Technology

The Technology Department at Piedmont exhists to provide Piedmont with a strong, secure information technology infrastructure and provide Piedmont students, faculty, and staff with technical support. We desire to enable and encourage the effective use of technology in the pursuit of Biblical education. 

Contact InformationPhoto
Snider, Dr. Rick

Director of Technology, Adjunct Professor of Bible and Theology

336.714.7932
Office: Stevens Hall 108
sniderr@piedmontu.edu

Day, Mr. Matthew

Technology Specialist

336.714.7931
Office: Stevens Hall 106
daymr@piedmontu.edu

  • PIUNET. Piedmont’s secure file and print server network.  Using password-protected access, PIU provides each student, staff, or faculty member with a secure network account, which may be used for network storage and printing.
  • E-Mail. Piedmont provides each student, staff, and faculty member with a PIU email address.  Email access is available from any internet-capable device, using a web interface called MyPIU.
  • Google Apps. Students, staff, and faculty members now have free access to Google Apps for Education. Click here to learn more.
  • Office 365. Students, staff, and faculty members now have free access to Microsoft Office 365. You are now able to install Office 365 on up to 5 PCs or Macs, as well as mobile devices, including Windows Mobile, Apple IOS, and Android. Click here to learn more.
  • Wireless network access.  Wireless access points have been deployed around campus, enabling wireless PIUNET and/or internet access throughout the entire campus (including the library, student center, and dormitories).
  • Internet in the dormitories.  Each dormitory room has two Ethernet ports allowing both occupants of a room to connect their personal computers to the PIUNET.
  • Student Center.  The Student Center offers both wireless network access, as well as four computers for PIUNET and/or internet access.
  • Network Printing.  Network printers are available to staff and faculty throughout the PIUNET.  Network printers have also been placed in the the Library and Student Center for student use.
If you need help

If you need help with technology, please submit a request help ticket at techhelp@piedmontu.edu and we will assign help for you in a timely manner.