For Faculty & Staff


Welcome to the MACU OIT for Faculty & Staff.  Below you will find information about policies, access, and recommendations related to the MACU network.  

Policies and Prodcedures
Safe Computing and Information Security
MACU Email
VPN and Remote Connection
Microsoft Home Use Program
Copyrights, P2P, and File Sharing
Education Technology

Policies and Procedures

MACU IT Policies
Anti-Virus Requirement
All staff and faculty wishing to connect their personal devices to the MACU network are required to have:
  • Anti-Virus software installed and up-to-date. 
  • Latest services packs for Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8, or a MAC with Mac OS X v10.4 or higher.
  • Up-to-date software (e.g. Flash, Java, etc.)
Routers are not allowed on the network (wired or wireless.)
Personal access points are not permitted on the network.
Peer-to-peer applications are not allowed on the network.
Mid-Atlantic Christian University filters web content.
Proxies/Anonymizers are strictly forbidden.


Click here for infomation on your MACU Email account - Email is considered an official method for communication at Mid-Atlantic Christian University. Official email communications are intended to meet the academic and administrative needs of the university. The university has the right to expect that such communications will be received and read in a timely fashion. To enable this process, the college ensures that all students and employees can be accessed through a standardized, university-issued email account.

Virtual Private Network (VPN)

Learn about MACU's VPN - Find out more about remote access.

Microsoft Home Use for Employees

Click here for complete Home Use information - Find out how you, an employee of MACU, can obtain a copy of Microsoft Office Pro 2013 (Windows) or Microsoft Office 2011 (Mac).

Copyrights, P2P, and File Sharing

Familiarize yourself with MACU's guidelines on Copyrights, P2P, and File Sharing  - MACU is committed to upholding copyrights and, whereever possible, eliminating illegal file sharing.

Education Technology

Education Technology Support and Guides - Contains information on Moodle, Techsmith Relay, Engrade, Turnitin, and more.