Services

Setting Up Your Network Account

Students
All students are automatically given network accounts upon their arrival at Pitzer. Account information is given out during first-year seminars. If you are a transfer student or have missed your seminar, please stop by the computer lab in Bernard 101 during normal working hours (M-F 8 am-5 pm) for assistance. For more information on services and resources for students, see Residential Networking.

Faculty
When a faculty member is hired, the Dean of Faculty's Office will send a request to IT to have a new account created. If you are a new faculty member, please check with the Dean of Faculty's Office regarding your account information. If you need assistance using your account for the first time, please contact IT at x73065.

Staff
When a new staff member is hired, the supervisor will send a request to IT to have the new account created. If you are a new staff member, please check with your supervisor regarding your account information. If you need assistance using your account for the first time, please contact IT at x73065.

Help Desk

Users requiring assistance with computer-related difficulties may request Help Desk support in the following ways:

  • By Email
    Pitzer Help Request (for general computer problems)(for general computer problems)
    Pitzer Resnet Request (for dorm computer problems)
  • By Phone
    x73065 (for general computer problems)
    x77548 (for dorm computer problems)

Setting Up Mailing Lists

If you are a faculty member and would like to create an email distribution lists for a class, please send a message to help@pitzer.edu with the following information:

  • A name you would like to use for the list. This would usually correspond with the name of the class, for example "PS134" or "ENG10b".
  • A complete list of all students and their email addresses.

Reserving Computer Classrooms

To reserve a computer classroom for a class or workshop, please utilize the following steps:

1. Check the availability of the room online.

2. Fill out the request form and send the form to the computer lab supervisor.

If you have any questions concerning the computer lab reservations, please contact the Lab Supervisor at (909) 607-2761 or x72761.

Buying Hardware and Software

Huntley Computer Sales provides both Apple and PC hardware and software at academic pricing as well as a complete
selection of computer supplies and peripherals. Check uscollegebuy.com or JourneyEd.com for details.