Account and Technology Information

For answers to questions about your Husson University accounts, you can contact the Information Resources Office by dialing (207) 973-1000, or emailing us at HelpDesk@Husson.edu (please note that we can’t honor password reset requests via email). If you are attending at one of our satellite sites you can also contact your site coordinator.

Please note that, by signing into your Husson University Gmail or network accounts, you acknowledge that you have read and will adhere to the provisions of the Husson University policy on computer use. Before accessing any of these accounts, please review the Husson University Technology Standards and Policies documentation: http://www.husson.edu/technology-standards-and-procedures

~Thank you,

The IRO Team

Husson University, Information Resources Office (IRO) Hours of Operation:
Summer/Winter Hours EST: Monday - Friday: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Semester Hours EST: Monday - Friday: 7:30 a.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Call Center Hours: Monday - Thursday: 7:30 p.m. - Midnight, Saturday: 10:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.,
     Sunday: 11:00 a.m. - Midnight
     Hours are subject to change based on school /office closings

NEW EMPLOYEES PLEASE NOTE:
New employees should keep an eye on their personal email account for notification of their Husson University account information and initial login steps. Prior to logging into the Network (on-campus) or Gmail (off-campus) you MUST access your account and creat a personal password by going to pwchange.husson.edu  and follow the instructions provided for accessing your accoung and creating your password.


ADDITIONAL ACCOUNT INFORMATION:

Password management for the Network, Canvas, MyHousing and Google accounts will be handled by the pwchange.husson.edu site where you will now be able to manage your own password. This means you can clear lockouts, manually reset or decide to change your own password at any time.

Network accounts

  • The network account allows you to log into Husson managed computers, this includes hardware assigned to faculty/staff, computer labs and library computers on campus or our satellite campus in Portland.
  • Network account name is made up of your last name and first initial (in some cases it may be the first two initials of first name) Example ID: JonesD or JonesDo
  • Passwords are established via the pwchange.husson.edu site 
    • Any issues accessing this site can be directed to the Information Resources Office for assistance

Canvas

  • Canvas by Instructure is Husson's Learning Management System for all classes, another way to think of it is an online interactive classroom
  • As an instructor you can receive assistance with Canvas in different ways
    • Login troubles - Contact the IRO
    • Customization or programming of classes - Instructional Technology 
  • Canvas Site: https://husson.instructure.com/login
  • Account Credentials
    • Account name and password will be the same as network account

Gmail/Google Apps Account

  • Your Google Apps Account includes email (GMail), Drive, calendar, and other helpful applications.  It is critical that you access your Google Apps Account and read your email regularly.  All notifications, all communications between you and your students, other faculty, admissions, student accounts, university security, and Information Resources, will be sent to you through this official university email, not any other personal email account you may have.
  • Google Site: http://Go.husson.edu
  • Account Credentials
    • Email will be last name first initial with the extension of @husson.edu
    • Example: smithj@husson.edu
  • Account name and password will be the same as network account
  • PLEASE NOTE: As of June 1st Google login name is name@HUSSON.EDU, Logging into any of the Husson Google sites with @my.husson.edu will no longer work

CAMS/Portal Account

  • CAMS is the faculty database. This account is sometimes called the Faculty Portal and allows you to view schedules and room assignments, submit roster discrepancy reports and submit midterm and final grades. 
  • PLEASE NOTE: This password is NOT linked to the Network Account
  • CAMS Site: https://efaculty.husson.edu/login.asp
  • Account Credentials
    • Account name will be same as the Network account
    • Password is set independently of Network account - to reset this password please contact the IRO

IMPORTANT PASSWORD INFORMATION

  • To manage your password use pwchange.husson.edu
    • When you successfully change the password on this page, it will also change the password for the following accounts
      • Network Account (Computer Labs, Library computers)
      • Gmail/Google Apps Account
      • CANVAS Account
      • MyHousing Application Account
  • NOTE: CAMS accounts are a stand alone account and have to be reset manually.
  • If you chose to log into the labs for the first time the computer will automatically prompt you to reset your password.
  • If you do not know your Network/Google ID or password, please contact the IRO Help Desk at (207) 973-1000 for assistance or via email at HelpDesk@husson.edu Please be aware that we cannot send password information via email, so calling for password information is the most effective.


OTHER:

You can learn more about Google Apps for Education here: http://www.google.com/apps/intl/en/edu/university.html
and also here: https://sites.google.com/a/husson.edu/hussontech