• Wed. 5/13 @ 4pm

    If you will be graduating or have already graduated, please read the information below carefully to understand the impact of your graduation on various services including your Brown email.

    Prefer to use a non-Brown address?

    If you primarily use a non-Brown email account, please be sure your non-Brown address is listed as your preferred account in your Brown Alumni Online personal profile, or you may miss future updates about your services. To add your non-Brown email address:

  • Wed. 5/13 @ 11am

    On May 20th and 21st, Brown is celebrating the opening of its newest virtual reality environment, the YURT (YURT Ultimate Reality Theatre).

    Registration is required. For more information and a schedule of events, visit

  • Wed. 5/6 @ 4pm

    Finals are here. The labs are busy. Did you know you can set up your own computer to print to PAWPrints instead of having to wait for a computer in the lab? 

    If you have trouble with these instructions, bring your laptop by the IT Service Center and we'll help you with the setup.

  • Tue. 5/5 @ 1pm

    As always, we recommend following the links to confirm the time and date in case anything changes. If we missed something, tweet us @ITatBrown or email

  • Thu. 4/30 @ 9am

    We're so excited you're coming to Brown in the fall! These are some technology questions we've heard from incoming students.

    If you have a question that's not addressed here, please get in touch with the IT Service Center. We're looking forward to meeting you and helping you with technology during your time at Brown. 

  • Mon. 4/27 @ 11am

    To learn more about what’s new in Canvas, share best practices, and discuss Canvas issues join us at the Canvas User Group on Wednesday, April 29th at 11am in the ETC (CIT room 201, 115 Waterman Street). RSVP today!

  • Wed. 4/22 @ 2pm

    Have you heard about the awesome new TV service that CIS and Residential Life launched in 2015, provided by Philo?

    What's different? We have way more channels than before, you can DVR your favorite shows, and you can watch anywhere on campus on your computer, phone, or tablet - no need for an ethernet cable (or even a television). Check out these links for more.

  • Mon. 4/13 @ 12pm

    The Teaching and Technology Institute at Brown University is a program for faculty and selected graduate students who want to experiment with integrating technology with their teaching and course design. The Institute provides an environment in which faculty can focus on incorporating technology into a specific course. 

    We are accepting applications now for the Summer Institute 2015,  a 4-day program for faculty, postdoctoral fellows and graduate student instructors.

  • Mon. 4/13 @ 9am

    If your MATLAB software is warning you that it's going to expire soon, don't worry: Brown's annual MATLAB license renewal is in progress.

    Later this month, we will post instructions for re-activating your MATLAB TAH (Total Academic Headcount) license. We'll share this by Morning Mail, on our Twitter account (@ITatBrown), and on this site (

  • Wed. 4/8 @ 11am

    About a year ago, CIS began a large effort to improve wireless on campus, focusing on residence halls and large classrooms. 

    Some of the buildings we recently completed include Pembroke, Young Orchard 4 and 10, Rockefeller Library, and the John Carter Brown Library.

    Want to keep track of our progress and plans? Visit