Campus Technology

Information Technology at UVF

Students at the University of Valley Forge are connected. You have ready access to the kind of technology expected at much larger colleges with our updated, campus-wide network and reliable 300Mbps Internet connection. Each living space on campus is also equipped with a wired network port to reach the same resources while physically connected. There are more than 200 wireless access points around campus so you can reach network resources and surf the Internet.

Computer Labs

Are there computer labs available on campus?
Four computer labs are available on campus for students:

  • Computer Mall – Dell desktops with Windows
  • Digital Audio Suite – 21” IMacs with Mac OS X and instrumentation inputs
  • Production Lab – 21” iMacs with Mac OS X
  • Video Instruction Lab – 27” iMacs with Mac OS X and upgraded hardware designed to to run the latest video editing software


Once you are accepted to UVF, you will automatically receive a student email account that you can access anywhere.

When you graduate, you keep your email account so you will never miss future news and events and you will have a great way to keep in touch.


myVALLEYFORGE ( - A one-stop portal for students to register for and add/drop courses, view course schedules, view housing assignments, view student account statements, make payments online and access to research databases. UVF's Learning Management System (LMS), eLearning is also integrated with and accessed through myVALLEYFORGE. The LMS provides access to student courses, including course work, announcements, grades, quizzes and tests and provides interaction between faculty and students outside of the classroom.

Integrated Library System
Symphony ( - A state-of-the-art library information system is available to search the Storms Research Center's library holding. This system also provides a web-based interface for searching. In addition, you have access to a "My Account" feature that allows you to request an item, change contact information and view the items that are currently checked out on your account.

Internet Use Policy

Internet use is monitored and filtered to help ensure that Internet use remains within UVF’s guidelines for acceptable usage and to protect the university from illegal and objectionable material.


UVF provides telephone service in each residence hall as part of the student service fee. Telephone service is provided as follows:

  • Each living space is equipped with a phone jack that can be activated to allow on campus, emergency, local and toll free calling. Contact the Help Desk at for assistance.
  • Long distance phone calls can be made by using a pre-paid calling card with a toll free number. Toll free numbers with the prefixes: 800, 866, 877, 888 may be used.
  • Phone numbers are assigned upon activation. When students change rooms, they will use the phone number assigned to the new room.
  • In living spaces with more than one person, phone jacks are shared by all students in that room.
  • Voice mail is not available.
  • Students must supply their own phone and/or answering machine.
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