Gartner Services

Faculty, students and staff now have free access to Gartner research materials for technical and business-related decisions. For more information on what Gartner services has to offer you, please visit: To access Gartner services, go to and log in using your campus credentials


IS&T has partnered with CIRO to offer Qualtrics, a state-of-the-art survey tool to faculty and staff. Qualtrics can be used both for academic research and for administrative surveys. For more information on Qualtrics, including the terms of use, please visit To access Qualtrics, please go to

Goodbye, Web Advisor!

With the transition to Peoplesoft, WebAdvisor will be going away! Faculty and Students will use the new Panther Portal,, for registration, grades, advising and other functions previously handled by WebAdvisor and Datatel.

Password Changes

To help keep your data is secure, Chapman IS&T is asking all students, faculty and staff to change their passwords on an annual basis. The first password change must take place by October 2015. For more information, please see We’ll reach out to remind you over the next few months; but if you’d like to get a jump on it, please contact the Service Desk at


Microsoft Lync is available to all faculty, staff and students. Lync allows you to do secure instant messaging and desktop videoconferencing (assuming you have a desktop web camera). For more information on Lync, including a full description of capabilities and a brief video tutorial, please go to To get Lync installed on your desktop, contact the Service Desk at

Just a reminder that Chapman has contracted with to provide online training for the campus community. Please visit to learn more and to access

IS&T Forums

We’ve scheduled lots of forums throughout the Spring to share information with you about the upcoming Peoplesoft upgrade and also around security. The sessions scheduled are:

Faculty Security Forum – 3/25/2015 (Rinker)
PeopleSoft Forum: 4/1/2015 (Orange)
Faculty Senate – 4/17/2015 (Athenaeum)
PeopleSoft Forum – 4/20/2015 (Rinker)
PeopleSoft Forum: 5/8/2015 (Orange)