Information Technology

Our Mission and Technology Goals

Information Technology will promote, implement and support educational technologies and environments that enhance and transform teaching, learning and collaboration.  The emphasis on mobility and access to University resources anytime and anywhere will shape the learning environment of the future.

Back Office Mission Statement:  IT exists to support the faculty and staff in their endeavors to educate and mentor the next generation of world leaders and experts while supporting and enhancing the student education experience.

Motto:  Glad to help—proud to serve!


Microsoft Office Download

Trine University provides Students, Faculty, and Staff with the full Microsoft Office 2016 Suite. You can download the software on up to five personal devices. You must log into Outlook Web Access to download the software. This link below will take you to a short video tutorial that explains how to access your Outlook Web Access email and download the software. 

Please keep in mind that when you separate from Trine University your License expires. 


Dell Discounts

Did you know that Trine University employees and students can get discounts on personal Dell purchases through the Dell Member Purchase Program?

The quickest way to shop is online at

Member ID: US119519637

Click here to see the benefits

Click here to see Dell’s current monthly deals

Minimum hardware recommendations:

Hardware recommendations

Processor:                                           i5 (or AMD equivalent) recommended

Memory (RAM):                                  8GB or more recommended

Wireless Card or Adapter:                  802.11 AC dual band required

Hard Drive:                                         128GB (Trine provides 1TB of cloud storage through Microsoft OneDrive)

Help and Support

The Trine University Help Desk serves as the primary point of contact assisting in computing and technology related needs.  The team is committed to providing high quality customer service and technical support to the Trine University community.

How to gain access to support

Help Desk representatives are available Monday - Friday from 7 am to 7 pm at 260-665-4275 or you can e-mail us at