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PAWS Web Portal

  • Service available to: Faculty, Staff, Students, Researchers, Retirees, Alumni
  • Themes: Communication, Teaching and Learning
  • Service Category: Communication and Collaboration
  • Service Areas: Content and Collaboration, Communication and Conferencing

Description of Service

This service provides students, faculty, staff, alumni and other members of the university community with web-based access to a range personalized, role-based, and internally-focussed content in support of their teaching, learning, research, and/or employment needs.

Through PAWS the university community has access to personalized and role-based:

  • Academic information and services such as course tools, weekly class schedule, registration, tuition and fees, textbooks, grades, transcripts, T2202As and printing.
  • Communication services such as email, calendar, university announcements, and web conferencing.
  • Administrative services such as ConnectionPoint, UniFi Self-Service, UnivRS, facilities requests, concur travel and request, and textbook requisitions.
  • Employment information such as time reporting, online paycheques, T4s, and professional funds.

PAWS also provides a consistent content delivery tool for official role-based communication to targeted audiences (e.g. all students, all employees, college-based groups, etc.).


Log in to PAWS using your NSID and password to access personalized and role-based services.

To find new services that you need, use the Search PAWS box at the top or visit Apps and Services and scroll through the channels.

Request support from IT Support Services using the following methods:

Availability of Support

Core Hours: 8:00 am–5:00 pm Monday to Friday
After Hours: N/A

Service Standards

  • Service levels and support commitments are outlined in the ICT Core Services Service Level Agreement.
  • PAWS has monthly planned system downtimes and notice is provided in advance.
  • Some services accessible through PAWS, may have different system downtimes.

Service Exclusions, Limitations, and Restrictions

  • The nature of services that an individual has access to will vary depending on their role and relationship with the university.  

Service Charges

  • There are no charges associated with using the PAWS web portal.

Related Terms

Announcements, Bulletins, Channel, IUsask, Intranet, PAWS, Portal