Each month, the Division of IT highlights a service provided to the campus. This month’s service is:

Folder/File Encryption

 The Division of IT supports a software solution for encryption and decryption of sensitive data providing cryptographic privacy and authentication for data communication.


Faculty and staff

Service Availability

Monday-Friday, 7:30am-6:30pm, closed weekends and University Holidays

IT’s Role

Purchase and maintain software licenses and license agreements. Consult with clients to determine data encryption/decryption needs and use cases. Install/configure necessary software and targets for encryption/decryption. Maintain the server environment necessary to support the encryption/decryption solution.


Contact the IT Help Desk
Monday-Friday, 7:30a.m.-6:30 p.m.
Closed weekends and university holidays
Call: 227-7487 or 866-928-7487 (toll free)
E-mail: ithelp@wcu.edu
Log in: Online Help Desk/IT Self-Service http://help.wcu.edu/

 Visit the Technology Commons On the ground floor of Hunter Library For walk-up technology assistance for faculty, staff and students.

Charge for this Service

No charge