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Winter Recess IT Hours

Winter Recess IT Hours

  The college is closed for Winter Recess beginning Wednesday, December 24th through Thursday, January 1st. As a reminder, when the college is closed the Administrative Office at FIT are also closed – including the IT Department. If you have questions while the college is closed, please visit our FAQs at it.fitnyc.edu/faqs. You may also […]

December 15, 2014 | By | Reply More
3 Reasons You Don’t See Your Grades Yet

3 Reasons You Don’t See Your Grades Yet

“Why don’t I see my grades yet?” This is a question we receive frequently as the end of the semester approaches. We know how important grades are to you. That is why we wanted to share our involvement in the process. The IT department assists the Registrar with making the links for grades available within […]

December 15, 2014 | By | Reply More
New TechHelp Phone Menu

New TechHelp Phone Menu

We know no one likes to wait, that is why we are happy to announce that starting December 8, 2014, our menu options when you call TechHelp will be shorter. Previously, it took a 1 minute 45 seconds before you heard the option to speak to an IT Support Technician, now it will take less […]

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Dec. 3: 333 7th Avenue Telephone and Computer Service Restored

Dec. 3: 333 7th Avenue Telephone and Computer Service Restored

To the FIT Community: Telephone and computer services have been restored to the offices at 333 Seventh Avenue. Thank you. Loretta Lawrence Keane Vice President for Communications and External Relations

December 3, 2014 | By | Reply More
Dec. 1: Email Messaging Delayed

Dec. 1: Email Messaging Delayed

Due to a mass email blast sent internally from the college, our email system is experiencing delays. If you need assistance in sending mass emails please contact TechHelp to discuss creating a ListServ.  

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Nov. 25: Webpages Available

Nov. 25: Webpages Available

Our server issues have been fixed and you may now edit again. Publishing has also resumed. Norma S. Campbell Web Content Coordinator, Fashion Institute of Technology

November 25, 2014 | By | Reply More
Thanksgiving Recess IT Hours

Thanksgiving Recess IT Hours

  The college is closed for Thanksgiving Recess Thursday (11/27) to Sunday (11/30). As a reminder, when the college is closed the Administrative Office at FIT are also closed – including the IT Department. If you have questions while the college is closed you can email TechHelp@fitnyc.edu and we will reply as soon as possible […]

November 21, 2014 | By | Reply More
Top Tech Villains

Top Tech Villains

Thursday, November 20th is Runway27’s 2nd Annual fashion show. The event is another wonderful example of FIT students’ talents from designing, advertising and producing. This year’s theme is “Fashion is Evil” showcasing student designs inspired by the best baddies. In support, the IT Crowd compiled a list of our top tech villains, perhaps we’ll see […]

November 20, 2014 | By | Reply More
Legacy Week: Tech Time Warp to 1944

Legacy Week: Tech Time Warp to 1944

We all know that FIT stands for Fashion Institute of Technology but we often forget what “Technology” meant when our institution was founded. In honor, of Legacy Week and FIT’s 70th Anniversary let’s take a moment to reflect on  the technology of 1944 and how far we’ve come. Television After WWII ended production of televisions […]

October 27, 2014 | By | Reply More
How to Check for Suspicious Activity on Your Account

How to Check for Suspicious Activity on Your Account

Google Apps for Education offers a multitude of security features including allowing you to monitor how your account is being accessed through the Activity Information panel. This is one of the easiest ways for you to ensure that your account isn’t being accessed without your permission. “The Activity Information Panel” allows you to check what browser, […]

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