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Campus Antivirus

Upon Tech Round Table group's recommendations Trend Micro was chosen as Campus Antivirus Solution. It is currently available for use by faculty, researchers and staff on McMaster owned computers

TrendMicro can be downloaded only from on campus locations using Mac ID credentials: https://antivirus.mcmaster.ca/

There is no cost for downloading TrendMicro.

Support available Monday through Friday 8:30am-4:30pm with the exception of University holidays.

E-distribution lists

Faculty and Staff may request a new or use an existing e-distribution list in order to reach a specific campus group electronically.

For more information or how to use e-distribution lists please visit the website: http://www.mcmaster.ca/uts/email_accounts/email/EmployeeEmail/edl/index.html

There is no cost for using or creating new lists.

Accessible 24/7 with the exception of scheduled maintenance communicated through the 'Technology Service Note' email.

Support available Monday through Friday 8:30am-4:30pm with the exception of University holidays.

Site Licensed

UTS is currently managing the following site licensed software:

Please refer to our website for eligibility, cost and how to acquire site licensed software: http://www.mcmaster.ca/uts/system_soft/sitelic.html


UTS purchases site licenses software and then manages the licenses pool for the University. Each interested party is required to pay a reduced cost of the license in order for UTS to recover invested funds into the purchase of site licensed software. Please refer to our website for each software pricing.

"How To" is available through software vendors. License renewal and software download is available through UTS during Monday through Friday 8:30 - 4:30 excluding University holidays.

Service Bulletins

  • MAC ID Password Expiry

    Beginning in May 2016, MAC ID passwords at McMaster expire annually. Learn more at www.mcmaster.ca/uts/macid

Service Desk

Client Self Service:
https://servicedesk.mcmaster.ca
Hours: Monday - Friday
8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Phone: 905-525-9140 x24357 (2HELP)
Email: uts@mcmaster.ca
Location: Main Campus BSB Rm. 245
Service Catalogue:
http://www.mcmaster.ca/uts

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