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The Informant

The student newsletter from Educational Affairs. If you have ideas for future issues, please contact Dr. Judith Rowen jrowen@utmb.edu or Christine Ford chford@utmb.edu.

Computer & Technology

SOM Student Computer Requirements and Recommendations

Help Desk (UTMB Service Desk) (409) 772-5200
IT Service Related Problems, Email, Password Resets, Remote Access Issues (VPN), MyCitrix, iSpace

Student Desktop Support
Desktop support is provided for students on personal computers/laptops on a walk-in basis. Service is provided at the following locations during the hours designated.

Hours of Operation : Mon. - Fri. 8:00 A.M - 5:00 P.M. 
Location : 1.115 Administration Building

Blackboard (course websites)

Tegrity (recorded course presentations)


MyVPN Remote Access


iSpace (Xythos) iSpace is a collaborative resource for file storage and sharing for students, faculty, and staff at The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston (UTMB). You can use iSpace to store copies of important documents such as notes, assignments, research papers, e-learning materials, graphics, joint projects, etc. and have these files available anywhere you have an Internet connection and a Web browser.

Moody Medical Library

Quick Contacts

  • UTMB Registrar
    (409) 772-1215

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