Working from home or off campus

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Your files

There are three different ways that you can access your files from off campus. Take a look and see which is best for you.

> Accessing your files

Gmail on a laptop


Get your email and calendar from any computer through MUSE or by setting up software on your computer or mobile device.

> About Email

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Online services

You can access all of our online services from off campus through MUSE. But a few staff systems will require a VPN connection.

> What needs VPN

Students looking at work on paper


From your home computer you can print to staff and student printers at the University. All you need to do is install our printers and connect to our Virtual Private Network (VPN)

> Printing
> Set up VPN

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You should ensure you home computer is secure, and you should understand the policy regarding University data held off-campus.

> Personal information off campus
> Computer security

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Help and support

Our Helpdesk supports staff and students working away from the University between 8am - 5pm Monday to Friday. You can can get help by phone, email or 24/7 by using our self service facility in MUSE. 

> IT Support