Information Technology Group

UTBackup (aka CrashPlan) Changes

To ensure that intended files are consistently backed-up, it has become necessary to remove the ability for individuals to restore files on their own. If you need to restore a file or would like more information on this service, please visit our automated backups page.

DreamSpark Premium Becomes Microsoft Imagine

Microsoft has announced an important update to the DreamSpark program. The DreamSpark name has been retired and the program has been named Microsoft Imagine Premium. 

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Welcome back all ENGINEERING Students and Faculty

It has been an interesting Summer both for our City and our Campus! We are excited to welcome all faculty and students back to The Cockrell School of Engineering and look forward to a great 2016 Fall Semester! Our Information Technology Group Service Desk is located in ECJ 1.226. Our staff and student technicians are available to help as you return to campus for the routine of class schedules and The University of Texas at Austin lifestyle! Hook 'Em Horns!

Mathematica 11 now available!

In a recent announcement from Wolfram, "Mathematica 11 significanthly extends the reach of Mathematica and introduces many innovations that give all Mathematica users new levels of power and effectiveness!" (2016). Cockrell School of Engineering Students have access to this software via the Software section of our website. Check it out!

ITG Service Desk


ECJ 1.226

301 Dean Keeton

Austin, Texas 78712

Hours: Mon-Fri 8 a.m.-noon; 1-5 p.m.

Setting up VPN

Many of our services require the use of VPN. Instructions for setting up VPN are available on the ITG Wiki