06/10/15 Get Hurricane Prepared with Eagle Backup

    Eagle Backup, a workstation backup service, is available to all employees of the university. It provides users with an automatic backup of files in the computer’s “My Documents” folder and Outlook email. It will duplicate these files and email on your computer to a personal, secure location in the University Technology and Data Center without user intervention. In case of equipment failure or hard drive crash, your files will be recoverable. To request the service, visit For more information, visit

    AT&T Courtesy Notice

    As part of AT&T’s strategy to address growing customer demand for mobile services, AT&T expects to fully discontinue service on their 2G networks by approximately January 1, 2017.  Please review this Important Information Reminder Letter sent by AT&T for additional details.

    SOAR Maintenance Scheduled for June 4

    SOAR will be down for maintenance on Thursday, June 4, from 8 p.m. until midnight. Users will not be able to log into SOAR during this time. If you need to address an issue concerning this outage, contact the iTech Help Desk at 601.266.HELP (4357).

    05.13.15 Maintenance Scheduled for Thursday, May 14

    Routine maintenance has been scheduled for Thursday, May 14 between the hours of 9 p.m. until midnight for the following systems: SOAR, SOARFIN and SOARHR. Users will not be able to log into SOAR, SOARFIN and SOARHR during the time this scheduled downtime.

    05.11.15 Grade Menu in iSouthernMS Mobile

    iSOUTHERNMS MOBILE USERS: Please be aware that the grade menu has been temporarily disabled in the app because course evaluations must be completed first. In order to view grades, students will need to go to to complete course evaluations.

    The grade option on the mobile app will be restored on May 20 after the evaluation period is over.