Approved Applications

University Computing is building an inventory of applications endorsed by the Chief Technology Officer. These applications are implemented as solutions for one or more departments.  If you have any questions about any of the listed applications, please contact the project office.

Application Notes, Key Features
Advising Application An in-house, custom-built version of the advising application developed before the PeopleSoft application was in place.
Blackboard Course management system for web-supported and fully online courses.
Blackboard Connect SMS communication system for current students
Collections Management A short term solution designed and developed using MS Access.  Access database manages the inventory of art pieces that are displayed throughout the campus.
E-commerce An in-house, custom-built system to process registrations and collect payment for events.
Everbridge SMS, voice and e-mail communication system for emergency management notification.
Faculty Research Database An in-house application to help faculty collaborate on research interests and expertise.
Food Permit Application An in-house application to facilitate the food permit process for university events.
Helios Calendar An event calendar management system supported by OmniUpdate and powered by Helios.  You can add and manage events, locations, and various reports and newsletters. Events can either be directly added by administrators or submitted by other users for approval.
IMLeagues Online intramural league registration program.
iModules Approved by UH-System; an E-mail marketing for alumni, donors, and community partners.
OPALS In-house application built to support Blackboard operations; provisioning courses for each semester, loading students and tracking course inventory.
Qualtrics Web-based survey tool
Portal Survey App (PSA) An in-house application. Allows UHCL employees to create and administer surveys
Purple Briefcase Post job postings for students, student career tools, and employer contact management
Radius A CRM product developed by Hobsons, recently acquired by Campus Management. Allows Enrollment Management Counselors (EMCs) to collaborate on enrollment cases. Includes the core product (Radius), an SMS notification (Mongoose), and an Outlook Plug-in to capture and centralize e-mail communication from any EMC.
Taskstream AMS and LAT Assessment system for business and academic performance.
Transfer Guide An in-house application built to assist potential students with determining how courses completed at other institutions will transfer to UHCL. Builds a report summarizing course equivalencies currently found in our database. Requests equivalencies for courses that have not yet been evaluated.
Unit Assessment System (UAS) An in-house application built to assist the College of Education with student academic performance
Vendini Ticketing system for the Bayou Theatre.  Allows theater to manage ticketing for theater events through the web. Patrons can purchase tickets, pick seats and pay online.
Water Logs A in-house application developed for the Environmental Institute of Houston.  Application reads creek data from sensors via satellite every hour at the 15 minute mark and displays that data in a visual graph.  Data can also be downloaded as a CSV file over specified date intervals.  
Contact
  • UCT Support Center

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    Email: supportcenter@uhcl.edu

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