Information Technology Archive

Scripps December 2018 and May 2019 Graduates

Please see IT information page regarding accounts for Graduate Accounts, Email and Dates accounts will be disabled. From Information Technology Staff~

Added: December 4, 2018

Upcoming change 7/26 to Central Authentication Service (CAS)

To Scripps Community This notice is to inform you of upcoming changes, happening on 7/26, to the Central Authentication Service (CAS).  CAS is a 7c shared service used to log you into services such as Sakai, Portal, Box, Symplicity Housing, Workday, etc.. An additional button will be added to the bottom of the page for […]

Added: July 24, 2018

GE Audit portal demo – 3:30pm Friday, March 23

The Scripps Portal Student tab now features a real-time electronic tool to help students track their progress in completing general education requirements. Please join the Registrar’s Office team and IT staff this Friday at 3:30 in Humanities Auditorium for a demonstration of how this tool can help inform your academic planning and answer the question, […]

Added: March 21, 2018

IT will be hosting Tea Wednesday 3/7 3:30PM in Seal Court

We will have applications for on campus positions, we are hiring for Fall 18 Orientation workers, IT and Media Services Interns. Graduates-Lets talk about backing up all of your Scripps data so that you can have access to files after you leave Scripps College. Please come visit us, we have a lot to talk about. See […]

Added: March 6, 2018

IT will be at Senior day March 1st 5:30-6:30

IT will be attending the Senior day When: Thursday, March 1st Where: Hampton Room Time: 5:30 – 6:30pm Please stop by the Information Technology table. We would like to talk about backing up all of your Scripps data so that you can have access to files after you leave Scripps College. See you there!

Added: February 28, 2018

Scripps IT Presents: The Smart Board

Scripps IT presents the next generation in white boards on Friday, February 9th. This event is open to everyone including faculty, staff, and students.  

Added: February 5, 2018

Cyber Safety Workshop TODAY 1/24 @ 3-4pm in the SCORE Living Room

Join us for a workshop on cyber safety on Wednesday, Jan. 24th from 3-4pm in the SCORE Living Room. The workshop will consist of an info session followed by a 30-min session where students can use the strategies presented to secure their accounts.   Bring your own devices! If you don’t have your own device, IT […]

Added: January 24, 2018

Professional Development Workshops- Canva and Snagit

Staff Council is excited to announce a new professional development partnership with Scripps Information Technology team! Every First Friday of the month, we will host a workshop where you can gain new skillsets or get updated information on technological resources on campus. Workshops: Staff Council Sponsored Development Workshops – First Friday of the month Canva […]

Added: October 31, 2017

Scripps Office of Information Technology recycles!

The Scripps Office of Information Technology recycles! Recycling generates fund for College facilities improvements like these cool new chairs for student labs. Chairs in Steele Hall 229 Classroom Chairs in Steele Hall student computer lab

Added: September 1, 2017

Welcome New Students – IT Support Hours

New Student Orientation Weekend There are multiple opportunities to come visit IT in order to change your network password and get connected to WiFi. Be prepared: bring your laptop, power cord, and admin password. Self-install: If you have not already done so before arriving on campus, please visit our IT client installer page to install Scripps resources on your […]

Added: August 23, 2017

Portal Course Search Has Been Updated

Find classes quicker! Portal Course Search has been updated with a PERM counter in the search results which allows you to find classes quicker. Go take a look!

Added: August 18, 2017

Update – FAKE – Health Concern email – Don’t click on link

Do not click on the Health Concern email. It is a phishing attempt (wants to get your email account/password). Disclosing this information will compromise your email account. If you’ve clicked on the link and provided your account name/password, immediately call the help desk so we can change your password. Scripps Help Desk: 909-607-3406

Added: June 27, 2017

Welcome our new IT Team member Adam Carter!

Dear members of the Scripps community, Please join us in welcoming Adam Carter, our new User Support / Application Specialist for the Information Technology Department. Adam’s office is located in Steele Hall, Room 10. Adam has been doing what he loves professionally for over 15 years in the Information Technology industry.  His passion for technology […]

Added: June 6, 2017

Welcome our new IT team member, Chris Eagerton!

Dear members of the Scripps Community, Please join us in welcoming Christopher Eagerton, our new User Support / Application Specialist for the Information Technology Department.  Christopher’s office is located in Steele Hall, Room 10. Chris started in March and already feels a deep connection with the community, he earned his Bachelors of Art degree in […]

Added: April 26, 2017

Steele 5 Software Updates

Scripps Community: Information Technology staff updated Steele 5 computer software over Winter Break.  The iMacs now run El Capitan OS, MS Office 2016 and Adobe Creative Cloud 2017.   Always feel free to contact the IT office @ (909) 607-3406 or send an email to if you have questions or need assistance. Information Technology Department

Added: February 3, 2017

Residential IT Office Hours 2/10-2/17

Students- Office hours for IT support in Frankel 91 from 2/10-2/17  are as follows:   Date  Morning Hours Afternoon Hours 2/10 Friday 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm 2/13 Monday 11:00 am – 1:00 pm 2/15 Wednesday 11:00 am – 12:30 pm 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm 2/17 Friday 11:30 am – 1:00 pm 3:00 pm – 5:00 […]

Added: February 3, 2017

Information Technology hosting Scripps Tea 9/21

Come ask IT about… BOX Tech Questions Services offered Intern opportunities

Added: September 14, 2016

IT New Student Orientation Training

Every year to welcome new students and prepare their computers for their time at Scripps, the Information Technology Department trains current Scripps students in a 2-day training, it is a lot of work and a lot of fun!   2016 IT New Student Orientation Team   If you are interested in becoming part of the IT Orientation Team, please […]

Added: August 25, 2016

Instructional Technologist and Faculty Supervisor for IT-FITS

Colleagues, As many of you know, Jennifer Wood served as our Instructional Technologist and Faculty Supervisor for IT-FITS for the past 3 years.  A huge thank you to Jennifer for her willingness to take on this role and for the extremely effective job she did. We are fortunate to have Nancy Macko agree to serve […]

Added: July 27, 2016

Office 365 – Password self-service

Distribution Scripps Community A new self-service password recovery safeguard for the Office 365 (Email) system was activated today. When authenticating to the web-based Outlook email, you may be prompted to configure a backup email address, phone number, and/or security questions. Once configured, this new feature provides a convenient self-service password reset/recovery in the event you’ve […]

Added: July 5, 2016