Computer Science Computing Facility

Welcome to CSCF (Computer Science Computing Facility). We are committed to providing Information Technology (IT) support to faculty, staff, students and visitors in the School of Computer Science at the University of Waterloo.

On this site, we offer information about your accounts, e-mail, printing, software, and other services. You will also find guides, tutorials, and pointers to help with technical questions.

  1. July 15, 2021Update for the July 17th, 2021 Planned Power Outage

    The Dean has provided for generator power in M3 and MC which will allow some services to continue through the power outage.

  2. June 14, 2021Planned power outage Saturday, July 17th, 2021 - all CS services will be unavailable

    There will be a complete power outage in the North Campus (within the Ring Road) on Saturday, July 17th for 12 to 14 hours.  All CS computing services will be shutdown for the duration.

  3. Oct. 16, 2020Mandatory two-factor authentication (2FA ) deadline is November 3rd, 2020

    As announced in a memo shared on June 10th, effective November 3rd, two-factor authentication (2FA) will be required to access a number of campus systems, including Office 365, Workday, Quest, LEARN, Concur, Unit4, and other systems supporting single sign-on authentication. This means that after November 3, your username and password alone will be insufficient to access campus systems. Only accounts protected by the University's 2FA service, Duo Security, will be permitted access.

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