When you enroll at the University of Washington, you are asked to sign up for email service through UW Office 365 or UW G Suite by Google.
As a nursing student, you must choose Office 365 for your email service because you may be communicating sensitive information that cannot be sent through Google servers. Office 365 is HIPAA and FERPA compliant while Google is not.
Choose your email provider
- Log in to MyUW to manage your email forwarding.
- Choose Forward to Office 365 and click OK
That’s it! You are now set up to safely send and receive emails using the UW Office 365 service.
The Computer Vet is a free service offered to UW students, faculty and staff to assist with software problems on personal computers. Staffed by knowledgeable students, the Computer Vet can help with a wide array of technical issues and tasks, including operating system updates, anti-virus installation, P2P software removal, DawgPrint driver installations, and much more.
Additional campus tech resources
- UW-IT student quick-start guide
- Connecting to the UW network
- Software and hardware available to UW students
Not sure where to direct a tech support question? Contact the School of Nursing Learning & Information Technologies (L&IT) Help Desk and they are happy to help guide you to a solution.
- Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Phone: 206.616.7435
Send your questions and comments about UW-IT services to our contacts below. UW-IT monitors its email and phones 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.