Information Security

The Division of Information Technolgy works diligently to provide secure network and technology services and to insure the confidentiality, availibility and integrity of university data.  It is important for the entire campus community to do their part to insure the integrity and security of our data and technology resources.  Please see the information below as a starting point.  

Please contact the IT Security Office at if you have any questions or concerns related to the security of our network systems and university data. 

NOTE: DoIT, or any department or function of UNCP, will NEVER ask you for your password.  If you receive an email asking you to supply or verify account credentials, please forward the email to and DO NOT respond. 


Data Privacy Information

IT Security Information

Information Technology Security Tip Series

As each installment of theIT Security Tip series is released, any expanded instructions or related materials will be posted here. 

  • Use a Password Protected Screensaver 

Identity Theft 

File Sharing / P2P


Malware / Viruses 

  • Virus Watch

Additional Resources