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Graduate Studies

Working remotely

Links to resources and support that will help you

  • set up your remote work station,
  • learn about the latest software offerings for students,
  • keep safe as you work online.

 

Information about McMaster’s Virtual Private Network (VPN) and the Alibaba VPN Global Accelerator for students in mainland China.

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Setting up your remote work station Working remotely

McMaster’s University Technology Services – UTS – has created a page to help all McMaster students learn more about setting up remote work stations – from the basic tools to remote teaching technologies, from device recommendations to staying secure in your remote workspace.

IT Security Learn More

The number of cyber threats have increased as we have moved to remote work online. Please review McMaster’s strategies to help you keep your online space safe.

Remote computer access to software Visit the Library site

Access remotely software installed on desktop computers in the Library, including Lyons New Media Centre.

Microsoft 365 Learn More

McMaster University offers Microsoft Office 365 at no charge to students and includes access to leading productivity and collaboration tools for everyone in the community.

Virtual Private Networking for students VPN for students

Information about McMaster’s Virtual Private Network (VPN) and the Alibaba VPN Global Accelerator for students in mainland China.

Avenue to Learn Go to Avenue

McMaster’s primary learning platform. Graduate students will access SGS 101 and 201, as well as Ouriginal plagiarism checking software through Avenue.