As you wrap up the academic year at St. Norbert, we want to make you aware of a few of technology-related items that may need your attention. Much of this will be applicable primarily to graduating seniors, though all students may find this helpful.
As an alum of the college, your SNC Google account will remain active until Dec. 31 of your graduating class year. This includes email, calendar, drive, etc.
Take Your Data With You
Google has an article that explains how to download your data. If you do not migrate your data before Dec. 31, it will be deleted.
If you worked in a campus department this year and you created documents as part of your job, you'll want to make sure someone in that department owns the documents you created. This allows the department to continue to manage and maintain those files after you're gone. Google has an article that explains how to make someone else the owner of your file.
If you have a website on knight.domains, you will lose access to your site after graduation. If you want to keep your site, consider making a tech bar appointment and one of our consultants can show you the easiest way to move your content to another web host. All migration information can be found here.
Our Microsoft license only allows current employees and students to use Office 365. If you installed it on your computer as a student, you will need to either uninstall it, or purchase your own license. The timing isn't exact, but this change usually happens some time within 30 days after your account transitions from a student to an alum. All subsequent uses of Office documents will display a message telling you that you have only read access to your files.
If you don't want to purchase your own license, you have several options, all of which are free and will read Microsoft Office files:
If we can help you with anything else related to your computer or your account, please be sure to let us know.