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Network & Computing Services


Network & Computing offers the following services to BHSU to students, faculty and staff:

  • Email
    You may check your email via Outlook, on your office computer, or you may use Outlook Web Access from any computer with Internet access. The Black Hills State University email system is protected from virus/worms/spam/and other potentially dangerous electronic communications. Find out more about email access and email lists you can subscribe to from BHSU so you can keep up with your favorite groups, organizations or sports. Read more...
  • Network
    The Academic Network consists of computer labs, classrooms, research facilities, training labs, and other areas where students and computing technology come together. Get wired in or connect wirelessly at BHSU. If you're on campus, ResNet (Residential Computing Services) is a residence-wide computer network that provides access to university resources and the Internet throughout the residence halls. Read more...
  • L Drive
    Black Hills State University offers access to your L Drive files from any computer with an internet connection, on or off campus! The L Drive provides access to files to both faculty and students. An L Drive folder is given per the request of your faculty and is limited to class use. Read more...
  • Mobile Printing
    NCS offers printing services in the form of Mobile Printing using software called Uniprint. BHSU students, faculty, and staff can have consistently fast, reliable and seamless printing from anywhere, anytime, to select campus printers. Read more...
  • Software
    Network and Computing provides a large variety of software and applications, designed to assist faculty, staff, and students in meeting their specific needs. From downloads like Adobe Acrobat Reader to Symantec Anti-Virus available to all students and staff, BHSU offers a wide variety of software and applications. Read more...


Contact NCS

Fred Nelson
NCS Director

Fred Nelson
Office: L007A
Phone: 605.642.6848

Office Hours:
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Monday - Friday

Library Basement Room 006

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Black Hills State University


Information & Instructional Technology Services
E.Y. Berry Library Room 007
Black Hills State University
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM M-F
IITS Office: 605.642.6020
IITS Help Desk: 605.642.6580

Helpful Hints

Get instructions and helpful tips on how to use your BHSU email (Outlook Web Access).

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About Us

NCS provides computer/network technical support for faculty, staff, and students for all university related business. NCS maintains faculty and staff computers for office use, as well as student use lab computers. NCS does not work on personal computers, and assumes no responsibility for such items.

Network and Computer Services (NCS) is committed to delivering secure, responsive, high-quality, customer-oriented services and support that foster a productive academic and research environment for the students, faculty and staff at Black Hills State University.

NCS achieves this mission by incorporating innovative technology products from the private sector with the highest-quality products and services developed internally. This cost-effective and balanced partnership helps to ensure that the University continues to enjoy a solid technological infrastructure, reliable critical services and customer-focused support systems to meet needs of today and tomorrow.

To find out how we can help you, contact one of our friendly staff...