Common Student Questions

How do I register my game console or other device without a web browser (TV, Apple TV, etc) on the Taylor University network?

To register your game console or other device without a web browser on the Taylor University network: Open a browser on your computer or mobile device. Go to https://packetfence.campus.tayloru.edu.  Once you log in, you will see all of the devices you currently have registered on the Taylor U...

My account shows I have enough money to print, but WebPrint tells me I do not.

If your balance is surrounded by parentheses ( ) this means that the balance is negative and you will need to add money to your account online using a credit card by logging into the following link:https://print.campus.tayloru.edu:9192/app?service=page/ExtnTouchNet

What kind of personal computer should I purchase to use at Taylor University?

You can find a personal computer purchasing guide prepared for students, faculty, and staff by Information Technology at Taylor University at this link. This is a general guide for personal purchases, not for official university purchases for faculty/staff.What kind of computer should I purchase ...

Where can I print or make copies as a student?

Students have multiple options for printing and copying on the Taylor University campus. Personal Printers Students may bring their own printers to the residence halls and apartments. IT discourages the use of wireless printers as they can cause interference with other wireless devices. If you ha...

How do I access the Taylor University wireless network as a student?

Taylor University requires all devices to register with the network in order to use online resources. There are two separate wireless networks. Students with a Taylor username and password should connect to Taylor University.  First, connect your device to the Taylor University wireless network....

How to Request a Network Port Activation

All academic, administrative, and residential buildings on campus should have good wireless coverage. However, sometimes you may find you need a wired network port to plug in your computer, game console, or television. All residence hall rooms, classrooms, and most offices around campus should ha...

How do I release a print job sent to CampusSecurePrint on a Konica MFP?

If you have submitted a print job to the CampusSecurePrint queue or wish to make copies or scan a document at a Konica MFP, then... Walk up to a Konica MFP available to you.  Swipe your Taylor University ID Card (or Log In with your PaperCut ID). * If you do not remember your PaperCut ID, you ca...

Information Technology Checklist for New Students and Parents

For information before coming to Taylor, see our main website here for new student tech guide.Continue below for help in setting up your account accessHave this information before you begin Student ID Number Taylor University Email Address and Password Parent or Guardian Email Address H...

How do I scan a document from a Konica MFP?

You can scan a document using a Konica multifunction printer and have the file sent directly to your email or OneDrive storage. To do so, follow these steps: Walk up to a Konica MFP available to you. Swipe your Taylor University ID Card (or Log In with your PaperCut ID). * If you do not remember...

How to set up OneDrive

Your Taylor University Microsoft 365 account includes 5 terabytes of storage on OneDrive, a cloud file synchronization service. This storage can be used for individual storage needs, sharing files, and collaboration within Microsoft 365.Please follow this guide to set up your OneDrive account on ...

How to Log into Single Sign-On

Taylor University offers a variety of online resources, such as Blackboard, Portal, and Office 365. To prevent our users from needing to keep track of multiple usernames and passwords for those services, we provide a single sign-on page that allows access to those services using your university a...

Checking Network Registration Status

If you are unsure whether your device is registered on Taylor's network, follow the steps below to check your current status: Connect to desired network (wired or wireless) Open a web browser (i.e. Chrome, Safari, Edge) Navigate to https://packetfence.campus.tayloru.edu On this page you will...

How to register devices that have Covenant Eyes installed?

As of Spring 2022 we have been able to successfully allow use of Covenant Eyes on our network. The one caveat we have found is that devices aren't able to be registered with the standard process. Instead, please do the following: Locate MAC address of the device with Covenant Eyes installed(How...

How to add your Taylor University email account to Apple Devices (iPhone, iPad, etc.)

After Office 365 Migration or have an Office 365 Mailbox:Note: The directions below are regarding the default mail application and not the Outlook Application.  If you are looking for directions on how to Add your Taylor Mailbox to Outlook on Apple Devices - Click Here How to add your Taylor Uni...

How do I install/download Microsoft Software Applications? (Office 365)

Office 365 Software Applications Checking the Version of your Computer (Windows PC Only) Please check the version of the computer before doing this step.  On the Task Bar at the bottom, you will see a magnifying glass. Search About Your PC Scroll down to Windows specifications Look at th...

PointSolutions (Formerly TurningPoint) Registration:

Follow these instructions to register with PointSolutions OR to verify your subscription status: Log into your Bb course and click on the Tools link on the left Scroll down and click (see picture below): New users: Click Get Started Here at the bottom of the page right next to “Don’t...

Accessing an Unofficial Transcript (Current Students)

Students who are currently enrolled in classes can access an unofficial academic transcription by logging into myTAYLOR. Once you are logged in, TOWER will use your current credentials and you shouldn't be prompted to enter a user ID or PIN.Here are the steps for accessing an unofficial academic ...

11x17 Printing - Zondervan Library

11 x 17 Printing - IT Helpdesk (Zondervan Library) Log into a Taylor-owned HP computer (in the Zondervan Library) with your Taylor Credentials  Open your document in the software application, e.g., Word or Adobe  For Word: Go to File Tab on the top left corner  For Adobe: Click Print Cli...