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Bronfman Building wireless maintenance Tuesday, February 23


Maintenance will be performed on the Bronfman Building wireless network on Tuesday, February 23, 2016, from 6:00 am to 8:30 am.

New version of EndNote available for Mac users

A new version of EndNote X7 for Mac is now available for download. It is compatible with Microsoft Word 2016 for Mac.

All McGill University full-time faculty, staff and students can download and install EndNote for use on their personal computers or on McGill workstations for which they have administrative rights.

To download the software, visit the IT Knowledge Base.

Published: 10Feb2016

Access to myCourses from myMcGill

For the time being, when you click on the Access myCourses link in the myMcGill portal, you have to re-enter your McGill credentials.

You can also access myCourses directly through one of the following options:

Published: 9Feb2016

McGill in Mind site unavailable Saturday, Feb. 6 from 10am to 10:30am


The McGill in Mind (MiM) site will be unavailable due to maintenance on Saturday, February 6, 2016 for approximately 30 minutes starting at 10 am.

We apologize for the inconvenience.

Interruption of McGill login services


On Sunday, February 14, from 1am to 2am, IT Services will be performing maintenance that affects McGill authentication services. During this time, you will not be able to sign into the McGill systems listed below:

New versions of Alertus software now available

If you've installed Alertus software on your laptop or computer, new versions are now available for Windows and Mac. Among other improvements, now you can see all recent alerts by right-clicking on the yellow Alertus icon in your System Tray/Menu Bar. From there, you can click to view the details of an Active Alert or any other recent alerts/messages (shown in red).

Published: 3Feb2016

myMcGill portal downtime Friday, February 5, from 8am to 10am


The myMcGill portal will be unavailable for approximately 2 hours on Friday, February 5, from 8am to 10am.

myMcGill portal downtime Friday, January 29, from 8am to 9am


The myMcGill portal will be unavailable for approximately 1 hour on Friday, January 29, from 8am to 9am.

Decommissioning of People Pages

People Pages, located at people.mcgill.ca, are slated for decommissioning by the end of May 2016. As such, any issues related to People Pages will no longer be addressed.

The replacement tool for managing biographical information is called McGill Profiles and will be available to all Site Managers shortly. For more information, see McGill Profiles - Overview

Published: 26Jan2016

Outdoor WiFi now available on downtown campus

McGill IT Services has extended the Wireless Network service to outdoor areas on the downtown campus. As of today you should be able to receive a signal near the Roddick Gates and around the intersection in front of the Three Bares statue.  Additional access points will be added in the Spring at Redpath terrace and James Sculpture Garden/James Square.

Read the recent article in the McGill Reporter ...



Published: 12Jan2016