UKnow: Work Anywhere is a New Tool for UK Employees Working Remotely Now

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By Executive Vice President for Finance and Administration Eric Monday

For University of Kentucky employees who are working remotely, UK is providing technology support and other advice on how to best work in the new online environment.  UK Executive Vice President for Finance and Administration Eric Monday sent the message below to employees Monday, March 23, outlining a new tool called Work Anywhere. The URL is below, and It can be accessed from UK's home page. Furthermore, for the most up-to-date information regarding UK's plans and preparedness in addressing challenges surrounding COVID-19, please visit www.uky.edu/coronavirus/.  

Dear Colleagues, Information Technology Services (ITS) and Human Resources are ready to support staff as part of UK’s move directing all employees who can work remotely, to do so, unless their supervisor indicates otherwise.   To help facilitate that move, a new website workanywhere.uky.edu with resources to establish and enhance your remote working experience has been launched. On this site you will find:

  • Software/Tools Available for Working Remotely
  • Connectivity Options
  • How to Access Your Workstation 
  • Phone Forwarding Options
  • Cybersecurity Best Practices
  • Supervisor Support for Remote Workers
  • Tips for Maintaining Your Well-Being

For 24/7 technical assistance, please contact IT Customer Services at 859-218-HELP (4357) or visit the Technology Help Center at  http://techhelpcenter.uky.edu. For assistance with non-urgent matters, email 218help@uky.edu

Eric Monday