If you are, or believe you could become, the victim of technology assisted harassment, below are some of the tools available to you to limit access and protect your personal information.
Directory Listings (online white pages)
DO THIS FIRST - Remove your information from the University Directory.
- Students - https://myui.uiowa.edu/my-ui/student/records/documents/student-data-restriction.page (This process takes approximately 10 minutes.)
- Faculty/Staff - Home listings are restricted by default and should be hidden unless you have changed the default in HR Self Service. To restrict your work listings, contact UI Police (335-5022) or UI Threat Assessment (384-2955).
Access to Your UI Services (MyUI, ICON, Office 365 email)
- Change your HawkID password - https://hawkid.uiowa.edu
- Change your HawkID - Call the ITS Help Desk at 384-4357
ID Card Concerns (charging privileges)
Notify the UI Service Center in 2700 University Capitol Centre, 335-2716, or email firstname.lastname@example.org. If you suspect theft and/or unauthorized usage of your UI Student ID Card, you should also contact UI Police (335-5022).
Prox Cards (Access to locked and secured facilities)
Report as Lost/Stolen - Emergency Service, contact 335-5071 (24 hrs/day, 7 days/week)
Change your email address - Call the ITS Help Desk at 384-4357.
Note: Keep any messages sent/posted by a harasser. Do not delete the email, leave it in your account and print a hard copy for your records. You can create a "filter" to have email messages sent to a folder. Contact the ITS Help Desk about ways to filter messages.
Mobile Provider Customer Service Contacts
To block phone numbers, please contact your mobile phone provider.
Dial *611 from your cell phone
Emergency Service Hours
AT&T Wireless Service
1-800-331-0500 or dial 611 from your AT&T wireless phone
24 hours a day, 7 days a week
611 from your U.S. Cellular® phone
Hours of Operation:
Daily: 6 AM - 11 PM (CST)
Holidays: 7 AM - 8 PM (CST)