Elon University is a community dedicated to the intellectual, personal, and spiritual growth of all of its members, especially its students. Technology contributes to these goals. However, it also brings unprecedented vulnerability to individuals and our larger community. We must recognize the effect our individual actions have on the larger community.
Information Technology offers services and educational resources to help users make smart decisions about their use of technology.
Use the Quick Links to learn about the things you can do to protect yourself and others.
Watch this short video about cyber security awareness produced by Nathan Krochman of Grand Valley State University for an overview of viruses, spyware, and identity theft.
These organizations are here to keep you safe online.
History of Technology Ethics and Personal Responsibility at Elon
In the spring of 2006, a task force of students, faculty, and staff developed a [values statement regarding the use of technology|Security & Safe Computing - General Information^TEPRReport.pdf]. The Technology Ethics and Personal Responsibility Campaign was launched.