Information Technology

Personal Network Storage

All students, faculty, and staff are given a personal storage space on the Amherst network. Often called “Userfiles” or the “U drive”, it provides safe, secure, backed-up storage for files that you don’t need to share with others.

Student Computers

IT does not perform hardware repair on student comptuers. However, the Help Desk does provide diagnostic services and software support for students' computers.

Mac Print to a Network Printer

To set up your Mac OS X 10.7 (Lion) or 10.8 (Mountain Lion) computer to print to a department network printer, the process has two parts.