m. Saturday, February 27 through 7:00 a.m. Sunday, February 28. Although an extended maintenance period has been scheduled during these times, the system will be returned to service earlier if work is completed ahead of schedule. This maintenance is necessary to maintain the stability and reliability of the PeopleSoft system.