For health protection reasons, all WWU buildings, including IT, will remain closed to the public.
In light of current circumstances, we have compiled an overview of various tools for digital teaching offered at WWU
To establish a VPN connection to the WWU network, the OpenVPN client should be used from now on instead of the previous access path via the Cisco Anyconnect Client.
To meet the increasing demand for reliable video communication solutions for scenarios with many participants, Münster University has acquired a campus license for Zoom Meeting.
From Wednesday, 18 March 2020, 12 noon, the printing service of WWU IT at Einsteinstraße 60 (Print & Pay / Official Printing) will be discontinued until 17 July 2020. This follows from the Rectorate's decisions to close Münster University buildings. The sending of print jobs to the printers zivstandard and zivposter will also be stopped during this period as far as possible.
Due to the current dynamic developments regarding the corona virus, we have decided to cancel all WWU IT software courses as well as to close the PC pools and our presence service of service desk and IT user support (Einsteinstraße, ULB, Bispinghof) until 19 April 2020.
We kindly ask you to contact the service desk and IT user support by telephone for the time being.
These preventive measures are intended to protect the health of students and employees.
From 01.04.2020 Office 365 will be available free of charge to Münster University members. The prerequisite for this is the creation of a Microsoft Azure ID in our IT portal (formerly MyZIV). You can find further information on our software webpages.
Due to changes in the Higher Education Act NRW, the IT User Regulations of Münster University have been updated. The revised, now valid version can be viewed on our website.
We are looking for several student assistants (m/f/d) to support our service, user support and programming teams. A long-term cooperation is desired.
In order to protect you better against e-mails with potentially dangerous file attachments and links, we now only deliver e-mails with suspicious content from suspicious senders with a warning notice.
Münster University will have a new IT centre called "WWU IT" at the beginning of 2020. The Zentrum für Informationsverarbeitung (ZIV) and the Stabstelle IT und Prozessentwicklung (StabITuP/IVV9) will join forces to tackle the challenges of digitization in a united manner in the future.
On Wednesday, 18 December, a new telephone technology will be introduced between 6:00 and 8:00 hours. During this time, incoming and outgoing calls may be affected.
Starting Thursday (17.10.2019) at 5 pm, students of Münster University can register for the free courses of the ZIV. The range of topics includes office, graphics and statistics programs.
Since Monday 09.09.2019, the outdated PPTP VPN service can no longer be used from outside (the university network). The use of this service from the university network and the connected student residences is still possible.
Instead of the PPTP VPN service, it is essential to use VPN access with the Cisco AnyConnect VPN client.
The corresponding instructions can be found here: https://www.uni-muenster.de/ZIV/en/services/kommunikation/vpn/index.html
To simplify our services, the WLAN with the name "uni-ms" will be switched off as of Monday, 16.09.2019. All users are asked to switch to the WLAN networks "wwu" or "eduroam" as soon as possible. If one of these networks is already set up on your mobile devices, there is no need for action. Otherwise, please follow our configuration instructions.