Meredith Provided Services For Students
The Technology Services department provides support for all Meredith owned technology equipment. Access to all technology related forms, documents, software, and print drivers is through a MyMeredith account.
Help Desk Support
The technology services help desk and desktop support staff will provide both hardware and software support for all Meredith College owned pcs, laptops, and printers. Students who bring personal laptops to campus will receive wireless connectivity and Meredith network printer support. Recommended vendors who provide hardware and software support are also available to students. Visit MyMeredith – MCTech, then select Hardware/Software Support for complete Help Desk information and vendor locations.
Laptop Minimum Specs
To provide network access and printing support on personal laptops, Windows or Mac, equipment must have the following minimum specifications.
Meredith College provides two wireless access points. The meredith-public is available to everybody and there is no password. Students have access to the Meredith private secure network. Visit MyMeredith – MCTech, then select Wireless Connectivity for more information. Students with connectivity issues should contact the Help Desk.
Campus Card (camcard)
Students are issued a campus card, referred to as camcard, while they are at Meredith College. The camcard can be used both on and off campus for meal plans, debit accounts, access to facilities, restaurants, and campus printing. CamCard support with financial issues is the responsibility of the Meredith Accounting Department.
Students, and or parents, must manage adding money to the camcard. Students and parents can add money to their camcard via GET, our camcard management system. You can access get through https://get.cbord.com/meredith/full/prelogin.php.
Meredith College provides two “pay for print and copy solutions” for students. The goal is to ease print costs and contribute to the greening of the campus by reducing wasteful printing. For more information on the different print solutions offered to students. See Printing and Copying.
All students are provided with a Google Apps Education account. Gmail, one of the components of the suite, is tailored for Meredith to use as its primary email package: Visit MyMeredith – MCTech, then select Googe (Apps and Drive) for information on using the different apps and setting up Google Drive.
Through the MyMeredith gateway, students,faculty, and staff have access to a variety of campus resources.
Students are issued accounts for Brightspace,once they enroll at Meredith. Faculty may use Brightspace to provide a student landing space for course materials, such as syllabi, readings, assignments, tests, discussion boards, and student grades.
Students are issued accounts to WebAdvisor, a web-based package providing access to personal and college-related information. Students can check grades, register for classes, and access MCAlert.
Internet Security (virus protection)
All students have access to a free copy of Forticlient Internet Security. The software can be access on the MyMeredith portal.
Hoonuit is a library of “atom-sized bites” movie tutorials that answer “How do I do that?” questions for both Windows and Mac platforms.
Students should access Hoonuit through their MyMeredith Account.
Free and discount (Productivity, Support, and Academic) software is available to all students. See Campus Software for a brief description, or login into MyMeredith – MCTech, select any option under Campus Software.
Software is also available in Computer Labs that are located through out the campus. For locations, details, and hours visit MyMeredith – MCTech, then select Computer Labs.
Meredith College uses CoursEval, a web based online software package, for course evaluations. The course evaluation process and student feedback is critical to the success of Meredith College.
Visit MyMeredith – MCTech, then select Course Evaluation for more information.