Finding Remote Learners in my.SMU

Remote Learner Example ImageOIT recently partnered with Enrollment Services to provide faculty with several enhancements in my.SMU to display students who are taking classes remotely. This information can be accessed in several places within my.SMU.

Viewing Remote Students through Positive Student Indicators

When viewing a student from the Faculty/Advisor Center, a positive service indicator will display for those students that will be studying remotely. Once you have found the student, click the General Info tab to see if “Remote Instruction Approved” has been added to their record. Continue reading Finding Remote Learners in my.SMU

Improved Degree Progress Information Coming to my.SMU

Screenshot of Academic Prograss tile in my.SMUEffective May 1, 2020,  new features are being added to your student self-service page in my.SMU to provide you with more insight into your academic progress no matter where you are. These enhancements are available on both desktops and mobile devices. Here’s a quick overview of what you get.

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Duo Security Coming to my.SMU for Sponsored Accounts

DuoOn Thursday, June 27, 2019, OIT will implement two-factor authentication for all SMU sponsored accounts accessing my.SMU. This change includes Kelly Services employees, sponsored instructors, and student worker W Accounts. Two-factor authentication utilizes a solution from Duo Security called Duo Mobile. Continue reading Duo Security Coming to my.SMU for Sponsored Accounts

Let Your Mouse do the Walking: Internal Employee Directory Now Online

Old SMU 2016–2017 Directory CoverAh, the yellow pages: that massive tome – for the metroplex, anyway – filled with business listings from construction to casting (see also: talent agencies), bakeries to basket weavers, and so on. Until recently, SMU had its own print directory, Mustang Connections sponsored by SMU Student Media, that featured listings for students, faculty, staff members, and even department information. This directory served as SMU’s own reliable “yellow pages” – even though the pages were blue or gray – for some time, but eventually, technology innovations and environmental concerns caused SMU to move on.

For internal staff, we are now introducing an online directory that contains Continue reading Let Your Mouse do the Walking: Internal Employee Directory Now Online

Enroll your device with Duo before April 1 for uninterrupted access to my.SMU.

Congrats to Karlie Johnson, our final Duo Early Enroll Contest winner!

DuoThere is less than a week until OIT will implement two-factor authentication for all SMU students to certain online services. On Monday, April 1, 2019, students will need to use Duo Two-Factor Authentication to register for classes or check your grades. So don’t wait! Enroll your device today at smu.edu/duoenroll.

How to enroll your device
Start your enrollment at smu.edu/duoenroll.

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