Minerva/ Banner/ uApply monthly downtime for September


Minerva, Banner and uApply (the Graduate Admissions System) will be unavailable from Saturday, September 22 at 10 pm to Sunday, September 23 at 12 pm noon, during scheduled monthly maintenance....

Phishing scam: "Email Update!"

Published: 12Sep2017

There is a phishing email targeting the McGill community, with the subject "Email Update!" and signature "@Office.365 Email! member services". The message asks recipients to stop the process of...

RESOLVED: Phone issues and power outage affecting some McGill buildings

Published: 11Sep2017

The phone issue and power outage was resolved at around 2:00 pm, September 11, 2017....

Phishing scams based on document sharing: "Shared An Important Documentation (PREVIEW)"

Published: 8Sep2017

A recent batch of phishing scams prey on people who share documents through collaboration tools such as Office 365's OneDrive, D2, DropBox and others. One reported recently contains the subject ...

Free Pizza for Focus Group Participants


IT Services is conducting a focus group workshop to gain a better understanding of why people visit the IT Services website and we want your input!...

myCourses enrolments: Delays due to high volume

Published: 6Sep2017

Due to the current high volume of course enrolments (adds/drops), it may take up to an hour for a course registration in Minerva to appear in myCourses. Please allow this delay before advising the...

Phishing scam: "Notification: You have a new message!"

Published: 5Sep2017

There is a phishing email targeting the McGill community, with the subject "Notification: You have a new message!" and signature "Accounts Team". The message asks the recipient to confirm a request...

Phishing scam: "RE: Agreement with Folder Share"

Published: 30Aug2017

Yet another phishing scam targeting the McGill community, during the start of term. The subject of this email is "RE: Agreement with Folder Share", and the body contains a link to OPEN FOLDER.  See...

Phishing scam with multiple subjects and senders: "Validate Your McGill Account" & "Important Alert"

Published: 24Aug2017

There are multiple phishing emails circulating from different senders asking users to click on a link to validate their email account. The link redirects to a fake login page. The email subjects...