Campus Technologies

The Office of Information Technology supports a variety of technology needs across campus by maintaining up to date software and hardware solutions. If you need assistance with or training on any of the following technologies, please contact the OIT Help Desk.

myUAH

myUAH is UAH's secure web portal which allows current students and employees to access campus information, news, and announcements. The focus of myUAH is to be an intranet that allows employees and students to access UAH information that is geared specifically to University affiliates. Learn more by visiting our myUAH FAQs.

Banner

Banner is used to maintain student, financial aid, finance, and human resource data. Access is controlled for security purposes. To register for classes, complete your timesheet, and other common tasks, log into Self Service Banner (SSB) directly or access the SSB links via myUAH. For more complex functions, authorized faculty and staff may log into Internet Native Banner (INB). Additional Banner resources can be accessed via the OIT Help Center. Faculty and staff requiring INB access can find the necessary materials on our Banner Forms page

Google Apps

UAH is a Google Apps for Education campus. As such, faculty, staff, and students have access to a robust suite of Google Apps. Chief among these are Mail, Calendar, Drive, Groups, and Sites. Mail is the most prominent and most widely used of the apps and serves as the university’s official vehicle for communications. For an overview on Google Apps, visit the Google Apps Learning Center. For UAH-specific content regarding Google Apps visit the OIT Help Center.

Canvas

Canvas is UAH’s learning management system (LMS). It is a software-based platform that allows for communication between faculty and students, online coursework, testing, and more. Users can access Canvas via the link under OIT Services in myUAHVisit the Canvas Guides to view tutorials, videos, or to submit feature requests.

Chargerware

Chargerware is UAH's online software repository. In addition to free software, users can find helpful links to commonly used campus resources and helpful online tools. Login to the system to see what resources are available to you. 

Panopto (Lecture Capture)

Panopto is UAH’s lecture capture system. This technology allows instructors to record lectures that include desktop display as well as video and audio for playback by students through the LMS. Users can access Panopto via their Canvas courses. Visit Panopto Support to view documentation and video tutorials.

TurningTechnology Clickers

TurningTechnology is the official audience responseware system (Clickers) used at UAH. Clickers allow instructors to gauge student comprehension, poll classroom participants, and engage students in large lecture environments. Students can purchase Clickers in the UAH bookstore. Instructors may request a complementary instructor packet by contacting the OIT Help Desk. Visit TurningTechnologies to view documentation and video tutorials.

Classroom AV

Academic Technologies maintains classroom hardware across campus including Smart Boards, Smart Podiums, instructor desktops, projectors, and audio-visual equipment. Learn more about our Basic and Enhanced technology classrooms or view a comprehensive list of all technology-equiped classrooms on campus.

Video Conferencing Services

Intercampus Interactive Telepresence System (IITS) is The University of Alabama System's interactive telepresence network. IITS makes every effort to accommodate all telepresence users, including non-network members, desktop users, and the common Internet. Additional information is available on their website.

Adobe Connect

Adobe Connect Meeting is a web conferencing solution available to UAH faculty and staff members. It offers immersive online meeting experiences from small group collaboration to large scale webinars. More information, including tutorial videos, can be found on Adobe Connect's Chargerware profile.

Qualtrics

Qualtrics is a web-based software solution that allows users to create surveys, collect feedback, and poll for data using a variety of distribution means and generate reports without having any previous programming knowledge. Qualtrics is accessible through myUAH. Visit their support and training site to view documentation and video tutorials.

phpList

phpList is an open-source newsletter manager that allows users to send one-way email announcements to lists of recipients. Users can attach files to announcements, schedule mailings, and manage recipient lists via .csv or tab delimited file uploads. To apply for an administrator's account, complete this form. To learn more about phpList software, visit the product documentation site.