Technology Services

At Northern State University, we know that technology is a top priority for students.
Technology abounds at Northern. The entire campus is wireless, from classrooms to residence halls! Northern also has convenient student access computers in student labs and the library, wireless printing, more than 60 smart classrooms, and 12 videoconferencing studios, including five high-definition E-learning studios.

Northern Educational Technology (NET) Services is committed to providing the technology you need to meet your educational goals. Whether you live on campus or off, NET Services is your place for technology assistance. NET Services assures that all faculty, staff and students in the university community and their outreach partners will have convenient, appropriate and equitable access to necessary technologies. Check out our frequently asked questions for more information!

We offer a variety of services to NSU students, faculty and staff including:

  • Free computer support and repair is offered to students. Please note charges for any new hardware may apply.
  • Printing  is available for students in the library, computer labs, and wirelessly. Visit myNSU for instructions!
  • Students can check out IT equipment from the Support Desk at TC 148. Equipment available includes laptops, digital cameras, video cameras, projectors, and more!
  • Many of the resources you'll use while at NSU are available online. These resources include WebAdvisor for registering, Desire2Learn learning management system, NSU Mobile, myNSU portal for accessing all information and resources, and Google Apps for Education for email, document storage, calendar, and web site hosting.
  • Northern State University is known for its state-of-the-art facilities. NET Services strives to provide students and faculty technologically advanced equipment for use both in and out of the classroom.
  • Three general-use computer labs are located in the Technology Center for instruction and student use. NSU also provides computers in the Beulah Williams Library. 
  • There are six discipline-specific computer labs on campus for student use. These include labs for business, graphic design, music keyboarding, and physics. These computer labs are used exclusively for students taking classes in those academic disciplines. Apart from class sessions, the discipline-specific labs are locked and not available for open access unless supervised by faculty.
  • More than 60 smart instructional spaces are located across campus. These areas have an LCD projector, a screen or large-screen television and a multimedia teaching podium equipped with a variety of tools including a desktop computer, laptop/tablet connection, document camera and DVD/VHS player.
  • Videoconference technologies are used to deliver high school through graduate-level instruction to students nationally and internationally. In addition, NSU utilizes Blackboard Cllaborate to deleiver courses via web conferencing
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Hours of Operation

Tech Support Desk (TC 148)

 

Academic Year

Monday-Thursday: 7:30 a.m.-9 p.m.

Friday: 7:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Summer

Monday-Friday: 7:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

 

Computer Labs

Academic Year

Monday-Thursday: 7 a.m. - 9 p.m.

Friday: 7 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Student access to TC 13 with Student ID Monday-Thursday 9-10 p.m

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Contact Technical Support

Technology Center 148

Phone: 605-626-2283

Email: help@northern.edu