Google Drive Desktop Apps Have Changed

Google has announced that the Google Drive desktop apps for Windows and Mac are no longer available as of Monday, March 12. These apps have been replaced by two new apps, Backup and Sync and Drive File Stream. There are no changes to the Google Drive mobile applications at this time. What Do I Need […]

Learn More about USC Digital Initiatives

USC Digital is a multi-year project designed to promote the digital transformation of USC by providing faculty, students, and staff with world-class mobile access, online services, and software tools. You can learn more about the goals, accomplishments, and plans for each of the USC Digital initiatives on the Office of the CIO website.

Updates to USC Secure Wireless and Eduroam

On Friday, July 28, ITS performed maintenance on the USC Secure Wireless and eduroam wireless networks. As a result of this maintenance, you may see a screen asking you to accept a new security certificate.

Google Docs Phishing Warning

On May 3, a large phishing campaign launched targeting Google Docs users. Users reported receiving a phish email disguised to look like a request to view a Google Docs file.

USC Gateway for Mobile

ITS has launched a mobile app, USC Gateway for Mobile, that provides quick links to USC resources such as campus maps, the USC directory, the MyUSC portal, the schedule of classes, the tram schedule, and USC news and events. The app is available as a free download through the Apple and Google Play app stores.

New Office 365 Login and Known Issue

On Wednesday, March 22, ITS implemented a new login screen for the Office 365 Outlook Web app screen, located at At this time, some users are encountering an issue logging into Office 365 through this new page. Click the headline for information on how to correct this issue.

The USC Employee Email Policy Is Now in Effect

The 16-month email retention portion of the USC employee email policy has now gone into effect for all USC employees, emeriti, and affiliates. Due to the large number of accounts in USC’s email tenant, it may take several days for the retention rules to be applied to all accounts.