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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
Email: acohelp@uwaterloo.ca

Need help after ​hours?

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

Email
dcithelpdesk@uwaterloo.ca

Visit the Dana Porter Library Service Desk
Hours:
Mon-Fri:8:30am-8:30pm
Sat-Sun: 12:30pm-8:30pm
Call:
519-888-4567 x 38961
Email:
dptechhelp@uwaterloo.ca

General administrative questions?

ACO administrative extension is x 84542

  1. 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:

  2. Nov. 22, 2018[Isthd] Microsoft Home Use Program no longer offered – November 22

    What is happening? 

    The Microsoft Home Use Program has been discontinued and is being replaced with Microsoft Office 365.

  3. Nov. 21, 2018[Isthd] [Quest-announce] Quest will be unavailable 6:30am-10:30am EST on Wednesday November 28, 2018

    What is happening? 

    Quest will unavailable due to scheduled maintenance.

    When is this happening? 

    Wednesday, November 28, 2018 between 6:30am - 10:30am (EST).

    What is the impact? 

    During this time, Quest will be down and unavailable.

    Questions or concerns? 

    Please contact the ACO Help Desk, acohelp@uwaterloo.ca or extension 33190.

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