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Berkeley IT provides a wide range of technology-based services to assist instructors and students with instruction and learning. A variety of classroom technology, equipment, and support is offered to faculty and students in learning environments and facilities across campus from the Research, Teaching, and Learning (RTL) department. Visit the RTL website to learn more about all the services and programs they offer to instructors. RTL also manages the Center for Teaching and Learning to partner with campus educators -- including faculty, students, and staff -- to inspire, enrich, and innovate Berkeley's collective teaching and learning community.

Support for Instructors

RTL's Keep Teaching webpage is the best source for updates, resources, and information. Instructors experiencing classroom support issues that need immediate attention, please get in touch with the Classroom Helpdesk:

  • Live chat support: click on the "Chat With Us" bubble on the lower right side of the RTL website
  • By phone: 510-643-8637.
  • For non-urgent issues and questions, contact us via email: classroomav@berkeley.edu.

Academic Innovation Studio

The Academic Innovation Studio (AIS) brings together faculty, researchers, graduate student instructors, and service providers to inspire and support experimentation, connect people, and share ideas. Part of Research, Teaching, and Learning (RTL) in the Division of the Vice Provost for Undergraduate Education, the AIS serves instructors and researchers across the entire campus community.

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CalCentral simplifies and unifies the online experience for students, faculty, and staff at UC Berkeley. Whether you are a student enrolling in classes, an instructor checking your class roster, or an advisor assisting a student, CalCentral delivers information from multiple campus systems to a personalized, mobile-friendly dashboard.

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Gartner Campus Access

The Gartner Campus Access program provides faculty, students, and staff free, unlimited, 24/7 access to the authoritative Gartner research library which helps translate complex IT issues into comprehensive advice and meaningful analysis. Gartner is the global leader in providing accurate and current research for the IT industry. We have set up a portal where you can log in with your existing credentials and gain access to current research, analytics and insights that are accurate, impartial, and consistent.

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Student Information Systems (SIS)/Berkeley Campus Solutions (BCS)

UC Berkeley’s Student Information Systems (SIS) provides a single, easy-to-use point of access to all student information: admissions, financial aid, registration, enrollment, course management, advising, billing and payment, records, and more. SIS, also known as Berkeley Campus Solutions (BCS), provides tools and functionality that support the academic experience and helps cultivate a rewarding work environment for staff that is less transactional and more service-oriented. Built on Oracle Campus Solutions software, SIS is an integrated set of best-of-breed tools, technology and processes...
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