The Faculty Technology Center is provided for anyone teaching at Western Michigan University. It is located on the second floor of the University Computing Center. In addition to this facility, computing labs are provided for students. All WMU labs require a Bronco Card in order to use the lab.
All computers being connected to WMUnet (Western's network) must have approved anti-virus software installed and all vendor-supplied security patches applied for the operating system. WMU recommends and provides Symantec Endpoint Protection free of charge for University-owned computers as well as faculty and staff personal computers.
Computer repair is a function of TotalTech, the University's computer store. TotalTech is located in the WMU Bookstore at the Bernhard Center.
WMU offers free extensive online computer training for staff and faculty through Lynda.com. For more information please visit the online training website.
Hardware and software sales
Computer hardware and software for personal needs may be purchased with an educational discount at TotalTech, located in the WMU Bookstore in the Bernhard Center.
Departmental purchases must be placed through Technology Purchases.