New Student Technology Checklist
Welcome to the University of Houston. We know you're busy with the start of school, but don't forget these technology tasks. They only take a few minutes and will make your stay here smoother.
Set Up Your Directory Info in myUH (PeopleSoft)
Visit myUH.uh.edu and make sure your official university contact information is correct. While you're there, verify that your payments and financial aid went through.
Set Up Your Computer
Shop: Visit Cougarbyte online at www.cougarbyte.com/ or in person at Room 11 in the UC to get significant discounts on everything from computer hardware and software to phones and classroom clickers.
Download: Protect your computer by downloading the free antivirus software provided by the university. While you're there, check out other free software, all available at www.uh.edu/infotech/php/software_downloads.php
Connect: Much of the university is covered by a wireless network. Find out how to connect to it at www.uh.edu/uhwireless
Bookmark Useful Sites
Find Your Computer Labs
There are computer labs for students throughout campus, including five that are open to all students and another 20 with limited access. Find out where they are and which are right for you at http://www.uh.edu/infotech/php/template.php?lab_id=9.
Get UH iPhone Apps
iTunes has several free applications for UH community, including: