Computing and Information Services offers a wide range of computing and technology services. To search the service catalog, visit the Service Desk Online (Vassar username and password required.) Below is a selection of the most common services.
Select from the following:
- Service Desk
- Google Apps for Education
- Identity and Access Management (IAM)
- Banner Administrative System
- Banner Online
Service Desk: Online Support
Members of the Vassar Community are invited to visit our Service Desk Online (Vassar username and password required) for access to requestable services, online support, self-help solutions and more. Find out everything you need to know about Google Mail, Google Drive, Printing, VCard, Banner, IAM, Workday, Incommon, Internet 2, Eduroam, Moodle and more. Visit the Service Desk Online to learn more.
Service Desk: In-Person in the College Center
Computing and Information Services has an end-to-end Service Desk in the College Center, North Atrium. This location is the one and only IT Service Desk location on campus, centrally located for your convenience, offering computer support, computer hardware repairs and Vassar ID card services. The CIS Service Desk provides technical support to all faculty, staff and students of Vassar College. Vassar Community members can visit Service Desk Online to learn more.
Google Apps for Education
Vassar College is proud to be a Google Apps for Education campus. Google for Education provides our community with email, calendar, drive and more as an integrated communication and collaboration solution.
Moodle is the Learning Management System (LMS) at Vassar College. Each semester, a new (empty) Moodle site is created for each course being offered. Each of those sites is accessible by the students registered for the corresponding course. Moodle provides a place for instructors to post readings and other documents; a way for students to upload assignments to instructors; an online gradebook; and tools for creating discussion forums, quizzes, surveys, image galleries, etc.
- Go to Moodle and sign in
- Vassar Community members can visit Service Desk Online to learn more.
Provided by Vassar College at no charge to Vassar students, faculty, and staff, the Lynda.com learning library offers access to more than 1,000 self-paced training courses. Get comprehensive training in audio, video, photography, graphic design, web design, business, and development from expert instructors, 24/7.
eduroam (education roaming) allows students, faculty and employees from participating institutions to obtain secure internet connectivity at any eduroam hotspot in the world, including Vassar College. Use your institution email address and password to authenticate.
If you require assistance getting connected, visit cat.eduroam.org for Vassar specific configuration installers.
Identity and Access Management (IAM)
IAM works with other systems (Banner, Moodle, Google, etc.) to sort out roles based on the system rules we grants access to these systems accordingly, greatly simplifying and automating the process.
IAM is your source for password management, requesting resources or requesting sponsored accounts.
Banner Administrative System
The Banner Administrative System is comprised of several functional modules: General, Student, Advancement/Alumni, Finance, Human Resources/Position Control and Financial Aid. Banner is used to facilitate the tracking of prospective students through Advancement, hiring of employees, processing of purchase orders and invoices and payroll processing.
Banner Self Service (also known as Banner Online) gives members of the Vassar Community access to their personal records such as payroll information, address and benefits. It is also used to enter and approve student and staff time sheets. Faculty use Banner Online to submit final grades. Budgets and Requisition processing are also available to authorized personnel through Banner Online.
VCash is a prepaid debit account associated with your Vassar ID Card which can be used both on and off campus. VCash is not associated with meal plan. Funds can be deposited online.
VPrint is Vassar College's print management system. VPrint printer/copiers are multi-function devices capable of large volume printing, duplexing, copying and stapling. They are accessible to students, faculty and employees of the college.
Can't find what you need?
Vassar Community members can visit Service Desk Online to search through services and solutions. (Vassar username and password required)
Contact Us for assistance.