The Department of Information Technology (DoIT) welcomes you to Barry University - Students

The listing below summarizes a few of the primary services that you’ll be using.  Visit our support site at http://help.barry.edu for further information on all of our services.

 Account Information

A BarryNet account is created for every newly registered student. It provides access to campus PC’s, on-line resources, the wireless network and WebAdvisor. Your BarryNet account is your identity on the network. As such, it is imperative you do not share your password with anyone. Password changes are required every 180 days. You can find information on updating your security questions, changing your password at any time as well as for information on creating strong a password and managing your recovery email address and phone by visiting Accounts and Passwords.

Your BarryNet account will be removed from the system three semesters after you take your last course or graduate.

 E-mail (Office 365)

Every student of the university is provided an e-mail address, and it is the official address to which the university will send communications. Your e-mail address is in the format:

username@mymail.barry.edu or username@law.barry.edu.

Students are required to periodically check their Barry e-mail. Class distribution lists are automatically created for each class at the beginning of the semester, and are automatically updated throughout the semester. Faculty can send e-mail messages to their classes using class distribution lists.

Email accounts are hosted by Microsoft, you are provided with 50 gigabyte (GB) of e-mail storage, OneDrive for Business 1 terabyte (TB) of storage, Office Online, and the Office suite can be installed on 5 personal devices. You can archive older messages using Microsoft Outlook.

  • You can access your e-mail on-line by visiting http://go.barry.edu, login with your email address and password.

    • The Outlook Web App is on the Home tab. 

In an effort to prevent the university from being identified as a location of spamming, you are limited to sending a message to a maximum of 500 individual recipients at any given time, regardless of whether the addresses are displayed individually or combined in a personal distribution list.

As an alumni your mymail.barry.edu or law.barry.edu account provides you a 50 GB lifetime e-mail account,

Students that are no longer enrolled at Barry University are not eligible for the offering of Office 365 such as OneDrive for Business, Office Online, and the Office suite. Three semesters after you graduate, your Office 365 subscription through Barry University ends. You may enroll into other consumer or commercial Microsoft offers available. You should make sure to transfer all your files from your school OneDrive to your personal OneDrive prior to graduation.

If you do not graduate from Barry University your BarryNet and email accounts as well as all Office 365 offerings will be removed from the system three semesters after taking your last course.

Take a moment to read through the student e-mail policy.

 WebAdvisor

WebAdvisor is an online application that allows you to view your records and perform specific transactions. 

What can I view in WebAdvisor?

  • Grades

  • Schedules

  • Account summary

  • Profile Transcripts (unofficial)

  • Registration eligibility

  • Financial aid award letters/status

  • Grade point average

  • Restrictions

What can I do in WebAdvisor?

  • Pay on My Account

  • Search for classes

  • Check registration eligibility

  • Register for classes

  • Perform a program evaluation

  • Update student profile

  • Update emergency contacts

  • Update bank information for  direct deposit of financial aid

  • View 1098T tax form

  • Apply for graduation

  • Order official transcripts

  • Access National Student Clearinghouse Student Self Service  for Enrollment Verification Certificate and Good Student Discount Certificate

 Computing Assistance

The IT Support Desk is intended to be the primary point of contact between the Department of Information Technology and faculty, staff and students seeking IT support services. The support structure for individuals who need assistance is the following:

Visit http://help.barry.edu for on-line support using our service catalog, knowledgebase and Virtual, In-Person Assistance.

 Access On-Line Resources from Anywhere

Access the resources you need…
Anytime – Anywhere – Your Way!
Access to internal resources is available using any one of the two methods described below.

1. Virtual Applications

Barry's cloud environment allows remote access to internal online resources and software found on PC’s in the computers labs. Virtual applications can also be accessed by visiting http://go.barry.edu, login with your email address and password.

2. Virtual Private Network (VPN)

Barry University’s Virtual Private Network allows you to connect to the university from off-campus, providing access to internal network resources. You can access VPN by visiting http://vpn.barry.edu, login using your BarryNet username and password. Your username is before the @ symbol in your e-mail address.

 BarryNet Wireless

Wireless access to the University’s resources is available throughout the Miami Shores campus, as well as at remote Barry University locations. Barry Wireless provides secure, wireless access to BarryUWireless wireless, and access requires authentication using a BarryNet account. Visit http://help.barry.edu for information on how to configure your cell phone, laptop, tablet, and for a listing of wireless locations.

Follow the configuration wizard after you connect to the “Connect To Barry Wireless” network on your laptop.

Barry University also offers a guest network, BarryUGuest at many locations, allowing visitors to connect to the Internet while visiting.

Wireless

 Personal Software & Computer Purchases

DoIT provides discounted software and computers through special purchase programs with Microsoft and Dell.

 Public Access Computers and Printing

There are over 170 computers available for students to use throughout campus, including 60 laptops that can be checked-out for up to one day through self-service kiosks. Students can print from public access PC’s around campus, or from their own device to printers located throughout campus.

Library

  • 33 PCs

  • 12 Laptops

  • 8 Printers/Multifunction Devices (Printing/Copying/Scanning)

Thompson Hall

  • 1 PCs

  • 12 Laptops

  • 1 Printer/Multifunction Device (Printing/Copying/Scanning)

Landon Student Union

  • 2 PCs

  • 12 Laptops

  • 1 Printer/Multifunction Device (Printing/Copying/Scanning)

Wiegand Hall

  • 24 Laptops

  • 2 Printer/Multifunction Device (2nd floor Printing/Copying/Scanning)

 

Additional lab spaces setup for Fall 2020 semester:

Benincasa Hall

  • Room 200 = 4 PCs
  • Room 300 = 4 PCs
  • Room 400 = 4 PCs

Bevilacqua Hall

  • Multipurpose Room = 17 PCs
  • Room 200 = 4 PCs
  • Room 300 = 4 PCs

Kolasa Hall

  • Room 200 = 4 PCs
  • Room 300 = 4 PCs
  • Room 400 = 4 PCs

Weber Hall

  • Grand Hall = 10 PCs
  • Room 220 = 4 PCs
  • Room 238 = 4 PCs

Studio building (NE 115th Street & 2nd Ave)

  • 7 PCs

Multifunction devices are also available in Powers Hall, Garner Hall, Wiegand Hall 2nd floor, Dominican Hall, Dalton & Dunspaugh, Weber and Benincasa Hall. Visit Student Printing and Copying for printing cost, options for paying for wireless printing and instructions of using the printers.

13 group study rooms are available throughout the Library, and all are equipped with technology that allow students to collaborate on class assignments with large screen displays and hardware that allows personal devices such as laptops to mirror wirelessly to the screen.

Computing Facilities

  • Please visit http://library.barry.edu for the current hours of operation, or call (305) 899-3893

 DoIT Policies

A listing of IT policies can be found at https://barryit.teamdynamix.com/TDClient/Home/?ID=448f6dbe-d49b-432f-88dc-aec2cc8dda94.

 

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