Student Technology Survival Guide (Mac)

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Student Survival Guide
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This page is designed to give students more information on how to perform important tasks on a Mac that will be crucial to his or her time here at WSU.

Where can I find more information about the E-Warrior Digital Life and Learning Program?

One very important place to find helpful information is the Resources Tab on the Winona State web site.

Other Important Information

Mobile Devices and Agreements

Personal Information

  • My eHome
  • Student Safe Computing
  • I am a new student at WSU and was wondering how to get my D2L username and password, as well as my WSU email.
    • If you give our Phone Support line a call at 507-457-5240 (option 1) we can get you your network username and password. That set of credentials will get you onto our Network and let you into both D2L and WSU Email.

WSU eMail

  • WSU eMail is through Microsoft Office 365.
  • The Outlook App is available and great to use on mobile devices.
  • Where can I find out more about my WSU password?
  • What happens to my email when I graduate?
    • Your email account will be active for one full semester from the time you graduate. If you wish to keep it longer than that you need to call TSC Phone Support (507.457.5240) and ask for an extension.
    • WSU Alumni Email

Cloud File Storage

Microsoft OneDrive is cloud storage space provided to WSU students through Microsoft Office 365. You have 1 Terabyte (or 1000 gigabytes) of space to store your documents, pictures, etc.

Where can I find information about Microsoft Office 365 Services?


Copyright Infringement

How do I use the printers on campus?

Where do I go if I have a technical question?

  • You can get technical support in Somsen 207 or Library 105

How can I make sure my computer data is safe?

External Optical Drive

Purchasing an external optical drive

Where can I find more information about the WSU network?

I have some basic questions about how to use my Mac?

Student Survival Guides