Technology resources and services to enable the success of our distributed workforce — no matter where your “office” may be.

Campus Coronavirus Updates

See the University of Iowa coronavirus website for the latest information about COVID-19 and the university’s response.

Working remotely checklist

This checklist covers all the things you should consider before taking your work home with you.

Review the Checklist

Accessing your email and documents

How to connect to your email and access your documents. 

Email and Documents

Internet and networking

How to increase your internet speed and minimum internet requirements.


Online meetings

Tools you have access to, video-conferencing etiquette, and how to host a safe meeting. 

Online Meetings

Setting up your home office

Considerations for your home office setup: Equipment, ergonomics, and general best practices. 

Home Office

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Popular tools and applications

Review the list of the most used tools and applications used when working remotely.

Popular Tools

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Online Security at Home

Best practices for keeping your data safe while working remotely. 

Stay Safe

Additional Resources

Printable guide

A printable version of this page is located at PDF iconWorking Off-Campus printable guide (pdf)


If you require access to specific applications not listed or need help with these services, please contact your IT representative or the ITS Help Desk. Healthcare employees, please contact the HCIS Help Desk