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There is no charge for use of this service.

What is the RemoteAdmin Service?

The RemoteAdmin service provides easy access to administrative applications and tools via Remote Desktop Services (RDS) and provides a way for departmental administrators to connect to firewalled servers.  Access is restricted to University of Iowa administrators only.  

Getting Help

For issues with RemoteAdmin, please contact the ITS HelpDesk https://its.uiowa.edu/contact

Support Articles

Current Status

There are currently no alerts.


Services scheduled for maintenance over the next 7 days. Please refer to the calendar view of alerts for a complete schedule.
There is currently no planned maintenance.

Past 90 Days

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Alert History

Tuesday, June 30, 2020 - 8:00am
Wednesday, July 1, 2020 - 7:00am
Wednesday, July 1, 2020 - 7:15am

These issues are resolved. 


Multiple RDS services (including RemoteAdmin, RemoteBI, and Research RDS) are experiencing degradation of service. ITS is working on resolving the issue and expects interruptions in service after 5:00pm today. Please contact the ITS Help Desk if you have questions or concerns.

Last updated: 
Wednesday, July 1, 2020 - 7:11am
Friday, November 16, 2018 - 9:30am
Friday, November 16, 2018 - 10:45am

Update: Access has been restored. Please contact the ITS Help Desk if you cannot access the RemoteAdmin service.

The RemoteAdmin service's web login is currently down. ITS is working to restore access.

This service can still be accessed through RDP (Remote Desktop connection).

Last updated: 
Friday, November 16, 2018 - 10:58am