Department of Computer Science Secure Services


Change your Computer Science password. You can use your Hyperion/URegina user ID and Password to authenticate your request, if you have forgotten your Computer Science password.


An ever growing selection of Microsoft® Operating Systems, Programming Languages, and Developer Tools. Available for download, without cost, to students registered in a Science or Engineering class. These are full versions of Microsoft® software, with licenses. The licenses are not time-limited. Once downloaded, you may use this software forever, for any not-commercial use.

Global MySQL

Create and manage multiple MySQL Databases for your Computer Science account. These databases are created on and can be used via any Computer Science system.

MySQL on Webdev

Create and manage your MySQL database on the webdev system. This database is created on and accessed locally by the webdev system.


Computer Usage Policies

Appropriate Use of Computers in Computer Science

The Department endeavours to provide and maintain computing resources for graduate and undergraduate students in various labs and offices. Equipment problems should be reported to so that our technicians can implement repairs. Use this email also if you have system problems with Unix machines.

The computer facilities in the Department of Computer Science are provided for use in research and teaching only. Their use is governed by Canadian Law, University policy (including sexual harassment policy) and the Human Rights code. Individual users are responsible for compliance with these laws/policies. Users are expected to respect the privacy of other users. Tampering or monitoring of user or system data on computers or networks is unacceptable.

Users violating use policies, applicable law and policies, or privacy guidelines will lose computer privileges.