Welcome to Science Computing

We offer computing support for the Faculty of Science. Our primary goal is customer service. We want to help you to....

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Get the content you want

  • Help setting up spam and other filters for email
  • Support for software and web resources (e.g. MS Office, library resources, Refworks, LEARN, adding funds to WatCard, printing)

Maintain the high performance you need

  • Troubleshooting for performance issues
  • Malware detection and removal

Connect with resources

  • Skype setup for meetings/defenses (usually requested through departmental grad coordinator)
  • Faculty member lab/link room bookings
  • Backups for faculty member research
  • flatbed scanner for student scanning
  • hardware configuration/hookup, upgrades and troubleshooting assistance

Need more information? Ask us!

  1. May 15, 2019Net-ID is being replaced with a better solution for guests

    New guest Wi-Fi service on campus (from Daily Bulletin, May 15, 2019) - Net-ID replacement

    The Net-ID service used for guest Wi-Fi access is being shut down, according to an announcement from Information Systems and Technology (IST).

    Net-ID will no longer be available beginning Saturday, June 1. After June 1, users connected to Eduroam using Net-ID (userid@netid.uwaterloo.ca) will be disconnected.

  2. Feb. 1, 2019Allan Fleming has retired

    After 35 plus years at UW, our colleague and friend Allan Fleming has retired. We wish him all the best in the future.

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