The Information Technology division is responsible for the delivery of an effective, secure, reliable technology infrastructure and services and academic technology that enable, promote and support students, faculty and staff to achieve their goals.

Information Technology Help Center

Information Technology Services for Students

  • Microsoft Office installed on up to five personal computers for free
  • Zoom video and web conferencing
  • Portfolium electronic portfolio
  • Antivirus installation and spyware removal (Software Downloads)
  • myCSUNbox cloud file storage
  • Online training videos on a variety of topics and software (
  • General computer and technology assistance including Wi-Fi (eduroam), CSUN Gmail and CSUN user ID and password
  • CSUN mobile app (CSUN) available in the Apple App store and the Google Play store
  • Canvas
  • myCSUNsoftware (Microsoft Office, SPSS, ArcGIS and more)
  • myNorthridge Portal and SOLAR Student Center support

Information Technology Self Help

Students can obtain information on how to setup user ID and password, access the Wi-Fi network, add or drop a class, find the nearest computer lab on campus, register and check grades and much more. Types of resources available include the following:

  • Frequently asked questions about CSUN technology services
  • How-to guides
  • Software downloads and hardware discounts
  • Campus computer lab listing