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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

General administrative questions?

ACO administrative extension is x 84542

  1. Jan. 31, 2019[Isthd] Workday login issue - January 31

    What is happening? 

    An issue is preventing some new employees from logging into Workday and completing the employee onboarding process. IST is working to resolve this issue. 

    Questions or concerns? 

    Please contact the IST Service Desk, or ext. 44357. 

  2. Jan. 14, 2019[Isthd] WCMS upgrade to v2.7.0 - January 15 - 25

    What is happening? 

    All WCMS “FDSU”, single page, conference and publication sites are being upgraded to WCMS 2.7.0. This release does not affect UWaterloo Scholar sites. Full release notes are available at WCMS 2.7.0 release, these notes are preliminary and are expected to change.

    When is this happening? 

    Pilot sites, wms-dev, and wms-profiles will be updated:

  3. Dec. 6, 2018[Faccus] Exam scanning availability during December 2018

    What is happening? 

    During the month of December only, IST will host drop-in hours for exam scanning/processing. Clients may also continue to book appointments for this service, if preferred.

    Drop-in details: 

    Please come to the old IST Service Desk location in East Campus 2 (EC2) during the following times:

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