Please visit software.memphis.edu and click on the TAF tab for the MOST RECENT version of this information.
All requests MUST be submitted via software.memphis.edu
Requests submitted after the deadline will be considered for the next period.
Reminders will not be sent out, please put in your request as the need arises rather
than wait for the deadline to approach.
Please direct any questions to: email@example.com
As faculty of the University of Memphis, you are eligible to request the Technology
Access Fees to make purchases.
The Tennessee Board of Regents guidelines for use of TAF funds are:
The TAF should be used by TBR institutions for direct student benefit, for items such
as new and improved high technology laboratories and classrooms, appropriate network
and software, computer and other equipment, and technological improvements that enhance
The procedure for TAF requests is as follows:
- Electronic TAF Requests are submitted via this website.
- Requests are compiled and reviewed by Information Technology.
- Requests are sent to Deans who will approve or deny them.
- Faculty are notified via email regarding a request's approval.
- ITD begins purchasing TAF requests.
TAF REQUESTING TIMELINE
Software requests may be submitted anytime but will only be reviewed according to
the schedule below.
Requests for Fall Semesters
March 8th Deadline to enter requests
March 22nd Requests submitted to deans/chairs for review
April 6th ITD to begin ordering
July 31st LSP notified of software availability
Requests for Spring Semesters
September 8th Deadline to enter requests
September 22nd Requests submitted to deans/chairs for review
October 15th ITD to begin ordering
October 15th LSP notified of software availability
**this is information as it appears on software.memphis.edu