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Computer Usage Policies

Appropriate Use of Computers in Computer Science

The Department endeavours to provide and maintain computing resources for graduate and undergraduate students in various labs and offices. Equipment problems should be reported to so that our technicians can implement repairs. Use this email also if you have system problems with Unix machines.

The computer facilities in the Department of Computer Science are provided for use in research and teaching only. Their use is governed by Canadian Law, University policy (including sexual harassment policy) and the Human Rights code. Individual users are responsible for compliance with these laws/policies. Users are expected to respect the privacy of other users. Tampering or monitoring of user or system data on computers or networks is unacceptable.

Users violating use policies, applicable law and policies, or privacy guidelines will lose computer privileges.

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