ARC News & Information

For breaking news and system status about University of Toronto Enterprise Systems and Services,
please visit (and bookmark), Enterprise System Status Website (
(for information about departmentally-run services, please contact that department)

Please visit our ARC Major Projects Wiki for the latest updates on our current major projects, thank you.

Please visit the Centre for Teaching Support & Innovation’s Events Calendar (CTSI) for upcoming events related to teaching and learning.

Please visit the Centre for Research & Innovation Support’s Events Calendar (CRIS) for upcoming events related to research.

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Important Memos & Notifications

November 23, 2023: Updates to our educational JupyterHub

August 27, 2021: Changes to the University’s Plagiarism Detection Tool

August 5, 2021: Termination of Bb Collaborate Service at U of T (updated August 11, 2021)

July 26, 2021: Recording Lectures (Particularly for Teaching Accommodations)

July 16, 2021: Converting Rooms for Hybrid or Remote Meetings (aka AV Specifications for Meeting Rooms)

April 21, 2021: Bb Collaborate Recordings need to be Downloaded

April 15, 2021: New Jupyter Hub Support Site Launched (updated as needed)

January 10, 2021: Teaching Tools Criteria Checklist (for Instructors or Departments Considering Software Purchases) (CTSI)

November 12, 2020: OECM Human Generated Captioning & Transcription Services

September 7, 2020: First Week Alert – (TCards, UTORids, JOINids) (updated August 31, 2021)

August 28, 2020: Provisional Zoom Education Licenses at U of T (updated September 10, 2020)

August 20, 2020: Academic Toolbox Privacy FAQ

July 17, 2020: Plagiarism Detection Solutions Presentations

June 18, 2020: ACT Launches Search Engine Optimization Service for U of T Departments

May 28, 2020: REDCap Divisional Contacts (updated as needed)

April 16, 2020: Microsoft Teams – Resources and Best Practices (CIO)

March 30, 2020: Enterprise Video-Conferencing and Video Meeting Resources (updated August 2021)

March 14, 2020: Teaching During the COVID Epidemic – Continuity Planning (CTSI) (updated as needed)

July 2, 2019: REDCap Support Site Launched (updated as needed)

June 25, 2019: Adding New Tools to the Academic Toolbox – How It Works (updated as needed)