Technology Resources

Computing Resources

BU offers support to enable students to use their computers to their full capacity.

  • TechWeb
    A resource for all computing resources at the University
  • IT Help Center
    A free resource dedicated to helping Boston University’s students, faculty, and academic staff use their computers effectively with consulting services and tutorials
  • IT Help Center—Purchasing
    An online store for computers, software, peripherals, and accessories

Email Resources

BU offers support to enable students to use their computers to their full capacity.

  • Email
    Free service provided to the entire Boston University community
  • Email Fowarding
    Forward your email to another email service (e.g., Hotmail, Gmail). Be sure that you DO NOT KEEP A COPY OF INCOMING E-MAIL ON ACS
  • Webmail
    Log in to check your email via the Web

Information Services

  • Student Link
    Access your records at Boston University
  • Blackboard
    Faculty build, conduct, and manage courses on the web for students

Students access Blackboard to get course syllabi (with the lists of required books to purchase). Teachers post links to web-based content here and leave messages for students to read about assignments.

  • Access your courses on Blackboard
  • For information on printing and saving from CourseInfo and Mugar Course Reserves, see the Tips page.