Continuing this fall, the Division of IT will be offering training in Excel, Word, Outlook, Data Storage and Backup, Advanced Excel classes in Pivot Tables, Macros, and V-Lookup. This is your opportunity to increase your efficiency and productivity and save time by learning many of the features and functionalities of these programs. Get the training you need to develop basic to advanced skills that can be applied immediately to your job.

Workshops and Registration

To see a calendar of scheduled trainings or to register for a workshop, visit or:

Contact the IT Help Desk
Monday-Friday, 7:30 a.m – 6:30 p.m.
Closed weekends and university holidays
Call: 227-7487 or 866-928-7487 (toll free)
Log in: Online Help Desk/IT Self-Service
Visit the Technology Commons
On the ground floor of Hunter Library
For walk-up technology assistance for faculty, staff and students
See our hours at

Charge for this Service
No charge

Trainings are presented on WCU’s Cullowhee campus unless otherwise indicated or scheduled. Remote classes can also be scheduled. Please contact Lettie Cooper at the IT Help Desk, ext. 7487 to schedule remote classes.

Faculty and Staff with an active WCUid.

More Information
Please visit for a repository of other training types and materials available to WCU faculty, staff, and students.

Online Learning – allows you to improve software skills with self-paced, interactive, and engaging online training available anytime, anywhere.

This site is designed to help you access and take advantage of all the Microsoft E-Learning courses available to you by Western Carolina University:

  • Microsoft Office 2016 Suite, all levels
  • Microsoft Office 2013 Suite, all levels
  • Microsoft Project titles
  • SharePoint titles
  • Visio titles

To sign-in, visit select Office 365 account, and enter your WCUid and password.