Rules and Regulations

IT Information Security Policy

The IT Information Security Policy outlines what Aston staff and students need to know about the management and security of information and information systems. It applies to all users of any university owned networks, computers or mobile devices, and to anyone using mobile devices of their own to connect to those systems. A PDF version can also be downloaded from here 

Acceptable Use Policy

The Acceptable Use Policy defines what, as a user is permitted in terms of using Aston University services or equipment.

Monitoring Policy

Aston University Monitoring Policy statement on the use and monitoring of use of the University's Communications systems by staff, students and other users of Aston University services or equipment. 

Bring Your Own Device (BYOD)

Guidance on using BYOD devices.

Working Remotely

Guidance for when working away from campus.

uniCARD Rules and Regulations

Please see the uniCARD rules and regulations for details on usage.

Installing Software

Students are not allowed to install any software on University equipment.

Video Monitoring

Please be aware that CCTV recording is in operation in some of the University computer labs.

IT Helpdesk

We are here to help from 8am to 6pm Monday to Thursday and 5pm on Friday. 0121 204 3445 it_helpdesk@aston.ac.uk Twitter: @isa_helpdesk