Arts Computing Office home

The Arts Computing Office (ACO) provides students, faculty, and staff within the Faculty of Arts with computing accounts, computer lab and printing access, technical support, and more!

ACO offices are in the Psychology-Anthropology-Sociology building (PAS).

Need computing help?

Visit the ACO Help Desk in PAS 1077
Hours: Monday-Friday: 8:30am-4:30pm
Call: 519-888-4567 x 33190

Need help after ​hours?

Visit the Davis Centre Library Service Desk
Mon-Fri: 8:30am-8:30pm
Sat-Sun: 12:30pm-8:30pm
519-888-4567 x 31764


Visit the Dana Porter Library Service Desk
Sat-Sun: 12:30pm-8:30pm
519-888-4567 x 38961

  1. Sep. 18, 2019[Isthd] Scantron multiple-choice exam processing replacement coming soon – Sept 17

    What is happening?In November 2018, the Exam Management, Assessment and Processing Evaluation project team began investigations into the replacement of the existing exam scanning service, Scantron.

  2. Sep. 12, 2019[Isthd] Activation of employee Microsoft Office 365 accounts – September 19

    What is happening? IST will activate Microsoft Office 365 accounts for members of the following groups that have not yet activated their account:

  3. Sep. 10, 2019[Isthd] Discontinuing use of email domain – April 2020

    Why is this happening? The recommendation to move students and employees to a single email domain (i.e. was an outcome of a review of the current email environment that was conducted as part of the project to investigate moving Waterloo employee email to the Office 365 cloud environment.


    What is the impact? All Waterloo students and employees will use the email domain.

    What are the benefits? A common email domain will allow for:

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