OIT provides an array of services to students at UA.

Learn more below, and contact our IT Service Desk for additional help.

Change/Reset Password

If you’re having trouble connecting to wifi or accessing your myBama, a simple password reset can solve the issue. Try this first, and then call our IT Service Desk.

Wifi & Networking

Having trouble staying connected? Browse our site for wireless tips and tricks.  We have over 6,000 wireless access points across UA to provide you with superior service. Let us know if there’s a certain spot on campus where you’re having trouble.


Blackboard Learn is where you can communicate with instructors, find course information, assignments, test grades and more!


We offer several different free software packages for students at UA. Before you purchase a new software package, be sure to check out our website first! We offer box, McAfee Antivirus and Microsoft Office 365, just to name a few.


OIT supports UA research projects and initiatives through high performance technology platforms. Ready to take the next step in your research career at UA? Learn more on our website.

IT Service Desk

Before going to the Geek Squad or Genuis Bar, stop by the IT Service Desk at 125 Gordon Palmer Hall for technical support.  The Service Desk offers some technical maintenance and services free of charge! You do not need an appointment, just swing by with your Action Card, and we’ll be happy to help!

Just like Big Al, we’re happy you’re here. Let us help you accomplish your goals through technology.