Working remotely

Staff are to continue working remotely

1 May 2020

While the University remains operational, members of the academic, administrative and support staff who are not already working on campus carrying out necessary functions should not report to work...

Change to VPN access

1 May 2020

The recent increase in remote-working has made it even more important to protect our infrastructure from cyber threats. Starting on Tuesday, May 5th, Two-Factor Authentication (2FA) will be...


1 May 2020

Until further instructions are communicated in the near future, regular and contractual University employees who have a valid contract after May 1, including casual and work study employees who...

Zoom security

6 Apr 2020

As Zoom usage has increased during recent weeks, so too has concern over privacy and cybersecurity. If you are using this web conferencing platform, you should read McGill IT’s article about how...

Two Factor Authentication (2FA) postponed

6 Apr 2020

Although it is important that we remain vigilant about cybersecurity practices, our current transition to remote work and learning is not without its emotional strain.

Accessibility resources for working, learning and teaching remotely

1 Apr 2020

As we move into our new remote learning and assessment environment, we know there may be questions about accessibility, whether you are a student, instructor or staff member. Here are some...

Employees: Reporting self-isolation or a COVID-19 diagnosis

31 Mar 2020

We have revised the self-declaration page for employees on the coronavirus site to make it easier for you to determine if you need to report to your supervisor or HR and what the processes are. In...

Compensation during the suspension period

26 Mar 2020

Following the Quebec government’s extension, until May 1, of the suspension period for academic activities in higher education institutions, the University will remain operational. Only necessary...


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