Resources & Systems

Advancement Systems
In developing and supporting a culture of philanthropy, ITS provides critical services and systems to maintain information about alumni, donors, and activities related to university development.

Arts & Sciences Technology Center
The Arts & Science Technology Center provides computer technology needed in classrooms, department labs, and offices for the College of Arts and Sciences.

Baylor OsoMobile
Use your smartphone to connect to the most commonly referenced information about Baylor.

Bearhaus
Bearhaus is Baylor University's online data warehouse. It contains direct access to integrated data taken from multiple sources and stored in one location. Bearhaus is maintained by the Office of Institutional Research and Testing (IRT), part of Information Technology Services.

BearQuest
BearQuest is the University's resource and allocation request system. Use BearQuest to submit a personnel request or to request additional funds over and above what is currently in your departmental budget.

Bearspace
BearSpace is a network file storage system provided by the Electronic Library Client Services and Information Technology Services (ITS) to students, faculty and staff. BearSpace provides 100 megabytes of disk space per person and allows an individual to store copies of important documents such as homework, notes, papers, and graphics on a system that is accessible from anywhere on the Internet.

Blackboard
Blackboard is the university's online course management system. ITS Internet Services supports the underlying servers as well as the Blackboard application, building blocks and integration with other systems. The Electronic Library provide support to students and faculty members in the use of Blackboard.

Box
Box provides faculty, staff and students with secure storage of files that includes mobile access. Online workspaces can be easily setup for collaboration and file sharing, with the ability to designate different levels of access.

Canvas

Casey Computer Center
The Casey Computer Center was created in 1962 through the generosity of Mr. and Mrs. Carl Casey who provided the original equipment. Since that time the computer center has provided excellent service and state-of-the-art equipment for students, faculty and staff in the Hankamer School of Business.

Computing Facilities
Baylor provides students with convenient access to computers in a variety of locations on campus. General access computer facilities (including some 24 hour locations), walk-up kiosks, and departmental computer facilities combined offer students over 1600 desktops and laptops for use.

Crystal Reports
Crystal Reports is the campus standard for report and data file generation against university information systems.

Custom Application Development
Some of Baylor's most used and most impressive systems have been written by one or more of the groups within the ITS division.

Departmental Technology Support
ITS supports departments that have a requirement to purchase a software system that is unique for that area.

Digital Signage
Root page for information about Baylor's deployment of our Four Winds Interactive-based digital signage solution.

Document Library
Find documentation for many of the systems that ITS supports.

Email
Find information about Outlook, Spam, Public Folders, training and more.

Financial Systems
The enterprise information systems that support the financial areas of the University are the Oracle PeopleSoft Financials System (TRAX) for general ledger, requisitions, purchase orders, and budget inquiry and the Longview Khalix System for planning, forecasting, and budget preparation.

Forms Library
List of forms used by ITS

Gartner Resources
Home page for description of Baylor access to Gartner resources.

Human Resources Systems
The University's human resource functions (employment, payroll, HR services, compensation and benefits, budgeting, and position control) are supported by and based on the SunGard Banner Human Resources System.

ID Card System
Baylor University runs the CBORD Gold ID system for campus ID cards, door access, and declining balance functionality.

In Home Computer Service
List of outside vendors for home computer service.

Institutional Research & Testing
The primary mission of Institutional Research & Testing is to conduct research in order to provide information which supports institutional planning, policy information, and decision making.

Requests for Technology Systems
This page describes the process for campus areas that want to purchase and/or license software, hardware, or IT services.

ResTech
Residential Technology provides computer network connections and cable television services within Baylor's residence halls.

Student Related Systems
Information about and for students are at the heart of the information systems supported at Baylor.

Teaching & Research Resources
The Electronic Library's Resources and Collection Management Services Unit provides to library staff and clients with BEARdocs, electronic resources, Refworks, TurnItIn, seminars, copyright questions, BearCat, electronic resources, technology purchasing, teleconferences, webinars, digitization project consultation, database development, and more.

Technology for Faculty
The Electronic Library provides teaching, technology, and research resources for faculty.

Technology for Students
The Electronic Library provides academic technology support and sevices for students. Public-access computers, student tech support, and print management are a few of the services we provide.

Technology Procurement
The Technology Procurement office facilitates the purchase of computers, printers, and other technology for departments as well as faculty, staff, and students.

Website Support
The web is a critical component in Baylor's marketing, communication, and information systems efforts. ITS provides significant support for a wide range of these efforts.