All incoming HBA students are required to have a laptop computer. Below you will find key information on wireless internet, printing, Apple computers and more. The HBA Program Office will be sending your personal Ivey username and password prior to your arrival.
A new laptop is recommended but most laptops purchased after 2013 will be sufficient. Both Apple and Windows computers are supported, however it is recommended you have an English version of your Operating System installed.
There are applications used during the HBA Program that only run on Windows and that are only supported on Windows. Ivey will assist you to install a legally purchased copy of Windows 10 using Oracle VirtualBox software for students to run Windows virtually on your Apple computer. Please visit us for more information. Ivey offers Windows for free through the Microsoft Imagine Premium program (formerly called Microsoft DreamSpark).
Please note: There are Microsoft Office add-ins used in the HBA Program that only provide full functionality on the Windows version of Office. Although there may be Office add-ins available for Office for Mac 2011 and Office for Mac 2016, their functionality may be limited.
Western provides Microsoft Office for students for FREE by going to http://myoffice.uwo.ca. You will need to login using your Western username/password.
You may install Microsoft Office on 10 devices and you may manage your devices on the Western MyOffice website.
- Windows Users: It is recommended you install Microsoft Office 2016. You may download Office 2013 Professional Plus from Western's MyOffice site (http://myoffice.uwo.ca).
- Support Article: Installing Data Analysis Toolpak and Solver for Excel 2016
- Mac OS X Users: It is required that you install Windows on your Mac and install Office for Windows.
- Support Article: Installing Solver for Office for Mac 2011
It is recommended you run Windows 7, 8.1 or 10 on your PC or Mac OS X 10.11 (El Capitan) on your Apple computer. Beta versions of Windows and Mac OS X are not supported (eg. MacOS Sierra).
A full version of antivirus with auto update enabled should be installed on your laptop.
TO DO BEFORE YOU ARRIVE:
Accessing Wireless Internet
Download and install the latest wireless profile for Windows before you start this Fall!
Visit https://support.ivey.ca and follow the instructions under "Getting Started” then "WiFi" for your Operating System.
Once you arrive on campus, login to uwosecure-v2 using your Ivey username and password. Be sure to include @ivey.ca.
There are 5 students printers available at the Richard Ivey Building. All 5 printers provide copy, print and scan to e-mail services. Color, hole punching, stapling and duplexing are also available on all printers.
How do I install the student printers?
While on campus wireless, visit https://support.ivey.ca and select “Student Printing Setup Information”. Follow the instructions for your Operating System at the location you would like to print at.
How do I release my print job?
After printing to the Ivey Student Printers, go to any release station in the building you are printing in. Tap your WesternONE Card or Login using your Ivey username and password, and click Print to release your jobs to the printer.
For increased privacy, you will only be able to release your print jobs.
What is my printing quota?
Your quota is $50.00 (1000 pages). Each page printed reduces your quota $0.10 (1 page double-sided is $0.10). If your quota runs out, contact the HBA Program Office. There is no cash value for your quota.
How do I check my quota, environmental impact and use Web Print?
You may visit http://printing.ivey.ca and login using your Ivey username and password.
E-mail and eZone
You may login to eZone, Wireless, Student Printing and Microsoft Imagine using your Ivey username and password, with @ivey.ca. Your Ivey LEAF address is only a forwarding address; there is no mailbox that you are able to set up. To set up your e-mail client, add your 3rd party e-mail provider account using their online documentation.
Change Your LEAF Forwarding Address: To change your forwarding address, go to http://www.ivey.uwo.ca/ezone and click “My Information” on the top menu.
Ivey Directory: You may also lookup students on eZone, by click on “Ivey Directory” on the left menu.