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About SCSU Mobile for iOS

SCSU Mobile for iOS

REQUIREMENTS

iPhone or iPod Touch with iOS7 or later.

COST

SCSU Mobile is free. 

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Release Notes

1.0 Release

  • First version release.
  • Calendar feature added.  Calendar entries pulls from calendar.SouthernCT.edu.  All entries display the title, date, location, description, and contact information.
  • Calendar entries can be shared via Message (text messaging), Mail, Twitter, and Facebook.  URL can be copied.
  • Calendar entries of current day will be displayed as "Today".
  • News feature added.  News entries pulls from News RSS feed.
  • News can be shared  via Message (text messaging), Mail, Twitter, and Facebook.  URL can be copied.
  • Map of campus added.  Rotate to switch from portrait to landscape mode.
  • Southern's official social networks added.  If you have the Facebook app or Twitter apps installed on your device, the respective apps will be opened instead of Safari.
  • Phone numbers for main contacts available for click-to-dial.
  • Directory featured added.  Directory entries pulled from main university faculty, staff, and location (departments, offices) directory.
  • Directory entries for faculty/staff display: name, title, department/office, email, phone, phone 2, and office location.
  • Directory can be searched by using the top search bar.  Searching applies to any part of the names of department/office and faculty/staff.  Click cancel to clear search and revert the directory to the original full list.
  • Directory email address will open the device's Mail app.
  • Directory phone numbers will allow you to click-to-dial that number.
  • Directory A-Z index list added on right-side of list for quick navigation.  The A-Z index list will only show letters matching the first letter displayed on the directory list.  If you use the search bar, the A-Z list will adjust itself.
  • Direct contact information for University Police and Counseling Services.  Click to dial their main phone numbers.
  • Emergency Preparedness topics added.  Information is available offline in case the device has no access to the Internet.
  • Silent Witness form added allowing you to report any suspicious activity.  The report will be sent to the University Police.
  • Shuttle Bus Tracker added.  The Shuttle Bus Tracker allows you to see in real-time where the shuttle buses are located along with the route it is on.  Routes are color-coded with red markers denoting stop points.  Live shuttles are denoted by arrows pointing in the direction it is moving in.
  • The Shuttle Bus Tracker will display your current location as a star on the map if you allow it.
  • Clicking on the bottom bar of the Shuttle Bus Tracker will you to select a route you would like to look at.  Any routes marked with an asterisk * show routes with buses currently running in that route.
  • The Shuttle Bus Tracker's Info button will open a screen to display the bus schedule along with any special dates to note.
  • Conn Hall Food Service Menu added.  The view will display the food options for the current day.
  • Dunkin' Donuts Webcam added.  Watch a live view of Dunkin' Donuts at the Adanti Student Center.  The webcam refreshes once each second.
  • Link to OWLs Mail added.  Opens OWLs mail (owls.SouthernCT.edu) in the external Safari browser.
  • Link to Blackboard Learn added.  Opens BlackBoard Mobile Learn's App Store page so you can download the app directly.
  • SCSU Mobile's main screen will change backgrounds each time you start up the app.  Four backgrounds have been preloaded.