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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!

As the University responds to COVID-19, our physical office is temporarily closed. Please email us at acohelp@uwaterloo.ca.

Contact 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?

Contact 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

Contact 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

 
 
 
  1. July 29, 2020UWaterloo Scholar unavailable - July 29

    What is happening? UWaterloo Scholar is currently unavailable. IST is investigating and more information will be shared when available.

    Questions or concerns? Please contact the IST Service Desk, helpdesk@uwaterloo.ca or 519-888-4567 ext. 44357

  2. July 29, 2020Resolved: UWaterloo Scholar unavailable - July 29
    Resolved: UWaterloo Scholar has been restored. Users should be able to access UWaterloo Scholar again.
     
    Questions or concerns? Please contact the IST Service Desk, helpdesk@uwaterloo.ca or 519-888-4567 ext. 44357
     
  3. July 27, 2020COVID-19 related phishing attempts - July 27
    What is happeningThere has been an increased volume of COVID-19 related phishing emails being sent to members of the University. These phishing attacks are expected to continue in the foreseeable future. Please be vigilant and read emails carefully before responding. If you have received emails with subject lines similar to the following, do not click any links and do not reply:
    • Please read new Covid-19 details 
    • New Covid-19 info please read details
    • Covid-19 info please read details here

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