Teaching & Learning

Blackboard, Classrooms & AV Equipment, Computer Labs, lynda.com, UWinsite Student, mySuccess (Orbis) Portal, ARC1 Unix Server

Services (14)

Audio-Visual Equipment

University classrooms are equipped with audio-visual equipment to assist instructors with the delivery of academic materials. Faculty, staff and students can order equipment for their class or event to fulfill AV requirements for rooms without integrated media systems.

UWin Account

Your UWin Account is your personal digital identification for accessing a number of on-line services at the University of Windsor. A valid and active UWin Account is required of everyone associated with the University of Windsor who plans on using any of the IT systems and services.

UWinsite Student

Launched November 2018, UWinsite Student is the University of Windsor’s student information platform that replaced the legacy Student Information System commonly known on campus as SIS, Forte, or myUWindsor.ca. Used primarily by students, faculty and staff, UWinsite Student also serves applicants and alumni.

mySuccess (Orbis) Portal

mySuccess is the University of Windsor’s platform to support career and experiential education.

Blackboard Learn

Blackboard is the Learning Management System (LMS) that the University of Windsor supports. It is a robust system with several communication tools including Announcements, Discussions, and a Virtual Classroom called Blackboard Collaborate Ultra; multiple assessment options such as Tests and Assignments; and interactive tools including Journals, Blogs, Discussions and Wiki.

Computer Labs

I.T. Services is responsible for maintaining several computer labs across campus.

Self-directed Learning (LinkedIn Learning)

LinkedIn Learning is a leading online learning platform that helps anyone learn business, software, technology and creative skills to achieve personal and professional goals. It contains an extensive video library of engaging, top-quality courses taught by recognized industry experts

Scantron Test Scoring

The Scantron software and hardware is used for computerized test scoring. An on-line service request form must be filled out prior to coming to Operations Service Counter.

Scantron Student Evaluation of Teaching (SET)

The Scantron software and hardware is used for Student Evaluation of Teaching (SET). An on-line service request form for your departmental submission must be filled out prior to coming to Operations Service Counter.

Audio-Visual Equipment

University classrooms are equipped with audio-visual equipment to assist instructors with the delivery of academic materials. Faculty, staff and students can order equipment for their class or event to fulfill AV requirements for rooms without integrated media systems.

Academic & Research Computing (ARC1) Unix Server

The University of Windsor maintains a Unix server named ARC1 (which stands for Academic and Research Computing). It offers a number of Unix applications as well as some analytical programs.

Computer Labs

I.T. Services is responsible for maintaining several computer labs across campus.

Classroom Database

A listing of University classrooms including pictures and details on seating capacity, lighting, audio-visual equipment, and more.

uView Video Streaming

uView is a user-friendly system for uploading and sharing videos related to the University, teaching and learning, and research.