New Student? Start Here...

You'll find a collection of Knowledge Base articles helpful to new students here. There is also helpful information available on our Resources for Students web page at:

Articles (14)

Information Technology Q&A for New Students

An overview of IT information for incoming students

Computer Recommendations for Incoming Students

Michigan Tech IT's computer recommendations for incoming students.

Submit a Photo for Your HuskyCard

Tips for successfully submitting the photo for your HuskyCard

Getting Your First HuskyCard

HuskyCard information, including getting your first card, taking care of it, and what to do if you need a replacement

Getting Started with the Google Suite at Michigan Tech

How to access Google's G Suite Learning Center

Software Distribution Center

Download software that is licensed for use on personally-owned computers

Reservable Computer Labs

List of reservable computer labs on campus

Connecting a Device to the Residential Network (Resnet)

Wired and wireless devices in our residence halls are registered and connect through our ClearPass system

Digital Converter Box Recommendations

If your TV does not have a QAM tuner, you can purchase a digital conversion box for use with our digital cable system

Registering a Device with ClearPass

Registering a guest's device on the Michigan Tech IT network.

Cable TV Channels Available on Campus

See the cable TV channel line-up and learn how to see a program listing

Adding Husky-BW/Husky-Color Printers and Papercut to a Windows Off-domain Computer

Instructions on adding departmental printers to your Off Domain Windows computer

Managing your Michigan Tech Account at

How to manage your account information, recover your password, and update your profile

How Duo Two-Step Login works

How to add a device or use Duo Two-Step Login