All users of the University's information technology resources must act in a responsible, ethical, professional, and legal manner. Users and system administrators must all guard against abuses that disrupt or threaten the viability of all systems, including those at the University and those on networks to which the University's systems are connected.
This policy applies to all faculty, staff and students accessing and using computing, networking, telecommunications, and other IT resources through any facility of McNeese State University. Such resources include, but are not limited to, computer and network systems, hardware, software, databases, support personnel and services, physical facilities, and data communications systems and services. In addition, the University recognizes that users are also bound by local, state, and federal laws relating to copyrights, licenses, security, and other statues relating to IT resources.