Computer Security

Notification of lost or stolen computing/electronic storage devices

If device is lost or stolen on any campus of Western Michigan University, the device owner will, as soon as possible:

  1. Contact WMU public safety (269) 387-5555
  2. Contact their departmental LAN administrator (College of Arts and Sciences LAN administrator is Donald Weber)
  3. Contact department chair, director or head of office

If device is lost or stolen off-campus, the device owner will, as soon as possible: 

  1. Contact local police jurisdiction (request that local police contact WMU public safety regarding theft/loss) and WMU public safety (269) 387-5555
  2. Contact departmental LAN administrator (College of Arts and Sciences LAN administrator is Donald Weber)
  3. Contact department chair, director or head of office

Complete rules and procedures

WMU Information Security Program

It is the responsibility of all users of WMU information resources to know and abide by the rules governing information security.

WMU rules and policies

University-related computer guidelines, rules and polices

College of Arts and Sciences file server

One of the best places to keep your important and confidential files/documents is on the college file server. For questions or issues about the college file server please complete a College of Arts and Sciences technology ticket.