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ACCC Security's mission is to protect the UIC community from active and potential security threats.

Audience: Faculty, Staff, Students, IT

SharePoint is a tool for collaboration that helps groups of people (whether work teams or social groups) share information and work together. For example, SharePoint can help you:

  • Coordinate projects, calendars, and schedules.
  • Discuss ideas and review documents or proposals.
  • Share information and keep in touch with other people.


UIC Community can view their designated UIC site collections under one view at

Audience: IT

Bluestem is the primary single sign-on authentication method supported at UIC. Only UIC users can authenticate via Bluestem.

Shibboleth (SAML) is a framework that allows applications to connect to various authentication services on the Internet (including UIC's Bluestem SSO). Shibboleth can be used to allow access to your application from any Organization on the Internet that supports SAML. Conversely, it can also be used to allow UIC users access to third party applications (that support SAML) using their UIC credentials. Note that such third party applications must be registered with the InCommon Federation:

For more information regarding the yearly InCommon Federation fee structure see (sponsored partners).

Shibboleth Discovery Service - A discovery service is a web page that asks you to select your institution, after which you are redirected to that institution's authentication service. The discovery service for (hosted by for instance asks you to select one of UIUC, UIC, or UIS. If you misclicked and selected the wrong institution you can reset your selection for the discovery service by going to this link:

Audience: IT

A server certificate is needed to enable secure-socket layer (SSL) operation on a server (typically a web server) which verifies the server's identity to clients (typically web browsers). To avoid warning dialogs issued by web browsers, the certificate must be digitally signed by a trusted third party, a Certificate Authority (CA) such as Comodo, VeriSign, or Thawte, whose signatures are recognized by the browser. 

Audience: Faculty, Staff

ACCC maintains and operates the StarTel campus-wide public security system. The system is best identified as the 8-foot, blue-light bollards or posts located throughout the public walkways on the East and West campus. StarTel units offer direct access to the UIC Police Department; press the red call button to call for assistance.


Statistical consulting includes technical advice to the UIC community for statistical applications sold by ACCC. We make certain that you are able to run your statistical software.

Audience: Faculty, Staff, Students

The ACCC offers a set of tools that users can use to securely store files online.  Using these tools files are available both on and off campus.  

Audience: Faculty, Staff, Students, IT
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Qualtrics is a sophisticated, easy to use web-based service for creating, publishing, and analyzing survey data. Qualtrics offers advanced options and is highly customizable.

Audience: Faculty, Staff, Students, IT, ACCC